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Salukis shut down

Madison Johnson, sports reporter

April 19, 2014

Filed under Softball

Pitching has always been one of the Shockers strong suits, but on Friday night, the team’s bats heated up before run, ruling the Southern Illinois Salukis 10-0 in seven innings.At the bottom of the first, the Shockers started t...

Shocker softball loses to Sooners

Staff Reporter

April 8, 2014

Filed under Softball

Wichita State softball headed south Tuesday night to Norman, Okla. to play the No. 18 ranked Sooners in a double-header. They lost 3-0 and 9-1.“It’s a great experience to play a top 20 ranked team like that and we played wel...

Shocker softball downed by Tulsa

April 2, 2014

Filed under Softball

The Wichita State Shocker softball team (20-13) fell to the No.16 ranked Golden Hurricane (33-3) Tuesday night in Tulsa by a final score of 9-3.Hurricane Junior Erica Sampson went 4-for-4 with a home run and four RBI.Williams ...

Softball sweeps Indiana State

Staff Reporter

March 23, 2014

Filed under Softball

About a week before Spring Break, I saw Facebook statuses and tweets from friends and family pining for their upcoming trips — South Padre, the Caribbean, Florida and even England. And where was I over spring break?Inside a store...

Softball in Florida holds mixed results

Sports Reporter

February 23, 2014

Filed under Softball

Wichita State softball is trying to get back on a roll following the program’s best start in school history, 4-0. After the second tournament of the year the Shockers stood at 5-3.Day one of the Unconquered Classic was a day of def...

Softball loses three of four games in San Antonio

Sports Reporter

February 17, 2014

Filed under Softball, Sports

Wichita State softball travelled to the University of Texas (UT) at San Antonio this past weekend in hopes of continuing their winning streak. Unfortunately for the Shockers, they dropped three of their four games.Things were relati...

Shocker softball opens season in Louisiana

Sports Reporter

February 9, 2014

Filed under Softball, Sports

It is cold all over the U.S. these days, even down south in Louisiana, where the Shocker softball team played in the Lady Techster Invitational.The Shockers’ first scheduled game against Houston Baptist was cancelled due to the cold, but the ...

Shocker softball ends fall season undefeated

Sports Reporter Miri Gordon

October 16, 2013

Filed under Softball

Last Saturday, the Wichita State Shocker softball team played the Coffeyville Ravens and the Johnson County Cavaliers at Wilkins Stadium.Against the Ravens, the Shockers won with an 18-0 victory. Against the Cavaliers, the Shockers squeezed ...