Compton calls it quits

Joyce Compton's final home game as Gamecocks softball coach is Wednesday.

After 24 seasons at the helm of USC's softball program Coach Joyce Compton will retire at the end of the season.

The Hall-of-Fame coach won more than a thousand games at the Division I level including 951 at USC. She is the winnings coach in any sport at South Carolina.

Compton led the Gamecocks to 13 NCAA regional appearances, one super-regional and two Women's College World Series berths.

Her teams have struggled as of late, South Carolina will finish dead last in the SEC East and so far only has a one victory in SEC play.

Compton's final home game is Wednesday night against Coastal Carolina.