D1 Breakout Player of the Year: Mackenzie Donihoo


Now that everyone caught their breath after the longest Women’s College World Series on record, it’s time to sit back and celebrate the best and brightest of the 2021 season. We’ll hand out a slew of D1Softball awards in the coming days, leading up to the reveal of the first D1Softball Nine — the most exclusive club in college softball. 

Breakout Player of the Year: Mackenzie Donihoo, OF, Oklahoma 

Once May arrived, Oklahoma didn’t have to leave the state to win a national championship. But that’s nothing. Donihoo’s home-cooked success story was about two decades in the making.