Thursday, June 10, 2021

The humble backstop where softball pitcher Odicci Alexander honed her craft


For five glorious days, Alexander became the story of the Women's College World Series, the ultimate underdog player taking the ultimate underdog team to the brink of a national championship.


[She] struck out 66 batters on 1,057 pitches in 64 2/3 innings in the NCAA tournament.

"Alexander wasn't heavily recruited in high school"