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Softball falls in NCAA tournament

Softball falls in NCAA tournament

Shane Rene

May 22, 2017


Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

DePaul’s softball team dropped two straight games — one humbling, the other heartbreaking — to the University of Kentucky and Marshall to suffer elimination this weekend at the College Softball World Series regional in Lexington, Kentucky. Read More »...

Softball wins Big East title

Softball wins Big East title

Shane Rene

May 15, 2017


Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

DePaul scored one in the third, three in the fifth and four in the seventh to bury St. John’s 8-3 in the Big East Championship title game on Saturday at The Ballpark in Rosemont. Read More »...

DePaul softball beats St. John’s 8-3 in Big East Championship

DePaul softball beats St. John’s 8-3 in Big East Championship

Shane Rene

May 14, 2017


Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

DePaul scored one in the third, three in the fifth and four in the seventh to bury St. John’s in the Big East Championship title game on Saturday at The Ballpark in Rosemont. Freshman, all-conference pitcher Missy Zoch hurled a complete game, allowing three runs on nine hits with eight strikeout...

DePaul softball advances to Big East conference finals

DePaul softball advances to Big East conference finals

Shane Rene

May 13, 2017


Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

With one out in the bottom of her first conference tournament inning, DePaul freshman Missy Zoch found herself standing in the pitcher’s circle surrounded by base runners.  It’s moments like these when the panic sets in, the energy begins to dissipate and fundamentals become lost in a spastic pursuit...

Softball clinches spot in Big East tourney

Softball clinches spot in Big East tourney

Garret Neal

May 7, 2017


Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

It was a sunny but windy day at Cacciatore Stadium as the DePaul Blue Demons (26- 21, 11-7 Big East) started their final series of games before the Big East tournament with a double header against the Creighton Blue Jays (18-31, 8-12 Big East). Read More »...

DePaul softball splits doubleheader with Seton Hall for home opener

DePaul softball splits doubleheader with Seton Hall for home opener

Garret Neal

April 1, 2017


Filed under Softball, Sports

On a brisk Saturday afternoon, DePaul Blue Demons softball (15-14, 2-2 Big East) split a double header against the Seton Hall Pirates (15-12-1, 2-3).  The sounds of various Seton Hall lead cheers were the dominant sound of the first seven-inning outing as the Pirates commanded the first game, winning...

Softball confident entering 2017 season

Softball confident entering 2017 season

Adeyemi Sosina

February 6, 2017


Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

Entering his 36th season coaching the Blue Demons, softball head coach Eugene Lenti looks to continue his dominance in the Big East conference. Last year’s regular season title and 16-3 conference record wasn’t enough for the Blue Demons. The goal this season remains to capitalize on those efforts...

Trading places: Greik transitions from soccer to softball

Trading places: Greik transitions from soccer to softball

Ben Gartland

January 17, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Softball, Women's Sports

Ana Greik had all kinds of pressure on Nov. 7. Read More »...

Softball reflects on outperforming expectations

Softball reflects on outperforming expectations

Ben Savage

May 22, 2016


Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

The expectations for DePaul’s Softball team this year were bleak. The team finished last year ranked 143rd in the country. They lost an all-time Blue Demon in Many Connolly, and their best returning pitcher had four career wins. Read More »...

DePaul softball falls 10-6 to Butler at the Big East tournament

DePaul softball falls 10-6 to Butler at the Big East tournament

Ben Savage

May 14, 2016


Filed under Softball, Sports

It seemed unlikely after a poor non-conference season that DePaul would even be contending for an NCAA tournament spot in 2016. They were 11-22 heading into Big East play, but then they went on a tear, going 16-3 in conference play and earned the No. 1 seed in the Big East tournament. But on one Friday...

Senior Morgan Maize blossoms into a front-of-the-rotation starter for softball

Senior Morgan Maize blossoms into a front-of-the-rotation starter for softball

Zachary Holden

May 8, 2016


Filed under Softball, Sports

Morgan Maize hadn’t pitched for the DePaul softball team since her freshman year. Read More »...

Softball rolls through the Big East

Ben Savage

April 17, 2016


Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

DePaul softball (19-21, 9-1 Big East) split Saturday’s doubleheader against Butler. After winning the first game via the mercy rule, the Blue Demons lost to Butler 10-1, ending their 12-game winning streak. Read More »...

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