Posts With Keyword ‘Central Softball’

Central Softball Hopes to Turn Disappointment into Bigger and Better Things in 2017

Posted: Thursday, July 21st, 2016 at 5:50 am

The perennial powerhouse that the Central softball team has been over the last several decades, coming up short in the postseason and having your season end without raising the big trophy means having not realized the big goal set at the beginning of the year by Coach George Wares and his players.

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College Recruiting a Big Benefit for Iowa’s Summer Baseball-Softball Scheduling

Posted: Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 at 5:50 am

The only one of the 50 states that plays baseball and softball during the summer, Iowa’s college coaches and high school athletes see many benefits to a “warmer” schedule each year.

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Area Softball Players Can Gain Valuable Experience with Camps at Central

Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2016 at 5:50 am

A laundry list of accolades accompanies the coaches that will be heading the Championship Softball Camps at Central College later this month and into August.

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Name Being Left Out of NCAA Tournament Provides Motivation for Wares, Central Softball

Posted: Friday, June 24th, 2016 at 5:49 am

Dating back to 1986, Central’s softball team has made the NCAA Division III Tournament 27 of the last 31 years. They have compiled a 92 – 54 record, a winning percentage of .630, and have won four national championships. Their 92 wins and four titles are both second in all of Division III softball.

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Luther Loss in League Tournament the Epitome of Central Softball Season, Says Wares

Posted: Thursday, June 16th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Dealing with a massive amount of turnover after graduating a double-digit amount of seniors in 2015, the Central softball team experienced many highs and many lows during their 23 – 15 campaign in 2016.

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Twenty-Nine Spring Student-Athletes Earn Academic All-Conference Honors at Central

Posted: Thursday, June 9th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Close to thirty student-athletes from Central took home Academic All-Iowa Conference honors during the spring sports season.

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Mixed Results from Leadoff Classic Stick out to Coach Wares

Posted: Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 at 5:50 am

The Central College softball team played a total of six games in Columbus, Georgia for the NFCA Division III Leadoff Classic.

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Two Dutch Players Selected At-Large for Regional Softball Teams

Posted: Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Central underclassmen Tabitha Taylor and Karly Olson were both announced as members of the National Fastpitch Coaches Association Division III All-Midwest Region softball team yesterday.

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Central Freshman, Sophomore, Junior Named to All-Iowa Conference Softball Team

Posted: Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Three Central softball players were chosen to the all-Iowa Conference team for the 2016 season.

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Monster Comeback Sends Central Out of League Tournament

Posted: Monday, May 9th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Saturday in Decorah…in the Iowa Conference softball semifinals…Central College built an 11-2 lead over fifth-ranked Luther…only to see the Norse score 15 unanswered runs and topple the Dutch 17-11.

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Central Softball Bends But Doesn’t Break in Conference Tournament Opener

Posted: Saturday, May 7th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Central College kept its season alive with a 5-4 win over Coe in the first round of the Iowa Conference softball tournament yesterday afternoon in Decorah in a game heard live on www.kniakrls.com.

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Central Softball, Men’s Tennis Begin League Tournaments Today

Posted: Friday, May 6th, 2016 at 5:50 am

The regular season coming and going in the blink of an eye, both Central softball and men’s tennis teams begin their journeys through the postseason this afternoon.

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Regular Season Ends with Softball Split for Central

Posted: Monday, May 2nd, 2016 at 5:50 am

Central College squandered a chance to sweep Wartburg in softball action yesterday, instead settling for a split – winning game one 7-2 before falling 5-4.

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Luther Stifles Central in Two Low-Scoring Softball Games

Posted: Sunday, April 24th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Central College mustered just four hits Saturday afternoon and was swept in a softball doubleheader by Luther 1-0 and 4-0.

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Central Softball Faces Critical Doubleheader With No. 2 Luther

Posted: Saturday, April 23rd, 2016 at 5:50 am

The Iowa Conference’s two premier softball teams go head-to-head this afternoon in Decorah as Central pays a visit to Luther.

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Central Softball Bounces Back With Sweep of Dubuque

Posted: Monday, April 18th, 2016 at 5:50 am

The Central College softball team swept the University of Dubuque Saturday, 5-2 and 9-2.

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Three Central Spring Athletes Earn Weekly IIAC Awards

Posted: Friday, April 15th, 2016 at 5:50 am

A pair of seniors and a junior were selected as Iowa Conference performers of the week for their talents last week.

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Central Softball Drops Two on the Road

Posted: Thursday, April 14th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Playing their first road games in exactly one month, Central’s softball team lost a game that ended early, and one that went well past regulation against Buena Vista yesterday, 9 – 0 and 5 – 4.

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Dutch Softball Wallops Loras, Now 4 – 0 in IIAC

Posted: Monday, April 11th, 2016 at 5:50 am

A total of 27 hits were pounded out by the Central softball team in their doubleheader sweep Saturday of Loras, 8 – 3 and 11 – 3.

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Central Opens Conference Softball Slate with Reassuring Sweep

Posted: Wednesday, April 6th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Behind 14-innings and 269 pitches from workhorse junior Karly Olson, the Central College softball team gutted out a 6-5, 3-1 sweep over rival Simpson to open Iowa Conference play yesterday afternoon.

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