Posts Tagged: Softball

UTEP’s Duffield continues to tear the cover off the ball in C-USA

March 21, 2019

Kacey Duffield of Fairbanks is playing like a MVP in Conference USA. The UTEP senior first baseman is one of only two players in the NCAA D1 league to rank in the top-10 in four major offensive categories. She is second in on-base percentage (.516) and fourth in batting average (.403), slugging percentage (.708) and… Read more »

Rosenzweig helps engineer doubleheader sweep by MIT softball

March 20, 2019

Anchorage’s Sierra Rosenzweig accumulated two hits and two runs in two games as the fifth-ranked MIT softball team opened the NCAA D3 season with a doubleheader sweep of Simpsons University in Brighton, Massachusetts. The junior started both games – once in left field, the other in center field – and finished 2-for-6 overall, adding a… Read more »

Gray records 100th career base hit for St. Lawrence softball

March 18, 2019

Six games in three days was no sweat for Sitka’s Elle Gray, who soaked up the Florida sun and scorched opposing pitchers to help St. Lawrence start the NCAA D3 softball season with a 5-1 record. The senior shortstop batted 9-for-22 with three doubles and a home run. She also recorded her 100th career base… Read more »

A mix of power and patience, Duffield among top C-USA sluggers

March 6, 2019

University of Texas at El Paso first baseman Kacey Duffield of Fairbanks showed why she’s one of the best hitters in Conference USA by flexing her muscles against No. 14 Texas Tech. The senior slugger crushed her fifth home run with a two-run shot in the second inning of a 16-8 loss in Lubbock, Texas…. Read more »

Hill secures upset win for Missouri-St. Louis with decisive double

March 4, 2019

Anchorage’s Morgan Hill hammered her first extra-base hit of the season to power the University of Missouri-St. Louis to a 2-1 upset victory over No. 14 Grand Valley State in Clermont, Florida. The junior slugger doubled in two runs in the bottom of the fourth inning to help her team erase a 1-0 deficit. Hill,… Read more »

White pitches her greatest game of Corban career in 2-1 victory

March 2, 2019

Rachel White of Anchorage pitched the best game of her college softball career to help Corban University beat Carroll College 2-1 in Salem, Oregon. The senior right-hander threw a career-best 6.2 innings and earned her first winning decision of the season and the 10th since 2017. White, of South High fame, allowed just four hits… Read more »

Duffield crushes 2 bombs in season-opening weekend for UTEP

February 10, 2019

University of Texas at El Paso cleanup hitter Kacey Duffield of Fairbanks had four hits in four games, including two home runs, during the season-opening tournament at the NM State Invitational in Las Cruces, New Mexico. She finished the tournament with a .444 batting average and .583 on-base percentage. She drove in three runs, scored… Read more »

Frisk NJCAA First Team All-Academic for NW Kansas Tech

June 8, 2018

Northwest Kansas Technical College freshman Kamryn Frisk of Anchorage has earned First Team NJCAA All-Academic honors for softball. She finished with a 4.0 GPA and is taking business classes. Frisk, of Service High fame, was one of three NW Kansas Tech players to earn first-team honors. On the field, Frisk was one of the best… Read more »

Rosenzweig, MIT win Super Regional; NCAA Nationals up next

May 20, 2018

Anchorage’s Sierra Rosenzweig was part of the go-ahead rally that propelled the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to the Super Regional title and punch a ticket to the NCAA D3 Softball Championships. With the game tied in the fifth inning, Rosenzweig led off with a walk and later scored the go-ahead run in a 7-5 victory… Read more »

Finley, North Dakota college finish 3rd at NJCAA Nationals

May 19, 2018

Wasilla Tesa Finley was part of a North Dakota State College of Science team that made a nice run at the National Junior College Athletic Association D3 Softball Championships. The Wildcats reached the final day of the national tournament in Rochester, Minnesota, before losing 6-0 to Herkimer College in the third-place game. Finley, of Colony… Read more »