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Ncaa Softball

Arizona State softball: How Dallas Escobedo got her groove back

TEMPE - In 2011, freshman Dallas Escobedo recorded three victories - including two shutouts - in regional play before winning two more in the super regional and five in a row in the Women's College World Series to lead Arizona State to a national championship.

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Tempe Regional: Arizona State 2, Georgia 0: Escobedo dominant again in ASU's win

TEMPE - It isn't easy to take the circle a day after throwing a no-hitter, and somehow one-up your own performance.

May 19, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Arizona notebook: Penn calls it 'honor' to face Cats

COLLEGE STATION, Texas -Penn made its first-ever NCAA tournament appearance Friday, and was greeted by 14 Texas A&M hits in a 12-0, five-inning loss.

May 18, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Tide rolls to title thanks to Okla. miscues

OKLAHOMA CITY - Jackie Traina threw a five-hitter and delivered a key RBI single, and Alabama became the first Southeastern Conference team to win a NCAA softball title, beating Oklahoma 5-4 in the final game of a best-of-three series that ended early today.

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Not finished yet, Tide forces third game

Not finished yet, Tide forces third game

Oklahoma first baseman Lauren Chamberlain stretches, but Alabama runner Amanda Locke is safe in the second inning.

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Not finished yet, Tide forces third game

Not finished yet, Tide forces third game

OKLAHOMA CITY - It's on the wall in the practice facility and in the dugout whenever Alabama plays. It's right there in black and white on the players' wrists, too.

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NCAA softball: OU's Ricketts dazzles Cal, strikes out 16 in shutout

OKLAHOMA CITY - National player of the year Keilani Ricketts struck out 16 in a two-hit shutout, Georgia Casey homered and Oklahoma beat top-seeded California 3-0 on Friday night in the winners' bracket at the Women's College World Series

June 02, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Oklahoma rolls along; Sun Devils, Cal also win

OKLAHOMA CITY - Lauren Chamberlain hit a two-run home run, and Keilani Ricketts struck out 11 to lead Oklahoma past South Florida 5-1 Thursday in the opener of the Women's College World Series.

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NCAA softball: Team USA boss among new faces at championship

OKLAHOMA CITY - Is it possible for the man in charge of the nation's top softball players to be considered a new kid on the block in one of his sport's premier events?

May 31, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Sports shorts: Neymar leads Brazil to victory over US

LANDOVER, Md. - Neymar scored a goal and was involved in two others as Brazil beat the United States 4-1 in an international friendly on Wednesday night.

May 31, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Cats hope 'that brightness' continues for Babcock

Cats hope 'that brightness' continues for Babcock

Arizona Wildcats softball

May 25, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Cats hope 'that brightness' continues for Babcock

Cats hope 'that brightness' continues for Babcock

NORMAN, Okla. - Shelby Babcock is getting it right, at just the right time.

May 25, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
UA getting another shot at Sooners ace

UA getting another shot at Sooners ace

NORMAN, Okla. - The most likely answer to the Arizona Wildcats' hypothetical question stands 6 feet 2 inches and throws more than 70 mph from the left side.

May 25, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
After Cats' inconsistent softball season, 'it's crunch time'

After Cats' inconsistent softball season, 'it's crunch time'

When it became likely their two schools would be placed on the same side of the NCAA softball tournament bracket, Stephanie Ricketts got a text message from her sister Keilani.

May 18, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

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