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Getting to Know the Olympians: Softball Pitchers

If you’ve flipped on ESPN at all this past weekend, you’ve seen the Women’s College World Series. Texas A&M and Arizona State are battling for the championship as I type this. Ridiculously fast pitches, faster baserunners, home runs – you’ve seen it all on the college diamond. If you’ve enjoyed the WCWS at all, you will love Team USA. To give you an idea how good Team USA is, they beat Arizona, the seven seed for the WCWS, 16-0.

Go ahead. Make jokes.

This team doesn’t just dominate collegians; they dominate the world. USA softball has won every gold medal awarded in the Olympics. One of the reasons why the USA is so damn good is the dominant pitching. Get to know these gals – after the jump.

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