Feb. 14, 2004
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Ohio State and Texas are now even in the all-time seriesbetween these two schools, 1-1. These two teams first met in1997.
These two teams combined for 75 wins last season. Ohio Statefinished 26-23, while Texas was 49-9 and advanced to the NCAAWomen’s College World Series.
All five teams that Ohio State will play at the Arizona StateFiesta Bowl Tournament played in the NCAA tournament lastseason.
Texas sophomore Chez Sievers was named to the USA SoftballPreseason Top 40 Watch List for the 2004 Collegiate Player of theYear. Texas All-America pitcher Cat Osterman, who fashioned a 32-6record and a 0.38 ERA last season, will not be with the Longhornsthis season as she competes with the U.S. Olympic Team.