Bucs Split Rainy Friday Doubleheader

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. – The ETSU Softball team split a rainy, drawn out Friday doubleheader in Boiling Springs, N.C. at the GWU Softball Tournament. The Bucs slipped against St. Francis (PA) before returning later in the night to dismantle the host squad by the final of 17-1. ETSU plated 27 runs on the day, improving to 7-2-2 on the season. Malloree Schurr (Montgomery, Texas) stole the show, finishing 7-for-8 on the day with three doubles, one triple and one long ball. In addition, Schurr posted 10 RBIs on the evening, running her season total to a team-high 18 RBIs.

Bucs Set for Action in Boiling Springs

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (Feb. 21, 2019) – The ETSU Softball team will look to continue its best start in program history this weekend when the Bucs take part in the GWU Softball Tournament hosted by Gardner-Webb in Boiling Springs, N.C. ETSU will kick off the tournament on Friday with a doubleheader against St. Francis (PA) at noon, followed by host Gardner-Webb at 4 p.m. The Bucs will take on the Red Flash and Runnin’ Bulldogs twice this weekend, in addition to squaring off with Bowling Green.

Softball Announces Schedule Change

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 19, 2019) – Tuesday night’s softball game between ETSU and Tennessee has been rescheduled to April 16 due to inclement weather in the forecast. The game was originally slated to commence at 6 p.m. at Betty Basler Field on the campus of ETSU.

Bucs to Host Volunteers under the Lights

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 18, 2019) – The ETSU Softball team returns to Johnson City for its home opener on Tuesday when the Bucs host sixth-ranked Tennessee at Betty Basler Field. First pitch between the Bucs and Volunteers is set to begin at 6 p.m.

Schmidt Tabbed SoCon Pitcher of the Week

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 18, 2019) – Junior right hander, Kelly Schmidt (Norcross, Ga.), was named this week’s Southern Conference Pitcher of the Week for games played from Feb. 11-17. The award was announced this afternoon by the league office and is the first SoCon Pitcher of the Week honor for Schmidt in her collegiate career.

Bucs Suffer First Loss of Season

CHARLESTON, S.C. – The ETSU Softball team dropped its first game of the 2019 campaign, falling to undefeated Virginia Tech by the final score of 8-3 to close out the Wingate by Wyndham Invitational in Charleston, S.C. The Bucs concluded the tournament with a 4-1 overall mark, earning a pair of wins over Detroit Mercy and Charleston Southern.

Offense Propels Bucs to Saturday Sweep

CHARLESTON, S.C. – The ETSU offense came to life in day two of the Wingate by Wyndham Invitational, pouring in 14 runs in two games. The Bucs earned victories over Detroit Mercy (2-1) and host Charleston Southern (12-0) to improve to 6-0-2 on the season, becoming the only unbeaten team left in the Southern Conference.

Bucs Earn Pair of Wins in Charleston

CHARLESTON, S.C. – A pair of one-run victories allowed the ETSU Softball team to get off to a strong start for the second weekend in a row. With the doubleheader sweep, the Bucs improve to 4-0-2 for a .833 winning percentage. ETSU’s .833 win percentage marks the best win percentage through the first six games in program history.

Bucs to Return to Action in Charleston

CHARLESTON, S.C. (Feb. 14, 2019) – The ETSU Softball team returns to action Friday when the Bucs open up the Wingate by Wyndham Invitational against Detroit Mercy at noon, followed by host Charleston Southern at 5 p.m. ETSU will play a total of five games, including two against Detroit Mercy and Charleston Southern, before closing out the tournament with Virginia Tech on Sunday at 1 p.m.