...champion Florida defeated Tennessee 7-2 Thursday in the opening game of the Women's College World Series.Haeger, the USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year, opened the scoring with a solo home run to left field in the bottom of the first inning. Kayli...

Record-setting scoring changes face of college softball

...pitchers' duels that once dominated college softball are less common with teams across the...ESPN televised just 28 regular-season softball games on its variety of networks and...about to enter the era where you see softball start recruiting closers," Michigan...

Helping Dad

Bryson Brantley, 2 1/2 , helps his dad, Shawn Hancock, pick up softballs while practicing at a field on the corner of First Avenue and Mathney Drive on Wednesday. Dr. Hancock and teammate and friend Ashley Howell practice two or three times a week.

Seniors have Georgia Regents softball back in postseason

When seniors Brooke Stephens, Molly Walton and Hannah Vaughn started their softball careers in Augusta, winning was a common thing.In their freshman season at Georgia Regents, the trio tasted what it was like...

Tell-all books about the magazine industry sell, sell, sell

NEW YORK -- Lauren Weisberger is in a Barnes & Noble, fielding softballs from the audience as she promotes her anti-fashionista novel, "The Devil Wears Prada." Describe your "writing process...

Practice pitch

Lamont Williams pitches a ball to co-worker Steve Lorick at Riverview Park. The two spent their day off Monday exercising and hitting softballs around for fun.

Vertical plan yields big tomatoes, cucumbers

...built more than 43 years ago, his tomato plants towered over his 6-foot-3 frame, and the fruit they bore were as big as softballs. When he moved a few years ago into a house in Martinez, he saw no reason why he couldn't have another successful vegetable...

SEC meetings agenda to focus on keeping level playing field

...and Auburn will also propose a rule counting state-funded scholarships against athletic totals for sports like baseball and softball which typically have to divvy up dollars to offer partial scholarships."This is an unfair competitive advantage," Jacobs...

Georgia Regents ousted from softball regional by Armstrong State

MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - Armstrong State scored four runs in the bottom of the third inning to take the lead and held on to edge Georgia Regents 6-5 on Saturday in an NCAA Division II Southeast Regional elimination game.

Wando drops North Augusta from playoffs in Quinn's final game

...the fall, it was his final season leading the North Augusta softball team. Despite the playoff exit, his final year was marked...will mark the first in which Quinn won't coach baseball or softball in years. He said it'll be tough, but it gives him the...