Softball Signs Kathryn Lewis to National Letter of Intent

Johnson City, Tenn. (May 30, 2002) -- East Tennessee State softball coach Stephanie DeFeo announced Thursday the signing of Kathryn Lewis (Erwin, Tenn.) to a national letter of intent to play for the Bucs beginning in the 2003 season. ...


Two Buccaneers Named To All-Tournament Team at Southern Conference Softball Championships

Johnson City, Tenn. (May 7, 2002) -- East Tennessee State senior designated player Melanie Collins (Greeneville, Tenn.) and freshman shortstop Mary Beth Hazelwood (Knoxville, Tenn.) were named to the All-Tournament Team following Monday's championship game of the Southern Conference Softball Championships from Chattanooga, Tenn....


Host Chattanooga Defeats ETSU, 7-1, in Game Seven of Southern Conference Softball Championships

Chattanooga, Tenn. (May 5, 2002) -- The Chattanooga Lady Mocs scored four unanswered runs to begin the game and went on to defeat East Tennessee State, 7-1, in game seven of the Southern Conference Softball Championships Sunday morning from Frost Stadium in Chattanooga, Tenn. ...


Spetar Leads ETSU to a 4-3 Victory Over UNC Greensboro in Game Nine of the Southern Conference Softball Championships

Chattanooga, Tenn. (May 5, 2002) -- East Tennessee State freshman centerfielder Danielle Spetar (Knoxville, Tenn.) hit a game-winning solo home run in the bottom of the seventh to give the Bucs a dramatic 4-3 victory over UNC Greensboro in game nine of the Southern Conference Softball Championships Sunday afternoon from Chattanooga, Tenn. ...


ETSU Softball Comes Up Short At SoCon Tournament

Chattanooga, Tenn. (May 5, 2001) -- East Tennessee State made a valiant comeback, scoring four runs in the bottom of the seventh, but fell just short as Furman defeated the Bucs 7-6 in game 12 of the Southern Conference Softball Championships from Frost Stadium in Chattanooga, Tenn. ...


Southern Conference Softball Championship Games Postponed Again

Chattanooga, Tenn. (May 4, 2002) - Due to rain and field conditions, the Southern Conference Softball Championship games have been postponed Sunday, May 5. East Tennessee State's second-round game with Chattanooga will be played at 10:00 am on Sunday. ...


ETSU's Spetar Named to All-Southern Conference Softball Team

Chattanooga, Tenn. (May 2, 2002) -- The league's coaches today voted East Tennessee State freshman centerfielder Danielle Spetar (Knoxville, Tenn.) to the All-Southern Conference softball second team from the conference championships in Chattanooga, Tenn....


ETSU Turns in Record-Breaking Performance in 12-6 Victory over College of Charleston in First Round of Southern Conference Softball Championships

Chattanooga, Tenn. (May 2, 2002) -- Ten Southern Conference Softball Championships records were either tied or broken as No. 5-seeded East Tennessee State defeated the No. 4-seeded College of Charleston Cougars, 12-6, in the first round of the tourmanent from Frost Stadium in Chattanooga, Tenn. ...


Softball Falls to Appalachian State, 6-0, in Final Game of Regular Season

Boone, N.C. (April 28, 2002) Appalachian State scored six runs in the bottom of the first inning and the Bucs could not recover as the Mountaineers downed ETSU, 6-0, in the final game of the regular season Sunday afternoon from the Watauga County Complex in Boone, N.C....


Softball Splits Doubleheader With Appalachian State

Boone, N.C. (April 27, 2002) Behind solid pitching and superb defense by both teams, Appalachian and East Tennessee State split a softball doubleheader Saturday afternoon from a blustery Watauga County Complex in Boone, N.C. ETSU won game one 2-1 before falling in game two, 2-0. ...


Virginia Tech Sweeps Softball Doubleheader From East Tennessee State, 10-1 and 6-0

Johnson City, Tenn. (Apr. 25, 2002) -- Virginia Tech spoiled Senior Day for the East Tennessee State softball team, sweeping a doubleheader from the Buccaneers, 10-1 and 6-0, Thursday afternoon from Metro-Kiwanis Park in Johnson City, Tenn. ...


