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Taylor Edwards named catcher of the year in Division I

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Taylor Edwards was named the 2014 Diamond Sports Division I Catcher of the Year, as announced by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA).  Edwards was the first Husker to be named the Catcher of the Year.  The only All-America catcher in school history, Edwards is one of eight multiple All-Americans in the history of Nebraska […] Read More »

Husker softball adds transfer catcher for 2015

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The Husker softball team picked All-America catcher Steph Pasquale for 2015 who will transfer to Nebraska after spending her first four years of her career at Temple. She will have one season of eligibility for the Huskers after she suffered a broken hand and played in only 12 games. She received a medical hardship and […] Read More »

Edwards twins named softball All-Americans

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It was icing on the cake for Nebraska softball senior twins, Tatum and Taylor Edwards as they capped off their softball careers at Nebraska by each earning All-America honors from the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA). Taylor was named a first-team All-America catcher, while Tatum was a third-team pitcher/utility selection. Tatum went 24-13 with a […] Read More »

Nebraska softball wins Columbia regional by beating Mizzou twice

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The Huskers (44-16) hit seven home runs on the day to down the Tigers (43-18), 11-4, in game one to force a winner-take-all game two, which Nebraska took 8-1 to win the NCAA Columbia Regional at University Field in Columbia, Mo. Game 6 – Nebraska 11, Mizzou 4 Nebraska hit four home runs in an 11-4 […] Read More »

NAIA softball recap. Bellevue beats Concordia then gets eliminated

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The Bellevue University softball team defeated Concordia (Neb.) University, 3-1, to stave of elimination on Tuesday at the NAIA Opening Round in Shawnee, OK. With the win, Bellevue moved on to play against 15th-ranked Belhaven (Miss.)  Shelby Kindelin went 3-for-4 and Alyssa Matoba added a pair of hits to lead BU’s offense that outhit the […] Read More »

NAIA softball recap. Bellevue and Concordia face off on Tuesday in an elimination game

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The Belhaven softball team (42-15) picked up a victory in their first game of the NAIA Opening Round Tournament on Monday with a 16-1 rout of Bellevue University (35-16) in Shawnee, OK. Bellevue’s Taylor Mohler was on the wrong end of nine Belhaven hits over her 2.1 innings of work. Combined with four walks, Mohler […] Read More »

Nebraska softball heads to Missouri for NCAA regionals

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The 18th-ranked Nebraska softball team earned an at-large invitation for the NCAA Tournament and will play in Columbia, Mo this weekend. Nebraska opens postseason play with a rematch against a Kansas squad (33-21) it edged, 1-0, on March 15. Missouri (41-16) owns 11 wins over ranked teams this spring, and the Tigers have won six […] Read More »

Revelle named Big Ten softball coach of the year. Three players gain first-team honors

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Nebraska softball head coach Rhonda Revelle was named the 2014 Big Ten Coach of the Year. Senior twins Tatum and Taylor Edwards were named to the first team for the second straight year, and sophomore Hailey Decker was also a first-team selection. Sophomores Alicia Armstrong and Emily Lockman were named all-conference for the second straight […] Read More »

Chadron State softball sets record for wins in the season

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Chadron State gave up six runs in the bottom of the sixth and lost 9-1 to Mesa State during the second day of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Softball Championship. The loss eliminated Chadron State from the conference tournament. The Eagles end their season with a record of 28-23, a school record for victories in […] Read More »

Husker softball earns share of their first Big Ten title, earn overall #2 seed in tournament

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Kylee Muir’s grand slam turned the tables and powered the Huskers to an 8-3 victory over Indiana. That victory, along with Wisconsin’s victory over the sixth-ranked Wolverines in nine innings, ended the conference title drought for the Huskers with its first Big Ten title and first conference title overall since 2004. The Huskers produced their […] Read More »

NU softball’s 11-game win streak ends in split with Wisconsin

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It was a doubleheader split for the Nebraska softball team as they cooled off Wisconsin with a 12-0 win in game one, before seeing their 11-game win streak end as the Badgers bounced back with a 6-4 win in the second game. In game one, Taylor Edwards hit a second-inning grand slam, her twin sister […] Read More »

Creighton softball hangs with No. 13 Missouri, but drops doubleheader

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The Creighton softball team dropped a doubleheader by scores of 11-6 and 2-1 at No. 13 Missouri on the Tigers’ University Field Tuesday afternoon. Creighton (26-23) led game one 5-0 in the second, but Missouri (40-13) responded with five runs in the bottom half of the inning. After Alexis Cantu hit a homer in the […] Read More »

NU softball dominates with a weekend shut out at Michigan State running win streak to 10

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A dominating weekend for the 19th ranked NU softball team who ran their winning streak to 10 games. They shut out Michigan State…the entire weekend. The Huskers have outscored their conference foes by a combined 78-4 margin in three-game sweeps the past three weekends over Iowa, Ohio State and Michigan State. Five of those nine […] Read More »

NU’s Edwards named Big Ten Co-Player of the Week

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Senior Taylor Edwards was named the Big Ten Player of the Week after going 4-for-7 with five runs scored and four RBIs in Nebraska’s three-game sweep of Ohio State last weekend. Three of Edwards’ four hits went for extra-bases, including a pair of home runs, as she slugged 1.571 in the series. She also drew four […] Read More »

UNO softball upsets 19th ranked Nebraska

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In a matchup of two of the nation’s top senior pitchers, a three-run homer powered UNO to a 3-2 victory over the 19th-ranked Nebraska softball team on Tuesday at Bowlin Stadium. Following a pair of infield singles, Campbell Ditto lined a two-out, three-run homer in the top of the third inning to put the Mavericks […] Read More »