Softball

April 17, 2015
No. 15 Softball Offensive Attack Leads to Sweep at Westminster
The No. 15-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team put together their best offensive performance of the season tallying 23 runs on 30 hits in a doubleheader sweep at Westminster College Friday afternoon in Fulton, Mo. WashU won game one 10-0 in six innings, and posted a 13-0 victory in five innings in the second game.

April 15, 2015
No. 15 Softball Looks to Keep NCAA Hopes Alive With Six Games
The No. 15-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team will play six games this week as the Bears enter the final two weeks of the season. WashU closes out a six-game roadtrip with a doubleheader at Westminster College Friday, April 17, before hosting Millikin University Saturday, April 18, and Webster University Sunday, April 19.

April 11, 2015
No. 14 Softball Swept in Doubleheader at No. 8 Illinois Wesleyan
The No. 14-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team managed just eight hits and was shutout for the first time all season as the Bears dropped a doubleheader at No. 8 Illinois Wesleyan University Saturday afternoon in Bloomington, Ill. The Bears suffered a 2-0 loss in game one and a 3-1 loss in the second game.

April 7, 2015
WashU Lands Six UAA Athletes of the Week
Six student-athletes from Washington University in St. Louis were selected as the University Athletic Association (UAA) Athletes of the Week for their respective sports, as announced by the league office.

April 7, 2015
Softball Continues Roadtrip at Principia, No. 7 Illinois Wesleyan
The No. 15-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team continues an eight-game road trip Tuesday, April 7, at Principia College, and Saturday, April 11 at No. 7 Illinois Wesleyan University. The Bears have won seven of their last eight games and have a 25-7 overall record.

April 4, 2015
Pitkin Pitches Way into Record Book as Softball Sweeps Monmouth
Junior Annie Pitkin struck out a school record 18 batters in game one to highlight the No. 15-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team doubleheader sweep at Monmouth College Saturday afternoon in Monmouth, Ill.

April 1, 2015
No. 15 WashU Softball Sweeps Doubleheader From Greenville
The No. 15-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team closed out a 10-game homestand with a doubleheader sweep over Greenville College Wednesday afternoon at the WU Softball Field in St. Louis. The Bears won game on 9-0 in five innings, and then posted a 4-1 victory in game two.

April 1, 2015
Softball Up to No. 15; Bears host Greenville & Travel to Monmouth
The No. 15-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team closes out a 10-game home stretch with a doubleheader against Greenville College (11-6, 2-0 SLIAC), Wednesday, April 1, at 4:30 p.m. The Bears will also hit the road for a doubleheader at Monmouth College (6-7, 2-0 MWC) Saturday, April, 4, at 1 p.m.

March 29, 2015
No. 18 Softball Splits Doubleheader With Fontbonne at Home
The No. 18-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team split a doubleheader with Fontbonne University Sunday afternoon at the WU Softball Field in St. Louis. WashU scored three runs in the sixth to rally for a 6-4 win in game one, and then suffered a 6-1 loss in the second game.

March 25, 2015
Softball Rallies For Doubleheader Sweep Against Missouri Baptist
The No. 18-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team rallied for a pair of one-runs victories over Missouri Baptist University Wednesday at the WU Softball Field in St. Louis. The Bears improved to 20-6 with the sweep, and became the fourth NCAA Division III team to hit the 20-win plateau this season.

March 25, 2015
Softball Remains No. 18; Bears Host Missouri Baptist & Fontbonne
The No. 18-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team continues a 10-game home stretch with doubleheaders against NAIA Missouri Baptist University (6-4, 3-1 AMC) Wednesday, March 25, at 4 p.m., and Fontbonne University (6-8, 0-0 SLIAC) Sunday, March 29, at Noon.

March 24, 2015
Five Bears Named UAA Athletes of the Week
Five student-athletes from Washington University in St. Louis were selected as the University Athletic Association (UAA) Athletes of the Week for their respective sports, as announced by the league office.

March 23, 2015
Softball Lands Three on UAA Championship All-Tournament Team
The Washington University in St. Louis softball team had three student-athletes named to the 2015 University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship All-Tournament Team, as announced by the Association Monday.

March 22, 2015
Softball Gets Past No. 14 Augustana, Edged by No. 6 Illinois Wesleyan
The No. 18-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team split a pair of games against ranked teams Sunday at the Mizuno Invitational.

