This year will be the first year under head coach Tony Baldwin after former head coach Lu Harris-Champer retired following a trip to the Women’s College World Series in 2021.
A look into the differences between pitching in baseball and softball, and how it affects players, scheduling and the College World Series for each sport.
Georgia softball has promoted assistant Tony Baldwin to the position of head coach, two weeks after Lu Harris-Champer announced her retirement.
Coming off a trip to the Women’s College World Series in her 21st season as the Georgia softball head coach, Lu Harris-Champer has announced that she will retire.
Georgia struggled offensively throughout the game, as Lacey Fincher was the only Bulldog to reach base in the first four innings.
Graduate Mary Wilson Avant (20-10) led from the circle as she struck out four Gators and allowed only four hits for her second consecutive shutout.
Georgia’s scoring came solely from home runs, as a solo home run by Jaiden Fields and a three-run home run by Payden Bordeau proved enough for the Bulldogs' 4-0 win.
The sweep marks the Bulldogs’ 11th Super Regional appearance in program history and their fifth appearance in the Women’s College World Series.
Georgia softball fell to Kentucky 3-0 in the first round of the SEC Tournament. The loss was the Bulldogs' seventh consecutive defeat and brings their record to 29-21 overall and 7-17 in the SEC.
Georgia softball lost the second game of its series against Mississippi State 4-2 to lose the series and was the Bulldogs’ fifth consecutive defeat.
Georgia softball lost its final home game of the regular season against Alabama Sunday afternoon 6-3. The defeat was the Bulldogs’ third consecutive loss and secured the series sweep for Alabama.
A strong offensive performance propelled the Lady Volunteers to a series victory over Georgia on Saturday night, moving the Bulldogs to 6-11 in the conference.