2015 Women’s College World Series viewership bettered Men’s College World Series by 31%

June 25, 2015

In a week where the Twitter-verse is shining a spotlight on women’s sports due to comments tweeted by Sports Illustrated and MMQB writer Andy Benoit, figured it was worth noting that the viewership for this year’s women’s College World Series softball easily eclipsed viewership for the men’s baseball championship. (if you’re on a mobile phone the table will be more readable if you flip your phone into landscape mode): Women’s College…

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Michigan-Florida Women’s World Series, Pardon the Interruption lead cable sports nets for Wednesday June 3, 2015

June 4, 2015

With the Blackhawks-Lightning game one of the Stanley Cup Final on the NBC broadcast network, Florida’s win over Michigan to win the Women’s College World Series easily led cable sports on Wednesday with 2.273 million viewers and a 0.6 adults 18-49 rating on ESPN. ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption averaged  834,000 viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating. Cable Sports TV Ratings for Wednesday June 3, 2015: This is sorted from most-watched to…

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Michigan-Florida WCWS, SportsCenter, PTI lead cable sports for Tuesday June 2, 2015

June 3, 2015

Game 2 of the Women’s College World Series where Michigan won to force a third and deciding game average million 1.865 million viewers and a 0.6 adults 18-49 rating on ESPN to lead  cable sports programming on Tuesday. We’re pretty sure that’s another record # for the WCWS on ESPN. The SportsCenter that followed the game averaged 1.076M and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating. ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption averaged and a…

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Women’s College World Series Finals setting ratings records on ESPN

June 3, 2015

Game one of the Michigan-Florida finals on Monday night was the most-watched Women’s College World Series Final game ever on ESPN with 1.542 million viewers topping  2009 Washington vs Florida (1.412 million). Tuesday’s game 2 drew a 1.2 overnight (we haven’t seen viewership yet), the best overnight for a WCWS Finals game 2 since 2007 (Tennessee-Arizona) which had a 1.4 overnight household rating. Tonight’s game 3 marks only the fourth…

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Michigan-Florida Softball, Pardon the Interruption, Brewers-Cardinals lead cable sports for Monday June 1, 2015

June 2, 2015

Florida’s victory over Michigan in the 1st game of the Women’s College World Series finals on ESPN2 averaged 1.542 million viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating to lead the cable sports nets on Monday. ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption averaged 1.034 million viewers and a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating. The Monday night baseball game between the Milwaukee Brewers and St. Louis Cardinals averaged 859,000 viewers and a 0.3 adults 18-49…

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