March 21, 2015
Softball Defeats No. 14 Augie, Falls to Buena Vista in 12 Innings
The No. 18-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team posted its fourth ranked win over a ranked team this season with a 5-2 victory over No. 14-ranked Augustana College in the opening game of the 2015 Mizuno Invitational Saturday in St. Louis. The Bears suffered a 9-6 loss in 12 innings to Buena Vista University in game two.

March 18, 2015
Softball Up to No. 18 in Top-25 Poll; Bears host Mizuno Invitational
Fresh off winning its second straight and ninth overall University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship, the Washington University in St. Louis softball team moved up five spots to No. 18 in the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Division III Top-25 Poll, as announced Thursday by the organization.

March 15, 2015
No. 23 Softball Captures Share of UAA Title With Win over Brandeis
The No. 23-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team captured a share of the 2015 University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship with a 5-2 victory over Brandeis University Sunday at Seminole County Softball Complex in Altamonte Springs, Fla.

March 14, 2015
Softball Falls to No. 8 Emory, Beats NYU to Remain in UAA Race
The No. 23-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team remained in the hunt for a conference title after splitting a pair of games Saturday at the 2015 University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship Saturday at the Seminole County Softball Complex in Altamonte Springs, Fla.

March 13, 2015
No. 23 Softball Wins Two to Take Over First Place in UAA Standings
The No. 23-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team took over sole possession of first place in the University Athletic Association (UAA) standings with a pair of wins over Case Western Reserve University (5-2) and No. 19-ranked University of Rochester Friday at the 2015 UAA Championship held at the Seminole County Softball Complex in Altamonte Springs, Fla.

March 12, 2015
No. 23 Softball Marches Past Brandeis 6-0 at UAA Championship
Junior pitcher Annie Pitkin tossed a complete game shutout on the mound and senior Adrienne White went 3-for-4 with two RBIs at the plate to lead the No. 23-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team to a 6-0 win over Brandeis University Thursday at the 2015 University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship at the Seminole County Softball Complex in Altamonte Springs, Fla.

March 11, 2015
No. 23 Softball Sweeps No. 8 Emory, New York behind Solid Pitching
The No. 23-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team posted a pair of wins over No. 8-ranked Emory University (3-0) and New York University (7-2) Wednesday at the 2015 University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship Tournament held at the Seminole County Softball Complex in Altamonte Springs, Fla.

March 11, 2015
Pitkin Earns Louisville Slugger/NFCA Division III Pitcher of the Week
For the second straight week, Washington University in St. Louis junior pitcher Annie Pitkin has been selected as the Louisville Slugger National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Division III National Pitcher of the Week, as announced Wednesday by the Association.

March 10, 2015
Softball Splits Pair of Games on Opening Day of UAA Championship
The Washington University in St. Louis softball team split a pair of games on the first day of the 2015 University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship tournament Tuesday at the Seminole County Softball Complex in Altamonte Springs, Fla.

March 9, 2015
Three From WashU Named UAA Athletes of the Week
Three student-athletes from Washington University in St. Louis were selected as the University Athletic Association (UAA) Athletes of the Week for their respective sports, as announced Monday by the league office.

March 8, 2015
Adrienne White’s Heroics Lead Softball to Sweep in Georgia
Senior Adrienne White hit a pair of homeruns, including a two-out grand slam with two outs in the seventh of game two, to lead the Washington University in St. Louis softball team to a pair of wins Sunday at the Lauren Giddings Classic held at Agnes Scott College in Decatur, Ga.

March 7, 2015
Clapp and Pitkin Pitch Softball to Pair of Shutout Wins in Georgia
The Washington University in St. Louis softball team ran its winning streak to four games with a pair of shutout wins Saturday at the Lauren Giddings Classic held at Emory University and Agnes Scott College in Atlanta.

March 6, 2015
WashU Softball Plays 14 Games on Spring Break Trip

March 4, 2015
Pitkin Named NFCA Division III National Pitcher of the Week
Washington University in St. Louis junior pitcher Annie Pitkin has been selected as the Louisville Slugger National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Division III National Pitcher of the Week, as announced Wednesday by the Association.

March 2, 2015
Annie Pitkin Earns UAA Pitcher of the Week Honors
Junior pitcher Annie Pitkin of the No. 24-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team was named the University Athletic Association (UAA) Pitcher of the Week, as announced by the Association Monday.

February 28, 2015
Pitkin Pitches No. 24 Softball Past Westminster, Hendrix
Junior pitcher Annie Pitkin picked up a pair of victories on the mound and did not allow a run in 9 1/3 innings pitched as the No. 24-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team picked up a pair of victories at the Warrior Spring Fling held at Hendrix College in Conway, Ark.

