Cat Osterman is one of the most legendary softball players in United States history. As a two-time Olympic gold medalist in 2004 (Athens) and 2008 (Beijing), and one of the most decorated college athletes of all time, Osterman was the epitome of dominance in her sport. She credits a large part of her success to a strong work ethic and mental fortitude she developed at a young age when working out with her father.
Osterman is an Eagle athlete, one who uses extrinsic things like awards and honors in order to motivate and push herself forward, paired with her strong work ethic, she became a legend.
Read more about how Osterman shaped her mindset at a young age and how she says it helped her during her playing career at Texas and for Team USA: