Alexa Galligani poses on the outside of the dugout with her right arm leaning on the fence

South Florida slugger is leading the way

Batting leadoff is all about finding the balance between being aggressive and passive.

In sophomore Alexa Galligani, the University of South Florida’s Bulls softball team has found one of the best in the division at towing the line between the two.

University softball player beside team logo

Swift-footed Sam is sneaking by opponents

Speedy freshman Sam Walz was quick to make an impact with the University of South Florida women’s softball team.

She’s five-for-five on stolen bases this season for the Bulls. This skill came from her style of play, not only stealing lots of bases but also pinch-running and having a good mind for reading the defence.