Stories tagged: college softball
Tue., June 6, 2017, 8:05 p.m.
Oklahoma defends softball title with 5-4 win over Florida
Shay Knighten hit a three-run double in the second inning and Oklahoma defended its NCAA softball title with a 5-4 win over Florida.
UPDATED: Sat., June 3, 2017, 11:38 p.m.
Washington beats UCLA 1-0 to advance to Women’s College World Series semifinals
Washington’s Ali Aguilar knew pitcher Taran Alvero needed help.
Fri., June 2, 2017, 9:44 p.m.
Area roundup: No. 10 Oklahoma drops No. 6 Washington to elimination bracket at Women’s World Series
Sydney Romero homered and No. 10 Oklahoma (58-9) beat No. 6 Washington (49-13) 3-1 in the second round of the NCAA Division I Women’s World Series in Oklahoma City on …
Thu., June 1, 2017, 9:19 p.m.
Area roundup: Washington softball beats Oregon at Women’s College World Series
Kirstyn Thomas went 2 for 3 with a two-run home run in the seventh inning and No. 6 Washington (48-12) beat No. 3 Oregon (52-6) 3-1 in the opening game …
Sat., May 27, 2017, 10:09 p.m.
Area roundup: No. 8 Stanford baseball completes sweep of Washington State
Chris Castellanos allowed one run over eight innings and No. 8 Stanford (40-14, 21-9) pounded Washington State (24-29, 10-20) 15-1 to complete a three-game sweep of a regular-season ending Pac-12 …
Fri., May 26, 2017, 10:50 p.m.
Area roundup: No. 8 Stanford baseball downs WSU
Matt Winaker went 2 for 5 with a double, stolen base and two RBIs and visiting No. 8 Stanford (39-14, 20-9) beat Washington State (24-28, 10-19) 5-3 in the second …
Thu., May 25, 2017, 10:28 p.m.
Area roundup: No. 8 Stanford baseball handles Washington State
Matt Winaker went 3 for 6 with a home run and four RBIs and visiting No. 8 Stanford (39-14, 18-9) handled Washington State (24-28, 10-17) 13-2 in the first game …
Sat., May 20, 2017, 10:14 p.m.
Area roundup: North Idaho softball bounced from NWAC tourney
Payton Gibbs hit her 20th home run of the season and sixth-seeded Bellvue (35-14) eliminated 11th-seeded North Idaho (31-17) 15-5 in the Northwest Athletic Conference tournament at Merkel Sports Complex.
Fri., May 19, 2017, 10:52 p.m.
Area roundup: North Idaho reaches NWAC semifinals
Kennedy Anderson went 2 for 4 with her 15th home run of the season and 11th-seeded North Idaho (31-15) advanced to the Northwest Athletic Conference semifinals with a 7-2 win …
Thu., May 18, 2017, 6:01 p.m.
CC Spokane, North Idaho host Northwest Athletic Conference softball tournament
The Northwest Athletic Conference softball tournament starts on Friday and runs through Monday at the Merkel Sports Complex, hosted by CC Spokane, North Idaho and the Spokane Sports Commission.
UPDATED: Sun., May 14, 2017, 9:43 p.m.
Area roundup: Whitworth’s softball season ends with loss in title game of NCAA regional
Tenth-ranked East Texas Baptist ended Whitworth’s season with a 7-5 victory in the championship game of the NCAA Division III regional in Marshall, Texas.
Sat., May 13, 2017, 10:33 p.m.
Area roundup: Washington State baseball knocks off UCLA in second straight
Shane Matheny and James Rudkin drove in two runs apiece and Washington State (24-22, 10-13) beat visiting UCLA (24-23, 13-10) 7-3 for the second-straight game in a three-game Pac-12 series.
Fri., May 12, 2017, 10:22 p.m.
Area roundup: Damon Jones’ strong start helps Washington State baseball down UCLA
Damon Jones gave up one run on four hits and three walks over 5
UPDATED: Thu., May 11, 2017, 8:13 p.m.
Area roundup: Taylor Van Zee homers and No. 8 Huskies softball pounds Utah
Taylor Van Zee went 3 for 4 with a two-run home run and three RBIs and No. 8 Washington (41-11, 14-8) routed Utah (33-12, 13-7) 12-1 in five innings in …
UPDATED: Wed., May 10, 2017, 10:13 p.m.
Area roundup: CC Spokane baseball earns split with Walla Walla
Kade Woods gave up three runs – two earned – and struck out seven in a complete game to help CC Spokane (21-18, 14-12) split a Northwest Athletic Conference doubleheader …
UPDATED: Sun., May 7, 2017, 9:21 p.m.
