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Durham Super Regional: Stanford Answers Early Wake-Up Call, Advances to WCWS
Despite an early-morning first pitch, Stanford showed no signs of sluggishness on Saturday to sweep Duke and advance to the Women’s College World Series for the first time since 2004.
Durham Super Regional: Canady Deals Stanford One Step Closer to WCWS
NiJaree Canady threw a four-hitter in a battle of freshmen aces and Kaitlyn Lim hit a clutch double to lead Stanford to a 3-1 win over Duke in the Durham Super Regional opener.
Super Regional Preview: Stanford at Duke
The road to the Women’s College World Series runs through Durham, where Duke and Stanford square off in a meeting of programs whose seasons ended at this stage last year.
D1Softball’s Durham Regional Central
Follow along all weekend as the Durham Regional unfolds on the road to the Women’s College World Series.
Durham Regional Preview: NCAA Debuts and Carolina State of Mind
The Duke Blue Devils welcome programs and coaches making their NCAA debuts in a Durham Regional with a lot of North Carolina flavor.
The D1Softball Podcast – Season 3 Selection Sunday Recap
The postseason is HERE. Tara Henry and Gray Robertson break down the Field of 64 with an incredible line-up of special guests!
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.
ACC Championship: Florida State Walks Off Duke for 19th Tournament Title
Devyn Flaherty scored the walk-off run from first base with two outs in the bottom of the seventh as Florida State beat Duke 2-1 to capture the program’s 19th ACC Tournament title.
ACC Tournament, Thursday: Hokies Outslug Louisville; Clemson Survives
The first full day of the ACC Tournament saw Clemson survive in extras, Virginia Tech outslug Louisville and Duke freshmen shines in their debuts.
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.
What We Learned: Texas Makes Statement, Baylee Klingler Never Misses, Ace Up Auburn’s Sleeve
Reese Atwood walk-offs helped Texas stroll into the top five, Baylee Klinger made the most of senior weekend in Seattle, Auburn’s ace is ready for postseason.
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.
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.
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: Saturday, April 1
Michaela Edenfield started April strong.
Duke’s offense had a blast against Virginia Tech.
ASU picked up its biggest win under Megan Bartlett thus far.
What to Watch Week 8: USF Finally Leaves Florida; Red River WCWS Rematch in Big 12
USF will be playing its first game outside of the state of Florida, and No. 1 Oklahoma meets No. 10 Texas in a WCWS rematch. That and more in What to Watch for Week 8.
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.
What to Watch Week 7: The ‘Big’ Conferences Join the Party
The Big 12 and Big Ten begin conference play this weekend to join the rest of the Power 5s. There are several ranked matchups and a strong mid-major showdown to highlight Week 7.
Daily Dozen: Saturday, March 18
Arizona made quite the comeback…three times.
Allee Bunker and Oregon snapped Stanford’s 21-game winning streak.
Montana Fouts squared off against Chenise Delce and a pitching duel broke out.
That and more in the D1Softball Daily Dozen.
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.
D1Softball Staff Picks – Week 5
Week 5 is here! The D1Softball Staff has put in the prep and now it’s time to put in their picks. Series presented by Netting Professionals.
Stat Chat with D1 & 6-4-3 Charts – Week 4
D1’s Tara Henry and 643’s Natalie Hansen recap Week 4 of the 2023 season, highlighted by the most impactful plays.
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.
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.
What We Learned: Baylor’s Perseverance Pays Off, Stanford Deals and Cowgirls Crush
If at first you don’t succeed against Oklahoma, keep trying. And trying. Baylor’s persistence ended OU’s reign at No. 1. And that’s just one of Week 2’s lessons.
Daily Dozen: Saturday, February 11
Nicole May shined for Oklahoma against Washington, Longwood took down FSU and Lexi Kilfoyl took her role for the Cowgirls head on. That and more in Saturday’s Daily Dozen.
Daily Dozen: 2023 Opening Day, Feb. 9
Another thriller between Georgia and UCF. Liberty nearly took down Oklahoma. A true freshman threw a no-hitter. Opening day of the 2023 had everything and the Daily Dozen is back to get you caught up on all of it.
Tara’s Take: Opening Day at the Mark Campbell Collegiate Invitational
Washington edges Duke in the first Top 25 matchup of the season, Stanford bests LMU, and Oklahoma starts slow in a pair of wins. That and more in Tara’s Take.