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Daily Dozen: Thursday, February 29
1. Perfect Penta on the Plains. Starting in the circle in a Thursday night clash against Georgia State, Maddie Penta was good. So good, you might say she was perfect. The All-American threw just the third perfect game in Auburn program history, tossing six immaculate frames en route to an 8-0 victory. Facing eighteen hitters in total, Penta struck out thirteen of them, including a stretch […]
Daily Dozen: Friday, February 23
Perfection and a broken record for Tennessee, a UCLA walk-off, a Wichita State breakout star, and a Virginia Tech upset highlighted Friday’s action.
Daily Dozen: Friday, February 9
The newest Wildcat stunned No. 2 Stanford, Southern Illinois sisters were perfect in their first game together and Texas shines in Easton. All that and more in the Daily Dozen.
PAC-12 Preview: The Finish Line Approaches for the Sport’s Greatest Conference
Storylines abound in the nation’s most historic softball conference – the final season that the PAC-12 will play in its current form. Stanford enters the season as conference favorites, but there’s a pack of PAC teams that have other plans.
Ranking the College Softball Assistant Coaching Hires
Among the hundreds – yes, hundreds – of assistant coaching transactions that were made this summer, here are the best moves from around the country.
2023 Fall Report: Washington
After a WCWS appearance the Washington lineup will certainly look different. Who can we expect to see be the next great Huskies? Find out more in the Fall Report:
Puerto Vallarta College Challege Unveils 2024 Schedules
Oklahoma, Washington, Clemson, Utah and Nebraska are among the teams participating in the 2024 Puerto Vallarta College Challenge.
USA Softball Unveils Pan American Games Roster
USA Softball on Thursday announced the roster for the Pan American Games. The team includes 15 former and one current college player representing 11 different universities.
Pac-12 Struggling for Survival in Latest Realignment Shifts
The Pac-12 is on the brink of extinction with multiple schools leaving for other conferences. A rich history of softball will be left behind with the changes.
USA Softball Unveils Japan All-Star Series Roster
USA Softball on Thursday announced the 16 players selected to represent Team USA in the 2023 Japan All-Star Series in August. The players come from 12 NCAA Division I programs.
D1Softball Top 25: Oklahoma Retains No. 1 Dominance in Final Poll
Fresh off a third-straight national title, Oklahoma secures a three-peat at No. 1 in the final D1Softball poll of the 2023 season.
WCWS Game 9: Canady Wins Freshman Pitching Duel to Lead Stanford into WCWS Semifinals
Stanford’s NiJaree Canady won a riveting pitching duel between Pac-12 freshmen to lead the Cardinal into the WCWS semifinals with a 1-0 win over Washington.
WCWS Photo Gallery – Day 2
D1Softball has you covered with all the sights of the Women’s College World Series. PLUS, recaps of every game.
WCWS Game 8: Florida State Staves Off Washington, Moves Into Driver’s Seat
Josie Muffley gave her best Jessie Warren impression. Her leaping snag secured Florida State’s 3-1 win over Washington.
WCWS Game 4: Holtorf’s Bat Lifts Washington Over Utah
Rylee Holtorf drove in three runs, including the go-ahead home run, to lead Washington to a 4-1 victory over Utah on Friday at the Women’s College World Series.
Milloy Family Diary: Widespread Allegiences at WCWS
The Milloy family has connections to three teams playing in the Women’s College World Series this week. They are sharing their experiences with D1Softball in a daily diary.
D1Softball’s Women’s College World Series Central
All of our Women’s College World Series coverage in all place.
Eight Things to Know About the 2023 WCWS
From Oklahoma chasing history to the role of transfers, fifth-year players and geography, all you need to know to prepare for the 2023 WCWS.
D1Softball’s Super Regional Central
D1Softball catches you up on the the scores, news and analysis from all eight super regionals on the road to the WCWS.
The D1Softball Podcast – Season 3 Regional Recap
Super Regionals are HERE. Tara Henry and Gray Robertson break down all 16 regionals plus welcome SDSU’s Stacey Nuveman Deniz and Washington’s SilentRain Espinoza.
D1Softball’s Seattle Regional Central
D1Softball has you covered for the entire 2023 NCAA Tournament including the Seattle Regional hosted by Washington.
Seattle Regional Preview: Huskies Seek Redemption, Pease Pull a Dolcini?
Washington’s offense needs to be better compared to last season’s regional.
Speaking of which, can Autumn Pease be this season’s Haley Dolcini?
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?
Brady’s Breakdown: Pac-12 Tournament Day 2
Brady Vernon notes his thoughts of Day Two from the inaugural Pac-12 Softball Tournament in Tucson, Arizona.
D1Softball Top 25: Washington Jumps Into Top 5; Fullerton Enters
After the final weekend of the regular season, things remained steady at the very top of the Top 25 rankings. But there was movement below as teams battle for postseason positioning.
What We Learned: Baylor Sweeps, Boise State Celebrates, Mariah Lopez Dominates Ducks
Baylor may have swept its way into more games in Waco, Mariah Lopez makes Utah a daunting postseason visitor and Jordy Bahl can do it all wherever she plays.
Daily Dozen: Saturday, May 6
Washington wins a Pac-12 pitching duel, Oklahoma rallies for its 40th straight victory and walk-off celebrations sweep the nation. That and more from Saturday’s action.
What to Watch Week 13: Conference Titles Still Up for Grabs; Bedlam Bragging Rights
It’s down to the final weekend of the regular season. With the postseason looming, some conference titles still remain up for grabs. Find out What to Watch in Week 13.
D1Softball Top 25: Stanford Surges, Minnesota Enters
While the top of the D1Softball Top 25 remains largely unchanged, Minnesota’s sweep at Ohio State has the red-hot Gophers tunneling into the rankings this week.
Stat Chat with D1 & 6-4-3 Charts – Week 11
D1’s Tara Henry and 643’s Natalie Hansen recap Week 11 of the 2023 season, highlighted by the most exciting game.
D1Softball Top 25: Texas Jumps into the Top Five, Louisville Enters
Texas climbs to a season-high ranking after sweeping Oklahoma State, while Louisville adds another ACC entry to the list.
What We Learned: Texas Makes Statement, Baylee Klingler Never Misses, Ace Up Auburn’s Sleeve
Reese Atwood walk-offs helped Texas stroll into the top five, Baylee Klinger made the most of senior weekend in Seattle, Auburn’s ace is ready for postseason.