Baylor softball team, underdog in the upcoming Super Regional, embraces challenges after facing significant player losses, akin to Gideon's victory with a smaller army.

By the Numbers
  • Baylor's record: 35-21
  • Florida's record: 49-12
  • Florida ranks fifth in batting average and slugging percentage nationally
  • Reagan Walsh leads Florida with 16 homers
  • All-American Skylar Wallace boasts a .412 batting average
Yes, But

Baylor faces a challenging opponent in Florida, which boasts significant offensive firepower and has won 11 consecutive games.

State of Play
  • Baylor embraces the underdog role and recently secured an unexpected victory in the Lafayette Regional.
  • Senior catcher Sydney Collazos is highlighted for her leadership and team cohesion efforts.
  • The upcoming Super Regional game against Florida will be broadcast on ESPN2.
What's Next

The Baylor softball team will face Florida in a best-of-three Super Regional, with the first game scheduled for 11 a.m. CT on Friday.

Bottom Line

Despite facing player losses, Baylor softball's resilience and reliance on team cohesion and strong leadership are key to their underdog success in the upcoming Super Regional.