Oklahoma softball coach Patty Gasso was named the Big 12 Coach of the Year on Tuesday.
It’s Gasso’s seventh Big 12 Coach of the Year award and her third in a row.
Gasso led the Sooners to their third straight Big 12 title and a 45-10 record in the regular season.
OU won the conference race by three games over Baylor.
The Big 12 announced their individual postseason awards and the All-Big 12 teams on Tuesday, and five Sooners were named to the first team.
Outfielder Kady Self, third baseman Shelby Pendley, infielder Georgia Casey, pitcher Kelsey Stevens, and outfielder/infielder Brittany Williams all made first team.
Oklahoma State outfielder Shelby Davis was a first team All-Big 12 pick.
Two state players were named second team: OU catcher Whitney Ellis and OSU pitcher Simone Freeman.
Pendley, Casey, Stevens, Williams, Davis and OU outfielder Destinee Martinez all made the Big 12 All-Defensive Team.
Oklahoma will host an NCAA regional this weekend in Norman, facing Bryant at 7:30 on Friday night at Marita Hynes Field.
The Sooners are the #7 overall seed and will host a super regional if they win their regional this weekend.