Chelsea Spencer Returns Home, Named Head Coach At Cal
California has made its new coaching hire, and it tabbed Chelsea Spencer as the new skipper. Spencer spent the last two seasons as an assistant at Texas.
D1Softball/NCAA Video Vault: Texas A&M vs Baylor, 2013
As part of our video vault and roundtable series, our Tara Henry joins some of the key players from the wild 2013 postseason game between Texas A&M and Baylor.
Ocasio, Cloud Pushing to Elevate Each Other, Women’s Sports
Washington Mystics guard Natasha Cloud and former Florida star pitcher Aleshia Cloud are using time off to push each other and women’s sports.
D1Softball Analytics: Top 51-60 Pitchers
As we look back at the 2020 softball season, we continue to rank the Top 100 pitchers from an analytical perspective. The 51-60 group includes Oregon’s Brooke Yanez.
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.
Louisiana’s Wallace Hasn’t Let 13-Walk Game Define College Career
Former Louisiana pitcher Jordan Wallace helped her husband deal with the stress of his graduate school thesis by reflecting on her own struggles in the final game of her college career.
Injury, Health Pandemic Gives Oklahoma’s Mendes New Perspective
Recovering from an injury and living through a global health pandemic has given Oklahoma’s Nicole Mendes more time to reflect on her identity beyond softball.
D1Softball/NCAA Video Vault: UCLA vs. Arizona, 1992
As part of our partnership with the NCAA, our Tara Henry sat down with some of the key players and coaches from the 1992 National Championship game between UCLA and Arizona.
D1Softball Analytics: Top 61-70 Pitchers
As we look back at the 2020 softball season, we continue to rank the Top 100 pitchers from an analytical perspective. The 61-70 group is headlined by Louisiana’s Megan Kliest.
Olympians Garcia, Nickles and Mulipola Returning For 2021 Season
Olympians Rachel Garcia, Bubba Nickles and Dejah Mulipola announced Thursday will be returning to play for their respective college teams — UCLA and Arizona, in 2021.
Funding Will Impact Olympic Team’s New Training Schedule
The U.S. Olympic softball team is facing an uncertain future of training for the postponed Tokyo Games because of the financial fallout from the coronavirus pandemic.
Kentucky’s Martens and Vick Share Long-Lasting Memories
Alex Martens and Bailey Vick have been roommates and teammates for the last four years at Kentucky. The seniors were putting up career numbers when the season was canceled, and have decided not to return.
NCAA Sets Standard For 2020 Recordkeeping
The NCAA has had many decisions to make over the past couple of months, including how to handle statistics with Arizona’s Jessie Harper and others chasing records.
Parade of Vehicles Offers Support to Baylor Coach Battling Cancer
More than 200 vehicles participated in a parade last Thursday to honor longtime Baylor assistant coach Mark Lumley, who is batting cancer for the fourth time.
D1Softball Analytics: Top 71-80 Pitchers
As we look back at the 2020 softball season, we continue to rank the Top 100 pitchers from an analytical perspective. The 71-80 group is headlined by Butler’s Alyssa Graves.
Chamberlain Finds New Adrenaline Kick By Hosting MLB Show
Former Oklahoma star Lauren Chamberlain is the host of the new MLB Originals show “STACK’d,” which debuted Monday on the league’s YouTube channel. The role is helping fill a void for Chamberlain.
D1Softball Analytics: Top 81-90 Pitchers
As we look back at the 2020 softball season, we continue to rank the Top 100 pitchers from an analytical perspective. The 81-90 group is led by Fresno State’s Hailey Dolcini.
Davidson Sisters Logging Workout Hours By Cutting Down Trees
Mia and Montana Davidson have gotten creative to stay in shape during the coronavirus pandemic. The Mississippi State sisters have cut down trees in the yard and used the logs to do squats and barbell curls.
Hackbarth Twins Grateful For Another Year Together at ASU
Twin sisters Kindra and Maddi Hackbarth plan to return to play for Arizona State next year after having their senior seasons cut short from the coronavirus pandemic.
Ole Miss Set To Hire Minnesota’s Trachsel
Ole Miss picked up a high-quality hire this week when it tabbed Minnesota’s Jamie Trachsel as its new head coach.
Danielle Lawrie-Locke Giving Back Through Zoom
Former Washington standout Danielle Lawrie-Locke is paying it forward for a good cause through instructional Zoom sessions.
Mississippi State Brings Back #428WallSitChallenge To Honor Alex Wilcox
Mississippi State is bringing back the Wall Sit Challenge to honor Alex Wilcox, a former player who died from cancer in 2018. MSU is asking players from the around the country to do a wall sit.
From Book Club To Teaching, LSU Stays Engaged
The LSU softball team has started a virtual book club to stay connected during the coronavirus pandemic. Jon Gordon, the author of the first book they read, surprised the Tigers by taking part in a Zoom conference call.
Florida’s Echols Finds Recipe For Success On And Off Field
Florida’s Charla Echols made an instant impact during the shortened season, leading the team in batting and playing strong defense. Echols has been using her down time to improve her culinary skills.
D1Softball’s 2020 Memorable Moment Madness Tournament – WORLD SERIES
The opening round of voting for the 2020 Memorable Moment Madness World Series is complete! Thousands voted & FOUR deserving moments advanced to the semifinals.
D1Softball Analytics: Top 91-100 Pitchers
It’s time to unleash our D1Softball analytical rankings. We kick off our analytics coverage with an in-depth look at the pitchers in the 91-100 range.