February 25, 2015
No. 24 Softball Heads South For Four Games in Arkansas
After three weeks off, the No. 24-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team returns to action with four games at the Warrior Spring Fling in Conway, Ark. The Bears take on Austin College at Noon and host Hendrix College at 2 p.m. Saturday, followed by games against Westminster College (Mo.) Sunday at 10 a.m. and Austin at Noon.

February 9, 2015
Three Bears Named UAA Athletes of the Week
Three student-athletes at Washington University in St. Louis were named the University Athletic Association (UAA) Athletes of the Week for their respective sports, as announced Monday by the conference office.

February 8, 2015
Janet Taylor Leads No. 21 Softball to Split in Memphis
Sophomore Janet Taylor went 3-for-4 with a double, home run and seven RBIs as the No. 21-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team posted a split on the final day of the Rhodes College Classic Sunday in Memphis.

February 7, 2015
No. 21 Softball Splits Pair of Games to Open 2015 Season
The No. 21-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team opened the 2015 season with a split Saturday at the Rhodes College Classic in Memphis. Washington U. suffered a 5-1 loss to DePauw University in the opening game, and rebounded with an 11-0 win in five innings over Maryville College (Tenn.) in the second game.

February 3, 2015
No. 21 Softball Opens 2015 Season With Four Games in Memphis
The No. 21-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team opens the 2015 season with four games on Saturday-Sunday, Feb. 7-8, at the Rhodes College Classic in Memphis. The Bears take on DePauw University (10 a.m.) and Maryville College (Tenn.) (2 p.m.) Saturday, and then close out the tournament with games against Maryville (1 p.m.) and Rhodes College (3 p.m.) Sunday.

January 29, 2015
Softball Ranked No. 21 in NFCA Preseason Poll
The Washington University in St. Louis softball team is ranked No. 21 in the 2015 National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Preseason Division III Top-25 Poll, as announced Thursday by the organization. The Bears are ranked in the preseason poll for the second straight season after appearing at No. 17 a year ago.

January 28, 2015
Baseball and Softball Added to Bear Sports Network

September 30, 2014
Softball Honored by NFCA for Work in the Classroom
The Washington University in St. Louis softball team had eight student-athletes named to the 2013-14 National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All-American Scholar Athlete Team, as announced by the Association.

August 14, 2014
Softball Set to Hold Tryouts Aug. 31
The Washington University in St. Louis softball team will be holding tryouts for the 2015 team Sunday, Aug. 31.

July 7, 2014
Softball Announces Class of 2018
Washington University in St. Louis head softball coach Leticia Pineda-Boutté announced that six student-athletes will join the Bears’ program as freshmen for the 2015 season.

May 20, 2014
Ingell and Neal Named to Capital One Academic All-America Team
Washington University in St. Louis senior outfielder Maggie Ingell and senior designated player Kelsey Neal were named to the 2014 Capital One Academic All-America Division III Softball Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

May 12, 2014
Softball Has Four Named to NFCA All-Midwest Region Team
The Washington University in St. Louis softball team had four student-athletes named to the 2014 National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All-Midwest Region Team, as announced by the Association.

May 11, 2014
Ingell and Mehrle Selected to Pella Regional All-Tournament Team
Senior outfielder Maggie Ingell and freshman outfielder Hannah Mehrle of the Washington University in St. Louis softball team were named to the 2014 NCAA Division III Pella Regional All-Tournament Team, as announced by Central College.

May 10, 2014
Softball Ends Season With a Pair of One-Run Losses to North Central and No. 8 Luther at NCAA Regional
The Washington University in St. Louis softball team saw its 2014 season come to an end with a pair of one-run losses Saturday at the Central College Regional in Pella, Iowa.

May 9, 2014
Bears Shock No. 8 Luther 7-2 in Opening Game of NCAA Tournament
No. 4 seed Washington University in St. Louis broke open a one-run game with four runs in the seventh as the Bears shocked top-seeded and No. 8-ranked Luther College in the opening game Friday at the 2014 NCAA Division III Softball Championship at Central College in Pella, Iowa.

May 5, 2014
Washington U. Softball Gains At-Large Bid to NCAA Championship
The Washington University in St. Louis softball team received an at-large bid to the 2014 NCAA Division III Softball Championship, as announced Monday by the NCAA Softball Committee. The Bears will play in the four-team Midwest Regional Friday-Sunday, May 9-11, at Central College in Pella, Iowa.

