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Superstar Pitchers of the Future in the NCAA
For the last two years, pitchers Angela Tincher of Virginia Tech, Katie Burkhart of Arizona State, and Taryne Mowatt of Arizona have baffled batters and stunned audiences around the country. These three pitchers re-wrote the book on the art of pitching in the NCAA and dominated headlines while […]

Off and Running

The 2008 NPF Season Has Begun
Although the 2008 National Pro Fastpitch season is only two weeks old, championship dreams are already starting to build among its six franchises. And why not? Every team is replete with talent and closely matched—making for plenty of exciting softball action on the field! In past years it has been […]

Simply the Best

Collegiate Pitching Stars in 2007 & 2008
Mowatt, Tincher & Burkhart —Who’s the Best?
There were 3 statistically outstanding NCAA pitchers in 2007: Angela Tincher (Virginia Tech), Taryne Mowatt (Arizona), and Katie Burkhart (Arizona State).  In 2007 Tincher was ranked #1 statistically, with Mowatt #2 and Burkhart #3.  There was lots of speculation as all three of […]