Southwestern University

  • AMBROSE AND TURPIN EARN NFCA SCHOLAR-ATHLETE AWARD
    November 10, 2010
    GEORGETOWN, Texas - SU Softball's Amanda Ambrose and Taylor Turpin earned recognition from The National Fastpitch Coaches Association as girls got game/NFCA Scholar Athletes. on November 10th for their academic accomplishments during the 2010 season.
  • MAUS RECOGNIZED FOR SENSATIONAL TOURNAMENT WITH ALL-TOURNAMENT SELECTION
    May 18, 2010
    PINEVILLE, La. - Southwestern University's sophomore pitcher Lyndsy Maus led the Pirates to a third place finish at the NCAA Regional and was recognized for her efforts by being selected to the All-Tournament Team. The Pirates went 3-2 at the tournament and were just one game out of the championship contest.
  • SIXTH INNING RALLY KNOCKS PIRATES OUT OF NCAA REGIONAL
    May 16, 2010
    PINEVILLE, La. - Southwestern softball once again led the majority of the game after posting one run in the top of the first, but a three-run sixth inning rally by East Texas Baptist ended the Pirate's phenomenal post season run. SU fell 3-1 to the Tigers just one game before the Regional Championship.
  • #1 LOUISIANA COLLEGE OVERPOWERS PIRATES
    May 15, 2010
    PINEVILLE, La. - The top team in the nation was more than Southwestern could handle in their second game of the day as they fell 10-2 to the host institution for their first loss of the double-elimination NCAA Regional.
  • EARLY, LATE RUNS LAUNCH PIRATES PAST ETBU IN SECOND ROUND OF REGIONALS
    May 15, 2010
    PINEVILLE, La. – The Pirates continued their scoring trend, putting one run on the board in the first inning and then scoring in the bottom of the sixth to win their second game at the NCAA Regional, a 3-2 victory over East Texas Baptist University.
  • PIRATES UPSET #2 UT TYLER IN FIRST ROUND OF NCAA REGIONALS
    May 14, 2010
    PINEVILLE, La. – Despite maintaining a lead through five and a half innings of play the Southwestern Pirates’ softball team needed to come from behind once again in extra innings to upset the #2 team in the nation and #2 seed at the NCAA Regional, the University of Texas Tyler 3-2. With the win SU advances to the second round of the Regional Saturday at 2:00 pm.
  • GOLA AND HUGHES RECEIVE ALL-REGION HONORS
    May 14, 2010
    GEORGETOWN, Texas - The National Fastpitch Coaches Association announced All-Region selections on Friday and Southwestern University's Katelyn Gola and Haley Hughes were named as Third Team All-West Region.
  • PIRATE SOFTBALL TO FACE UT TYLER IN OPENING ROUND OF NCAA TOURNAMENT
    May 10, 2010
    GEORGETOWN, Texas - The Southwestern Pirates will be traveling just one state to the East for their first-ever NCAA Regional and will face the University of Texas at Tyler in the first round of the double elimination regional hosted by Louisiana College. The game is set for May 14th at noon.
  • TURPIN NAMED TO SCAC ALL-SPORTSMANSHIP TEAM
    May 10, 2010
    SUWANEE, Ga. - The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) today announced its second annual Softball All-Sportsmanship team. Ten softball players were selected to the 2010 squad including Southwestern University's Taylor Turpin.
  • SOFTBALL LANDS THREE ON ALL-SCAC SECOND TEAM, FROBOESE NAMED CO-COACH-OF-THE-YEAR
    May 07, 2010
    SUWANEE, Ga. - With a post-season surge that earned the Southwestern softball team their first Conference Championship, the Pirates received three Second Team All-SCAC selections, three Honorable Mentions and Co-Coach-of-the-Year honors.
  • WATCH THE NCAA TOURNAMENT DIII SOFTBALL SELECTION SHOW LIVE
    May 07, 2010
    GEORGETOWN, Texas - The Southwestern Pirates have earned a spot in the NCAA Tournament by winning the SCAC Tournament and being named 2010 softball champions. The NCAA selection show will be broadcast live via the internet on Monday, May 10th at 11am CST.
  • FOUR PIRATES EARN SCAC ALL-TOURNAMENT SOFTBALL TEAM HONORS
    April 29, 2010
    CONWAY, Ark. – Led by senior third baseman Katelyn Gola who was an unanimous selection, Southwestern University landed four players on the 2010 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference All-Tournament Team. Joining Gola on the squad is pitcher Lyndsy Maus, first base Haley Hughes and second base Aly Pulver. The Pirates were named the 2010 SCAC Champions after defeating Millsaps twice on Championship Sunday.
  • PIRATES ARE 2010 SCAC CONFERENCE CHAMPIONS, DEFEAT MILLSAPS TWICE TO TAKE TITLE
    April 25, 2010
    CONWAY, Ark. - The Southwestern softball team had a daunting task ahead of them on the final day of SCAC Conference Tournament action, needing to defeat Millsaps College twice to earn their first conference title. The program, just in its second year, stepped up to the challenge in a big way, winning 3-2 and 8-5 to be named 2010 SCAC Champions!
  • PERSISTENCE LANDS PIRATES IN CHAMPIONSHIP GAME
    April 24, 2010
    CONWAY, Ark. - After a long day of rain delays, the longest game in SCAC history and having to win their way through the loser's bracket the Southwestern softball team defeated #12 DePauw, who had placed them in the loser's bracket to begin with, 3-2 late Saturday night. The win advances the Pirates to the SCAC Championship game where they will face Millsaps beginning at noon on Sunday.
