Central Regional 11,

Southern Regional 5

Central pitcher Stephanie Pepper allowed five hits, struck out 12 and walked one, and at the plate she went 2-for-4 with four RBIs.

Southern's Fran Aimone was 3-for-3 with a two-run double. Rams pitcher Jessica Hewitt struck out six.

Central Regional 310 340 0-11 13 1

Southern Regional 000 200 3-5 7 5

2B-Pepper C. Aimone S. 3B-Smalock C.

WP-Pepper 12k (9-6). LP-Hewitt 6k (5-8).

Records-Central 9-6, Southern 5-8.