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Date Opponent Site Time (CT
Oct. 4 Oklahoma Battle Series Norman, Okla. 6 p.m.
Oct. 11 Oklahoma Battle Series Norman, Okla. 6 p.m.
Oct. 16 North Central Texas College Norman, Okla. 6 p.m.
Oct. 18 Oklahoma Battle Series Norman, Okla. 6 p.m.
Oct. 23 Seminole State Norman, Okla. 6 p.m.
Oct. 25 Oklahoma Battle Series Norman, Okla. 6 p.m.
Nov. 1 Oklahoma Battle Series Norman, Okla. 6 p.m.
Nov. 9 Oklahoma Battle Series Norman, Okla. 6 p.m.

History

In 2016, they hosted their regional once more and defeated Ole Miss and Wichita State. They then hosted their super regional against Louisiana-Lafayette, which they won in order to repeat their trip to the Women’s College World Series. They defeated Alabama in extra innings in their tournament opener. In game 2, they took on #12 Michigan, and in game 3, they defeated LSU to advance to the title game against Auburn. In their final game, Paige Parker pitched a complete game, and they triumphed 2-1. Sooners hosted a second straight regional in 2017. and triumphed over Tulsa, Arkansas, and North Dakota State. After that, they travelled to Super Regionals at #7 Auburn, where they won in two games. They defeated #6 Washington, #6 Baylor in Oklahoma City, and Oregon to go to the championship game against Florida. In the finals’ longest game ever (17 innings), they prevailed in game 1. They completed the series with a sweep to win their fourth national title.

As the top overall seed in 2021, the Sooners hosted their regional and defeated Wichita State, Texas A&M, and Morgan State. They won their super regional against Washington in two games and went on to host it. They suffered a first-round defeat at the Women’s College World Series against James Madison University; as a result, they defeated Georgia, UCLA, and James Madison twice to progress to the final series by winning four straight elimination games. They began the final series by down to Florida State, but came back to win games two and three to earn their fifth national title. The Sooners established a 53-game winning streak in softball for the NCAA Division I in 2023. They concluded the year with a 61-1 record, winning their third straight championship and their seventh national championship. Since UCLA from 1988 to 1990, they became the first team to achieve a triple crown.

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