Choosing arms: OU’s and Auburn’s decisions in the circle will be key

AUBURN, Ala. — An important question facing the two coaching staffs is how to handle their pitchers this week.

Oklahoma’s Patty Gasso used all four of her experienced pitchers, Paige Parker, Paige Lowary, Mariah Lopez and Nicole Mendes, to navigate her way through the Norman Regional. Parker and Lowary got the bulk of the work, combining to throw 33 1/3 of the 29