Posts Tagged: Softball

Duffield adds NFCA All-Region selection to her UTEP resume

May 22, 2019

University of Texas El Paso softball’s Kacey Duffield of Fairbanks earned National Fast Pitch Association All-Region third team honors. It was just another accolade for senior all-star, who is just the third Alaska woman to hit double-digit home runs in a single season at the NCAA D1 level. The first baseman was named to the… Read more »

Rosenzweig triggers MIT walkoff win in NCAA Championships

May 11, 2019

Sierra Rosenzweig of Anchorage singled and scored the tying run in the seventh and final inning as the MIT softball team beat Eastern Nazarene College 5-4 for its second straight walkoff win at the NCAA D3 Championships in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The starting left fielder finished 2-for-3 with a run and RBI from the No. 9… Read more »

White earns first all-conference nod in senior year at Corban

Anchorage’s Rachel White of Corban University was the only Alaskan among the 28 softball players named to the first or second all-league team in the Cascade Collegiate Conference. This is the first all-conference nod for the pitcher in her four seasons. White, of South High fame, was especially excellent in league play as she went… Read more »

From walk-on to all-star, Duffield had quite the run at UTEP

May 10, 2019

Kacey Duffield of Fairbanks just wanted an opportunity to prove she could play softball at the highest college level when she walked on the team at University of Texas El Paso. Two years later, she walked away as one of the program’s finest first basemen. Duffield led the Miners with a .388 batting average, .640… Read more »

Dabbs named to all-region second team for Marshalltown CC

May 8, 2019

Anchorage’s Nicolette Dabbs was named to the Iowa Community College Athletic Conference All-Region second team. The 5-foot-8 sophomore outfielder logged innings at all three outfield positions and provided a consistent presence in the offensive lineup. Dabbs, of East High fame, hit .322, with 18 RBIs, six home runs, four doubles and 17 runs in 34… Read more »

Page throws complete game, earns 3rd win for Mississippi Valley

April 30, 2019

Daisy Page of Anchorage dug deep to deliver her best performance in extra innings for the Mississippi Valley State University softball team. The 6-foot freshman pitcher posted season highs of 9 innings and 6 strikeouts in a 10-7 win over Jackson State in Southwestern Athletic Conference action. The former Gatorade Alaska Player of the Year… Read more »

Gray raps out season-high 4 hits, 3 RBIs in St. Lawrence victory

April 26, 2019

Sitka’s Elle Gray had her best day at the plate this season for the St. Lawrence University softball team. The senior shortstop went 4-for-5 with two doubles and three RBIs in a 9-1 Game 1 victory over State University of New York Canton in a NCAA D3 doubleheader. She went 1-for-3 with a double and… Read more »

Hill has 6 hits, 5 RBIs for Missouri-St. Louis in doubleheader

April 23, 2019

Anchorage softball slugger Morgan Hill of Anchorage single-handedly carried the University of Missouri-St. Louis to a doubleheader sweep of Rockhurst. The junior left fielder went 6-for-7 at the plate and drove in 5 runs, including the go-ahead base hit in each of the two games. Hill, of East High fame, raised her season batting average… Read more »

White pitches back-to-back shutouts to highlight Senior Weekend

April 20, 2019

Rachel White of Anchorage enjoyed the ultimate Senior Weekend experience with the No. 17-ranked Corban University softball team. The senior pitcher threw shutouts on back-to-back days as Corban University went 4-0 against Northwest Christian in the final home series of the season in Salem, Oregon. White tossed a 3-hitter in Game 1 and then spun… Read more »

Rosenzweig rips three triples in one game for 16th-ranked MIT

April 18, 2019

Anchorage’s Sierra Rosenzweig had two triples in 92 career games with the MIT softball team. Then she had three in one game. The junior left fielder broke the single-game school record with three triples in a 10-6 victory over Emerson in NCAA D3 softball in Boston, Massachusetts. Rosenzweig, of East High fame, tripled and scored… Read more »