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Walk-off puts Michigan in fast lane

Wolverines escape Louisiana-Lafayette upset, win in eight innings

Updated: May 29, 2013, 4:04 PM ET
By Graham Hays | espnW.com

ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Nobody in softball knows quite so well as Carol Hutchins that a pleasant day in May can turn cruel in a matter of minutes. It did yet again on Friday for one of her Michigan teams, which was a single strike away from victory.

Only this time, there was room in the script for redemption.

With one swing, Ashley Lane put Oklahoma City within reach for a group of Wolverines who are unfamiliar with the place. Lane's walk-off home run gave her team a 4-3 ...

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