Softball To Play Final Home Games of Season Tomorrow

Johnson City, Tenn. (Apr. 24, 2002) -- The East Tennessee State Buccaneer softball team will play their final home games of the season with a doubleheader against Virginia Tech tomorrow afternoon at 3 p.m. from Metro-Kiwanis Park in Johnson City....


Softball Sweeps Doubleheader From Radford, 5-2 and 8-0

Johnson City, Tenn. (Apr. 23, 2002) -- The East Tennessee State Buccaneer softball team received great pitching from sophomore pitcher Tiffany Vandergriff (Sale Creek, Tenn.) and freshman hurler Courtney Jenkins (Knoxville, Tenn.) on the way to a doubleheader sweep, 5-2 and 8-0, over Radford Tuesday afternoon from Metro-Kiwanis Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Softball Defeated by UNC Wilmington, 6-4, in Finale of Three-Game Set

Johnson City, Tenn. (Apr. 21, 2002) -- The UNC Wilmington softball team defeated East Tennessee State, 6-4, Sunday afternoon from Metro-Kiwanis Park in Johnson City, Tenn. to win two of three games in the weekend Southern Conference series. ...


Softball Splits Doubleheader With UNC Wilmington

Johnson City, Tenn. (Apr. 20, 2002) -- The East Tennessee State softball team split a doubleheader with UNC Wilmington, falling in game one, 6-2, but then winning game two, 6-1, Saturday afternoon from Metro-Kiwanis Park in Johnson City, Tenn. ...


Jenkins Named Southern Conference Softball Pitcher-of-the-Week

Johnson City, Tenn. (Apr. 16, 2002) -- East Tennessee State freshman pitcher Courtney Jenkins (Knoxville, Tenn.) was named Southern Conference Softball Pitcher-of-the-Week for her performance during the week of Apr. 8-14....


Softball Defeats Furman, 5-0, to Complete Three-Game Sweep

Johnson City, Tenn. (Apr. 14, 2002) -- The East Tennessee State softball team completed a three-game sweep of Southern Conference rival Furman by defeating the Lady Paladins, 5-0, Sunday afternoon from Metro-Kiwanis Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Softball Sweeps Doubleheader From Furman, 5-0 and 5-4

Johnson City, Tenn. (Apr. 13, 2002) -- Buccaneer freshman pitcher Courtney Jenkins (Knoxville, Tenn.) picked up both wins as the East Tennessee State softball team defeated Furman, 5-0 and 5-4, in a Southern Conference doubleheader from Metro-Kiwanis Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Gardner-Webb Defeats Softball in Two Close games, 2-1 and 4-3

Boiling Springs, N.C. (Apr. 11, 2002) -- The East Tennessee State Buccaneer softball team lost two games by the slimmest of margins, falling 2-1 and 4-3 in a doubleheader against Gardner-Webb Thursday afternoon from Boiling Springs, N.C. ...


Softball Sweeps North Carolina A&T, 3-2 and 21-0

Johnson City, Tenn. (Apr. 9, 2002) -- The East Tennessee State softball team snapped a six-game losing streak by sweeping North Carolina A&T, 3-2 and 21-0, in a doubleheader Tuesday afternoon from Metro-Kiwanis Park in Johnson City....


Mamie "Peanut" Johnson To Appear at Tuesday's ETSU Softball Games

Johnson City, Tenn. (Apr. 8, 2002) -- Mamie "Peanut" Johnson, living legend of the Negro Baseball League will appear at Tuesday's softball doubleheader between East Tennessee State and North Carolina A&T, 2 p.m. from Metro-Kiwanis Park in Johnson City, Tenn. ...


Softball Falls To Georgia Southern in Pitcher's Duel, 1-0

Statesboro, Ga. (Apr. 7, 2002) -- The East Tennessee State softball team fell to the Gerogia Southern Eagles, 1-0, Saturday afternon from Eagle Field in Statesboro, Ga. ...


Softball Falls to Georgia Southern in Doubleheader

Statesboro, Ga. (Apr. 6, 2002) - East Tennessee State fell in both ends of a Southern Conference softball doubleheader, 5-1 and 11-3, Saturday afternoon from Eagle Field in Statesboro, Ga. ...


