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D1Softball Top 50 Programs 2022: No. 31-35
It’s time to unveil our D1Softball Top 50 College Softball Program rankings. We continue with an in-depth look at No.’s 31-35.
Stanford Super Regional: From last four in to OKC, Beavers shutout Cardinal for spot in WCWS
Mariah Mazon got Oregon State out of a big jam and has the Beavers back in the Women’s College World Series for the first time since 2006.
Super Regional Live: Packed Postseason
Fans are packing the stands across the country to watch the NCAA Super Regionals. Find out the latest each day on how many are flocking to the fields as the sport continues to grow in popularity.
D1Softball’s Super Regional Central
Catch up on the scores, news and analysis from all eight super regionals on the road to the WCWS.
Stanford Super Regional: Mazon puts the Beavers one win away from Oklahoma City
Mariah Mazon struck out 11 Stanford batters and is one win away from adding a Women’s College World Series appearance to her resume.
Super Regional Preview: Oregon State at Stanford
In a Super Regional showdown not many predicted, Stanford will host Oregon State to guarantee the Pac-12 at least one spot in OKC.
The D1Softball Podcast – Season 2 Episode 34
Tara Henry and Rhiannon Potkey are back for Season 2 of The D1Softball Podcast! The duo recaps Regionals and preview the Super Regional match-ups.
Which Super Regional Team Is Most Homegrown?
You might have guessed that Florida is a very homegrown team. But did you know they have fewer in-state players than super regional foe Virginia Tech? We look at the roots of the remaining 16 teams.
What We Learned: NCAA Regionals Edition
D1Softball looks back on a weekend of mayhem that saw some of the sport’s most familiar names sent packing and some new faces audition for roles in Oklahoma City.
D1Softball’s Tuscaloosa Regional Central: Stanford stuns Alabama
The road to the Women’s College World Series runs through Tuscaloosa at Rhoads Stadium featuring No. 6 Alabama, Chattanooga, Murray State, and Stanford.
Pac-12 Notebook: A Special Crown for Klingler, Pac-12 Bubble, ASU a Top 8 Seed?
In this week’s Pac-12 notebook, Baylee Klingler’s Triple Crown hopes and can Arizona State grab a Top 8 Seed?
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.
Pac-12 Notebook: UCLA-ASU battle for first, UW playing its best at the right time
In this week’s Pac-12 notebook, ASU and UCLA play the biggest series of the year, Washington is playing its best right now, highlighting Ellessa Bonstrom’s career at Utah and more.
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.
Pac-12 Notebook: The Gabbie Plain plan, Stanford does it again
In this week’s Pac-12 notebook, Gabbie Plain’s plan paying off, Stanford with another big weekend, and Utah’s future.
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.
What We Learned: ACC seeding peril, Stanford shakes up the Pac-12, and Mizzou revived
Duke and Clemson’s hopes for top-eight seeds took a hit. ASU’s Pac-12 title hopes took a hit. Kentucky pitching took a hit. But no one had a worse weekend than voters who snubbed Addison Barnard.
Daily Dozen: Friday, April 22
Texas A&M rallies to upset Alabama, Florida State clinches the series against Clemson and Stanford ends another streak. That and more in Friday’s Daily Dozen.
Pac-12 Notebook: What to make of Arizona, Stanford, Cal, and are awards already locked up?
In this week’s Pac-12 notebook, is Arizona set up for future success? Stanford and Cal’s look ahead. Are the Pac-12 awards already locked up?
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.
What We Learned: OU isn’t perfect, Washington wants to host and Grand Canyon is ready
Hailey Dolcini threw a gem to end Oklahoma’s 40-game winning streak. But Texas wasn’t the only team working on its postseason resume with big wins this week. Find out more in What We Learned.
Pac-12 Notebook: Alana Vawter deserves the spotlight, ASU is here for now and the future
Alana Vawter’s career has been building for a national spotlight. Arizona State’s first-place look isn’t a mirage, now or for the future. That and more in this week’s Pac-12 notebook.
Bubble Watch: Good News for Minnesota, Western Kentucky
One Conference USA team is picking up momentum as another loses steam. But is the Big Ten home to this week’s biggest mover in D1Softball’s Bubble Watch?
D1Softball’s Weekly Awards: Alo, Vawter, Landry
Oklahoma’s Jocelyn Alo, Stanford’s Alana Vawter, and Louisiana’s Sam Landry take home the D1Softball weekly honors.
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.
What We Learned: Virginia Tech and Florida State are WCWS caliber teams, Oklahoma does it again, and Stanford can pitch
Virginia Tech and Florida State are both WCWS caliber teams, Oklahoma broke another record and Stanford can pitch. Find out what else the D1Softball staff learned in week 9 of college softball.
Daily Dozen: Saturday, April 9
Stanford ends UCLA’s winning streak, Arizona State moves into first place in the Pac-12, and more in D1Softball’s Daily Dozen.
Pac-12 Notebook: Beavers’ youth shines, but can Arizona turn it around?
Oregon State’s freshmen starred in a sweep over Cal. Can Arizona turn around its season against the Beavers? We discuss in the Pac-12 Netbook.
Brady’s Breakdown: Friday Frenzy in the Pac-12
Washington’s offense struggled to get anything going against Megan Faraimo. The Sun Devils took advantage of Arizona’s pitching. Brady breaks down the entire Friday night slate in the Pac-12.
Pac-12 Notebook: UCLA Makes Statement, Checking On UW’s Gabbie Plain
UCLA made a statement in the first weekend of Pac-12 play and can extend the gap between themselves and the rest of the conference this week. That and more in the Pac-12 notebook.
Daily Dozen: Saturday, March 19
Makinzy Herzog pitched the game of her life, Megan Faraimo continues to dominate and Prange delivers for the Tide. That and more in D1Softball’s Daily Dozen.