2005 Michigan Softball Schedule

NCAA Champion

Overall Record: 65-7
Big Ten Record: 15-2 (1st place)

Date Opponent U-M
Rank
Opp.
Rank
Site Time TV Score Record Inn U-M Pitcher
Louisville Slugger Desert Classic
Fri, Feb 11 Tennessee Las Vegas, Nev. 11:15 a.m. rained out
Fri, Feb 11 Central Florida 8 Las Vegas, Nev. 8:15 p.m. rained out 0-0
Sat, Feb 12 Baylor 8 17 Las Vegas, Nev. 3:00 p.m. L, 6-7 0-1 Motycka (0-1)
Sat, Feb 12 California-Santa Barbara 8 Las Vegas, Nev. 8:00 p.m. W, 7-2 1-1 Ritter (1-0)
Sun, Feb 13 Utah 8 Las Vegas, Nev. 8:30 a.m. W, 7-1 2-1 Motycka (1-1)
Sun, Feb 13 Oregon 8 13 Las Vegas, Nev. 10:30 a.m. W, 9-0 3-1 (5) Ritter (2-0)
Florida Atlantic Classic
Fri, Feb 18 North Carolina State 8 Boca Raton, Fla. 9:00 a.m. W, 3-0 4-1 Wilson (1-0)
Fri, Feb 18 Pittsburgh 8 Boca Raton, Fla. 11:00 a.m. W, 3-0 5-1 Ritter (3-0)
Sat, Feb 19 Rutgers 8 Boca Raton, Fla. 3:00 p.m. W, 8-0 6-1 (5) Motycka (2-1)
Sat, Feb 19 Florida Atlantic 8 Boca Raton, Fla. 7:00 p.m. W, 12-3 7-1 (6) Ritter (4-0)
Sun, Feb 20 Florida Atlantic 8 Boca Raton, Fla. 11:00 a.m. W, 9-1 8-1 (5) Wilson (2-0)
NFCA Leadoff Classic
Fri, Feb 25 South Carolina 8 Columbus, Ga. 2:30 p.m. W, 9-3 9-1 Motycka (3-1)
Fri, Feb 25 Georgia Tech 8 13 Columbus, Ga. 5:00 p.m. W, 4-1 10-1 Ritter (5-0)
Sat, Feb 26 Southern Illinois 8 Columbus, Ga. 12:30 p.m. W, 3-0 11-1 Wilson (3-0)
Sat, Feb 26 Creighton 8 Columbus, Ga. 4:30 p.m. W, 7-0 12-1 Motycka (4-1)
Sun, Feb 27 Florida State 8 21 Columbus, Ga. 11:00 a.m. rained out 12-1
Sun, Feb 27 Championship Game Columbus, Ga. 1:00 p.m. rained out
Tue, Mar 1 Florida 8 15 Gainesville, Fla. 4:00 p.m. W, 4-0 13-1 Ritter (6-0)
Tue, Mar 1 Florida 8 15 Gainesville, Fla. W, 4-1 14-1 Wilson (4-0)
Wed, Mar 2 Central Florida 7 Orlando, Fla. 1:00 p.m. W, 4-1 15-1 Ritter (7-0)
Wed, Mar 2 Central Florida 7 Orlando, Fla. W, 7-0 16-1 Wilson (5-0)
USF Louisville Slugger Tournament
Fri, Mar 4 Chattanooga 7 Tampa, Fla. 11:00 a.m. W, 2-1 17-1 (8) Wilson (6-0)
Fri, Mar 4 South Florida 7 Tampa, Fla. 3:00 p.m. W, 9-0 18-1 (5) Ritter (8-0)
Sat, Mar 5 Temple 7 Tampa, Fla. 9:00 a.m. W, 4-0 19-1 Wilson (7-0)
Sat, Mar 5 Florida 7 16 Tampa, Fla. 11:00 a.m. W, 6-2 20-1 Ritter (9-0)
Sun, Mar 6 Pittsburgh 7 Tampa, Fla. 9:00 a.m. W, 9-0 21-1 (5) Wilson (8-0)
