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Auburn: Associate Softball Coach Was Banned For Romantic Relationships With Students Auburn: Associate Softball Coach Was Banned For Romantic Relationships With Students

Former Auburn associate head softball coach Corey Myers—son of former head coach Clint Myers, who abruptly retired this summer—was banned from campus for having romantic relationships with multiple students whom he supervised or coached, according to a letter from the school’s Title IX office obtained by ESPN.

Softball Coach's Son, Accused Of Harassing Auburn Players, Violated Rules At Arizona State Softball Coach's Son, Accused Of Harassing Auburn Players, Violated Rules At Arizona State

Before coaching softball at Auburn—where he was accused of subjecting players to sexualized attention from his son—Clint Myers coached the same sport at Arizona State; public records released Friday to Deadspin reveal that Myers’s son, Corey, was the center of an investigation there, too, into his improper involvement…

Alabama's Governor Won't Give Us The Auburn Softball Complaint; Maybe They'll Give It To You Alabama's Governor Won't Give Us The Auburn Softball Complaint; Maybe They'll Give It To You

Last month, ESPN reported that former Auburn softball player Alexa Nemeth had filed a complaint alleging that players suffered sexual harassment and abuse under then-head coach Clint Myers. This complaint, per ESPN, also said that “Coach Clint Myers knowingly let his son Corey Myers have relations and pursue…

Report: Auburn Softball Players Allege Sexual Harassment And Manipulation Under Retired Head Coach Report: Auburn Softball Players Allege Sexual Harassment And Manipulation Under Retired Head Coach

A Title IX complaint and a subsequent letter from a former player describe Auburn’s softball program under recently retired head coach Clint Myers as one where players were subjected to a pattern of inappropriate, sexualized attention by the coach’s son, according to an ESPNW report.

Little League Softball Team Bounced From Championship Game For Flipping The Bird Little League Softball Team Bounced From Championship Game For Flipping The Bird

The Atlee Little League softball team was disqualified from the 2017 Junior League Softball World Series championship game over a social media post, aimed at their recently vanquished semifinal foes, showing several members of the team flipping the bird. The disqualification took place just hours before Atlee was…

Oklahoma Beats Florida In 17-Inning Game 1 Of Women's College World Series Championship Oklahoma Beats Florida In 17-Inning Game 1 Of Women's College World Series Championship

No. 10 Oklahoma defeated No. 1 Florida, 7-5, in a marathon 17-inning first game of the Women’s College World Series. After a wild series of extra innings that saw both starting pitchers come back in and both teams score two runs in the 12th inning to keep things going, a three-run home run for Oklahoma first baseman…

Controversial Rainout Decision Erases Softball Team's Lead, Costs Them Championship  Controversial Rainout Decision Erases Softball Team's Lead, Costs Them Championship 

Lamar University’s softball team saw their season come to a frustrating and confusing end today, when a hastily declared rainout wiped out their last four runs and lost them the National Invitational Softball Championship to the Liberty University Flames.

The Top-Ranked Softball Team In The Country Is Somehow Unseeded In The NCAA Tournament The Top-Ranked Softball Team In The Country Is Somehow Unseeded In The NCAA Tournament

When the University of Minnesota’s softball team gathered for dinner to watch the NCAA tournament selection show, spirits were high. The Big Ten champs went a school-record 54-3 this season, and were ranked second in the last coaches poll and 11th in the RPI.

Softball Fan's Spectacular Catch Overshadowed By Even More Spectacular Fall Out Of Pickup Truck Softball Fan's Spectacular Catch Overshadowed By Even More Spectacular Fall Out Of Pickup Truck

A fan taking in a Southern Arkansas Muleriders softball game this afternoon used up all of his coordination to make an incredible snag, stretching to catch a homer from the bed of a pickup truck. Overenthused and underprepared, he promptly toppled headfirst out of said pickup truck.

Auburn Softball Player Isn't Here For Florida Coach's Bullshit Auburn Softball Player Isn't Here For Florida Coach's Bullshit

Auburn’s softball team beat Florida 1-0 yesterday, and after the game Tigers shortstop Haley Fagan got into it with Florida head coach Tim Walton.

Softball Player's Headfirst Slide Does Not Go As Planned

Carson-Newman hosted Erskine for a Division II softball double-header Tuesday afternoon. The series provided plenty of runs and little tension, as the hometown Eagles took the first game 10-2 and lost the second 8-2, ending a nine-game winning streak for Carson-Newman.

Beware The Softball Pitcher Playing Dodgeball Beware The Softball Pitcher Playing Dodgeball

We’re the last member of the internet viral content economy to discover and post this video of a 15-year-old softball pitcher absolutely annihilating her teammates in a friendly game, but damn, it’s too good not to.

Five Sports Added to 2020 Olympics Five Sports Added to 2020 Olympics

The International Olympic Committee voted today to add five events (really six because baseball and softball are different sports, just not to the IOC) to the summer Olympic slate, beginning in Tokyo in 2020. Baseball, softball, karate, skateboard, sports climbing, and surfing will all take their place at the Olympics.

You Might Not Realize Just How Long and Fascinating the History of Women's Softball Really Is  You Might Not Realize Just How Long and Fascinating the History of Women's Softball Really Is 

Baseball history has been so thoroughly explored that it seems impossible there could be room for another book. Comparatively neglected is softball’s past—which, it turns out, is completely fascinating and a compelling lens on twentieth-century women’s history.

NCAA Once Again Bans Fun NCAA Once Again Bans Fun

The College Softball World Series is coming up in two weeks, and thanks to a new NCAA initiative, it’ll be a lot less fun than last year. Regional tournaments open this weekend, and the NCAA has decided that they will crack down and enforce an arcane rule against props in the dugout starting with this first round of…

Missouri Softball Team Playing Game Under Protest

The fourteenth-ranked Missouri softball team is playing today’s game against South Carolina under protest after players claim an “unjust investigation” is taking place against the program.

Dirtnado In The Infield!

Is this a thing? I’ve seen little dust devils pop up and die out in dry areas from time to time in my life, but are huge dirt tornados like this, which formed in the middle of a college softball game between Lynchburg and Bridgewater last weekend, like, normal?

New Rule: Everyone Has To Bunt Like This Now New Rule: Everyone Has To Bunt Like This Now

It’s taken a couple hundred years for people to figure out what to do about the bunt, maybe the least aesthetically pleasing display of “athleticism” in the major sports, but this Pennsylvanian high schooler has shown us the way forward:

Lawsuit: Kent State Helped Cover Up Rape By Softball Coach's Son  Lawsuit: Kent State Helped Cover Up Rape By Softball Coach's Son 

A former Kent State softball player is suing the university and its former softball coach, Karen Linder, accusing Linder of pressuring the player to cover up her rape allegation against the coach’s son. When Lauren Kesterson did report the rape, Linder resigned but used her influence among former and current softball…

Little League World Series Scandal: Softball Team Throws Game

The Little League Softball World Series has erupted in controversy after a team from Snohomish, Washington threw its game against a North Carolina squad, allegedly to knock out a tough Central Iowa All-Stars team from the tournament.

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