Softball - Archives 2016

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Husker Season Ends in Regional Final Loss
Softball 05/21/2016

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.

McClure Pitches Huskers Past BYU
Softball 05/20/2016

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.

Nebraska Falls at No. 15 Seed Missouri
Softball 05/20/2016

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.

Huskers Walk Off With Win Over Louisville
Softball 05/19/2016

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 Earn All-Region Accolades
Softball 05/19/2016

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.

Huskers Ready for NCAA Regional
Softball 05/17/2016

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 Headed to Missouri for NCAA Regional
Softball 05/15/2016

The Nebraska softball team received an at-large berth to the NCAA Tournament on Sunday, when the NCAA Selection Committee revealed the 64-team bracket live on ESPNU.

Huskers Fall to Host Penn State, 8-7
Softball 05/13/2016

The Nebraska softball team nearly came back from a pair of four-run deficits but the Huskers' rally ultimately came up short in an 8-7 loss to Penn State in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Tournament.

Play Huskers Blank Purdue to Open Big Ten Tournament
Softball 05/12/2016

The Nebraska softball team opened the 2016 Big Ten Tournament with an 8-0, five-inning victory over Purdue on Thursday at Nittany Lion Softball Park.

Huskers Ready for Big Ten Tournament
Softball 05/11/2016

The Nebraska softball team begins postseason play this week with the Big Ten Tournament at Nittany Lion Softball Park on the Penn State campus.

Huskers Earn All-Big Ten Honors
Softball 05/11/2016

Three Nebraska softball players received All-Big Ten honors on Wednesday. Senior Kiki Stokes and junior MJ Knighten earned spots on the All-Big Ten first team, while senior Mattie Fowler garnered second-team accolades.

Huskers to Face Purdue at Big Ten Tournament
Softball 05/08/2016

The Nebraska softball team has earned the No. 5 seed for the Big Ten Tournament and will face No. 12 seed Purdue on Thursday, May 12 at 4:30 p.m. (Central). The 2016 Big Ten Softball Tournament is being played at Beard Field on the Penn State Campus.