Kia Klassic
Thu, Mar 17 Cal State-Fullerton 4 Fullerton, Calif. 6:15 p.m. W, 3-2 22-1 Wilson (9-0)
Thu, Mar 17 Fresno State 4 24 Fullerton, Calif. 8:30 p.m. W, 6-0 23-1 Ritter (10-0)
Fri, Mar 18 North Carolina 5 Fullerton, Calif. 11:15 a.m. W, 5-0 24-1 Wilson (10-0)
Sat, Mar 19 DePaul 4 Fullerton, Calif. 4:00 p.m. W, 1-0 25-1 Ritter (11-0)
Sun, Mar 20 Texas 5 11 Fullerton, Calif. 10:30 a.m. W, 7-0 26-1 Wilson (11-0)
Sun, Mar 20 Arizona 5 1 Fullerton, Ariz. 1:15 p.m. W, 6-2 27-1 Ritter (12-0)
Louisville Courtyard by Marriott Classic
Fri, Mar 25 Western Kentucky 1 Louisville, Ky. 4:00 p.m. W, 2-0 28-1 Ritter (13-0)
Fri, Mar 25 Middle Tennessee State 1 Louisville, Ky. 6:00 p.m. W, 17-1 29-1 Motycka (5-1)
Sat, Mar 26 Louisville 1 Louisville, Ky. 12:00 p.m. W, 2-1 30-1 Wilson (12-0)
Sat, Mar 26 Louisville 1 Louisville, Ky. 2:30 p.m. W, 7-0 31-1 Ritter (14-0)
Wed, Mar 30 Bowling Green 1 Bowling Green, Ohio 4:00 p.m. W, 6-0 32-1 Wilson (13-0)
Fri, Apr 1 Iowa* 1 24 Ann Arbor, Mich. 4:00 p.m. L, 2-5 32-2 Wilson (13-1)
Sat, Apr 2 Iowa* 1 24 Ann Arbor, Mich. 1:00 p.m. W, 3-1 33-2 Ritter (15-0)
Sun, Apr 3 Illinois* 1 Ann Arbor, Mich. 12:00 p.m. W, 8-7 34-2 Ritter (16-0)
Sun, Apr 3 Illinois* 1 Ann Arbor, Mich. W, 10-0 35-2 (5) Wilson (14-1)
Wed, Apr 6 Central Michigan 1 Mt. Pleasant, Mich. 2:00 p.m. L, 4-5 35-3 Wilson (14-2)
Wed, Apr 6 Central Michigan 1 Mt. Pleasant, Mich. W, 7-3 36-3 Wilson (15-2)
Fri, Apr 8 Wisconsin* 1 Madison, Wis. 6:00 p.m. W, 3-2 37-3 (8) Wilson (16-2)
Sat, Apr 9 Wisconsin* 1 Madison, Wis. 12:00 p.m. W, 8-0 38-3 (6) Wilson (17-2)
Sun, Apr 10 Minnesota* 1 Minneapolis, Minn. 12:00 p.m. W, 4-0 39-3 Ritter (17-0)
Sun, Apr 10 Minnesota* 1 Minneapolis, Minn. W, 11-0 40-3 (5) Wilson (18-2)
Fri, Apr 15 Purdue* 1 West Lafayette, Ind. 3:00 p.m. W, 3-0 41-3 Ritter (18-0)
Sat, Apr 16 Purdue* 1 West Lafayette, Ind. 12:00 p.m. W, 6-2 42-3 Ritter (19-0)
Sun, Apr 17 Indiana* 1 Bloomington, Ind. 12:00 p.m. W, 9-0 43-3 (5) Ritter (20-0)
Sun, Apr 17 Indiana* 1 Bloomington, Ind. W, 10-2 44-3 (6) Ritter (21-0)
Tue, Apr 19 Eastern Michigan 1 Ann Arbor, Mich. 4:00 p.m. W, 5-1 45-3 Wilson (19-2)
Tue, Apr 19 Eastern Michigan 1 Ann Arbor, Mich. W, 14-2 46-3 (5) Ritter (22-0)
