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Softball more than prepared for Norman Regional

Grant Cohen

May 16, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Softball, Sports

Wichita State head coach Kristi Bredbenner said the program schedules some of the toughest non conference opponents for one reason: to prepare themselves for the NCAA tournament.As the Shocker’s name was revealed in the Norman, Ok...

Softball wins MVC Tournament, Prepares for Oklahoma in NCAA Tournament

Grant Cohen

May 16, 2016

Filed under Softball, Sports

Prior to the 2016 season, Wichita State knew they had the chemistry and the talent to win the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament and play in the NCAA tournament.After clinching their first MVC tournament championship by defeat...

Softball clinches conference title outright, seniors recognized

Grant Cohen

May 7, 2016

Filed under Softball, Sports

Seniors in Wichita State's softball program have shared many memories during their time in at the university. The Shockers gave an early farewell gift to their five seniors on Tuesday, clinching at least a share of the Missouri Val...

Shocker softball overcomes adversity to win MVC title

Grant Cohen

May 5, 2016

Filed under Softball, Sports

The Wichita State softball team ran through obstacles all year long. Prior to the Shockers winning 10 straight games heading into Tuesday, the team had dropped two games in a series at Evansville. They were defeated by Missour...

Softball sweeps Indiana State, wins 10th straight game

Grant Cohen

May 2, 2016

Filed under Softball, Sports

Wichita State softball  snagged its 30th and 31st wins of the season Friday by beating Indiana State in Terre Haute, Indiana, by a score of 3-2 in game one and 7-2 in game two. The third and final game of the series was schedu...

Softball beats Tulsa to win eighth straight game

Grant Cohen

April 28, 2016

Filed under Softball, Sports

Wichita State had a comfortable lead in the second inning of Wednesday’s road game with Tulsa, staying ahead 7-0. Three runs in the bottom of the seventh inning cut the Shockers’ lead to two runs, 7-5. The Golden Hurricane ma...