Women’s College World Series Softball Tournament

Science educator and school administrator Lori Manning holds a masters of arts in teaching & administration from Webster University. Lori Manning also earned a bachelor’s in exercise and sports science from Oklahoma Baptist University and has over a decade of experience as a softball coach. The top team in women’s Division I softball is determined… Read More Women’s College World Series Softball Tournament

Five Core Pitches of Softball

  Lori Manning, an experienced educational administrator and current student at Western Governors University, has played and coached softball extensively. Lori Manning has coached softball at multiple schools, including St. Gregory’s University and Anderson University. Softball pitchers tend to learn five distinct pitches as part of their training. The first is the fastball, which requires… Read More Five Core Pitches of Softball

Obstruction Rule Change Approved for 2018 College Softball Season

A former educational administrator, Lori Manning is pursuing an MBA from Western Governors University. Lori Manning previously served as a college softball coach. Rule changes are an integral aspect of sports. The NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel is responsible for adopting new rules in college softball, and this past summer, the panel approved a rule… Read More Obstruction Rule Change Approved for 2018 College Softball Season