Tennessee Tech Sweeps Softball Doubleheader From East Tennessee State

Johnson City, Tenn. (Apr. 4, 2002) -- The East Tennessee State softball team fell in both ends of a doubleheader against Tennessee Tech, 9-6 and 9-0, Thursday afternoon from Metro-Kiwanis Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


East Tennessee State-Tennessee Softball Games Postponed

Johnson City, Tenn. (Apr. 4, 2002) -- The East Tennessee State softball doubleheader against Tennessee, scheduled for Monday, Apr. 8 at Metro-Kiwanis Park In Johnson City, Tenn., has been postponed. No makeup date has been announced....


College of Charleston Defeats Softball, 8-5, in Series Finale

Johnson City, Tenn. (Mar. 31, 2002) -- The East Tennessee State softball team fell to College of Charleston, 8-5, in Southern Conference softball action Sunday afternoon from blustery Kiwanis Park in Johnson City. ...


Softball Splits Two With College of Charleston

Johnson City, Tenn. (Mar. 30, 2002) -- The East Tennessee State softball team split a rainy doubleheader with College of Charleston, falling 10-8 in game one then winning 3-2 in game two, Saturday afternoon from Metro-Kiwanis Park in Johnson City....


Softball Drops Two in Doubleheader Against South Carolina

Johnson City, Tenn. (Mar. 27, 2002) -- The East Tennessee State softball team fell in both ends of a doubleheader against South Carolina, 9-0 and 14-0, in softball action Wednesday night from Beckhan Field in Columbia, S.C. ...


Softball Falls to Chattanooga in Series Finale, 5-0

Chattanooga, Tenn. (Mar. 24, 2002) -- The East Tennessee State softball team fell to Chattanooga, 5-0, in the finale of a three-game Southern Conference series from Frost field in Chattanooga, Tenn. ...


Softball Splits Two With Chattanooga

Chattanooga, Tenn. (March 23, 2002)-- East Tennessee State fell 9-1 but then prevailed 3-1 to split a doubleheader against Southern Conference rival Chattanooga Saturday afternoon at Frost Stadium in Chattanooga, Tenn. ...


ETSU Softball Players Earn SoCon Player of the Week Honors

Asheville, N.C. (March 20, 2002) - East Tennessee State's softball team had a pair of players honored by the Southern Conference when freshman Danielle Spetar (Knoxville, Tenn.) was named the Player of the Week for March 18 and freshman Courtney Jenkins (Knoxville, Tenn.) was named the Pitcher of the Week for March 11....


East Tennessee State Softball Games With Gardner-Webb Cancelled

Johnson City, Tenn. (March 20, 2002) - Today's scheduled softball doubleheader between East Tennessee State and Gardner-Webb at Metro Kiwanis Park in Johnson City has been called off due to rain....


East Tennessee State Softball Games Cancelled

Johnson City, Tenn. (March 18, 2002) - Tomorrow's scheduled softball doubleheader between East Tennessee State and Eastern Kentucky at Metro Kiwanis Park in Johnson City has been called off due to rain....


UNCG Softball Slides Past ETSU, 7-5

Greensboro, NC (March 17, 2002) UNCG third baseman Penny Thompson hit a two-run blast in the bottom of the fifth inning to help UNC Greensboro claim a 7-5 victory over East Tennessee State in Southern Conference softball action this afternoon in Greensboro, NC. The Spartans win the third game in the three-game series, and take their first SoCon victory to move to 18-13-1 overall and 1-2 in the league. ETSU falls to 12-11 and 2-1 in the SoCon. ...


ETSU Softball Sweeps UNCG and Sets New School Record

Greensboro, NC (March 16, 2002) Centerfielder Danielle Spetar (Knoxville, Tenn.) went 4-of-7 with four RBI and two home runs over two games to lead East Tennessee State to a sweep over UNC Greensboro in a Southern Conference softball doubleheader this afternoon in Greensboro, NC. ETSU set a new school record for runs in a 13-2 win over the Spartans in game one, and held off a late UNCG rally in the second game for a 4-3 victory. ...


Softball Sweeps Elon in Doubleheader, 4-3 and 7-5

Elon College, N.C. (Mar. 14, 2002) -- Danielle Spetar (Konxville, Tenn.) rapped four hits and Courtney Jenkins (Knoxville, Tenn.) pitched her way to a victory and a save as East Tennessee State slipped past Elon for a doubleheader sweep, 4-3 in eight innings and 7-5, Thursday afternoon at East Field in Elon College, N.C. ...


