Gasso's Sooners WCWS Bound...Again

Patty Gasso's Oklahoma softball team clinched a fourth straight Women's College World Series bid with a 7-2 win over Oregon State

It's becoming a habit for the Oklahoma women's softball team to spend a week in May at the Women's College World Series in Oklahoma City.

Oklahoma Head Coach Patty Gasso's Sooners ensured that would happen again this year by clinching a berth in their fourth straight Women's College World Series on Sunday.

The Sooners advanced to this weeks WCWS with a 7-2 win over Oregon State at the NCAA Region Four Championships in Gainesville, Fla.

Oklahoma will be the fourth-seed in this years WCWS and will play fifth-seeded Washington in the first round on Thursday at 1 p.m. at the Don Porter ASA Hall of Fame Stadium in Oklahoma City.

If the Sooners win their first round game they would play the Arizona/Alabama winner at 4:30 p.m. on Friday. If they lose they would play the Arizona/Alabama loser Friday morning at 11 a.m.
See below for the Thursday's other first round pairings.

Thursday, May 22
Arizona (1) vs. Alabama (8) 10 a.m.
Oklahoma (4) vs. Washington (4) 1 p.m.
Texas (3) vs. Louisiana-Lafayette (6) 6:32 p.m.
California (2) vs. UCLA (7) 9 p.m.


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