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Norman Super Regional: Record-Breaking Epic Gives OU 48th Consecutive Win, 16th WCWS Bid
Down to its final strike, Oklahoma rallied to win its record-breaking 48th consecutive game and return to the WCWS.
Norman Super Regional: Briefly Mortal, Sooners Still Unbeatable After Record-Tying Win
Despite some sloppy moments, Oklahoma is a win away from the WCWS and a win away from setting a Division I record for the most consecutive wins.
D1Softball’s Super Regional Central
D1Softball catches you up on the the scores, news and analysis from all eight super regionals on the road to the WCWS.
Super Regional Preview: Clemson at Oklahoma
The road to the Women’s College World Series runs through the Norman Super Regional for Oklahoma and Clemson. Can POY finalist Valerie Cagle take down a record-nearing juggernaut?
D1Softball’s Clemson Regional Central
Follow along all weekend as the Clemson Regional unfolds on the road to the Women’s College World Series.
Clemson Regional Preview: Pitching Prowess Gets the Spotlight
Expect to see some good pitching at McWhorter Stadium as Clemson, Auburn, Cal State Fullerton and UNC Greensboro battle in the Clemson Regional.
Oklahoma Awarded No. 1 Seed in NCAA Championship for Fourth Straight Year
The NCAA Division I Championship bracket was released Sunday night. Two-time defending champion Oklahoma was the No. 1 seed for the fourth straight year while Arizona and Michigan didn’t make the field for the first time in tournament history.
D1Softball Top 25: Washington Jumps Into Top 5; Fullerton Enters
After the final weekend of the regular season, things remained steady at the very top of the Top 25 rankings. But there was movement below as teams battle for postseason positioning.
D1Softball Top 25: Stanford Surges, Minnesota Enters
While the top of the D1Softball Top 25 remains largely unchanged, Minnesota’s sweep at Ohio State has the red-hot Gophers tunneling into the rankings this week.
D1Softball Top 25: Texas Jumps into the Top Five, Louisville Enters
Texas climbs to a season-high ranking after sweeping Oklahoma State, while Louisville adds another ACC entry to the list.
Daily Dozen: Friday, April 21
Laurin Krings was untouchable.
Florida State and Utah earned comeback road wins.
Walk-off wins galore around the country.
D1Softball Top 25: Tennessee Surges; Central Arkansas and South Carolina Enter
Following a week of high volatility, there was some movement in the D1Softball Top 25 poll. Central Arkansas and South Carolina join the rankings for the first time.
What We Learned: Oklahoma Adjusts, South Carolina Surges, Skylar Wallace Makes a Case
What lessons did the weekend hold? OU hitters adjusting to pitching changes, South Carolina, Utah and Northern Iowa making sweeping statements and Skylar Wallace and Maya Brady mashing.
What We Learned: Georgia Pitching Depth, Seminoles Statement, UCSB Revived
Don’t let the last pitch fool you; Georgia and Kylie Macy were among the weekend’s big winners. But Florida State, UCSB and those Texas and UCLA freshmen also excelled.
D1Softball Top 25: Baylor Climbs, Louisiana and Florida Re-Enter
With six of the top 10 teams suffering losses, there was a big shuffle in the D1Softball Top 25 rankings. Baylor climbed and Florida and Louisiana re-entered the poll.
What to Watch Week 9: Clemson-Florida State Take Center Stage for Early Easter Schedule
The Easter holiday means softball arrives early this week, with many series starting on Thursday. The slate is highlighted by a huge ACC showdown between No. 5 Clemson and No. 6 Florida State.
D1Softball Top 25: Indiana Climbs, Cal Enters the Chat
Indiana stays hot, Cal ends ranking hibernation and Florida drops out of the latest top 25 rankings.
Daily Dozen: Friday, March 31
The WCWS Finals rematch looked a lot like the original.
Megan Faraimo looked like the ace we know in a Top 10 matchup.
Tennessee overcame Texas A&M in a lenghty pitcher’s duel.
For Three WCWS Hopefuls, All Roads Lead to Clemson
Graduate transfers Reedy Davenport, Caroline Jacobsen and Ally Miklesh may be the final puzzle pieces for a program that didn’t exist when they debuted.
D1Softball’s Weekly Awards: Basinger, Cagle, Berzon
Winthrop’s Reese Basinger, Clemson’s Valerie Cagle and LSU’s Sydney Berzon take home the D1Softball weekly awards.
D1Softball’s Top 25: Georgia and Texas Climb, Indiana Enters
The status quo reigns supreme at the top of the D1Softball Top 25, but Georgia is on the move inside the top 10.
Tara’s Take: Cagle Throws One-Hitter to Clinch Sweep over Georgia Tech
Valerie Clemson threw a one-hitter and hit a two-run home run as Clemson swept Georgia Tech on Sunday after a storm swept through Atlanta.
Tara’s Take: Clemson Secures Series and Records 17th Straight Win
The Clemson offense clinched the ACC series win over Georgia Tech on Saturday night with four home runs in an 8-4 victory.
D1Softball’s Top 25: Oklahoma(s) Remain on Top; Northwestern, Louisiana Re-Enter
As they prepare to start Big 12 Conference play, the Oklahoma schools remained steady at the top of the D1Softball Top 25. Georgia made a big jump while Northwestern and Louisiana re-entered the poll.
What We Learned: Karlyn Pickens’ Statement, Valerie Cagle’s Comeback, Utah’s Start
Tennessee freshman Karlyn Pickens put on a show in sweeping LSU, while we learned a little more about Valerie Cagle’s path to Player of the Year contender.
D1Softball Top 25: Oklahoma State Climbs, Utah and Texas State Enter the Party
Winning a potential WCWS preview against Florida State helps Oklahoma State climb to No. 2, while Utah and Texas State debuts in the D1Softball Top 25.
What We Learned: Kiki Milloy Goes Big, Clemson Scores In Bunches, OU Travels Well
Kiki Milloy was ready for the SEC, but they aren’t ready for her. Clemson’s added depth creates a lot of crooked innings. Lehigh wins big. All that and more in What We Learned.
D1Softball’s Top 25 Rankings: Alabama, Texas Climb as Oklahoma Reasserts Dominance
Oklahoma strengthened its reclaimed hold on No. 1, but Big 12 rival Texas keeps climbing in this week’s D1Softball Top 25.
What We Learned: Valerie Cagle Rules, Montana Fouts Overdue, Skylar Wallace Returns
Big stars did big things in Week 4, with Clemson’s Valerie Cagle making her case as the best of them all.
Daily Dozen: Saturday, March 4
South Alabama and Tulsa spring upsets in different fashions, Sydney McKinney’s hit streak ends and triples are wild for Texas Tech. That and more in Saturday’s D1Softball Daily Dozen.
D1Softball’s Top 25 Rankings: Oklahoma Back on Top; Oregon, Wichita State Enter
After an emphatic victory over UCLA, Oklahoma returns to No. 1 in the latest D1Softball Top 25 rankings. Oregon and Wichita State are the newest entrants.
Daily Dozen: Saturday, Feb. 25
Tennessee and Louisiana handed Clemson and LSU their first losses of the season.
Other unbeatens went down.
Faith Hensley had her senior day moment.
Plenty more in the D1 Daily Dozen.