Following TCU's hit parade at the 2023 NCAA Tournament Fayetteville Regional may have felt like a case of deja vu.
A golden rule in postseason play is to never assume that any game is a gimme.
Allee Bunker hit two 2-run home runs, and Oregon Softball hit four home runs altogether against the No. 3 team in the nation in Cathedral City on Saturday.
The No. 22-ranked Oregon Softball team was flummoxed in its first game against Cal State Fullerton, a 5-0 loss, to start the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic on Friday, but the Ducks bounced back in a big way.
The 2023 college softball season begins in February as teams from across the country will play their first slate of games before conference season begins. Many of those games will take place at preseason events such as the Mark Campbell Collegiate Invitational, the Puerto Vallarta College Challenge and 2023 Candrea Classic.
It’s a long, grueling break between June and February, but when the return of college softball eventually arrives, it makes all the waiting well worth it.
Since reaching the summit in 2018 with their third national championship, the Oregon State Beavers have been searching for the recipe to get them, not only back on top, but back to the College World Series.
The place to watch the best college softball being played on the planet is the Women’s College World Series, but there’s no closer equivalent during the regular season than the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic.
For two weeks in February, Puerto Vallarta becomes one of the hotbeds for college softball in North America.
The 2023 college baseball season begins in February as teams from across the country prepare for a possible journey to Omaha for the College World Series.
The long wait is almost over.
Ohio State hasn't played at full-strength much this season, including at the San Diego Invitational. The Buckeyes converged on America's Finest City without Jacy Sheldon, then lost Madison Greene late in their win Tuesday over South Florida.
Dec 22, 2022
Oregon needed a boost in the second quarter of its San Diego Invitational matchup with No. 17-ranked Arkansas. In a move that's likely to be the norm for the next three seasons-and-change, the Ducks turned to freshman Grace VanSlooten.
Dec 21, 2022
Eighty-five minutes of March-quality basketball reached a crescendo in the final 72 seconds, when No. 3-ranked Ohio State completed a raucous rally to cap the first day of the San Diego Invitational.
Superstars in the traditional sense do not define the 2022-23 Oregon Ducks, but that doesn't mean coach Kelly Graves' squad is shining any less bright compared to recent campaigns. In fact, as Oregon embarks on the challenging San Diego Invitational, the whole of the Ducks' parts could prove championship worthy.
Dec 15, 2022