SB: Saturday's Results

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Big Ten Results
Ohio State-MIchigan State halted, Top 4th
COLUMBUS, Ohio - After an hour delay, the Ohio State-Michigan State softball game was postponed in the top of the fourth inning because of rain showers in the Columbus area. The game will resume at 11 a.m. Sunday at Buckeye Field. Michigan State held a 7-0 lead with two outs with runners on first and third in the top of the fourth before play was stopped at 7:15 p.m.

Wisconsin 4, Purdue 1
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Freshman Cassandra Darrah gave up just three hits and Wisconsin took advantage of four Purdue errors en route to a 4-1 win on Saturday afternoon at the Varsity Softball Complex in West Lafayette, Ind. The Badgers improve to 28-22 on the year and 7-10 in the Big Ten with the win. It's now the team's winningest season since going 31-24 overall and 11-9 in the conference in 2005. Purdue falls to 28-15-2 overall and 6-6-1 within the conference. RECAP

Indiana 1, Northwestern 0
EVANSTON, Ill. - Freshman second baseman Ashley Warrum laced a RBI triple with two outs in the third inning that proved to be the difference as Indiana claimed a 1-0 victory over Northwestern (22-18, 4-11) at Drysdale Field in Evanston, Ill. With the win, Indiana increases its win streak to 15 straight games, the longest active streak in the country. Indiana (35-15, 15-2 Big Ten) has also won 14 straight Big Ten games to extend its school record. The one run proved to be enough support for Morgan Melloh (30-14) in the circle, as she whiffed 13 Northwestern batters on the afternoon and allowed just two hits. It is her 12th shutout of the season and second straight shutout. She senior left-handed pitcher now has 454 strikeouts on the year to match her single-season career high that she set her freshman season at Fresno State. RECAP

Michigan 4, Minnesota 2
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- The No. 2-ranked University of Michigan softball team registered its eighth comeback win in Big Ten Conference play this season, using a three-run fifth inning to edge Minnesota, 4-2, on Saturday evening (May 7) at the Wilpon Complex, home of Alumni Field. Senior first baseman Dorian Shaw (Burke, Va./Robinson SS) and junior third baseman Amanda Chidester (Allen Park, Mich./Cabrini HS) headlined the Wolverine offense, posting similar 2-for-3 efforts and driving in a run apiece in the No. 3 and cleanup spots, respectively. Shaw pushed in the go-ahead run on a run-scoring double in the fifth. RECAP

Iowa 1, Penn State 0
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Freshman Michelle Zoeller scored the game-winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning to lift the University of Iowa softball team to a 1-0 victory over Penn State Saturday night at Pearl Field. Zoeller reached in the Hawkeyes' final-at bat with a single up the middle with one out. After moving to second on a Katie Keim groundout, Zoeller rounded the bases when PSU's Lauren Yao booted a hard hit Chelsey Carmody grounder at second base to send Iowa to the 1-0 win. RECAP

Non-Conference Results
Illinois 2, Western Illinois 0
Illinois 3, Western Illinois 2

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