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 […]

Ionata’s experience a valuable asset for Bulls’ softball

TAMPA, Fla. – Rachel Ionata carries a mature air that belies her 21 years. It’s part of what makes her a valuable part of South Florida’s softball team. In her first season with the Bulls, the Palm Harbor, Fla., native has made just four appearances out of the bullpen thus far, but her experience gained […]

PREVIEW: USF Bulls make 3rd straight NCAA softball tournament run

It’s tournament bound again for the University of South Florida women’s softball team. Led by star Sara Nevins, the American Athletic Conference’s top pitcher for 2014, the Bulls (41-15) are making their third straight NCAA tournament appearance in three seasons, starting May 15 at Tallhassee with the regionals.