Five members of Nebraska softball's incoming freshman class were named Premier Girls Fastpitch (PGF) Regional High School All-Americans earlier this month.
The 2016 season was filled with successes for the Nebraska softball team, as the Huskers won 35 games, advanced to an NCAA Regional final, produced two All-Americans and one academic All-American and had one player selected in the first round of the National Pro Fastpitch College Draft.
The first day of the rest of Kiki Stokes' life begins tonight when Nebraska's two-time NCAA All-America softball player begins a career in the National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) softball league.
Haley Donaldson, an incoming freshman for the Nebraska softball team, was named the Colorado Gatorade Player of the Year on Thursday.
A pair of Husker softball players were honored as All-Americans by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) on Thursday.
The Nebraska softball program added to its nation-leading total of academic All-Americans on Thursday, when senior first baseman Mattie Fowler was named to the CoSIDA Academic All-America First Team.
The Nebraska softball team saw its 2016 season come to an end Saturday, as the Huskers fell to 15th-seeded Missouri, 9-0 in five innings in the championship game of the NCAA Columbia (Mo.) Regional.
Behind a pair of first-inning runs and a three-hit shutout from junior Cassie McClure, the Nebraska softball team blanked BYU, 2-0, on Friday in an elimination game at the NCAA Columbia (Mo.) Regional.
The 15th-seeded Missouri Tigers advanced to the championship game of the NCAA Columbia (Mo.) Regional on Friday, scoring multiple runs in each of their final three innings en route to an 8-0 six-inning victory over the Nebraska softball team.
unior MJ Knighten grounded an RBI single up the middle with the bases loaded and one out in the bottom of the seventh inning, lifting the Nebraska softball team to a 3-2 walk-off victory over Louisville in the opening game of the NCAA Columbia (Mo.) Regional.
Four Huskers were named to the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All-Midwest Region team on Thursday, including three players who were first-team selections for the second straight year.
The Nebraska softball team faces Louisville on Thursday at 4:30 p.m. in a first-round matchup at the NCAA Columbia (Mo.) Regional. The game will be televised on ESPN2, and a free radio broadcast will be available on Huskers.com.