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D1Softball Preseason All-Americans
Oklahoma and UCLA headline a talented pool of players as we unveil the 2024 D1Softball Preseason All-Americans.
2023 Fall Report: Oklahoma
Even as Oklahoma opens a new ballpark, its unconquerable seniors—with a little help from a former rival—will try to write the perfect final chapter in an unprecedented story.
2023 D100 Player Rankings: 10-1
The best of the best. The top 10 players in the nation as we finish off the D100 list.
D1 Defensive Player of the Year: Jayda Coleman
Jayda Coleman is as dynamic as they come. The Oklahoma center fielder is the D1Softball Defensive Player of the Year.
A Catch That Changed a Game and Explained a Season
Why was Oklahoma leaps and bounds ahead of the rest of college softball this season? Just look at Jayda Coleman’s game-changing, home-run-denying catch in Game 2.
The Next Evolution: How Jayda Coleman Kept the Oklahoma Dynasty Moving Forward
You don’t stay on top by staying the same. For Oklahoma and coach Patty Gasso, Jayda Coleman was the player and the personality that the Sooners needed to keep moving forward.
Outfield and Designated Player Power Rankings: Week 9
D1Softball’s Outfielder and Designated Player Power Rankings of Week 9 in the 2023 season are led by Jayda Coleman and Haley Lee.
Daily Dozen: Friday, April 7
Florida State completes the sweep of Clemson with a swipe, a legend keeps growing at Indiana and the Commonwealth Clash goes extras again. That and more in Friday’s D1Softball Daily Dozen.
Daily Dozen: Thursday, April 6
Jayda Kearney’s clutch blast kept Georgia atop the SEC standings.
Florida State reminded us who owns the ACC.
Baylor took down another Top 5 foe.
What We Learned: South Carolina Stunner, Jayda Coleman Star Power, Montana Fouts Workload
Oklahoma and Texas provided plenty of drama, on and off the field. UCLA swept aside Stanford. And Montana Fouts just keeps pitching. That and more in What We Learned.
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.
Outfield and Designated Player Power Rankings: Week 7
D1Softball’s Outfielder and Designated Player Power Rankings of Week 7 in the 2023 season are led by Jayda Coleman and Rylin Hedgecock.
Outfield and Designated Player Power Rankings: Week 5
D1Softball’s Outfield and Designated Player Power Rankings of Week 5 in the 2023 season are led by Kiki Milloy and Rylin Hedgecock.
D1Softball Weekly Awards: Coleman, Fouts, Canady
Oklahoma’s Jayda Coleman, Alabama’s Montana Fouts and Stanford’s NiJaree Canady take home the D1Softball weekly honors.
Outfield and Designated Player Power Rankings: Week 3
The initial Outfielder and Designated Player Power Rankings are led by UCLA’s Maya Brady and Oklahoma’s Jocelyn Erickson.
D1Softball Preseason All-Americans
No. 1 Oklahoma and No. 2 UCLA headline a talented pool of players as we unveil the 2023 D1Softball Preseason All-Americans.
2023 Preseason Power Rankings: Outfield
Thirty-three home runs. Twenty-five stolen bases. A .391 batting average and 1.018 slugging percentage. Addison Barnard did just about everything last year. She’s our top outfielder heading into this season.
2022 Fall Report: Oklahoma
For Oklahoma, the fall isn’t about finding out if it still has All-Americans. It’s about finding out if those All-Americans are ready to be Sooners.
Final Outfielder Power Rankings
Sluggers, speedsters, gold glovers all make up our D1Softball Top 25 Outfielder Power Rankings from this past season.
2022 D150 Player Rankings: 30-16
D150 D1Softball continues with players 30-16 released. Everyone included in this group was an All-American.
Coleman’s Superlative Defense Sets the Tone for Oklahoma’s Title-Clinching Win
Jayda Coleman put on a defensive clinic in center field on Thursday night, with home-run robbing catches and clutch throws, to help No. 1 Oklahoma capture its second straight Women’s College World Series title.
WCWS Finals: For National Champion Oklahoma, Unmatched Excellence Again
The road to a national championship in college softball runs through Oklahoma City. But after Oklahoma won its sixth title and second in a row, you have to go through Nomran to get there.
WCWS Semifinals: Alo Blasts No. 1 Oklahoma Back into the Championship Series
Jocelyn Alo belted two home runs as No. 1 Oklahoma run-ruled UCLA 15-0 to advance to the championship series of the Women’s College World Series.
Norman Super Regional: Sooners cruise behind Trautwein no-hitter
Hope Trautwein’s no-hitter and yet another run-rule win has No. 1 Oklahoma on the brink of returning to the WCWS.
Super Regional Preview: UCF at Oklahoma
No. 16 UCF has been a master of drama all season, so why not take on the biggest challenge of them all in visiting No. 1 Oklahoma.
Outfield and Designated Player Power Rankings: Week 11
D1Softball releases bi-monthly player rankings throughout the season. Check out the latest Outfielder and Designated Player Power Rankings.
D1Softball’s Top 10 Plays – Week 11
The top plays from the eleventh week of the 2022 D1 season. Follow all the action & tag us using #D1Top10 throughout the entire year.
USA Softball Releases Player of the Year Top 25 Finalists
The top-ranked University of Oklahoma has four players included as Top 25 finalists for the USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year award.
2022 D1Softball Preseason All-Americans
Oklahoma leads the charge as we unveil the 2022 D1Softball Preseason All-Americans.
D1Softball’s Top 10 Plays – Women’s College World Series
The top plays from the WCWS in Oklahoma City. Follow all the action & tag us using #D1Top10 throughout the 2021 campaign.
WCWS Championship Series Primer
Oklahoma and Florida State took the longest possible paths to the Women’s College World Series best-of-three championship series. Which one will walk away with the title?
Women’s College World Series Preview
The Road to OKC ends here. The D1Softball Staff has you covered with everything you need to know heading into the WCWS.