The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma is predicted to finish third in the 2016 Sooner Athletic Conference softball standings, according to votes cast by the coaches in the annual pre-season poll.

The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma softball team will begin the 2016 season as the NAIA’s 13th ranked team, according to results from the NAIA Softball Coaches’ Preseason Top 25 poll. The Drovers, under the leadership of Coach Jadyn Wallis, received 305 points to finish just outside the top 10.

CHICKASHA – The Sooner Athletic Conference announced the winter and spring sports Academic All-Conference list with 20 Drovers recognized for their academic achievements.

CHICKASHA – With many successes off the field of play for conference athletes, the Sooner Athletic Conference and Commissioner John Hudson announce the first Commissioner’s Honor Roll including more than 50 Drovers.

CHICKASHA – Drover pitcher Summer Leitka secures her second All-American award, this time she was named to the Second Team At-Large from the National Fastpitch Coaches Association.

CHICKASHA – Adding to her ever-growing list of accolades this season, Drover pitcher Summer Leitka was named an NAIA All-America First Team recipient.

CHICKASHA – With the Drovers making it to their first NAIA National Championship tournament in more than a decade, three players were named to the 2015 National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-Region team.

CHICKASHA – Under the direction of Drover Softball Head Coach Jadyn Wallis, USAO athletics will host its fourth and final camp of the summer.

CHICKASHA – Coming in as a junior college signee, Mackenzi Clapp will join the Drovers for the upcoming 2016 softball season.

CHICKASHA – After nine seasons with the Drovers, Assistant Softball Coach Ken Richardson reflects on the 2015 season, one of the best in school history.