Star-studded lineups and a not-quite-home-field advantage promise to make for a fascinating NWSL championship game Sunday between Seattle Reign FC and FC Kansas City. Graham Hays looks ahead with five questions.
No. 1 Oregon checks off every box on the championship shopping list, but who could be the toughest test? Graham Hays breaks down the eight Women's College World Series contenders.
Portland's home attendance dwarfed other teams in the league, but it was Thorns FC's play on the road -- including the playoffs and title game -- that brought them the inaugural championship.
Costly errors hampered the USSSA Pride in a 3-2 loss to the Chicago Bandits in Game 1 of the NPF championship series.
Team USA scored 78 runs, 32 more than any other team, and hit 17 home runs in seven pool play games. But facing pitcher Danielle Lawrie and the host Canadians in the medal round was a different story.
A pair of high-scoring semifinal games saw Cardinal and Blue Devils players rise to the occasion and spur their respective teams to victory.