Top 10 Division 1 Players Of March
SA ranked the top 10 Division 1 softball players for the month of March.
See the full list below.
- 1 –Last: 1
2022 stats (as of 3/27/22): .529 ERA, 36 H, 8 2B, 15 HR, 38 RBI, 36 R
Notes: Alo holds the top spot in our player rankings for the second month in a row after another dominant stretch at the plate. On March 11, she made history by breaking the NCAA home run record with her 96th career long ball. She did so in her home state of Hawaii against the Rainbow Warriors. The fifth-year senior posted a .642 batting average in March and blasted seven home runs with six consecutive games with a long ball. She finished the month with 18 RBIs, seven multi-RBI games and five multi-hit games.
- 2Last: 9
2022 stats (as of 3/27/22): .457 BA, 43 H, 9 2B, 14 HR, 45 RBI, 28 R
Notes: Klingler was a pitcher’s nightmare in March, as she recorded at least one hit in all 15 games she played during the month. The Texas native had seven multi-hit games, four multi-RBI games and two multi-home run games. Klingler finished the month with a .520 batting average, eight long balls and 25 RBIs. She currently leads the Pac-12 in home runs, RBIs and is top-five in batting average. She was named a finalist for the 2022 Senior Class Award on March 9.
2022 stats (as of 3/27/22): .506 BA, 40 H, 9 2B, 11 HR, 34 RBI, 28 R
Notes: Gibson looks to be the toughest out this season in the SEC. The fifth-year’s best performance in March came against No. 14 Tennessee on March 19 with a 3-for-4 day at the plate, which included two home runs and seven RBIs. She was named the SEC Player of the Week after her performance in Knoxville, Tenn. Gibson finished the month with six multi-hit games, 21 RBIs and seven home runs. The first baseman posted a .425 batting average in March.
2022 stats (as of 3/27/22): .429 BA, 36 H, 9 2B, 12 HR, 40 RBI, 20 R
Notes: One of the best freshmen in the Pac-12 last year has turned into one of the best players in the country this season. The sophomore belted six home runs and recorded 24 RBIs in March. Scupin had nine straight games with multiple RBIs, seven multi-hit games and registered a .413 batting average for the month. She currently ranks second in home runs and RBIs in the Pac-12.
2022 stats (as of 3/27/22): .433 BA, 29 H, 5 2B, 11 HR, 30 RBI, 30 R
Notes: While Gibson has been the hardest person to get out in the SEC this year, Gammill was the hardest out in March. Gammill posted a .567 batting average with six multi-hit games, five home runs and 11 RBIs. The sophomore was named the SEC Player of the Week on March 15 after her 6-for-6 performance with a perfect 1.000 OBP and 2.667 slugging percentage at the JMU Dukes Invitational.
2022 stats (as of 3/27/22): .439 BA, 36 H, 4 2B, 4 HR, 31 RBI, 39 R
Notes: Wallace has been an impact transfer for Tim Walton and the Florida Gators this season. The redshirt sophomore hit for a .461 average in March with six multi-hit and RBI games, 17 RBIs and three home runs. Not only has Wallace been lethal at the plate, but she has also made an impact on the base paths. She went a perfect 14-for-14 in stolen bases this month and recorded three games with multiple stolen bases.
- 7Last: 8
2022 stats (as of 3/27/22): .410 BA, 32 H, 3 2B, 12 HR, 37 RBI, 41 R
Notes: Jennings tallied 20 RBIs, seven multi-hit games and posted a .429 batting average this past month. The big bopper blasted three home runs in March. Her biggest was a walk-off, three-run home run against Baylor on March 27, which kept Oklahoma’s perfect season alive. Jennings is tied for the most hits, the second-most home runs and is top 10 in batting average in the Big 12.
2022 stats (as of 3/27/22): .391 BA, 18 H, 4 2B, 6 HR, 20 RBI, 12 R
Notes: For the second straight year, Alabama has one of the best batteries in the country, and that’s because of Shipman’s immediate impact in Tuscaloosa. The California native posted a .435 batting average, had six multi-hit games and recorded five multi-RBI contests in March. She finished the month with 17 RBIs, and currently ranks second in the category in the SEC this season. The catcher has yet to commit an error in 2022.
- 9Last: 2
Haley LeeTexas A&MNotes:
2022 stats (as of 3/27/22): .483 BA, 42 H, 9 2B, 7 HR, 29 RBI, 30 R
Notes: Lee continued to mash the ball this month. The senior posted a .400 batting average in March with five multi-RBI and six multi-hit games. Lee belted five home runs and finished the month with 16 RBIs. The Texas native ranks in the top 10 in the SEC in batting average, hits, doubles, on base percentage, home runs and total bases.
- 10Last: 4
2022 stats (as of 3/27/22): .444 BA, 36 H, 4 2B, 8 HR, 33 RBI, 21 R
Notes: The sophomore slump has yet to occur for Coffel this season. She posted a .428 batting average, had six multi-hit games, seven RBIs and two home runs in March. Coffel currently ranks in the top 10 in RBIs and total bases in the SEC.