Posts With Keyword ‘Central College Softball’

7-2-3 Double Play Gives Central Dramatic Win Over Trinity; Dutch Rip Dickinson

Posted: Saturday, March 17th, 2012 at 5:56 am

A smart and gutsy decision by catcher Caitlyn Meyer resulted in a dramatic game-winning double play, as the Central College softball team held on for a 5-4 victory over Trinity University yesterday in Tucson.

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Sarcone and Hale Lead Central Softbal to Dual Routs in the Desert

Posted: Friday, March 16th, 2012 at 5:56 am

Shortstop Annie Sarcone and first baseman Kyrie Hale each knocked in five runs as the No. 9-ranked Central College softball team rebounded from a disappointing loss by hammering Denison University 12-2 and Lakeland College 12-1 in a pair of five-inning games Thursday.  

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Mistakes Plague Central Softball in Doubleheader Split

Posted: Thursday, March 15th, 2012 at 5:56 am

The early-season miscues that the Central College softball team managed to avoid through its first eight games all seemed to surface Wednesday as the Dutch escaped Sul Ross State 5-3 then surrendered a seventh-inning lead in stumbling to a 10-5 loss to Wisconsin-La Crosse.  

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Meyer’s Blast Delivers Win Over No. 15 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps

Posted: Tuesday, March 13th, 2012 at 5:56 am

Defense was dominant as the No. 13 Central College softball team and No. 15 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps were engaged in a scoreless duel in the desert Monday evening — until Caitlyn Meyer stepped to the plate in the bottom of the seventh.

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Coach Wares Relies on Bench as Central Softball Tallies Two Victories in Tucson

Posted: Monday, March 12th, 2012 at 5:57 am

Relying upon their bench to provide the team with some added depth, the Central College softball team earned a pair of victories Sunday night as they continued play at the Tucson Invitational Games.

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Central Softball Handed Season’s First Loss on Saturday

Posted: Monday, March 12th, 2012 at 5:56 am

The Central College softball team suffered its first defeat of the season Saturday night, falling 4-3 in nine innings to Division II McKendree University after picking up a 4-1 win over Alfred College earlier in the day.

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Central Softball, Baseball Teams Predicted to Finish Third by IIAC Coaches

Posted: Sunday, March 11th, 2012 at 5:55 am

The softball and baseball teams at Central College are each selected to finish third in their respective league races, as voted on by the coaches in the Iowa Conference.  

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Central Softball, Baseball Teams Cruise to Spring Break Wins

Posted: Saturday, March 10th, 2012 at 5:55 am

It was a noisy start to the Central College softball season Friday as the No. 13-rated Dutch hammered Alfred 9-1 and Pitt-Bradford 13-0 in a pair of five-inning contests at the Tucson Invitational Games on Friday.

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Spring Break Schedules Begin Today for Central Softball, Baseball Teams

Posted: Friday, March 9th, 2012 at 5:56 am

Central College’s spring break trips to warmer locales for softball and baseball open with contests today in Florida and Arizona.

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Season Debut Nears for Central College Softball Team

Posted: Tuesday, February 28th, 2012 at 5:56 am

Practices have been going on for some time now, and believe it or not, the 2012 softball season begins in a little more than a week for the Central College Dutch.

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Central College Softball Ranked in Top 15 in Preseason Poll

Posted: Tuesday, February 14th, 2012 at 5:55 am

Central College is 12th in the National Fastpitch Coaches Association’s preseason top 25 softball coaches’ poll.

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Central Softball Hosting Clinics this Winter

Posted: Wednesday, December 21st, 2011 at 5:55 am

Central College will conduct a softball pitching clinic January 7th, with a skills clinic set for February 25th.

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Central College Softball Coach Featured in Pages of ‘SI’

Posted: Monday, September 19th, 2011 at 5:56 am

Subscribers to ‘Sports Illustrated’, or those thumbing through the popular magazine while waiting in the check-out line may recognize a local face on those slick, glossy pages.  

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Track and Field Squads Push Central to 37th in Directors’ Cup

Posted: Monday, July 4th, 2011 at 5:56 am

Finishing as national runner-up in the NCAA Men’s Indoor Track and Field Championships helped propel Central College to a 37th-place finish in the Learfield Sports Division III Directors’ Cup standings.

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Softball All-American Honors for Central’s Tenboer, Lythberg

Posted: Wednesday, May 25th, 2011 at 5:56 am

First baseman Katie Tenboer and pitcher/designated player Kiley Lythberg were named first-team Division III all-Americans by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association.  

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Central Softball Players Named to All Region Team

Posted: Wednesday, May 18th, 2011 at 5:56 am

Four Central College softball players received NFCA Division III All-Midwest Region honors, including three first-team picks.  

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Whirlwind Run for Central Softball Ends in Regional Finals

Posted: Tuesday, May 17th, 2011 at 5:59 am

The Central College softball team finally ran out of steam in the Regional Championship game Monday afternoon, but not before knocking out Iowa Conference rival Coe College in the Regional Semifinals.

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Central Softball Players, Head Coach Earn Conference Awards

Posted: Sunday, May 15th, 2011 at 5:57 am

A record five Central College softball players received first-team all-Iowa Conference honors while Head Coach George Wares was named the league’s coach of the year this past week.

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Rain Shortens Second Day of D-III Softball Playoffs in Pella

Posted: Saturday, May 14th, 2011 at 5:57 am

Steady rainfall throughout Friday put a much-anticipated rematch between the Central College softball team and Coe College on hold, as the two will resume play today in the NCAA Division III playoffs.

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Central Softball Defeats Benedictine in Slugfest

Posted: Friday, May 13th, 2011 at 5:57 am

Pitcher Kiley Lythberg had a rocky outing in the opening round of the NCAA Division III tournament, but the offense for the Central College softball team came to her aide, as the Dutch outlasted Benedictine 12-7 Thursday afternoon.  

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