WSU’s Alissa Brooks-Johnson wins her second Pac-12 heptathlon championship
Washington State’s Alissa Brooks-Johnson won her second Pac-12 Combined Events Championships title in three years Sunday, scoring a season-high 5,638 points in the heptathlon at Oregon State in Corvallis. Brooks-Johnson, …
Sat., May 6, 2017, 10:23 p.m.
Area roundup: Washington State baseball splits doubleheader with Oregon
J.J. Hancock singled home Shane Matheny with one out in the bottom of the ninth and Washington State (21-22, 7-13) split a Pac-12 doubleheader against visiting Oregon (26-16, 9-11) on …
Fri., May 5, 2017, 11:35 p.m.
Area roundup: No. 19 Arizona downs Washington with walk-off homer in ninth
Cal Stevenson hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth as No. 19 Arizona (28-15, 9-12) beat Washington (24-17, 10-8) 5-4 in the first of a three-game Pac-12 …
Wed., May 3, 2017, 10:25 p.m.
Area roundup: Dustin Yates helps CC Spokane baseball split with Blue Mountain
Dustin Yates went 3 for 3 with two walks, three runs and two RBIs and CC Spokane (20-15, 13-9) beat Blue Mountain (17-23, 8-14) 12-1 to salvage a split of …
UPDATED: Tue., May 2, 2017, 11:11 p.m.
Area roundup: CC Spokane swept by Big Bend in softball doubleheader
Ember Armstrong went 3 for 3 with an RBI for Big Bend in the second game and CC Spokane (18-18, 9-17) was swept by the Vikings (12-19, 9-14) 2-1 and …
Fri., April 28, 2017, 10:20 p.m.
Area roundup: Eli Morgan, Gonzaga baseball roughed up by St. Mary’s
Five-time West Coast Conference pitcher of the week Eli Morgan had an unusually rough outing and No. 19 Gonzaga (25-15, 14-5) had an eight-game winning streak snapped, falling 7-3 to …
Sun., April 23, 2017, 9:17 p.m.
Area roundup: Whitworth softball wins NWC championship over PLU
Madi Perez pitched seven strong innings and contributed an RBI and Whitworth secured its first Northwest Conference tournament title, edging Pacific Lutheran 3-2 on Sunday. The tournament was hosted by …
Sat., April 22, 2017, 10:18 p.m.
Area roundup: Washington State baseball knocks off Washington in back-to-back games
Danny Sinatro drove in four and Washington State (18-18, 4-10) dealt visiting Washington (20-16, 7-7) its fourth straight loss, 6-3, in the second game of a three-game Pac-12 series on …
Fri., April 21, 2017, 9:26 p.m.
Area roundup: Corey Meyer’s walk-off walk lifts Washington State baseball over Washington
Corey Meyer walked with the bases loaded in the 11th inning and Washington State (17-18, 3-10) knocked off visiting Washington (20-15, 7-6) 5-4 in the first of a three-game Pac-12 …
Tue., April 18, 2017, 5:29 p.m.
Area roundup: Gonzaga’s Apollo earns second singles player of the week
Gonzaga sophomore Nevada Apollo has been named West Coast Conference Singles Player of the Week after another unbeaten weekend atop the singles lineup.
Fri., April 14, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
Area roundup: Washington State baseball comeback falls short against Arizona State
Jeremy McCuin and Carter Aldrete both hit homers and drove in three apiece to help Arizona State (15-18, 4-10) beat visiting Washington State (15-16, 2-9) 10-7 in Pac-12 play in …
Thu., April 13, 2017, 10:50 p.m.
Area roundup: Washington baseball ends Oregon State win streak at 23
Noah Bremer pitched eight innings of relief and threw 134 pitches to lead Washington over No. 1 Oregon State 3-2 in a Pac-12 matchup in Seattle on Thursday.
UPDATED: Tue., April 11, 2017, 10:11 p.m.
Area roundup: Eastern Washington’s Kirsten Ishikawa takes fourth at Bobcat Desert Invitational
Eastern Washington’s Kirsten Ishikawa finished 3-over 219 in fourth place at the Bobcat Desert Invitational at Golf Club of Estrella in Goodyear, Arizona.
UPDATED: Sun., April 9, 2017, 8:08 p.m.
College softball: Whitworth’s Perez throws shutout in doubleheader split
Madi Perez threw her second shutout of the weekend, tossing a five-hitter in Whitworth’s 3-0 win over Pacific Lutheran in Parkland, Washington, before the Lutes rebounded in the second game …
UPDATED: Sat., April 8, 2017, 8:15 p.m.
Area roundup: Justin Vernia goes eight shutout to lead Gonzaga past San Diego
Justin Vernia tossed eight innings of six-hit, shutout ball and Gonzaga (17-13, 8-3) topped visiting No. 18 San Diego (20-9, 8-3) 3-0 on Saturday.