1994 NCAA Division I Softball Tournament

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1994 NCAA Division I
Softball Tournament
Teams32
Finals site
ChampionsArizona (3rd title)
Runner-upCal State Northridge(2nd WCWS Appearance)
Winning coachMike Candrea (3rd title)

The 1994 NCAA Division I Softball Tournament was the thirteenth annual tournament to determine the national champion of NCAA women's collegiate softball. Held during May 1994, thirty-two Division I college softball teams contested the championship. The tournament featured eight regionals of four teams, each in a double elimination format. The 1994 Women's College World Series was held in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma from May 26 through May 30 and marked the conclusion of the 1994 NCAA Division I softball season. Arizona won their third championship, and second consecutive, by defeating Cal State Northridge 4–0 in the final game.[1][2]

Qualifying[edit]

Regionals[edit]

Regional No. 1[edit]

  First Round Semi-Finals Finals
                             
UIC 58  
DePaul 4  
  UIC 112  
  Notre Dame 0  
Notre Dame 38
Indiana 0  
  UIC 2 7
  Indiana 4 3
DePaul 4  
Indiana 6  
  Notre Dame 0
  Indiana 85  
  • UIC qualifies for WCWS

Regional No. 2[edit]

  First Round Semi-Finals Finals
                             
UNLV 28  
South Carolina 1  
  UNLV 19  
  UCLA 0  
UCLA 2
Georgia State 1  
  UNLV 1 2
  UCLA 28 3
South Carolina 6  
Georgia State 1  
  UCLA 3
  South Carolina 1  
  • UCLA qualifies for WCWS

Regional No. 3[edit]

  First Round Semi-Finals Finals
                             
Cal State Fullerton 2  
Washington 1  
  Cal State Fullerton 0  
  Cal State Northridge 95  
Cal State Northridge 85
Maine 0  
  Cal State Northridge 0 4
  Cal State Fullerton 2 0
Washington 106  
Maine 0  
  Cal State Fullerton 4
  Washington 0  
  • Cal State Northridge qualifies for WCWS

Regional No. 4[edit]

  First Round Semi-Finals Finals
                             
Utah 110  
Princeton 0  
  Utah 0  
  Southwestern Louisiana 19  
Southwestern Louisiana 3
McNeese State 0  
  Southwestern Louisiana 2 0
  Utah 38 2
Princeton 2  
McNeese State 0  
  Utah 2
  Princeton 1  
  • Utah qualifies for WCWS

Regional No. 5[edit]

  First Round Semi-Finals Finals
                             
Missouri 1  
Kansas 0  
  Missouri 1  
  Hawaii 2  
Hawaii 1
Drake 0  
  Hawaii 1 1
  Missouri 313 28
Kansas 3  
Drake 0  
  Missouri 1
  Kansas 0  
  • Missouri qualifies for WCWS

Regional No. 6[edit]

  First Round Semi-Finals Finals
                             
Oregon 3  
California 2  
  Oregon 0  
  Fresno State 1  
Fresno State 3
Central Michigan 0  
  Fresno State 5
  Oregon 0
California 86  
Central Michigan 0  
  Oregon 220
  California 1  
  • Fresno State qualifies for WCWS

Regional No. 7[edit]

  First Round Semi-Finals Finals
                             
Oklahoma 3  
Florida State 1  
  Oklahoma 3  
  Oklahoma State 4  
Oklahoma State 1
Providence 0  
  Oklahoma State 2
  Oklahoma 1
Florida State 0  
Providence 4  
  Oklahoma 4
  Providence 1  
  • Oklahoma State qualifies for WCWS

Regional No. 8[edit]

  First Round Semi-Finals Finals
                             
Texas A&M 6  
Rutgers 2  
  Texas A&M 0  
  Arizona 5  
Arizona 7
Canisius 0  
  Arizona 6
  Texas A&M 0
Rutgers 3  
Canisius 49  
  Texas A&M 9
  Canisius 0  
  • Arizona qualifies for WCWS

Women's College World Series[edit]

Participants[edit]

  1. Arizona
  2. Cal State Northridge
  3. Oklahoma State
  4. UCLA
  5. Fresno State
  6. Utah
  7. Missouri
  8. UIC

Bracket[edit]

  First round Second round Semifinals Finals
                                       
1 Arizona 8  
8 UIC 0 5  
  1 Arizona 3  
  5 Fresno State 0  
4 UCLA 0
5 Fresno State 1  
  1 Arizona 5  
  4 UCLA 2  
8 UIC 0 5  
4 UCLA 9  
  4 UCLA 11
  6 Utah 1  
  1 Arizona 4
  2 Cal State Northridge 0
3 Oklahoma State 0 8  
6 Utah 2  
  6 Utah 1
  2 Cal State Northridge 5  
7 Missouri 3
2 Cal State Northridge 5  
  2 Cal State Northridge 2 15 4
  3 Oklahoma State 3 2  
3 Oklahoma State 7  
7 Missouri 3  
  3 Oklahoma State 2
  5 Fresno State 0  

Championship Game[edit]

[3]

School Top Batter Stats.
Arizona Laura Espinoza (SS) &

Leah Braatz (C)

1-3 RBI K
Cal State Northridge Beth Calcante (LF) 1-3 2B 2Ks
School Pitcher IP H R ER BB SO AB BF
Arizona Susie Parra (W) 7.0 1 0 0 1 13 22 23
Cal State Northridge Jennifer Richardson (L) 4.0 7 4 4 0 3 19 21
Cal State Northridge Amy Windmiller 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 6 6

All-Tournament Team[edit]

The following players were named to the All-Tournament Team[4]

Pos Name School
P Susie Parra Arizona
Amy Day Oklahoma State
C Leah Braatz Arizona
1B Amy Chellevold Arizona
2B Jenny Dalton Arizona
3B Shannon Jones Cal State Northridge
SS April Austin Oklahoma State
OF Leah O'Brien Arizona
Jen Fleming Cal State Northridge
Beth Calcante Cal State Northridge
AL Ginny Mike UCLA
Kim Ward Oklahoma State

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2015 WCWS Records: 1990s Brackets/Rosters/Stats (PDF). NCAA. Retrieved June 4, 2017.
  2. ^ 2015 WCWS Records: WCWS All-Time Results (PDF). NCAA. Retrieved June 4, 2017.
  3. ^ "1994 Women's Division I Softball College World Series Game 14". Ncaa.org. Retrieved 2018-06-08.
  4. ^ 2015 WCWS Records: All-Time Tournament Records and Results (PDF). NCAA. p. 3. Retrieved June 4, 2017.