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NCAA Softball 2023 Season Preview
The NCAA’s Michella Chester talks all things D1Softball with Tara Henry as we count down to the 2023 season.
DI Council Adopts Midyear Transfer Rule for Softball
The NCAA Division I Council on Wednesday adopted a proposal to limit midyear transfers in softball while also approving a measure to add a third paid full-time assistant coach.
NCAA D1 Council Brings More Coaching Positions Closer To Reality
The NCAA Division I Council has approved legislation that would turn the volunteer position in college softball into a full-time role.
NCAA Expands WCWS to Nine Days
After facing criticism when the 2021 schedule got crowded, the NCAA is expanding the Women’s College World Series by two days.
D1Softball Conference Tournament Central
The SEC, ACC and Big 12 tournaments begin this week. Find out all the information you need to follow the action.
Wright State Coach “Stunned and Shocked” By Program Being Cut
Wright State head coach Laura Matthews was “shocked” Wednesday when she found out the softball program had been cut for budgetary reasons. Matthews has tried to channel her energy into finding new landing spots for her players while grieving the program’s biggest loss.
NCAA Permits Voluntary Athletic Activities For All Division I Sports To Begin June 1
The NCAA on Friday announced Division I student-athletes in all sports, which includes softball, will be permitted to participate in voluntary athletic activities beginning June 1. The SEC also announced voluntary athletic activities can begin on its campuses on June 8.
Basement Level Training Has Elish Primed for Return to Texas
Texas pitcher Miranda Elish had no doubt she would return for another season once the NCAA granted eligibility relief to spring sport athletes. She has since been training in her basement.
Olympics or College? Team USA Members Hope Both Are Still Possible
Bubba Nickles, Rachel Garcia and Dejah Mulipola took a redshirt year this year to train with the U.S. Olympic softball team. With the Olympics postponed, they now await their eligibility from the NCAA.
UConn’s Dahman Leaves Softball Behind For Army Enlistment
UConn’s Ashlee Dahman wasn’t planning to return to college softball no matter how the NCAA ruled on eligibility relief. The senior outfielder has enlisted in the Army and is headed to basic training in June.
NCAA Grants Eligibility To All Spring Sport Athletes
The NCAA Division I Council has approved a blanket waiver to give all spring sport athletes whose season was abruptly canceled by the COVID-19 pandemic an additional season of competition and an extension of their period of eligibility.
Svekis, Hoosiers Find Closure In Unique Fashion
Gwen Svekis is preparing for her own pro season much sooner than anticipated, but helped Indiana throw an impromptu team banquet before she left.
BREAKING: 2020 WCWS Cancelled
The 2020 Women’s College World Series and the NCAA tournament has been cancelled, the NCAA announced on Thursday.