The Barbers Hill pitcher is a national recruit and signed with national power Louisiana-Lafayette in November.
She's a beast on the mound with a mean rise ball and change-up. The 5-foot-10 flamethrower hits 65-68 MPH.
BEING NATIONALLY RANKED IS SOMETHING SOPHIA SIMPSON WORKED FOR.
It was her goal to be amongst the best softball prospects in the nation when it is all said and done. Well, mission accomplished. "It's overwhelming, it scares me because like, wow I'm actually up there," Simpson, who is the No. 9-ranked prospect by Softball America, said. "But it's inspiring at the same time because these younger girls are watching me and wanting to be me."