Softball goes 2-1 on day one of SAA ChampionshipCONWAY, Ark.—The Birmingham-Southern softball team went 2-1 Friday on the first day of the 2014 Southern Athletic Association Championship, hosted by Hendrix College in Conway, Ark. The second-seeded Panthers defeated seventh-seeded Sewanee, 15-1 in five innings, before falling to third-seeded Millsaps, 6-4 in 11 innings, but rebounded with a 7-3 win against fourth-seeded Rhodes this evening.
Taylor Harkins named SAA Pitcher of the YearCONWAY, Ark.—Freshman Taylor Harkins was named Pitcher of the Year, and eight Panthers earned All-Conference honors Thursday evening at the Southern Athletic Association Softball Championship banquet, hosted by Hendrix College in Conway, Ark., on the eve of the 2014 SAA Championship.
Softball splits with Berry to open final SAA seriesROME, Ga.—Ford Field was the stage Saturday afternoon for a conference faceoff with the regular season softball crown on the line. Separated by one game in the win column, the Birmingham-Southern Panthers and Berry Vikings split the opening doubleheader, with the Panthers taking game one 4-0 and the Vikings winning game two 2-1.
Softball splits with Huntingdon in home finaleBIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Playing at home for the last time this season, the Birmingham-Southern softball team split with in-state non-conference rival Huntingdon, losing 1-0 in the first game before winning 9-0, Wednesday afternoon at BSC Softball Park.
Softball splits with Hendrix to take SAA seriesBIRMINGHAM, Ala.—In the final home conference series on the schedule, the Birmingham-Southern softball team split the final games of the series against Hendrix, winning 9-1 and losing 9-7, Sunday afternoon at BSC Softball Park after winning both games on Saturday.
Harkins' no-hitter helps BSC take two games from HendrixBIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Propelled by a pair of dominant pitching performances, including a no-hitter from freshman Taylor Harkins, and powered by an almost perfect day at the dish from sophomore Maddie Ridgway, the Birmingham-Southern softball team claimed the first two games of the Southern Athletic Association series against Hendrix, 3-1 and 6-0, Saturday afternoon at BSC Softball Park.
Softball completes four-game sweep of SewaneeSEWANEE, Tenn.—A pair of five-inning victories sealed a weekend sweep of a conference series against Sewanee for the Birmingham-Southern softball team. The convincing wins, 20-2 and 14-0, at Tiger Field improved the Panthers' conference win total to a Southern Athletic Association-best 14 wins to only two losses. Overall, BSC is 17-13. Sewanee drops to 3-19 on the season and 0-14 in the SAA.
Softball drops twin bill to No. 18 EmoryBIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Losing both by the score of 2-1, the Birmingham-Southern softball team dropped a pair of games to No. 18 Emory, Thursday evening at BSC Softball Park.
Georgia Gwinnett College sweeps PanthersLAWRENCEVILLE, Ga.—The Birmingham-Southern softball team dropped a pair of games today to Georgia Gwinnett College, losing 3-2 and 2-0 at Grizzly Softball Complex in Lawrenceville, Ga.
Fronk named SAA Softball Pitcher of the WeekBIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Junior Bethany Fronk has been named the Southern Athletic Association Softball Pitcher of the Week for games played March 17-23, the league office announced today.
Softball sweeps Centre with two Sunday winsBIRMINGHAM, Ala.—The Birmingham-Southern softball team completed a four-game conference sweep of Centre College with two Sunday victories, winning 6-3 and 8-0 at BSC Softball Park.
Softball takes Millsaps series with two Monday victoriesJACKSON, Miss.—A pair of wins over Millsaps College, 7-2 and 7-4, Monday afternoon at Millsaps Softball Complex in Jackson, Miss., propelled Birmingham-Southern to its second-straight conference series win to open the Southern Athletic Association schedule.
Softball splits with Millsaps to open seriesJACKSON, Miss.—After winning 11-3 in five innings in game one, the Birmingham-Southern softball team dropped a close game two, 5-4, Saturday afternoon to open the Southern Athletic Association series against Millsaps in Jackson, Miss.
Softball splits with Rhodes to win opening SAA seriesBIRMINGHAM, Ala.—The Birmingham-Southern softball team split at home today with Rhodes to win the Southern Athletic Association series against the Lynx, three games to one. BSC won the first game today 5-2, but lost the nightcap 8-7 after Rhodes scored three in the top of the seventh inning.
Softball drops twin bill to Piedmont, 7-3, 5-4DEMOREST, Ga.—The Birmingham-Southern softball team opened the season on the road Sunday and dropped two games to Piedmont, losing 7-3 and 5-4 at Walker Athletic Complex in Demorest, Ga.