The Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic kicks off on Thursday morning; still one of the most celebrated and well-attended tournaments in Division I, several of the nation's top teams are in Cathedral City for the weekend. As the famed tournament begins, you can click here to learn about who Mary Nutter was, and continue reading for our picks on who to watch in this year's edition of the Classic.
You can also find the full game schedule, straight from the Mary Nutter Classic's website, here.
1. Terra McGowan, Oregon
After redshirting for the 2019 season following a transfer, McGowan has come out of the gate red-hot in 2020. She leads the Ducks with a .452 batting average on the season, and her 1.245 OPS ranks third on the roster. She leads the team in hits, doubles, and RBIs; the Ducks have a fairly winnable slate at the Nutter, with the highlight being a game against Northwestern, and count on McGowan's bat playing a big factor in how things go for her Ducks.
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