Sophomore Allison Brown has a team-high 21 RBI and an SEC-leading 10 doubles.
March 11, 2013
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Just two days after concluding its Southeastern Conference opening series at No. 15 Kentucky, the Ole Miss softball team (17-11, 1-2 SEC) now prepares for a Tuesday matchup at Belmont University.
Tuesday’s game against the Bruins (7-8), which starts at 3:30 p.m. CT, will be the Rebels’ ninth straight game away from the friendly confines of the Ole Miss Softball Complex.
“We really want to thank Vanderbilt for allowing us to work out in their gym and Belmont for opening their indoor batting facility to us,” Ole Miss softball head coach Windy Thees said. “We’ve been working hard and all of these road games will help us grow and get better as the season continues to move forward.”
Ole Miss took one of three games against the top-15 ranked Wildcats at their newly renovated stadium. The Rebels were led at the plate from junior first baseman Londen Ladner, who went 5-9 at the plate with three doubles and three RBI.
Junior center fielder RT Cantillo leads Ole Miss with a .408 batting average, including a team-high 31 hits and 23 runs scored. Sophomore third baseman Allison Brown has a team-high 21 RBI and an SEC-leading 10 doubles.
The Rebels continue to be one of the best defensive teams in the conference, posting an SEC-best .988 fielding percentage and the fewest number of errors (nine) in the conference.
Belmont (7-8) is a member of the Ohio Valley Conference along with Tennessee-Martin, who Ole Miss defeated 9-8 in eight innings at the Red & Blue Classic and will play again Wednesday in Martin, Tenn.
The Bruins are led by Kat Hollingsworth, who is hitting a team-best .431 with nine doubles, two home runs and 14 RBI. Carolyn Snodgress has paced Belmont in the circle, posting a 3-1 record with a 1.40 ERA in 35.0 innings of work.
Not only will Saturday's matchup between No. 4 Auburn and No. 7 Ole Miss feature the first-ever meeting of top-10 team in Oxford, but it will feature half of the top four of the College Football Playoff Top 25 rankings... read more
Ole Miss Athletics Week in ReviewOct. 20-26, 2014Football- Ole Miss took its first loss of the season with a 10-7 defeat to No. 23 LSU in Baton Rouge.- The Rebels held LSU to 10 points and created four turnovers (two... read more
In this week's edition of Observations from the Best Seat in the House, Metz Camfield and I teamed up to give you our thoughts and opinions of the week that was in Ole Miss athletics. I was able to travel... read more
BATON ROUGE, La. -- Ole Miss had its chances. The Ole Miss defense made seven points stand up for the better part of four quarters, forcing four turnovers and limiting LSU to just three points on its first three trips... read more
Three areas to watch as No. 3 Ole Miss travels to No. 23 LSU for an SEC West Showdown on Saturday. Stopping The Run Not just this year, but throughout head coach Les Miles' tenure, LSU's running game has been... read more
Ahead of a rivalry renewed on a national stage, complete with a visit of ESPN's "College GameDay" and the mystique of a Saturday night game in Death Valley, here's link roundup of videos and stories from local and national media... read more
Extra Emphasis on Special Teams Play Through the years, special teams play has provided a winning edge in the Ole Miss-LSU rivalry, and and you don't have to go all the way back to Billy Cannon's 1959 Halloween run. In... read more
Highlights from Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze and LSU head coach Les Miles on the SEC teleconference Wednesday, ahead of Saturday's game in Baton Rouge.For the full SEC teleconference, go here.Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze (starts at 1:06:12... read more
Ole Miss Athletics Week in ReviewOct. 13-19, 2014Football- Ole Miss rode its dominant defense to a 34-3 homecoming win over Tennessee on Saturday to improve to 7-0 overall and 4-0 in Southeastern Conference play.- The Rebels are 7-0 for just... read more
It's Sunday, so that means it's time for this week's Observations from the Best Seat in the House. There was no shortage of observations surrounding the Homecoming festivities this weekend. Let's get into it:1. When "College GameDay" visits Baton Rouge,... read more
The winning formula revealed itself as it has throughout the season: a dominant defense and a mistake-free offense. The Ole Miss defense forced four turnovers, while the Ole Miss offense did not commit a single turnover in a workmanlike 34-3... read more
Three areas to watch as No. 3 Ole Miss faces Tennessee for Homecoming on Saturday.'Third Down for What'Tennessee is very dangerous, Ole Miss football head coach Hugh Freeze said, because its talented, particularly if it gets momentum and confidence during... read more