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Bissette still in the hearts and minds of South Florida softball team

It’s been two years since Meredith Bissette’s last softball game in a University of South Florida Bulls uniform, but her presence with the team hasn’t faded.

Bissette was diagnosed with chordoma cancer in 2016. The disease can present anywhere along the spine and although the tumors are normally slow to progress they are relentless and can recur after treatment.

USF sophomore Evans excelling at mental game

TAMPA, Fla. —  Softball player Lauren Evans has avoided the dreaded sophomore slump with flying colours. Evans, who plays first base for the University of South Florida (USF), has increased her batting average from .266 to .304, and her slugging percentage from .395 to .536. The native of Land O’Lakes, Florida, says a big contributor to […]

USF softball star Spivey finds love in all the right places

TAMPA, Fla. – It’s all about love and softball for All-American USF senior Lee Ann Spivey. Already one of its all-time best players, the recently engaged catcher is on pace to set school records in both home runs and runs batted in. Spivey said her love for the game, and for her teammates, means more […]