Aleshia Ocasio Wins Athletes Unlimited ChampionshipTop Stories
Athletes Unlimited’s first champion was a reminder of what it took for softball and women’s sports to arrive at this moment. The second champion offers optimism for what comes next.
It might be that Aleshia Ocasio pulled off the more difficult feat.
With the championship effectively settled a night earlier, Monday’s season finale served as an opportunity to say farewell to one champion and celebrate another. Two decades after facing Team USA as a teenager, and a year after winning the inaugural Athletes Unlimited title, Cat Osterman stepped into the circle for the final time. Ocasio started opposite the legend.[…]