Softball

Knights name new head softball coach

Knights name new head softball coach

The Wartburg Knights softball team is welcoming a new face to their coaching staff. That new face is Jamie Mueller as head coach. Mueller’s former coaching position was at Depauw University in Greencastle, Ind. She has been an assistant coach for the past three years. Also at DePauw, Mueller was one […]

by · July 8, 2015 · 0 comments · News, Softball, Sports
Softball improves record and plays ‘fundamental softball’

Softball improves record and plays ‘fundamental softball’

Over the last five years under Coach LeighAnne LaFave, the Wartburg Softball team has improved from 6-34 to 22-17. “Our depth in all positions created competitiveness; competitiveness forced everyone to work harder and that elevated everyone’s game,” Lafave said. Another one of Lafave’s accomplishments from this season was getting her […]

by · May 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Softball, Sports
Softball sweeps home opener against Auggies

Softball sweeps home opener against Auggies

The Wartburg softball team had a long two days, shutting out Augsburg in their home opener Friday, and then having their 13-game winning streak snapped by losing their first game of a doubleheader against Wis.-Stout, Saturday. Wartburg hit their first game Friday against Augsburg with an 11-game winning streak, not […]

by · March 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Softball, Sports
Softball wins six over weekend

Softball wins six over weekend

The Wartburg softball team had a successful weekend, sweeping Webster on Saturday and then Blackburn on Sunday. In the first game, Wartburg scored four in the first inning after an RBI triple from Taylor Smola. Smola was then batted in from a groundout by Kirby Meyer. The Knights put up […]

by · March 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Softball, Sports
Wartburg moves winning streak to five

Wartburg moves winning streak to five

Wartburg’s softball team is leaving the sunshine in Florida behind on a high note. The Knights picked up two wins Saturday to increase their winning streak to five and move above .500 (7-5) for the first time this season. Late-inning heroics were the story in a second straight game, this time […]

by · March 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Softball, Sports
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