OU tops the Women's Preseason Coaches' Poll, with 33 first place points. Florida is 2nd with 20 first place votes and LSU is 3rd with 7 first place votes. Bama is 4th, Utah is fifth, and UCLA is 6th.
Sac State has signed Karissa Hoffman, Amber Koeth and Destiny Watley to NLIs for 2018-2019. All three commits were previously reported.
Here are a few photos of the 2018-2019 NLI Signees. Congratulations to all of the future frosh!
All four American women advanced to Finals at the preliminaries of the World Championships.
On September 11th, 2001, newly hired UCSB (California Santa Barbara) Head Coach Mari-Rae Sopper, a former standout at Iowa State, lost her life during the tragic events of that fateful day. We pause today to remember her spirit and dedication to the sport, and her inspiring effort to pursue her dream.
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Pitt's Debbie Yohman has announced her retirement after 31 seasons.
Stanford posted a 420.45 to lead Session 1 at the Men's NCAA Championships. OhioState (414.65) and Nebraska (413.05) also advanced.
Florida's Alex McMurtry won the AA, posting a 39.8125 in the second session to win the title. Utah's MyKayla Skinner was 2nd, and Bama's Kiana Winston was 3rd.
LSU powered to a 198.275 to win Session 2 of the NCAA Semi-Finals. Florida posted a 197.725 to best Bama's 197.6. All three teams advance to the NCAA Super Six Finals, joining OU, UCLA and Utah.
It's Championships Weekend in St. Louis, and 12 teams are ready to battle it out for the Super Six Finals. Check out all the live links above. Here's a few notes in advance of the meet.