One of the greatest victories for softball enthusiasts occurred in 1991 with
the addition of women's fast pitch softball to the program of the 1996
Olympic Games in Atlanta, Georgia. In fact, the USA defeated China 3-1 to
capture softball's first Olympic Gold Medal. On that July 30, day a capacity
crowd of over 8,700 witnessed the USA win behind the pitching of Michele
Granger of Anchorage, Alaska and Lisa Fernandez of Long Beach,
the catcher and the batter In addition all base runners on deck batter and any player coaching first or third base.
Stacey NuvemanShe was on three U.S. Olympic softball teams, and helped lead the way to many Olympic victories.
George Hancock is considered the true inventor of softball.
A foul ball is considered a strike in softball if you catch it its an out. but if it bounces of a fence an you catch it its not an out. If it bounces of an that would have been the third stike then its an out
the lady hounds are the New Wilmington Area High School softball team.....the greatest softball team ever
offensive mvp, defensive mvp, greatest homeruns
Not necessarily, most softball recruiting is done through travel/summer teams. Also, many softball programs are not that good and could be considered a waste of time.
In my opinion, I'd say Jennie Finch. She is my idol.
well first you would have to play in some local asa tournaments and you accumilate points based on participation and victories
Softball is a variation of baseball. It is played on a smaller field than baseball and with a larger ball. Baseball and softball are considered a Bat and Ball (Safe Haven) type of Physical sport.
That is probably not a good idea. Have you considered softball?
NCAA rules for redshirting in softball are basically the same as other sports. An academic sophomore can be considered an athletic freshman.
The first softball game was played on Thanksgiving Day in 1887. They players played inside of a gym at Farragut Boat club, located in Chicago, IL. The believed inventor of softball is George Hancock.
1887 and it was 20 men who first started playing. George Hancock is considered to be the guy who started it all it was in Chicago and it wasn't called softball it was indoor baseball but it had all the rules that softball has.
Anything that hits the plate is considered a strike.
Just like regular baseball, a strike is from the waists to the shoulders up.
They are the same thing!! "Why softball is better than softball?"
Cat Osterman, Jennie Finch, Monica Abbott, Angela Tincher to name a few.
The slowest pitch in softball is the change-up. It is used to batter swing off-balanced. Off-balanced batters tend to hit more pop-fly's than balanced batters. Pop-flys are considered the easiest out in softball.
softball in Tagalog: softball (no Tagalog translation)