Roy Williams’ Scholarship Donation Is A ‘Blessing’ For UNC Seniors
North Carolina men’s hoops coach Roy Williams donated more than $600,000 to fund scholarships of seniors whose seasons were cut short. That includes UNC pitcher Brittany Pickett and infielder Campbell Hutcherson.
FGCL Wrap: Putting A Bow On An Incredible Summer
The Florida Gulf Coast League had a summer to remember, and our Tara Henry discusses the championship and more with Gray Robertson.
Relieved Missouri Ready To Contend For Championships Again
Missouri received great news earlier this month when the NCAA informed them the program was eligible to participate in the postseason in 2021. Now, it prepares for the road ahead.
Florida’s Longley Preparing For Larger Role With Summer Reps
Sarah Longley knows she’ll have big cleats to fill at Florida to replace starting shortstop Sophia Reynoso. The rising sophomore has been playing in the Florida Gulf Coast League to get some reps in preparation.
Breaking Down FGCL’s Summer All-Stars
The Florida Gulf Coast League’s All-Stars will head across the Sunshine State to face off with the USSSA Pride club. Tara Henry dissects each of the FGCL’s All Stars.
Enquist, NFCA Partner To Create The Natasha Watley Scholarship For Social Change
The NFCA on Wednesday announced the creation of the Natasha Watley Scholarship for Social Change, in partnership with former UCLA head coach Sue Enquist. The scholarship will provide financial assistance to a Black coach at any level to attend the annual NFCA National Convention. Enquist is funding the scholarship named after her former All-American infielder.
Texas A&M’s Harley-Riding Backstop Making Noise This Summer
From motorcycle riding to softball, Haley Lee has never been afraid to expand her horizons and try new things. The Texas A&M rising junior catcher is looking the part at the Florida Gulf Coast League this summer.
FGCL Playoffs Primer: Top-Seeded River Mocs Favored
The Florida Gulf Coast League culminates with a single elimination playoff, as the River Mocs look to take the crown after a strong regular season showing.
Softball To Lead Off Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has announced the new schedule for the postponed 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. Softball is slated to lead off the games at 9:00 a.m. JST on July 21, 2021, two days before the Opening Ceremony, at Fukushima Azuma Baseball Stadium. Fukushima Azuma Baseball Stadium will host the five opening rounds, while the […]
FGCL Closes Season with Home Run Derby, All-Star Game and “Coasty Awards”
Learn more about the 2020 Florida Gulf Coast League Home Run Derby, All-Star Game rosters, and first-ever “Coasty” Awards!
Florida Gulf Coast League: Week Four Insider
As teams begin to prepare for the playoffs at the Florida Gulf Coast League, Furman’s Riley Ludlam and others are standing out.
D1Softball Analytics No. 1 Pitcher: Virginia Tech’s Keely Rochard
Virginia Tech’s Keely Rochard was having a 2020 to remember and we take an in-depth look at how she got to this point.
D1Softball Analytics No. 2 Pitcher: Oregon State’s Mariah Mazon
Mariah Mazon realized last summer how integral her mind was in the circle. With a new mental approach, the Oregon State righthander checks in at No. 2 in our analytical rankings.
FGCL Week Three: Standings, Additions, Players to Watch
The fourth week of the Florida Gulf Coast League is in the books and our Tara Henry takes an in-depth look at who’s standing out and much more.
D1Softball Analytics No. 4 Pitcher: Indiana’s Emily Goodin
Emily Goodin checks in at No. 4 in our analytical rankings for the 2020 season and plans to return for a fifth year to help lead the Hoosier to the NCAA tournament.
D1Softball Analytics No. 3 Pitcher: UCLA’s Megan Faraimo
Megan Faraimo started out as a catcher in rec ball before being asked to move into the circle. UCLA ace is now one of the top hurlers in the game.
D1Softball Analytics No. 6 Pitcher: Troy’s Leanna Johnson
The reigning Sun Belt Freshman of the Year, Leanna Johnson, checks in at No. 6 in our analytical rankings for the shortened 2020 season.
D1Softball Analytics No. 5 Pitcher: Presbyterian’s Jenna Greene
Presbyterian hurler Jenna Greene was unsure about how many innings she’d get in her first season, but she left a strong impression at No. 5 in our analytical rankings.
D1Softball Analytics No. 7 Pitcher: Minnesota’s Amber Fiser
Minnesota’s Amber Fiser was on track for a terrific season when it came to an abrupt halt. We take an in-depth look at the Gophers hurler, who comes in at No. 7 in our analytical rankings.
D1Softball Road Trip: Observations From The Sunshine State
Our Tara Henry made the trek down the Sunshine State, and she has the inside scoop on the Florida Gulf Coast League, an important youth tournament and the ‘This Is Us’ softball team.
Former Scrap Yard Players Launching Their Own Independent Club
After some twitter controversy earlier this week, the players from the Scrap Yard fast pitch team have started their own independent club.
D1Softball/NCAA Video Vault: UCLA vs Cal, 2004
Watch as members of the 2004 Cal team remember and react to the 2004 WCWS championship game against UCLA in this NCAA softball roundtable.
FGCL Insider: Illinois State’s Leonard, others stand out early
It’s time to take an in-depth look at the opening action at the Florida Gulf Coast League, where Illinois State’s Mack Leonard and Georgia State’s Gabby Benson stood out.
Softball Analytical Profile: No. 10 Bailey Parshall, Penn State
As we look back at the 2020 softball season, we go more in-depth with our Top 10 pitchers from an analytical perspective. First up, Penn State’s Bailey Parshall.
2020 D1Softball Transfer Tracker
With the 2020 college softball season being canceled, plenty of players are using this opportunity to move on to other programs. We track the latest movements.
Professional Softball Opening Day Marred By Controversial Tweet
Professional Softball’s Opening Day was marred by a controversial tweet sent by one of the head figures in the Scrap Yard Fast Pitch organization.