Bailey Webster "hated" volleyball at first, but when a knee injury threatened her career, the 2012 NCAA tournament's MOP realized how much the game meant to her.
For Northwestern senior Shannon Smith, it was a performance she can rest a career on, a worthy MVP for a program worthy of the term dynasty.
Florida's game-winning goal in the first overtime was waived off because of an illegal stick, giving new life to the Orange.
It's Maryland and Northwestern again. This time in an NCAA women's lacrosse semifinal that is a rematch of the last two championship games.
As the men move on to the Sweet 16 and the women prepare for the second round, our contributors reflect on the weekend that was, with all its upsets and bracket-busting potential, and let us know where their picks stand.
Check out the complete 2012 NCAA women's soccer tournament schedule and results.