Experience, Depth Could Make 2021 SpecialStories
Coaches got a glimpse of what to expect when their teams held intrasquad scrimmages throughout the fall. The 2021 college softball season is likely to feature more experience and depth than any before.
The NCAA gave all players an extra year of eligibility after the 2020 season was cut short because of the coronavirus pandemic. The seniors returning don’t count against the roster limits this season.
It’s resulted in roster sizes in the lower to mid-20s, with some programs even fielding teams of 30 players or more.[…]