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Softball looks to end slow start in Mobile, Alabama

Grant Cohen

February 25, 2016

Filed under Softball, Sports

While the Shockers’ first three losses of the season came from ranked teams two weeks ago, the Wichita State softball team lost three out of five games in Las Vegas last week and started out the season with a 4-6 record.The...

Shockers finish 2-3 in Demarini Desert Classic

Grant Cohen

February 22, 2016

Filed under Softball, Sports

Wichita State fell short of their five-win expectations, but left Las Vegas with multiples wins.WSU started out with a 13-2 win over San Jose State in six innings. Liz Broyles and Cassidy Kelsheimer hit home runs while Mackenzie ...

Shocker softball prepares for Demarini Desert Classic

Grant Cohen

February 18, 2016

Filed under Softball, Sports

Wichita State’s performance last week in College Station, Texas, was better than what their 2-3 record says.With wins over Colorado State, two of its three losses were by one run to ranked teams.The Shockers fell 5-6 to seventh ...

Softball advances to 7-0 after successful weekend

Jessica Green

October 5, 2015

Filed under Softball, Sports

After another weekend triangular, the Wichita State softball team advanced to 7-0 Saturday after victories against Johnson County Community College and Rockhurst University.In game one, WSU took a quick lead and ran with it to wi...

Softball holds Hutch to zero runs, defeats Blue Dragons 12-0

Jessica Green

October 1, 2015

Filed under Softball, Sports

With a 12-0 victory over Hutchinson Community College on Wednesday, the Shocker softball team improved their record to 5-0.The Shockers out-hit the Blue Dragons 11-3 and led with zero errors compared to Hutch’s two. Offensively, t...

Softball begins fall season Saturday

Jessica Green

September 17, 2015

Filed under Softball, Sports

The Wichita State softball team will start its fall season Saturday playing against experienced old-timers.The WSU softball alumnae game begins at 2 p.m. Saturday at Wilkins Softball Complex at WSU.“The alumnae game is a time ...

Shocker softball adds two new coaches

August 24, 2015

Filed under Softball, Sports

The Wichita State softball team has two new coaches in the lineup for this year’s season.Wichita Wingnuts manager Kevin Hooper will return to his alma mater as volunteer assistant coach, and Ryne Stefankiewicz, former gradu...

MVC biographies: Softball

Sports Reporter

March 11, 2015

Filed under Softball, Sports

Wichita StateLast season, the Shockers finished with a record of 34-21. In the Missouri Valley, the Shockers went 21-6 on their way to winning the title. The team was strong on the road and at home. Away, the Shockers were 15-7...