College Spotlight – University of Oklahoma

University of Oklahoma

Division: NCAA I

Conference: Big 12

Nickname: Sooners

School Size: 28,970

Mailing Address: 660 Parrington Oval, Norman, OK 73019

Team Site: University of Oklahoma Softball

Head Coach:

Patty Gasso- pgasso@ou.edu

Program Highlights:

    • The Sooners have made a postseason berth in each of Coach Gasso’s 21 seasons and reached the College World Series nine times
    • Coach Gasso holds a 1028-305-2 record while leading the Sooners
    • Eight Sooners have been named Big 12 Player of the Year a total of 10 times, four have been selected as Big 12 Freshman of the Year, three as Big 12 Pitcher of the Year and one as Big 12 Newcomer
    • Because of their hard work in the classroom, the Sooners have been honored with 106 Academic All-Conference honors, with eight of those going on to become Academic All-Americans
    • Oklahoma became the first team in Big 12 Conference history to capture each of the four major end-of-season awards, taking home Player of the Year, Pitcher of the Year, Freshman of the Year and Coach of the Year honors in 2015

Schedule Highlights:

The Sooners are 12-4 through their first 16 games of the 2016 season

The Oklahoma University Tournament will take place March 11-13 at the Sooners home field

For the Sooners full 2016 schedule, click here.

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