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To Boldly Go Where No Hawkeye Has Gone Before (haiku) "Baseball isn't us - against them; it's us against - ourselves and the ball" HOUSTON - With host and 15th-ranked Houston, Baylor and Texas A&M in the field, the Houston Regional is stacked. However, there's not a lot of attention directed this weekend at the Iowa Hawkeyes, who got into the NCAA Tournament only by winning the Big Ten Tournament.
After a 2016 season that seemed as though it couldn't be beat, St. Kate's softball team won 38 games in 2017, a program record, and tallied just 14 losses during the season. The Wildcats also won both the NCAA Regional and Super Regional Championships for the first time in program history and knocked off two ranked teams in the process.
#5 UCI (23-6) is awarded the No. 4 seed in the 2016-17 NCAA tournament. This matches the 2012 squad as highest ever seed for the program. It is UCI's 5th NCAA appearance (2011, 2012, 2014, 2015). UCI's #5 ranking ties the highest in program history. Also UCI has a 14 match winning streak, a new program record.
In Rio, fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad became the first American Muslim athlete to compete at the Olympic games while wearing a hijab. In her youth, Ibtihaj searched for a sport that allowed her to dress in accordance with her Muslim faith—and found her calling in fencing. Today, she's a three-time NCAA All-American, the second-ranked woman fencer in the United States, and the twelfth-ranked woman fencer in the world.