Transferred to Oklahoma, sure seems like better options were available in portalQuite average numbers but good to see Wisconsin losing players
Wisconsin P Paytn Monticelli is entering the transfer portal, she announced. As a freshman in 2023, Monticelli posted a 2.71 ERA, a .235 opponent's batting average, and 82 strikeouts in 80 innings of work.
Some of it is getting to be a stretch for what is getting coaches sued/punished. Players accusing coaches of making them run sprints as punishment for breaking team rules is something that happens in every level every sportThe NU softball team is now listed as one of the problem teams just like the football team and Pat Fitzgerald according to one of the new lawsuits.
A quick google says their acceptance rate is 1-4%. But I'd bet athletes have an easier time, or at least make up a good portion of those transfers.Taryn Kern transfers to Stanford… someone once responded to one of my Softball board posts by writing that it was impossible (yes, impossible) to transfer to Stanford.
It's a good start for her. She is also recognizing that you can't always start at a "name" school and need to work your way up.Coaching Scoop: @GopherSoftball great Amber Fiser is stepping into the full-time coaching ranks, joining the staff at North Florida as the Ospreys' new pitching coach.
They can't play everyone each year. I'm assuming they'll come up with a different type of scheduling than they've done anytime before. But when you think about it, the flight is two more hours? Not a big deal.
Problem is all the coast to coast travel with someone losing 3 hours on time zones and a 4-5 hour flight. Be better off scheduling in pods where you spend whole week on the coast playing multiple teams and only have to make 1 flight each way.They can't play everyone each year. I'm assuming they'll come up with a different type of scheduling than they've done anytime before. But when you think about it, the flight is two more hours? Not a big deal.
UConn just can't stay healthy, significantly more talent than LSU but injury bug already started with freshman center torn Achilles in international playSame thing was said in Women’s BB about Connecticut. South Carolina has done okay the last few years. Once this NIL is figured out by more teams, Oklahoma’s run will end.
And the Gophers have just been pushed further down the softball power rankings in the Big Ten.Our softball conference just got crazy!