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Title IX Turns 50: Female Coaches Take Stock of Softball’s Progress, Remaining Obstacles
Title IX is celebrating its 50th anniversary of being signed into law. Softball has greatly benefited from the landmark legislation. But while female coaches are grateful for the progress made, they warn against complacency.
Daily Dozen: Saturday, May 7th
Utah earns the series win over UW, Oklahoma sweeps Bedlam and UCLA evens the series at ASU. All that and more in D1Softball’s Daily Dozen.
D1Softball Top 25: Arkansas climbs, Louisiana and Wichita State enter
The top spots in the D1Softball Top 25 remain the same. The shakeup comes at the other end of the rankings, with No. 23 Louisiana and No. 24 Wichita State new entrants this week.
SEC Notebook: Mizzou, A&M open some eyes and Arkansas tightens title grip
Missouri and Texas A&M open some eyes, Arkansas solidifies its title-leading status and coaching legends are honored. That and more in this week’s SEC Notebook.
D1Softball Top 25: Virginia Tech Moves to No. 2, Stanford and LSU Enter
The top remains nearly the same while the rest of the rankings resemble the Wild West. Washington climbs into the top 10 while Stanford and LSU re-enter the poll.
Daily Dozen: Saturday, April 23
Texas A&M and Arkansas made program history. Kim Wert singlehandedly wrecked Kentucky. Pitchers from coast to coast threw no-hitters. And Miami won one for the mid-majors. Just a typical Saturday in D1Softball’s Daily Dozen.
D1Softball Top 25: Nebraska and Illinois Enter, Washington Climbs
Oklahoma lost for the first time this season but retains the No. 1 ranking in the D1Softball Top 25. Meanwhile, it was a big week for Nebraska and the resurgent Big Ten.
Tara’s Take: B1G wins and five Saturday sluggers who caught my eye
Michigan wins on the road, Nebraska remains undefeated in Big Ten play, and five hitters who balled out on Saturday.
SEC Notebook: Arkansas powers to the top, ace pitchers take some hits
Arkansas remains on top, youth on display in Florida-Alabama series and top pitchers take some lumps. That and more in this week’s SEC Notebook.
D1Softball Top 25: Arkansas Moves Up, Notre Dame and Stanford Enter
The Sooners cruise through another week atop the D1Softball Top 25, UCLA drops and Stanford enters.
D1Softball’s Top 10 Plays – Week 8
The top plays from the eighth week of the 2022 D1 season. Follow all the action & tag us using #D1Top10 throughout the entire year.
SEC Notebook: Perfect Batterymates, an Epic At-Bat and Rivalry Showdowns
Alabama celebrates perfection at Rhoads, an at-bat for the ages in Knoxville and rivalry games highlight the weekend. That and more in this week’s SEC Notebook.
What We Learned: SEC parity reigns, Addison Barnard is unstoppable and walk-offs are fun
Florida and Washington need eyes on the RPI, Keely Rochard continues to be masterful and Kentucky is built for weekend.
D1Softball Top 25: Oklahoma State Climbs, San Diego State Enters
Oklahoma State climbs after back-to-back Big 12 sweeps, while Virginia Tech also moves up and San Diego State enters.
Honoring a Legacy: ‘All For Alex’ Spirit Inspires MSU, SEC
Boosted by the spirit of their former teammate, Mississippi State recorded a win on “All For Alex” day. All 13 SEC teams joined forces on Saturday to honor Alex Wilcox and spread awareness for ovarian cancer.
Daily Dozen: Friday, April 1
Northwestern walks off Michigan. Ole Miss and Auburn pitch to big SEC wins. Mary Iakopo saves the day for Texas. That and more in the D1Softball Daily Dozen.
SEC Notebook: ‘All for Alex’ Weekend Arrives, Florida’s challenges continue
Tennessee had a successful trip to Gainesville, Kentucky finished strong and two of last year’s WCWS teams meet in a televised series. That and more in this week’s SEC Notebook.
Collisions Prompt Renewed Push for Safety Bag
After a few scary collisions at first base already this season, many are asking why college softball doesn’t have a safety bag.
D1Softball Top 25: Northwestern Climbs; Boise State Enters
The top five spots in the D1Softball Top 25 remain steady as Oklahoma, UCLA, Florida State, Alabama and Virginia Tech all went undefeated while Boise State enters the poll for the first time.
What We Learned: Week 7
Softball will finish the season with a heavy heart, Ashley Rogers makes a difference and health will be the 17th seed in May. Find out what else the D1Softball Staff learned in Week Seven.
Daily Dozen: Friday, March 25
Kelly Maxwell no-hit Texas Tech, UCLA holds iff Washington’s comeback, and UCF gets the last laugh. That and more in D1Softball’s Daily Dozen.
SEC Notebook: Arkansas’ Gibson Goes Off, Florida Flexes Its Muscles
Sweeps are hard to come by, a fun series at Jane B. Moore and rivalries heat up. That and more in this week’s SEC Notebook.
D1Softball’s Top 25: Texas Makes Moves, Ohio State Enters
Texas made a serious move in the latest D1Softball Top 25 rankings, while Ohio State entered the latest rankings
D1Softball’s Top 10 Plays – Week 5
The top plays from the fifth week of the 2022 D1 season. Follow all the action & tag us using #D1Top10 throughout the entire year.
D1Softball’s Top 25 Rankings: Oklahoma Remains No. 1, Texas Re-Enters
Oklahoma remains atop the rankings after a historic weekend in Hawaii, but there are changes among the Sooners’ closest pursuers.
Daily Dozen: Friday, March 11
A new home run champion, Courtney Coppersmith struck out the world, a plethora of perfections and the rest of D1Softball’s Daily Dozen