  • #12 DEPAUW HOLDS PIRATES SCORELESS IN SECOND ROUND
    April 23, 2010
    CONWAY, Ark. - Southwestern's softball team was held to just three hits and no runs in the second round of the SCAC tournament, falling to #12 DePauw. The Pirates will have to work their way through the consolation round beginning Saturday against Rhodes at 1:00 pm.
  • PIRATES STORM PAST CENTRE IN GAME ONE OF SCAC TOURNAMENT; FACE #12 DEPAUW TOMORROW
    April 23, 2010
    CONWAY, Ark. - Even with a long delay due to storms before wrapping up their first game at the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Tournament the Pirates used three first inning runs and cruised to an 8-2 victory over Centre College. The win advances SU to the second round where they will face #12 DePauw who earned a first-round bye by entering the tournament as the #1 seed in the East.
  • FRIDAY'S SOFTBALL GAME TIME CHANGED TO 10:00 AM
    April 22, 2010
    CONWAY, Ark. - In anticipation of severe weather entering the Conway, Ark. area tomorrow afternoon the SCAC Tournament officials have decided to move up game times two hours. The Southwestern Pirates' softball game against Centre College will now begin at 10:00 am CST.
  • PIRATES FACE CENTRE IN FIRST ROUND OF SCAC TOURNAMENT; EARN FIRST REGIONAL RANKING
    April 21, 2010
    GEORGETOWN, Texas - The Southwestern softball team has earned a spot in the SCAC Tournament for the second year in a row and their first ever regional ranking. The Pirates currently sit in the #7 spot in the region, just outside of the crucial top five and is the #2 seed in the West. SU will play the first game of the tournament, Friday at noon, against Centre College.
  • SENIOR ATHLETES RECEIVE RECOGNITION OF YEARS AT FIRST WATCH CEREMONY
    April 20, 2010
    GEORGETOWN, Texas - Thanks to the generous donations of the members of Southwestern's first booster club, The Pirate Crew, the Athletic Department was able to begin a new tradition of awarding watches to senior athletes whom had completed eligibility while at Southwestern.
  • PIRATES LOCK UP SECOND PLACE WITH PAIR OF WINS AT TRINITY
    April 19, 2010
    SAN ANTONIO, Texas - Southwestern's softball team was able to squeeze in two of the four games this weekend at Trinity, winning 1-0 and 4-2 to lock up the #2 seed in the West at the SCAC Championships. The Pirates are now 25-10 overall and 10-4 in the conference heading into postseason action.
  • SOFTBALL DOUBLE-HEADER AT TRINITY CANCELED
    April 17, 2010
    SAN ANTONIO, Texas - The double-header pitting the Pirates and Tigers against one another for seeding at the SCAC Tournament has been canceled for Saturday. Sunday's games are still on as of this point, but pushed back to a 1:00 start time.
  • PIRATES TAKE TWO FROM CRUSADERS
    April 12, 2010
    IRVING, Texas - With strong plate appearances the Southwestern softball team won both games of their double header against the University of Dallas on Sunday, winning 7-1 and 7-5 to improve to 23-10 on the season.
  • TORNADOS AND PIRATES SPLIT NON-CONFERENCE GAMES
    April 08, 2010
    ROUND ROCK, Texas - Southwestern's softball team split non-conference games with Concordia University on Wednesday evening, winning game one 5-1 and then falling 9-3 in game two of the double header. The Pirates are now 21-10 on the season.
  • MAUS NAMED AS SCAC PITCHER OF THE WEEK FOR THE SCAC
    April 06, 2010
    SUWANEE, Ga. - Lyndsy Maus, a sophomore right-hander from Cypress, Texas, has been selected the SCAC Softball Pitcher-of-the-Week for games played from Monday, March 29 through Sunday, April 4.
  • PIRATES COMPLETE SWEEP IN FINAL HOME SERIES.
    April 03, 2010
    GEORGETOWN, Texas - The Pirates sent the lone senior, Katelyn Gola, away from her home field for the last time in style with two wins, 3-1 and 7-1, to complete the sweep of Hendrix College.
  • HENDRIX NO MATCH FOR PIRATES AT HOME
    April 02, 2010
    GEORGETOWN, Texas - The Southwestern Pirates scored first in both game on Friday afternoon as they defeated Hendrix 11-2 and 3-1 at Taylor Sanders Field. With the wins SU improves to 18-9 overall and 6-4 in the SCAC while Hendrix falls to 14-10 on the year and 3-4 in the conference.
  • EARLY RUNS HAUNT PIRATES, DROP FINAL TWO GAMES AGAINST MILLSAPS
    March 28, 2010
    JACKSON, Miss. - The Southwestern softball team allowed four runs in the first two innings of both games on Sunday and were unable to recover as they lost the final two games of the series, 3-4 and 1-7 to Millsaps College. Millsaps takes control of first place in the West with the wins while Southwestern falls to 16-9 overall and 4-4 in the SCAC.
  • PIRATES SPLIT DAY ONE ACTION AT MILLSAPS
    March 27, 2010
    JACKSON, Miss. - Southwestern University softball split day one SCAC action at Millsaps College, falling 5-2 in game one and winning game two 4-2. The two teams remain deadlocked for first place in the West with a 4-2 conference record.
  • SOFTBALL RESPONDS WITH THREE WINS ON SUNDAY
    March 21, 2010
    GEORGETOWN, Texas - After a shaky start to conference action the Southwestern softball team regrouped and put their bats to work as they took the final three games of the series with Austin College on Sunday afternoon.
  • WINDS GUST, PIRATES FALTER AS NIGHT SHORTENS OPENING DOUBLE HEADER
    March 20, 2010
    GEORGETOWN, Texas - With winds gusting and temperatures plummeting the Pirate softball team dropped their first SCAC conference game to Austin College but were able to tie game two up just in time to force the game into day two.
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