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2020 Fall Report: Ole Miss
Ole Miss had the challenge of dealing with the pandemic like everyone else. The Rebels also made a change atop the program with the addition of Jamie Trachsel.
2020 Fall Report: Michigan
Michigan has high hopes with the return of two big-time arms and much more for the 2021. Here’s our in-depth look at its fall workouts.
2020 Fall Report: Ohio State
Ohio State was .500 when the 2020 season ended, but Kelly Kovach Schoenly and Co. feel like ’21 will be a different story.
2020 Fall Report: Mississippi State
Mississippi State was in the midst of an excellent campaign when the 2020 season ended. Now, the Bulldogs hope to emulate that in ’21.
2020 Fall Report: Auburn
Auburn has added several newcomers to the roster, while also returning a few seniors. Here’s our in-depth look at the Tigers as fall workouts continue.
2020 Fall Report: Texas A&M
Texas A&M has had some issues with COVID at times this fall, but is full speed ahead with the 2021 nearing. Here’s our in-depth look at the Aggies.
2020 Fall Report: Duke
Duke finally felt like it was making some serious ground in 2020 before the season was shuttered. Now, it hopes to finish the job in ’21.
Cal Receives $500,000 Facility Donation From Rivera Family
NFL head coach Ron Rivera and his wife Stephanie donated $500,000 to upgrade Cal’s softball facility, the school announced Thursday.
2020 Fall Report: South Carolina
South Carolina has some talented returnees back, while the newcomers add athleticism and versatility. We take a deep dive into the Gamecocks this fall.
2020 Fall Report: Clemson
Clemson Softball is in the midst of fall workouts and we take an in-depth look at what to expect from the Tigers in the spring;.
Torn Bicep Helps Florida Win Historic Title
Florida captured the first WCWS title in program history in 2014. But not many know about a serious injury during BP that helped the Gators accomplish the milestone.
Jessie Warren’s Double Play Defines FSU’s Decade of Success
Jessie Warren’s diving double play left an indelible mark in softball history. It was the defining play of the last decade for Florida State, and it’s impact reverberated well beyond.
Uniform Numbers Require History Lessons at Washington
Before they are allowed to wear a jersey number, Washington’s players have to contact the players that wore the number before them and provide a report.
Softball Among Programs Cut at La Salle
The La Salle softball program was one of seven sports cut in an effort to save money, the university announced on Tuesday.
McNeese State Players Help Rebuild After Hurricane
After Hurricane Laura caused unimaginable destruction, McNeese State players volunteered most of their time to help others in the community.
Inside Kentucky’s Push For More Recognition
Kentucky was a national contender, yet the program’s players were being overlooked for major awards. The Wildcats worked hard to change that.
Northern Exposure: North Dakota State Thrives in All Elements
North Dakota may not be known as a softball hotbed, but the North Dakota State program has become a cold-weather model for consistent success.
BYU’s NCAA Breakthrough Remains Magical
The 2010 BYU softball team is the first and only in program history to reach the NCAA Super Regional round. The players still have lasting memories.
Wrestling Bet Helps Cowgirls Regain Swagger
Oklahoma State’s Kenny Gajewski lost a bet to his team and a wrestling match to a legend. But the 2016 wager helped establish a blue-collar mentality that has sustained.
Transparency Key to Knighten’s Historical Hire
MJ Knighten didn’t feel like she was ready to be a head coach. But the historical University of San Diego hire views that as a positive.
Lefthanded Expansion Lifts Northwestern
Michelle Gascoigne’s arrival as pitching coach at Northwestern in 2015 helped the program discover the value of having left-handers on the staff.
Arkansas Builds Into Crowd-Pleasing Program
Going from 50 people in the stands to hosting an NCAA regional with thousands a few years later was a breakthrough moment for Arkansas.
Boston U. Players Excelling On And Off The Field
Boston’s success on the field hasn’t come at the expense of academics. Players are encouraged to pursue any major, no matter how rigorous.
LBSU’s Special Source of Inspiration
For the last decade, Jenna Jackson has been an integral part of the Long Beach State program. Here’s why.
New League’s Media-Centric Focus Fits AJ Andrews
Former LSU star AJ Andrews will be combining her love for softball and media while playing in the inaugural Athletes Unlimited pro league.
Fullerton’s Dockins ‘Needs Some Love Sent Her Way’ After Medical Complications
Cal State Fullerton pitcher Taylor Dockins has been fighting cancer for the last four years. She recently endured another medical setback.