“Big Play Shay.” You don’t get that name for nothing, right? Shay Knighten certainly did not. Year after year, Oklahoma softball would make it to the biggest of stages, and year after year, Knighten would come up clutch. Walk-off home runs in the bottom of the final inning. Three-run round-trippers in the longest game in championship series history. 

Again and again, Knighten made great moments from great opportunities, as former U.S. Olympic hockey coach Herb Brooks would say. 

Here is a look at three of Knighten’s greatest Women’s College World Series moments:

1. Walk-off home run in the bottom of the 8th inning vs. Alabama in 2016