Hey batter! The ladies of Auburn will be battling it out with the Sooners of Oklahoma in the Women’s NCAA College Softball World Series. Catch game 1 of the best of 3 series on June 6th at 8pm EST online here!
The No. 3 Sooners will have the home field advantage at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, when they take the field against the No. 4 Auburn team. The Lady Tigers will be looking to bring home their first title in their second World Series appearance. Watch every home run and every strike out online here!
With no professional softball leagues, this World Series is the biggest show of the year for diehard fans of the sport. The 2016 College Softball World Series began on June 2nd and Auburn had some decisive victories over UCLA, Georgia, and Florida State before earning their spot in the finals. Oklahoma’s path to the finals was equally difficult.
The Sooners opened the tournament with a win against Alabama before upsetting a strong Michigan team. Oklahoma then faced LSU who they defeated for their 30th win in a row. The Sooners are on a roll and will be tough to beat playing in their home state. Oklahoma fields a young team who has been getting the job done all season with strong pitching backed up by good fielding and quick bats.
The Auburn team have their own strengths. The Tigers are a team built on fundamentals of the sport. They have been playing nearly error-free-ball this post-season and have shown grit with great come from behind wins to make it to the finals. These teams are evenly matched and it may come down to who wants this series more.
What do you think HollywoodLifers? Who will you be rooting for in this epic softball game? Do you think Auburn will finally win their first title or are the Sooners too tough take down? Let us know who you will be rooting for in this exciting NCAA Softball World Series game!