Fri, Apr 22 Penn State* 1 Ann Arbor, Mich. 6:00 p.m. L, 1-2 46-4 Ritter (22-1)
Sat, Apr 23 Penn State* Ann Arbor, Mich. 12:00 p.m. cancelled
Sun, Apr 24 Ohio State* Ann Arbor, Mich. 1:00 p.m. ESPNU cancelled
Sun, Apr 24 Ohio State* Ann Arbor, Mich. cancelled
Sun, May 1 Michigan State* 1 Ann Arbor, Mich. 1:00 p.m. W, 8-0 47-4 (5) Ritter (23-1)
Sun, May 1 Michigan State* 1 Ann Arbor, Mich. W, 9-1 48-4 (5) Ritter (24-1)
Wed, May 4 Western Michigan 1 Ann Arbor, Mich. 4:00 p.m. W, 2-0 49-4 Wilson (20-2)
Wed, May 4 Western Michigan Ann Arbor, Mich. W, 5-0 50-4 Ritter (25-1)
Sat, May 7 Northwestern* 1 19 Ann Arbor, Mich. 6:00 p.m. W, 3-0 51-4 Ritter (26-1)
Sun, May 8 Northwestern* 1 19 Ann Arbor, Mich. 1:00 p.m. W, 8-7 52-4 Wilson (21-2)
Big Ten Tournament
Thu, May 12 Michigan State 1 Ann Arbor, Mich. 7:30 p.m. W, 6-2 53-4 Ritter (27-1)
Fri, May 13 Wisconsin 1 Ann Arbor, Mich. 7:30 p.m. postponed
Sat, May 14 Wisconsin 1 Ann Arbor, Mich. 11:00 a.m. W, 10-1 54-4 (5) Wilson (22-2)
Sat, May 14 Iowa 1 22 Ann Arbor, Mich. 2:30 p.m. W, 7-2 55-4 Ritter (28-1)
NCAA Regional
Fri, May 20 Canisius 1 Ann Arbor, Mich. 7:00 p.m. W, 8-1 56-4 Ritter (29-1)
Sat, May 21 Seton Hall 1 Ann Arbor, Mich. 1:00 p.m. W, 5-0 57-4 Ritter (30-1)
Sun, May 22 North Carolina 1 Ann Arbor, Mich. 5:00 p.m. W, 6-0 58-4 Ritter (31-1)
NCAA Super Regional
Fri, May 27 Washington 1 21 Ann Arbor, Mich. 7:00 p.m. CSTV W, 4-1 59-4 Ritter (32-1)
Sat, May 28 Washington 1 21 Ann Arbor, Mich. 2:00 p.m. CSTV L, 2-3 59-5 Ritter (32-2)
Sat, May 28 Washington 1 21 Ann Arbor, Mich. 5:00 p.m. CSTV W, 11-2 60-5 (6) Ritter (33-2)
Women's College World Series
Thu, Jun 2 DePaul 1 Oklahoma City, Okla. 6:30 p.m. ESPN2 W, 3-0 61-5 Ritter (34-2)
Fri, Jun 3 Texas 1 7 Oklahoma City, Okla. 9:30 p.m. ESPN2 W, 4-0 62-5 Ritter (35-2)
Sun, Jun 5 Tennessee 1 11 Oklahoma City, Okla. 7:00 p.m. ESPN L, 0-2 62-6 (11) Ritter (35-3)
Mon, Jun 6 Tennessee 1 11 Oklahoma City, Okla. 12:00 p.m. ESPN2 W, 3-2 63-6 Ritter (36-3)
Mon, Jun 6 UCLA 1 12 Oklahoma City, Okla. 6:30 p.m. ESPN L, 0-5 63-7 Ritter (36-4)
Tue, Jun 7 UCLA 1 12 Oklahoma City, Okla. 6:30 p.m. ESPN W, 5-2 64-7 Ritter (37-4)
Wed, Jun 8 UCLA 1 12 Oklahoma City, Okla. 6:30 p.m. ESPN W, 4-1 65-7 (10) Ritter (38-4)