The University of Iowa softball team wants to break the fish bowl in 2015. The Hawkeyes have the mindset to do it.
After managing various practice times at football's Indoor Practice Facility in the past, the University of Iowa baseball and softball teams finally have practice facilities to call home.
While getting reps in the cage and in the new Iowa Turf facility was important, fifth-year head coach Marla Looper also made sure the team worked on identifying and solidifying a strong mentality to carry throughout the season.
The University of Iowa softball program kicked off the 2015 season with its first practice of the spring Monday.
The University of Iowa softball team understands the impact it can have in the local community and has made a year-long commitment to volunteer and give back.
For the second straight year, the University of Iowa softball team made the decision to give back over the holiday season. The Hawkeyes adopted a local family of four -- a mother, son, daughter, and baby boy -- through Children and Families of Iowa.
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