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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.
The D1Softball Podcast – Season 3 with Grace Lyons
The D1Softball Podcast is back for Season 3! Tara Henry and Rhiannon Potkey welcome Oklahoma redshirt senior and infielder, Grace Lyons.
Oklahoma-UCLA Highlight’s 2023 Mary Nutter Schedule
A matchup between Oklahoma and UCLA highlights the schedule for the 2023 Mary Nutter College Classic, which runs Feb. 23-26 in Cathedral City, Calif.
Oklahoma’s Gasso Signs Landmark Contract
Oklahoma head coach Patty Gasso signed a new landmark deal with an well-deserved new salary.
Top 55 Freshmen Names to Know Heading into 2023
Itching for softball season to return? Here are 55 names to know that could be impact freshmen in 2023.
Ranking the Top 10 Transfer Classes in College Softball
What teams acquired the most talent through the transfer portal for the 2023 season? We have the answers here.
Japan Wins All-Star Series; American College Players Gain Valuable Experience
Team Japan won the rubber match over Team USA 1-0 on Monday in Tokyo to complete the Japan All-Star Series, which showcased many American college stars.
Behind Klingler’s Blast, Team USA Evens Series With Japan
Baylee Klingler’s three-run home run was the difference on Sunday as Team USA beat Japan 3-2 to even the Japan All-Star Series at a game apiece.
Japan Walks Off Team USA in Game 1 of All-Star Series
Team USA dropped the opening game of the Japan All-Star Series 2-1 on a walk-off fielder’s choice in the bottom of the seventh inning in Fukushima, Japan.
Alliance All-Star Game Showcases Next Generation of Collegiate Stars
The second annual Alliance All-Star Game on July 24th will feature the next generation of collegiate stars. Last year’s game featured 38 players from Power Five programs.
Sooners Land Another Star: Cydney Sanders Chooses Oklahoma
The nation’s best freshman not named Jordy Bahl? She now also plays for Oklahoma, after former ASU star Cydney Sanders chose the Sooners as her new home.
EXCLUSIVE: Alex Storako Details Her Transfer from Michigan to Oklahoma
For the first time since announcing her transfer to Oklahoma, former Michigan All-American pitcher Alex Storako provides details on how it all happened in a D1Softball exclusive.
Alo Signs With Vipers of Women’s Professional Fastpitch
Oklahoma star Jocelyn Alo announced Monday that she has signed to play for the Smash It Sports Vipers in the Women’s Professional Fastpitch league. Alo was the No. 1 pick in WPF and Athletes Unlimited.
Oklahoma Begins Title Defense With Storako
Fresh off back-to-back national titles, Oklahoma took a big step toward a third when Alex Storako announced she will join the Sooners as a transfer.
Greatest Offense of All-Time? Oklahoma Makes An Explosive Case
Is Oklahoma the greatest offensive team of all-time? The Sooners put a cap on a dominant two-year stretch by winning a second straight WCWS title.
D1Softball Crystal Ball: Early Eight for 2023 WCWS
Is it too early to talk about 2023? We don’t think so. Here’s an early look at eight teams for the WCWS next season.
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.
Jocelyn Alo Is Softball’s Post-Olympic Star
Jocelyn Alo might be the greatest hitter in college softball history. She is also the post-Olympic star that softball needs as a blueprint for the future.
WCWS Championship Series Game 1: Oklahoma Plays Home Run Derby to Blitz Texas
Led by two apiece from Jocelyn Alo and Tiare Jennings, Oklahoma hit a single-game record six home runs to blitz Texas 16-1 in the opening game of the Women’s College World Series championship series.
WCWS Championship Preview: Can Defiant Texas Outlast Oklahoma Juggernaut?
The WCWS championship series is a Red River showdown unlike any other. Will Oklahoma cement its place as one of history’s great teams or will Texas complete a postseason run for the ages?
Kinzie Hansen’s Five Toughest Stadiums
D1 Players Society member Kinzie Hansen shares her thoughts on the five toughest stadiums she’s played in.
From Charter Flights to Facilities, Oklahoma is Investing More Into Softball
Oklahoma has made a big push to capitalize on the softball program’s success and popularity to provide more resources for players and generate more funding.
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.
WCWS Semifinals: Brady Powers UCLA Over No. 1 Oklahoma to Force Winner-Take-All Game
Maya Brady hit two home runs as No. 5 UCLA beat No. 1 Oklahoma 7-3 to force a winner-take-all second semifinal game on Monday in the Women’s College World Series.
WCWS Game 7: Alo Launches Oklahoma to ABC-Aired Victory Over Rival Texas
In the first Women’s College World Series game aired on ABC, Jocelyn Alo launched Oklahoma to an early lead in a 7-2 victory over rival Texas.
Rylie Boone Gives OU Homegrown Spark
Oklahoma pulls the best and brightest softball recruits from around the nation. But with Rylie Boone, Patty Gasso didn’t have to look far to find the spark she needed.
WCWS Game 2: Bahl Returns as Boone and Johns Spark Oklahoma
The bottom of the order got things started for No. 1 Oklahoma in a record-breaking opening win that also saw ace Jordy Bahl return.
Off the Dirt with Kinzie Hansen
D1Softball’s Off the Dirt series is back for the postseason! Our very own Tara Henry chats with Oklahoma’s Kinzie Hansen as they prepare for the Women’s College World Series.
Title or Bust: D1Softball’s WCWS Preview
It’s down to just eight teams competing for the national title. The D1Softball staff provides the best-case/worst-case scenarios for each program at the Women’s College World Series.
2022 D1Softball All-Americans
D1Softball’s staff selected our All-American teams based on the best and most valuable college softball players for the 2022 season.