Posts Tagged: Softball

Dabbs hits home run, drives in 3 runs to key Marshalltown rally

April 13, 2019

Anchorage’s Nicolette Dabbs went 3-for-4 with a home run and 3 RBIs to lead Marshalltown Community College to a 6-5 come-from-behind win over Southwestern. The Tigers rallied from a five-run deficit to win the game in extra innings. Dabbs, of East High fame, ranks third on Marshalltown with three home runs in 22 games this… Read more »

Duffield continues crazy good Conference USA season for UTEP

April 10, 2019

Kacey Duffield of Fairbanks smacked two doubles, scored two runs and drove in another as UTEP defeated New Mexico 7-1 in NCAA D1 action in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The senior No. 3 hitter finished 2-for-3 at the plate to raise her team-leading batting average to .394 in 37 games. Duffield, of Lathrop High fame, continues… Read more »

Page begins to find her rhythm against D1 batters for MVSU

April 6, 2019

No doubt Daisy Page’s introduction to NCAA D1 softball was a little harsh. But in life, much like with sports, the secret to success is standing tall in the face of adversity. In that case the 6-foot pitcher from Anchorage has been huge for Mississippi Valley State University. The freshman has carved out a three-game,… Read more »

Alaskans Rosenzweig, Everett face off on NCAA D1 softball field

April 2, 2019

Massachusetts Institute of Technology junior outfielder Sierra Rosenzweig of Anchorage and U.S. Coast Guard Academy senior pitcher Mackenzie Everett of Palmer brought a little Alaska flair to a NCAA D1 softball game. MIT swept the doubleheader, with Rosenzweig starting both games in left field and hitting a home run in Game 1. But Everett earned… Read more »

White extends scoreless streak, reduces ERA to career low

March 23, 2019

Anchorage’s Rachel White pitched two scoreless innings for Corban University in a 13-0 win over Providence in Salem, Oregon. Her team led 12-0 when she left the game, allowing the coaching staff to empty his bench. White extended her scoreless streak to 7.1 inning dating to March 17 and reduced her season earned-run average to… Read more »

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 »