Missouri softball pitcher Chelsea Thomas

May 26, 2011 | 8:31 p.m. CDT
Missouri's Chelsea Thomas was one of three finalists for college softball Player of the Year honors and the only pitcher on the list. The redshirt sophomore’s .83 ERA ranks is the best in the in the nation, and the reigning Big 12 Player of the Year owns a school record with 365 strikeouts this season.

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