2021 Fall Report: UCF

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Cindy Ball-Malone and UCF had another successful year in 2021. The Knights earned big-time wins over the likes of Arizona and Florida, even giving the eventual national runner-ups Florida State trouble in the Tallahassee Regional.

However, making regionals isn’t the goal for Ball-Malone’s program. She wants to get to Super Regionals and the Women’s College World Series. Last season, she worked a lot with the hitters and the infield, but after a conversation with senior pitcher Gianna Mancha, where she said she wanted to work more with her head coach, Ball-Malone came to the realization that she’s a pitcher[…]