2014-15 Softball News
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February 26, 2015
SAVANNAH, Ga. (Feb. 26, 2015) - Due to inclement weather, this weekend's Holiday Inn Classic to be hosted by ETSU has been cancelled. ETSU will instead travel to Savannah, Ga., along with Morehead State, UMBC (Univ. of Maryland-Baltimore County), and potentially one other team for a series of non-conference games.
February 21, 2015
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 21, 2015) - After helping ETSU to wins in five of six contests last week, ETSU shortstop Latosha Rectenwald (Whitesburg, Tenn.) was named College Sports Madness SoCon Player of the Week.
February 18, 2015
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 18, 2015) - Due to inclement weather in Clarksville, Tenn., this weekend's originally-scheduled softball tournament at Austin Peay University has been cancelled. ETSU was set to partipate in all three days of the tournament, which was planned to take place Friday through Sunday.
February 14, 2015
GREENVILLE, N.C. (Feb. 14, 2015) - ETSU concluded play in East Carolina's Pirate Clash invitational Saturday, falling to Marshall, 3-0, before defeating East Carolina, 9-8.
February 13, 2015
GREENVILLE, N.C. (Feb. 13, 2015) - The ETSU softball team earned a pair of wins Friday in the Pirate Clash invitational at East Carolina University, extending its win streak to four.
February 12, 2015
GREENVILLE, N.C. (Feb. 12, 2015) - Following a midweek sweep of Gardner-Webb, the ETSU softball team will look to extend its two-game win streak as the Buccaneers visit Greenville, N.C., to take part in the five-team Pirate Clash invitational at East Carolina University.
February 10, 2015
BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (Feb. 10, 2015) - Just two days after falling victim to late-game heroics in a 5-4 loss at Campbell, ETSU flipped the script, using a two-run seventh inning to seal a come-from behind win over Gardner-Webb. ETSU went on to sweep the Bulldogs, taking both games of the double-header.
February 09, 2015
BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (Feb. 9, 2015) - The ETSU softball team will continue non-conference play Tuesday, Feb. 10 as the Buccaneers travel to Boiling Springs, N.C., to take on Gardner-Webb in a non-conference double-header with games beginning at 1:00 and 3:00 p.m.
February 08, 2015
BUIES CREEK, N.C. (Feb. 8, 2015) - Deadlocked after six innings, the ETSU softball team used a two-run seventh, highlighted by a Mykeah Johnson (Cohutta, Ga.) go-ahead home run, to take a 4-2 lead over Campbell; however, the hometown Fighting Camels responded with some dramatics of their own...
February 07, 2015
BUIES CREEK, N.C. (Feb. 7, 2015) - Despite leading, 5-1, after three innings, ETSU was unable to fend off a Presbyterian rally Saturday afternoon, falling, 6-5, to the Blue Hose in the Bucs' second game of the Hampton Inn Invitational at Campbell University.
February 06, 2015
BUIES CREEK, N.C. (Feb. 6, 2015) - The ETSU softball team will open its 2015 campaign this weekend as the Buccaneers travel to Buies Creek, N.C., to take part in the Hampton Inn Invitational at Campbell University.
February 03, 2015
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 3, 2015) - With the softball season quickly approaching, Taylor Carter (Brazil, Ind.) and Kelsey Chernak (Ooltewah, Tenn.), two of ETSU’s 16 returners, have earned Preseason All-SoCon Second Team honors from College Sports Madness.
January 17, 2015
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 17, 2015) - Launched by the White House in September, the "It's On Us" campaign is an initiative aimed at ending sexual assaults on college campuses. Join the Buccaneers in taking the pledge by visiting itsonus.org.
December 23, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 17, 2014) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics wishes its Buccaneer fans across the world Happy Holidays!
December 05, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 5, 2014) - ETSU Softball will host its annual Winter Skills Camp Jan. 24 and 25 inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center. The camp will feature three separate sessions, and will include instruction from ETSU Head Coach Brad Irwin, the ETSU softball coaching staff, as well as ETSU players.
November 18, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 18, 2014) - ETSU Softball head coach Brad Irwin has announced the Bucs' schedule for the upcoming 2015 campaign. The Buccaneers' spring slate features five tournaments and 23 home games, including a March 24 matchup with SEC opponent Tennessee in Johnson City.
October 28, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct 28, 2014) - ETSU Softball will hold its Fall Pitching Camp Saturday, Nov. 22 at Betty Basler Field from 10:00 a.m., to 2:00 p.m. Registration for the camp is now open.
September 17, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 17, 2014) - The ETSU softball team will begin fall competition Thursday, Sept. 18 as the Bucs host Milligan for a double-header. The Buccaneers will play a total of eight fall contests, hosting three double-header series before wrapping up the fall season at Tusculum.
August 29, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 29, 2014) – ETSU Softball Head Coach Brad Irwin has announced the addition of former Nebraska standout and South Dakota State interim head coach Alex Hupp as the team’s lead assistant.
June 30, 2014
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 1, 2014) – The Buccaneers are back home. After spending the past nine seasons as members of the Atlantic Sun Conference, the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics officially rejoined the Southern Conference at the stroke of midnight on Monday evening.
WBB Mercer University 49 Final
Feb 21 ETSU 70
BB ETSU 2 Spartanburg, S.C.
Feb 21 UNC-Asheville 3
MBB ETSU 59 F
Feb 21 Chattanooga 67
MGOLF Puerto Rico Classic San Juan, Puerto Rico
Feb 22 Results
BB ETSU 10 Spartanburg, S.C.
Feb 22 Pittsburgh 4
BB ETSU 9 Spartanburg, S.C.
Feb 22 USC Upstate 2
MGOLF Puerto Rico Classic San Juan, Puerto Rico
Feb 23 Results
WBB ETSU 46 Final
Feb 23 Samford University 69
MGOLF Puerto Rico Classic San Juan, Puerto Rico
Feb 24 T11 of 15
MBB ETSU 73 F
Feb 26 Citadel 74
WTRACK Southern Conference Championships Birmingham, Ala.
Feb 27
MTEN Tennessee Tech Johnson City, Tenn.
Feb 27, 1:00 p.m. ETSU
WTEN ETSU Akron, Ohio
Feb 28, 1:00 p.m. Akron
WTRACK Southern Conference Championships Birmingham, Ala.
Feb 28
BB Butler Johnson City, Tenn.
Feb 28, 1:05 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Chattanooga, Tenn.
Feb 28, 2:00 p.m. University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
MBB ETSU Macon, Ga.
Feb 28, 4:00 p.m. Mercer