May 1, 2014
Ingell, Neal and White Named to Academic All-District Team
Washington University in St. Louis senior outfielder Maggie Ingell, senior utility player Kelsey Neal and junior infielder Adrienne White earned 2014 Capital One First-Team Academic All-District Five Division III Softball honors, as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

April 30, 2014
Ingell and White Headline Five on All-UAA Softball Team
The Washington University in St. Louis softball team had five student-athletes named to the 2014 All-University Athletic Association (UAA) Team, as announced by the conference office.

April 28, 2014
Janet Taylor Named UAA Softball Hitter of the Week
Washington University in St. Louis freshman outfielder Janet Taylor, Hanover, Mass. (Hanover) was named the University Athletic Association (UAA) Softball Hitter of the Week, as announced by the Association.

April 26, 2014
Washington U. Softball Reaches 30 Wins With Sweep at Blackburn
The Washington University in St. Louis softball team closed out the regular season Saturday by collecting its 30th win with a sweep at Blackburn College in Carlinville, Ill. The Bears picked up an 8-0 win in five innings in game one, and then an 8-0 victory in game two.

April 25, 2014
Washington U. Softball Drops Doubleheader at No. 23 Fontbonne
The Washington University in St. Louis softball team were limited to 10 hits as the Bears dropped a doubleheader at No. 23-ranked Fontbonne University Friday night in St. Ann, Mo.

April 24, 2014
Pineda-Boutté Wins 300th Career Game as Softball Sweeps Doubleheader With Principia
Head coach Leticia Pineda-Boutté picked up career win number 300 as the Washington University in St. Louis softball team swept a doubleheader from Principia College Thursday in St. Louis.

April 21, 2014
Softball to Host “John Schael Day” Thursday vs. Principia

April 19, 2014
Softball Celebrates Senior Day With Sweep of Monmouth
The Washington University in St. Louis softball team celebrated Senior Day with a doubleheader sweep of Monmouth College Saturday afternoon at the WU Softball Field in St. Louis.

April 18, 2014
Ingell’s Six-Hit Performance Leads Softball to Sweep of Millikin
Senior outfielder Maggie Ingell went 6-for-6 at the plate with a home run, two doubles and five RBIs to lead the Washington University in St. Louis softball team to a doubleheader sweep over Millikin University Friday at the WU Softball Field in St. Louis.

April 16, 2014
Hannah Mehrle Has Career Day at Plate as Softball Splits Doubleheader at Greenville
Freshman Hannah Mehrle went 6-for-7 at the plate and scored three runs as the Washington University in St. Louis softball team split a doubleheader at Greenville College Wednesday afternoon in Greenville, Ill.

April 13, 2014
Neal and Pitkin Lead No. 25 Washington U. Softball Past UW-Eau Claire and No. 21 Anderson
The No. 25-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team used a pair of solid pitching performances by senior Kelsey Neal and sophomore Annie Pitkin to post a pair of victories Sunday afternoon at the Illinois Wesleyan University Tournament in Bloomington, Ill.

April 12, 2014
No. 25 Softball Drops Pair of Games to UW-Eau Claire and No. 19 Illinois Wesleyan
The No. 25-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team suffered a pair of losses Saturday at the Illinois Wesleyan University Tournament in Bloomington, Ill.

April 11, 2014
No. 25 Softball Sweeps Doubleheader From Westminster With Pair of Walk-Off Wins
The No. 25-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team improved its overall record to 19-10 with a pair of walk-off wins against Westminster College Friday afternoon at the WU Softball Field.

April 10, 2014
No. 25 Washington U. Softball Splits Doubleheader at Lindenwood-Belleville After 11-Day Layoff
he No. 25-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team returned from an 11-day layoff with a doubleheader split at NAIA Lindenwood University-Belleville Thursday night at Moody Park in Fairview Heights, Ill. Washington U. had 10 hits in a 6-4 win in game one, and were limited to two hits in a 5-0 loss in game two.

March 29, 2014
No. 23 Washington U. Softball Defeats St. Scholastica 9-5, Fall to No. 12 Central 3-2
The No. 23-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team defeated St. Scholastica College 9-5 in game one and dropped a 3-2 decision to No. 12 Central College (Iowa) in the second game at the Central-Simpson Tournament Saturday afternoon in Pella, Iowa.

March 28, 2014
Bats Come Alive in Game Two as No. 23 Washington U. Softball Gains Split at Simpson
The No. 23-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team overcame a five-run deficit by scoring nine runs in its final at-bat in game two as the Bears managed a split at Simpson College Friday afternoon in Indianola, Iowa. Washington U. suffered a 3-2 loss in game one, and then rallied for an 11-7 win in the second game.

