Big 12 Athlete of the Year candidates will be highlighted each day through July 23. Fans will then be able to vote for their male and female choices on July 23-25 on Big12Sports. Today's featured candidates are Oklahoma State's Vanessa Shippy and Jawun Evans.
Big 12 Athlete of the Year candidates will be highlighted each day through July 23. Fans will then be able to vote for their male and female choices on July 23-25 on Big12Sports. Today's featured candidates are Baylor's Lindsey Cargill and Troy Montemayor.
Winners of back-to-back national championships, the Oklahoma softball coaches have repeated as the NFCA Division I National Coaching Staff of the Year, the National Fastpitch Association announced Wednesday.
A total of 441 student-athletes have been named to the 2016-17 Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team, which honors conference competitors who are new, incoming freshmen at their respective league institution.
The Big 12 Conference has announced its 2017 Spring Scholar-Athletes of the Year.
For the second straight year and third time in the last five seasons, the Oklahoma Sooners are NCAA Division I softball national champions. The Sooners clinched the Women's College World Series (WCWS) national title with a 5-4 win Tuesday evening against Florida.
In the longest game in the history of the Women's College World Series Championship Series, No. 10 Oklahoma (60-9) outlasted No. 1 Florida (58-9) in an epic 17-inning, 7-4 victory Monday night.
No. 10 Oklahoma (59-9) will play for a second straight national championship after defeating third-seeded Oregon (54-8) Sunday afternoon, 4-2, in the semifinals of the Women's College World Series.
No. 10 seeded Oklahoma earned the victory Friday evening over No. 6 seeded Washington in the NCAA Women's College World Series. Sooner Fale Aviu scored a run, batted in another and Sydney Romero hit a solo home run as Oklahoma beat Washington 3-1 in Oklahoma City.
Oklahoma notched the victory over Baylor in the Women's College World Series opener. In the Big 12 match up, Nicole Pendley hit a three-run home run as part of a four-run first inning for the Sooners en route to a 6-3 win Friday night.
For the second straight year, five Big 12 softball student-athletes have been selected to the NFCA All-America teams. Baylor's Lindsey Cargill along with Oklahoma's Shay Knighten, Caleigh Clifton and Paige Parker were recognized on the second team. Vanessa Shippy of Oklahoma State recorded third team honors.
For the fourth time in Big 12 history, two league teams will face one another in the NCAA Women's College World Series (WCWS). No. 10 seeded Oklahoma is set to take on No. 15 seeded Baylor on June 1 at USA Hall of Fame Stadium in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.