Number of Student-Athletes: 17

Number of Scholarships Allowed by the NCAA: 12

2017-18 Cost to Fund Softball Scholarships: $709,790

Number of Endowed Scholarships Currently Funded: 2

In her first season at the helm, head coach Joanna Hardin led Virginia to its first ACC Tournament for the first time since 2013. In the process, the Cavaliers posted nine conference victories, the second most in program history. The Cavaliers have quickly become a program on the rise under Hardin’s coaching style that revolves around character and accountability.

Take a peek inside of softball practice and get to know Head Coach Joanna Hardin:

Donations to the Virginia Athletics Foundation directed to Friends Of Softball provide operational and scholarship support for the program.

For more information on how to support Virginia softball, contact the Virginia Athletics Foundation.