Post Tagged with: "Softball"

Softball: Bulldogs lose two straight to Creighton, Iowa

After winning their last three games, the Bulldogs’ streak game to a screeching halt with a pair of losses to close-proximity opponents.
They hosted the Creighton Bluejays at home on Tuesday night, losing 4-0. They went to Iowa City Wednesday to face the Hawkeyes, and narrowly lost 8-7 in an extra inning walk off.

by · April 18, 2016 · 0 comments · Online Exclusives, Sports

Bulldogs split first home games of 2016

Facing off against South Dakota State in a pair of games on Tuesday, Drake was unable to secure a win in the first game, a 10-6 loss. The Bulldogs came back in the second game, however, securing a 10-2 win.

by · March 24, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Sports

Alumni Game held at Ron Buel Field on Saturday

Over this past weekend, the Drake Softball team welcomed some old faces for an easy-going scrimmage – Drake Softball alums, returning to their home turf.

by · October 10, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Sports

Top of the conference! Softball clinches No. 1 seed in MVC

For the first time since 1993, the Drake softball team can claim the title of Missouri Valley Conference champions.

by · May 7, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Sports

Softball struggles during Relays’ weekend, holds onto top spot in MVC

The softball team hit their biggest roadblock of the season to date, going 1-4 over the past week, losing to Iowa State, Northern Iowa and two games to Bradley over the weekend of Drake Relays. The Bulldogs record fell to 28-18 overall and 17-7 in Missouri Valley Conference play.

by · April 29, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Sports

Four road wins extend Softball’s winning streak to six games

Drake continued their hot streak on the diamond, sweeping four games over the past week against the University of Iowa State and Southern Illinois University in two away matches.

by · April 22, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Uncategorized

Rebekah Schmidt talks Drake Softball, Bulldogs and her legacy

Drake Softball has been successful so far in 2015 as the midway point of the regular season has come and gone. They lead the Missouri Valley Conference with a record of 25-13. One of the team’s catalysts is pitcher Rebekah Schmidt, who was just named as the MVC Softball Pitcher of the Week for the third time this season.

by · April 22, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Relays Edition, Sports

A year in review: looking back at Drake’s accomplishments in 2014-2015

Every season brings excitement and intense competition to Des Moines, but this past year has been especially exciting for us Bulldogs. From buzzer beaters to last second touchdowns to tournament victories and upset, you never know what’s going to happen in Drake Athletics.

by · April 20, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Relays Edition, Sports

Softball sweeps Loyola, pitching holds true for the white and blue

Drake maintained their lead in the Missouri Valley Conference this weekend by sweeping an energetic Loyola University team in a three game series.

by · April 11, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Sports

Bulldogs win series at Wichita State, unable to complete sweep

Even though the Bulldogs were unable to pull off the three-game sweep in extra innings on Sunday, they still took two games on the road against Wichita State.

by · April 1, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Sports

Softball sweeps Evansville

The Women’s Softball team competed against Evansville this weekend, sweeping the Purple Aces in three games at Ron Buel Field here at Drake.

by · March 27, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Sports

Softball 2-3 in Fort Collins

Drake Softball played five games in Fort Collins this past weekend, coming away with two wins.

by · March 14, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Sports

New pitcher takes the mound, Softball 1-2 in tournament

Bulldogs outscore opponents 16-12 total on weekend, still drop two games

by · March 6, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Sports

Drake Softball goes 3-3 last week in Tucson

The Drake Softball team was able to stay above the .500 mark at the Hillenbrand Invitational in Tucson, Arizona, winning four of six games this week.

by · February 20, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Sports

Softball over .500 after first tournament

The softball season kicked off over the weekend in Cedar Falls at the UNI Dome Tournament.

by · February 16, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Sports