Posts With Keyword ‘Central Softball’

Dutch Softball Receives Two First-Team All-Americans

Posted: Thursday, May 21st, 2015 at 5:50 am

Central College’s Abbey Strajack and Karlee Rock have both been chosen as first team All-Americans by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association.

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Linfield Uses Seventh-Inning Comeback to Fuel Super Regional Sweep of Central

Posted: Monday, May 18th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Central College’s softball season came to an end Saturday with a pair of losses to Linfield in the NCAA Super Regionals at the Kuyper Athletic Complex.

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Central, Linfield Suspended in Tight Super Regional Opener

Posted: Saturday, May 16th, 2015 at 5:50 am

With the score tied 4-4 in the bottom of the 5th inning, Central College’s Super Regional softball game against Linfield was halted last night due to severe weather.

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Dutch Softball Ready for Best-of-Three Series

Posted: Friday, May 15th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Only one team stands between the Central College softball squad and a trip to the Division III national finals, as the Dutch host Linfield in a best-of-three Super Regional that starts this afternoon at the Kuyper Athletic Complex in Pella.

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Four Dutch on All-Region Softball Team

Posted: Tuesday, May 12th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Central softball’s improbable run through the consolation side of the NCAA Division III regional tournament helped them garner four all-region players from the Midwest on Monday.

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Central Softball Completes Amazing Run, Turns Attention Towards Super Regional

Posted: Monday, May 11th, 2015 at 5:50 am

After a 3-2 loss in 8 innings to Gusutavus to open the NCAA Division III softball regional Friday afternoon, Central College found itself facing a difficult proposition – win four games in two days to keep their season alive.

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Central Softball Prevails Twice in Exciting Consolation Bracket

Posted: Sunday, May 10th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Central’s softball team entered yesterday knowing that it need four wins this weekend to keep its season alive, andthe Dutch are halfway home after eliminating Fontbonne 4-3 and Gustavus Adolphus 7-4.

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Dutch Softball Falls in Extras, on Brink

Posted: Saturday, May 9th, 2015 at 5:50 am

There are very few easy marks when the NCAA playoffs begin, and fourth-seeded Gustavus proved to be a tough challenge for top-seeded Central in the Regional softball opener in Pella.

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Central Softball Begins Chase for Fifth Title

Posted: Friday, May 8th, 2015 at 5:50 am

The drive for five. One for the thumb. Whatever tee-shirt catchphrase you want to use, Central College begins its quest for a fifth softball national championship this afternoon with an NCAA regional game against Gustavus of Minnesota.

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Five Dutch Athletes Earn Conference Weekly Honors

Posted: Wednesday, May 6th, 2015 at 5:50 am

In what turned out to be a huge weekend for Central sports, the Dutch had five athletes earn weekly honors for their performances over the past seven days.

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Dutch Softball Hosts Regional Tournament

Posted: Tuesday, May 5th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Automatically making the 62-team NCAA Division III National Tournament after walloping Luther, 8 – 2, on Saturday, the Central softball team now knows they won’t have to go that far for their next set of contests.

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Two Emphatic Sweeps Usher Central Softball tOno National Stage

Posted: Monday, May 4th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Needing one win Saturday at the Iowa Conference tournament to feel secure with its NCAA postseason resume, the Central College softball team took away all doubt by sweeping Dubuque and Luther to win the IIAC championship and the league’s automatic berth into the 62-team national field.

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Dutch Softball Destroys Luther, Earns Auto-Bid to NCAA National Tourney

Posted: Sunday, May 3rd, 2015 at 5:50 am

It was supposed to be a clash between two Iowa Conference powerhouses in the league tournament finals, with an automatic berth into the NCAA Division III national tournament up for grabs.

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Dutch Softball Up Two Spots in Regional Ladder

Posted: Friday, May 1st, 2015 at 5:50 am

The Central softball team gained some respect from the regional rankings, as the Dutch climbed two spots to third in the most recent NCAA Division III ladder.

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Three Central Athletes Earn Weekly Honors

Posted: Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 at 5:50 am

A trio of seniors for three different Central athletic teams came away with weekly Iowa Conference honors, which were announced yesterday.

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Central Walks Off With Softball Sweep, First-Round Bye

Posted: Monday, April 27th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Central College finished the softball regular season yesterday with an 8-2, 7-6 sweep of Buena Vista at the Kuyper Athletic Complex.

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Dutch Softball Concludes Regular Season, Hopefully, Today

Posted: Sunday, April 26th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Mother Nature has really thrown a kink into the works of the Iowa Conference softball schedule in 2015.

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Central Baseball, Softball Begin Season Wind-Down

Posted: Saturday, April 25th, 2015 at 5:50 am

The tail-end of their conference schedule coming up on completion, both the Central baseball and softball teams will see action this afternoon.

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Record Set in Dutch Softball Split

Posted: Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 at 5:50 am

There were some positives and highlights to Central’s softball split with Coe yesterday in Cedar Rapids.

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Dutch Softball Can Tie Luther with Sweep Today

Posted: Saturday, April 18th, 2015 at 5:50 am

The biggest two games of the Central softball season up to this point are today when they host Division III No. 4 ranked, Luther for a doubleheader.

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