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Seattle Super Regional: Lindsay Lopez Leads Washington Back to OKC
Lindsay Lopez leads Washington back to OKC in a shutout victory over Louisiana.
Seattle Super Regional: Meylan Shuts Out Louisiana, Holtorf Delivers
Washington’s run-rule win over Louisiana puts the Huskies just a win away from advancing to OKC.
Super Regional Preview: Louisiana at Washington
The road to the Women’s College World Series runs through Seattle, where No. 7 Washington will host unseeded Louisiana after both played electric regional final games.
D1Softball’s Baton Rouge Regional Central
The road to the Women’s College World Series runs through Baton Rouge, Louisiana for an NCAA regional at Tiger Park featuring No. 10 LSU, Louisiana, Omaha and Prairie View A&M.
Baton Rouge Regional Preview: Another Battle On the Bayou, Omaha Debuts
The road to the Women’s College World Series runs through Baton Rouge, Louisiana for a regional at Tiger Park featuring No. 10 LSU, Louisiana, Omaha and Prairie View A&M.
Road to the WCWS: Five Questions for the NCAA Softball Tournament
Oklahoma may prove to be unstoppable, but 63 teams are ready to try and prove otherwise. From freshman stars to innovative pitching, and from Austin to Seattle, what’s in store on the road to the Women’s College World Series?
Daily Dozen: Friday, May 5
Montana Fouts was perfect again for the Tide, Florida State secured another ACC title and mid-major pitchers were dealing. That and more in Friday’s Daily Dozen.
Daily Dozen: Saturday, April 15
A former Wildcat had a huge moment in the sport’s deepest rivalry.
Utah made a statement in the Pac-12.
Florida might be turning the tide of its season.
Mid-Major Power Rankings: Central Arkansas Statement Ushers In Busy Weekend
With a historic win to sweep the season series against Arkansas, Central Arkansas offered a fitting opening act for a big weekend in the mid-major ranks.
What to Watch Week 10: Border Showdowns; Mega Mid-Major Games
Ranked border showdowns, a historic rivalry and important mid-major games are among the things to watch this weekend.
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.
Daily Dozen: Saturday, April 8
Arkansas salvaged the series finale.
Montana Fouts won another series for Bama, this time with a no-no.
Ole Miss didn’t want Erin Coffel to beat them. So Grace Lorsung did.
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.
Mid-Major Power Rankings: Louisiana Leads, Central Arkansas and Southern Illinois Climb
Charlotte registered Wednesday’s big win at Virginia Tech to boost its stock, but Central Arkansas is the most upwardly mobile mid-major after a perfect ASUN start.
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.
Daily Dozen: Saturday, March 11
Cal delivered the biggest upset of the season thus far.
Montana Fouts delivered a heroic effort.
Oklahoma State, Washington and Texas A&M evened their series.
All that and more in the D1Softball Daily Dozen.
What to Watch Week 5: Heavyweight Showdown in Stillwater; SEC and Pac-12 Begin
Florida State travels to Oklahoma State for a rare three-game nonconference series between power programs. Plus, the Pac-12 and SEC begin play. That and more in What to Watch for Week 5.
What to Watch Week 4: Final Tourney Tune-ups and ACC Play Begins
As six ACC teams begin play this weekend, many other teams are going through their final tune-ups in tournaments before their conference season starts.
Mid-Major Rankings: Wichita State Takes Top Spot, Fullerton Rides Big Wins
Softball beyond the Power 5 is rich with stars and stories. Wichita State’s power and pitching lead the D1Softball Mid-Major Rankings.
Daily Dozen: Thursday, February 16
Aynslie Furbush took down Liberty with her arm and her bat. Kelly Maxwell and Kyra Aycock were a pair of aces in Clearwater. Multiple comeback efforts came up short. That and more in the Daily Dozen.
Sun Belt Preview: Louisiana Has Band Back Together In Star-Studded Conference
Marshall and James Madison arrive to strengthen the Sun Belt, but star-studded Louisiana is still the team to beat in a league full of standouts.
2023 Preseason Power Rankings: Designated Player and Utility
UCF head coach Cindy Ball-Malone said Jada Cody will win the Knights games with her bat. She plays multiple positions at a high level and comes in as our top utility player.
2022 Fall Report: Louisiana
Stocked with young talent, the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns are hoping a challenging schedule will lead to postseason success in 2023. Accepting their roles will be a key to the puzzle.
Clearwater Invitational Schedule: Five Games to Watch
The schedule for the 2023 Clearwater Elite Invitational was released on Thursday. Find out what five games the D1Softball staff is interested to see.
D1Softball Top 50 Programs 2022: No. 16-20
It’s time to unveil our D1Softball Top 50 College Softball Program rankings. We continue with an in-depth look at No.’s 16-20.
Summer Swings: Team Alliance Draws College Players, Young Crowds
Seeing live pitching, meeting new people and having fun are big attractions for players participating The Alliance Fastpitch’s inaugural Collegiate Summer Series.
Teams announced for 2023 TaxAct Clearwater Elite Invitational
The 16 teams were announced for the 2023 TaxAct Clearwater Elite Invitational on Tuesday with multiple 2022 WCWS participants.
D1Softball’s Clemson Regional Central
One team will take the next step toward Oklahoma City as No. 10 Clemson, Auburn, Louisiana and UNC Wilmington battle in the Clemson Regional.
Around the Nation: Six conference tournaments you should be watching
Why is most of the country rooting for Liberty, Louisiana and UCF this week? It’s all about the bubble. In going beyond the Power 5, D1Softball’s Around the Nation hands out awards and looks at the ripple effects for the NCAA bracket from six key conference tournaments.
D1Softball Top 25: Arizona State climbs, Ole Miss enters
As the SEC Tournament gets underway, Mississippi gives the nation’s deepest league yet another representative in the D1Softball Top 25. But it’s Pac-12 leader Arizona State on the move this week.
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.