BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—After completing a summer internship with the YWCA Central Alabama’s Social Justice department, Danielle Rucker, a rising junior and softball player at BSC, is returning to school with a new perspective on the YWCA and the direct services that it provides to the community.
Seven members of the NCAA Division III Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference announced today that they are leaving the conference effective July 1, 2012, to form a new athletics conference that will begin competition with the 2012-13 academic year.
In exclusive 2011 All-Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) voting by the league’s head coaches, five Birmingham-Southern softball players earned All-Conference honors, the league office announced today.
The Birmingham-Southern softball team capped off the 2011 season today with a road sweep of Berry College, winning 8-5 and 8-2 in Rome, Ga. The Panthers end the season at 25-9, while the Vikings fall to 20-16.
In the last home games of the season, the Birmingham-Southern softball team split with Covenant College this evening at BSC Softball Park, winning the first game 3-0 and losing the second game by the same score.
With a split against No. 4 DePauw today, the Birmingham-Southern softball team clinched its first-ever Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference East Division title. BSC lost game one, 4-2, but rallied to win game two, 11-9.
The Birmingham-Southern softball team scored two big upsets today, defeating No. 4 DePauw University twice in a doubleheader by the scores of 9-1 and 10-5. BSC extends its win streak to eight games, moving to 21-7 overall and 12-2 in the SCAC with the wins.
The Birmingham-Southern softball team won two games today against Centre on the road to win the four-game series, 3-1. The Panthers won today by the scores of 6-5 and 16-0, moving to 12-6 overall and 3-1 in the SCAC.