Pitkin and Tang Named to Regional All-Tournament TeamSenior pitcher Annie Pitkin and sophomore designated player Hera Tang of the Washington University in St. Louis softball team was named to the 2016 NCAA Division III Bloomington, Ill. Regional All-Tournament Team, as announced by Illinois Wesleyan University.
Late Rally Lifts No. 18 Illinois Wesleyan Past No. 23 WashU SoftballNo. 18-ranked Illinois Wesleyan University scored three runs in the top of the seventh with a pair of homeruns to post a 3-1 victory over the No. 23 Washington University in St. Louis softball team Saturday in a winner’s bracket contest of the 2016 NCAA Division III Championship in Bloomington, Ill.
No. 23 Softball Season Comes to End with Loss to DePauwThe No. 23-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team had its season come to an end with a 5-2 loss to DePauw University Saturday in an elimination game at the 2016 Illinois Wesleyan Regional in Bloomington, Ill.
No. 23 Softball Holds on for 2-1 Win Over DePauw in NCAASenior Annie Pitkin tossed a complete game with seven strikeouts to lead the No. 23-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team to a 2-1 win over DePauw University in the first round of the 2016 NCAA Division III Championship Friday in Bloomington, Ill.
WashU Softball Gains At-Large Bid to NCAA ChampionshipFor the fourth-straight year and for the 14th time in school history, the Washington University in St. Louis softball team is headed to the NCAA Tournament. The Bears received an at-large bid to the 2016 NCAA Division III Softball Championship, as announced Monday by the NCAA Softball Committee.
Brooke Hofer Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District TeamWashington University in St. Louis senior infielder Brooke Hofer was named to the 2016 Academic All-District Five Division III Softball First Team, as announced Thursday by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
Pitkin Named Top 25 Finalist for DIII National Player of the YearWashington University in St. Louis senior pitcher Annie Pitkin, West Springfield, Mass. (Suffield Academy) is one of 25 student-athletes in the mix for the inaugural National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA)/Schutt Sports Division III National Player of the Year award.
WashU Softball Has Five Named to All-UAA TeamWashington University in St. Louis had three first-team selections to highlight five student-athletes named to the 2016 All-University Athletic Association (UAA) Softball Team, as announced by the conference office.
Mehrle’s Career Day Leads No. 24 WashU Softball Past WebsterJunior Hannah Mehrle went 5-for-6 with a home run and four RBIs and became the all-time triples leader to lead No. 24-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team to a pair of wins over Webster University Thursday in the battle of Big Bend.
No. 18 WashU Softball Sweeps Principia for 30th WinThe No. 18-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team eclipsed the 30-win plateau for the fourth-straight season and for the 11th time in school history with a doubleheader sweep of Principia College Friday in St. Louis.
Eight Bears Tabbed UAA Athletes of the WeekWashington University in St. Louis had eight individuals selected as the University Athletic Association (UAA) Athletes of the Week for their respective sports, as announced by the conference office.
No. 13 Softball Rallies for 6-4 Nine-Inning Win Over DePauwFreshman Taylor Arends drilled a pitch off the left field fence with two outs in the top of the ninth inning to drive in a pair of runs as the No. 13-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team rallied for a 6-4 win over DePauw University Saturday at the IWU Invitational Saturday in Bloomington, Ill.
No. 13 WashU Softball Plays Four Games This Weekend at IWUThe No. 13-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team continues its 10-game road trip this weekend with four contests at the Illinois Wesleyan Tournament in Bloomington, Ill. The Bears open tournament play against Hope College (Noon) and the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire (2:15 p.m.) on Friday. WashU will also take on the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (3:45 p.m.) and DePauw University (6 p.m.) on Saturday.