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2010 College Softball World Series: Tennessee, UCLA One Win Away

Published by on June 5, 2010

The UCLA Bruins and the Tennessee Lady Vols are one win away from meeting in the College World Series.

Andrea Harrison tied a record with her third home run at the Women's College World Series, Samantha Camuso and Julie Burney also homered and UCLA out-slugged Hawaii 5-2 on Friday night to advance in the bracket.

Hawaii (50-15) came in with an NCAA record 156 home runs but were overpowered by a Bruins team who had won their previous three games by the mercy rule.

Camuso hit a two-run homer in the second inning as the fifth-seeded Bruins (47-11) chased starter Stephanie Ricketts (30-9) after she had gotten only three outs. Burney and Harrison added solo home runs for the Bruins.

Alexandra Aguirre provided Hawaii's offense with a two-run homer in the fourth after fouling off 14 straight pitches by Megan Langenfeld (13-1).

Erinn Webb hit her second career grand slam as Tennessee held off a late rally to beat SEC rivals Georgia 7-5 on Friday night

The Lady Vols (49-13) never scored more than four runs in a game during three World Series trips with Monica Abbott, the NCAA's career leader wins and strikeouts. But this is a far different tea...

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