March 26, 2014
No. 23 Washington U. Softball Splits Doubleheader With DePauw
Sophomore pitchers Annie Pitkin and Brooke Hofer combined to toss a three-hitter in game two as the No. 23-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team managed a split with DePauw University Wednesday afternoon at the WU Softball Field.

March 23, 2014
Caldwell and Mehrle Lead No. 19 Softball Past No. 17 Augustana 3-2 at Mizuno Invitational
Junior Sydney Caldwell and freshman Hannah Mehrle combined to drive in all three runs to lead the No. 19-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team to a 3-2 win over No. 17 Augustana College in the final game of the Mizuno Invitational Sunday afternoon at the WU Softball Field. WUSTL suffered a 4-3 loss to No. 12 Coe College in the first game Sunday.

March 22, 2014
No. 19 Washington U. Softball Drops Pair of One-Run Games at Mizuno Invitational
The No. 19-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team dropped a pair of one-run games at the Mizuno Invitational Saturday afternoon at the WU Softball Field in St. Louis.

March 21, 2014
Softball Lands Four on UAA Championship All-Tournament Team
The Washington University in St. Louis softball team had four student-athletes named to the 2014 University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship All-Tournament Team, as announced by the Association Friday.

March 15, 2014
No. 17 Washington U. Softball Captures Share of UAA Championship With 7-3 Win Over Rochester
The No. 17-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team captured a share of the 2014 University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship with a 7-3 victory over the University of Rochester Saturday afternoon in Altamonte Springs, Fla.

March 14, 2014
No. 17 Washington U. Softball Sweeps Brandeis, Case at UAA Championship
Senior Maggie Ingell went 4-for-5 and reached base in all eight plate appearances to lead the No. 17-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team to a pair of wins Friday afternoon at the 2014 University Athletic Association Championship in Altamonte Springs, Fla.

March 13, 2014
No. 17 Washington U. Softball Splits Pair of Games at UAA Championship
The No. 17-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team split a pair of games on day three of the 2014 University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship Thursday in Altamonte Springs, Fla.

March 12, 2014
No. 17 Washington U. Softball Offense Stalls in 2-1 Loss to Case
The No. 17-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team recorded 10 hits but could only muster one run in a 2-1 loss to Case Western Reserve University at the 2014 University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship Wednesday afternoon in Altamonte Springs, Fla.

March 11, 2014
No. 18 Washington U. Softball Defeats No. 9 Emory, Falls to Brandeis on Day One of UAA Championship
The No. 18-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team split a pair of games on day one of the 2014 University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship Tuesday in Altamonte Springs, Fla.

March 8, 2014
No. 18 Washington U. Softball Sweeps Doubleheader at Wesleyan (Ga.) to Move to 7-0
The No. 18-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team continued its offensive surge with a pair of short game victories at Wesleyan College (Ga.) Saturday afternoon in Macon, Ga.

March 7, 2014
Ingell Continues Hot Streak as Bears Sweep Doubleheader at Birmingham Southern
The No. 18-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team ran its overall record to 5-0 with a doubleheader sweep at Birmingham Southern College Friday afternoon in Birmingham, Ala.

March 5, 2014
Maggie Ingell Named NFCA National Player of the Week
Washington University in St. Louis senior outfielder Maggie Ingell has been selected as the Louisville Slugger/National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Division III National Player of the Week, the organization announced Wednesday.

March 1, 2014
No. 17 Washington U. Softball Wins Three Games at Warrior Spring Fling
The No. 17-ranked Washington University in St. Louis softball team opened the 2014 season with three impressive short-game victories at the Warrior Spring Fling Saturday in Conway, Ark.

January 29, 2014
WUSTL Softball Ranked No. 17 in NFCA Preseason Top-25 Poll
The Washington University in St. Louis softball team is ranked No. 17 in the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Preseason Division III Top-25 Poll, as announced by the organization Wednesday. The Bears are ranked in the preseason poll for the first time since 2011.

October 8, 2013
Softball Has Nine Named NFCA All-America Scholar Athletes
The Washington University in St. Louis softball team had nine student-athletes named to the 2013 National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All-American Scholar Athlete Team, as announced Tuesday by the Association.

July 16, 2013
Stacy Berg Earns Jewish Sports Review All-America Honors
Washington University in St. Louis junior first baseman Stacy Berg has been named to the 2013 Jewish Sports Review College Softball All-America First Team, as announced by the publication. Berg is the fifth player in school history to receive the honor.