Posts Tagged: Softball

Bullock honored among MEAC greats from North Carolina A&T

August 12, 2021

North Carolina A&T State University is leaving the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference after 50 years. Anchorage’s Lillian Bullock was recognized among the school’s greatest MEAC all-stars for a golden anniversary team. Bullock was a two-sport standout at North Carolina A&T from 2006 to 2009 in softball and women’s basketball. She was a two-time All-MEAC pick in… Read more »

Colony alums Finley, Oswald get after it for NWAC softball teams

May 27, 2021

Former Colony High softball teammates Danyel Finley and Alyssa Oswald of Wasilla faced off in college for the first time. The two freshmen were right in the middle of the action when Columbia Basin and Yakima Valley squared off for a four-game NWAC series. Finley got ultimate bragging rights after getting a base hit off… Read more »

Knowles wins Joe Floyd Award, from one Kodiak guy to another

May 5, 2021

Richard Knowles got his start in coaching in the 1970s in Kodiak with the help of Joe Floyd. Winning the 2021 Joe Floyd Award has brought his career full circle. Knowles was selected the award winner by the Alaska Sports Hall of Fame Board of Directors over fellow finalists Dr. Charles Scott of Fairbanks and… Read more »

Moser has more hits in four games than she had all of last year

March 31, 2021

Maddie Moser of Anchorage has already dialed in her swing – and the season just started. The Beloit College sophomore infielder batted .533 with four doubles and six RBIs in a pair of doubleheaders against Ripon and Knox in NCAA D3 softball. She was 4-for-8 in a sweep of Knox in Galesburg, Illinois, and then… Read more »

Frisk, Rohde among NSIC athletes to earn revered academic nod

January 27, 2021

Anchorage’s Kamryn Frisk and Aleah Rohde don’t go to the same college, but they both compete in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference and both were recognized as winners of the 12th annual NSIC Myles Brand All-Academic with Distinction Award. Frisk is a senior softball player at the University of Minnesota Crookston and Rohde is a… Read more »

Friday Flashback: Bullock smacks record 17 home runs in 2007

June 5, 2020

Anchorage’s Lillian Bullock came out swinging with the North Carolina A&T State University softball team. She crushed 17 home runs and knocked in 56 RBIs in 60 games as a freshman in 2007 to earn first team all-league honors in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference. Bullock, of Service High fame, finished that season ranked No. 2… Read more »

Tufi named Alaska Sports Hall of Fame’s Athlete of the Week

May 18, 2020

Anchorage’s Pauline Tufi was one of 10 players voted to the Louisiana Tech University all-decade softball team. The former West High star played four seasons from 2014 to 2017 at LaTech, where she was a three-time Conference USA all-league pick. Tufi ranks No. 1 all-time among Alaskans at the NCAA D1 level with 35 career… Read more »

East HS Merit Scholar White to play softball at George Fox

May 17, 2020

Chloe White graduates from East Anchorage High School after a stellar career as catcher, outfielder and Captain of the softball team. A three-year varsity player, Chloe was a key member of the 2018 and 2019 Thunderbird State Championship squads and received numerous accolades along the way. Through her teenage years, she was also a member… Read more »

Falcon’s Jansen key part of state champion teams

May 15, 2020

Kaitlyn Jansen is a three-sport athlete that earned 12 varsity letters at Thunder Mountain High School. Kaitlyn lettered in softball as well as fall and winter cheerleading for the Falcons in each of her four years. Kaitlyn was an integral part of the 2017 and 2018 State Championship Falcon softball teams, contributing as a utility… Read more »

Davis makes pitch for East Anchorage softball stardom

Lexie Davis, a pitcher and first baseman, excelled in softball at East Anchorage High School, as she helped the Thunderbirds win back-to-back state championships. Lexie’s senior season was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but she ended her junior campaign in 2019 with a bang as the winning pitcher and player of the game in… Read more »