Sophomore pitcher Emily Weiman goes the distance in the longest postseason game in both NC State and Tennessee history. An 11th-inning, run-scoring triple ended the classic pitcher's duel between Weiman and Tennessee's Ellen Renfroe. The Pack played a second game later Saturday night.
The senior left fielder smacked her eighth homer of the season in the bottom of the sixth, leading NC State to its first win ever in the first game of an NCAA Regional, a 2-0 victory over James Madison in the NCAA Knoxville Regional. Sophomore righthander Emily Weiman picked up the complete-game win.
The ACC Pitcher of the Year and ACC Championship MVP has won 31 games this season for the Wolfpack, which faces James Madison on Friday at 3:30 p.m. in the NCAA Knoxville Region.
Sophomore pitcher Emily Weiman shut down the Seminoles with a four-hit shutout to win her 31st game of the season. The 2013 ACC Pitcher of the Year was also named the tournament's Most Valuable Player. The Pack will receive the ACC's automatic berth into the NCAA Championship.
NC State's softball team won its 10th straight game and its 17th in its last 19 outings with a 7-0 win over Virginia in the quarterfinals of the ACC Championship in Tallahassee, Fla. Davis now has 26 homers on the season and Weiman has 29 wins. The Pack faces Virginia Tech on Friday at 1 p.m. in the semifinals.
As a Freshman (2012)