Softball Finishes Third in Western Kentucky Spring Fling

Johnson City, Tenn. (Mar. 10, 2002) -- East Tennessee State softball completed the Western Kentucky University/Ramada Inn Spring Fling by falling to Bradley, 9-1, and defeating Morehead State, 8-5, Sunday from Bowling Green, Ky. ...


Softball Defeats Morehead State, 7-5, in Third Game of Western Kentucky Spring Fling

Johnson City, Tenn. (Mar. 9, 2002) -- The East Tennessee State softball team continued their solid play, defeating the Morehead State Eagles, 7-5, in their third game on Friday in the Western Kentucky University/Ramada Inn Spring Fling from Bowling Greek, Ky....


Softball Falls to Western Kentucky, 8-2, In Western Kentucky Spring Fling

Johnson City, Tenn. (Mar. 9, 2002) -- East Tennessee State softball fell to host Western Kentucky in their first game on Saturday in the Western Kentucky University/Ramada Inn Spring Fling from Bowling Green, Ky....


Softball Splits First Two Games in Western Kentucky Spring Fling

Johnson City, Tenn. (Mar. 8, 2002) -- The East Tennessee State softball team defeated Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, 3-2, and fell to Bradley, 8-0, Friday in the first two games of the Western Kentucky/Ramada Inn Spring Fling from Bowling Green, Ky....


Vandergriff Named Southern Conference Softball Player-of-the-Week

Johnson City, Tenn. (Mar. 5, 2002) -- East Tennessee State sophomore pitcher/shortstop Tiffany Vandergriff (Sale Creek, Tenn.) was named Southern Conference Softball Player of the Week for her performance in the University of Georgia Bulldog Invitational from Feb. 22-24. ...


Softball Sweeps Tennessee Wesleyan in First Home Games of the Season

Johnson City, Tenn. (Mar. 5, 2002) -- The East Tennessee State softball team defeated the Tennessee Wesleyan Lady Bulldogs, 9-1 and 6-2, in their first home games of the season Tuesday afternoon from Metro-Kiwanis Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


East Tennessee State-Elon Softball Games Postponed

Johnson City, Tenn. (Feb. 26, 2002) -- The softball doubleheader between East Tennessee State and Elon, scheduled for Wednesday afternoon at 2 p.m. has been postponed due to inclement weather in Elon College, N.C. ...


Softball Splits Two in Final Day of Bulldog Invitational

Johnson City, Tenn. (Feb. 24, 2002) -- The East Tennessee State Buccaneer softball team defeated Appalachian State, 4-3, and then fell to Georgia, 11-0, in the final two games in the University of Georgia Bulldog Invitational, Sunday afternoon from Athens, Ga. ...


Softball Wins Two at Bulldog Invitational

Johnson City, Tenn. (Feb. 23, 2002) -- The East Tennessee softball team won their first two games of the season, defeating Marshall, 6-3, and defeating Southern Conference rival Appalachian State, 7-0, Saturday from the University of Georgia Bulldog Invitational from Athens, Ga....


Softball Falls in First Two Games of Bulldog Classic

Johnson City, Tenn. (Feb. 22, 2002) - The East Tennessee State softball team fell to Marshall, 3-2, and host University of Georgia, 7-0, Friday in the first two games of the University of Georgia Invitational, Friday from Athens, Ga. ...


Softball Falls in First Games of Gamecock Invitational

Johnson City, Tenn. (Feb. 16, 2002) - The East Tennessee State Buccaneer softball team fell in their first two games of the University of South Carolina Gamecock Invitational, falling to Jacksonville State, 2-0, and to Tennessee Tech, 5-0, Saturday from Columbia, S.C. ...


Softball Drops Final Two Games of Gamecock Invitational

Johnson City, Tenn. (Feb. 17, 2002) - The East Tennessee State softball team fell to Alabama-Birmingham, 4-1, and host University of South Carolina, 8-0, In the final two games of the Gamecock Invitational from Columbia, S.C. ...


Softball Picked to Finish Fifth in Southern Conference Preseason Poll

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 23, 2002) - The Southern Conference softball coaches and sports information directors have voted the East Tennessee State softball team fifth in the conference in both preseason polls announced Wednesday. ...


Softball Adds Three Recruits

Johnson City, Tenn. (Nov. 28, 2001) -- East Tennessee State head softball coach Stephanie DeFeo announced Wednesday the signing of three players that will join the Buccaneer program next season. ...