Alo's choice of pro softball leagues shows sport's growth
June 12, 2022
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Jocelyn Alo had options — the kind that have eluded women's softball players in the past.
Oklahoma's record-setting slugger was drafted by Athletes Unlimited, which is headed into its third season, as well as the new Women's Professional Fastpitch League, led by its commissioner and former Oklahoma star Lauren Chamberlain. The leagues will overlap this summer, forcing Alo to choose.
The all-time NCAA Division I home-run leader (122) and the Most Outstanding Player of the 2022 Women's College World Series said Monday she'll play for the WPF's Smash It Sports Vipers....