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2016 NCAA Softball Tournament Super Regionals Day 2 results, recaps, scores and updates

James Madison 3, LSU 2

The LSU Tigers fell in Game 1 of the Supers to James Madison who manufactured a big bottom of the seventh to walk it off and take a 1-0 lead in the Best of 3 series.

After putting two runners on, Megan Good, who went 2-for-4, brought the runners over to scoring position. Jessica Mrozek then laced a single to right field to bring in Morgan Tolle to score to give the Dukes a 3-2 victory.

Carley Hoover was unusually flustered on Friday allowing three runs and eight hits over 6.2 innings. What is perhaps most concerning about the outing was that while she struck out seven batters, she issued five walks and threw over 130 pitches. Hoover had previously been spectacular in the Baton Rouge Regional but if this first game of the series is any indication, she'll have her work cut out for her against this Dukes lineup.

Sandra Simmons kept up her hot hitting after getting a home run in the fifth inning. The aforementioned Megan Good took Hoover deep twice in the third and fifth innings.

Game 2 of the series comes tomorrow.

Georgia 3, Florida 2

With only one loss separating Florida from elimination, the Gators knew that they had to give it all they had in order to beat a skilled Georgia team that shut them out in game one of the Gainesville Super Regional.

They didn't.

It took an inning for these two squads to get the bats going, but even then the scoring was very limited early on.

The Bulldogs managed to muster up a run in the bottom of the second thanks to a solo home run from Katie Browne. It was at that point that the Gators began to be in trouble. Almost from the get-go, Florida, the two-time defending national champions, was playing from behind in a crucial elimination game.

Florida had a nice chance to score in the fourth after Amanda Lorenz hit an infield single, who was later advanced to third after a subsequent sac bunt and ground out. Unfortunately for the Gators, a foul out ended their opportunity, stranding a runner on third base.

The fifth inning, however, provided an opportunity even greater than the one Florida saw in the fourth. A leadoff single by Aleshia Ocasio was followed by a ground out and another single. Florida managed to tie the game, however, in a way that didn't involve any offense. With runners on the corners, Chelsea Wilkinson hit Aubree Munro with a pitch and then proceeded to hit Taylore Fuller as well, giving the Gators their first run of the ballgame. An Amanda Lorenz ground out later in the inning gave the Gators their first lead of the series at 2-1, which was a rather significant momentum shift for an offense that had been stymied by the Bulldogs up until that point.

From that point on, it seemed as if Florida had this game wrapped up. They were rolling, due in large part to Ocasio's great pitching. It all came undone in the seventh inning, however, as—with a runner on base—Kaylee Puailoa stepped in as a pinch hitter. With one powerful swing of the bat, she knocked the ball over a leaping Kirsti Merritt, past the centerfield wall, giving the Bulldogs a walkoff victory.

With that, Florida—a team that won the last two national championships and made the Women's College World Series in 10 of the last 12 years—was eliminated from the tournament. A very successful run has come to an end, but we may be seeing one in the making from Georgia, a team that is so much better than we originally thought—and they were good to begin with.

Alabama 2, Washington 1 (F/8)

There was drama again on Friday night as Alabama defeated Washington 2-1 in extra innings off a walk-off hit by Demi Turner.

The Tide stayed pace with the Huskies throughout much of the game as it was deadlocked at one thanks to the brilliant pitching on both sides. Alexis Osorio stepped up yet again and pitched a gem, going the distance, striking out 13 - a good ol' baker's dozen - and helped keep her team in the game and runners from crossing home plate often times.

The Tide can finish the Huskies off on Saturday afternoon in Tuscaloosa.