Wichita State is the 2012-13 Missouri Valley Conference all-sports champion. It marks the seventh crown in the past 10 years for Wichita State, which has a league best 19 all-time. WSU finished second in the all-sports trophy race in 2011-12.
Thirteen conference softball student-athletes have been named to the 2013 MVC Scholar-Athlete first team, including five repeat selections, as voted on by the league's softball sports information directors and announced by the Missouri Valley Conference office today.
Northern Iowa Softball beat Tulsa, 2-1, making it the first NCAA Tournament win in program history. Later that evening, the Panthers fell to No. 13 ranked Stanford, 1-4, ending their season.