2017 Softball News

  • Megan Warren Nominated by HCAC for NCAA Woman of the Year
    August 11, 2017
    INDIANAPOLIS, IND. -- Recent Defiance College graduate Megan Warren has been recognized as the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference's nominee for the 2017 NCAA Woman of the Year Award for her success on the field, as well as in the classroom and in the community.
  • Defiance Has 48 Student-Athletes Selected Chi Alpha Sigma
    July 13, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College Athletic Department announced its group of student-athletes to the Chi Alpha Sigma Honor Society.
  • DC Has 28 Spring Student-Athletes Named Academic All-HCAC
    May 24, 2017
    GREENWOOD, IND. – The Defiance College spring athletic teams had 28 student-athletes named to the Tom Bohlsen All-Academic Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference list.
  • Warren Tabbed NFCA All-Region
    May 16, 2017
    LOUISVILLE, KY. -- Defiance College senior softball player Megan Warren (Mason) has been named third-team All-Central Region by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA).
  • Gostomsky-Holava Highlight DC All-HCAC Softball Selections
    May 10, 2017
    GREENWOOD, IND. -- Several members of the Defiance College softball team were recognized for a successful season by being selected to the 2017 All-Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Teams, highlighted by Brooke Gostomsky (Covington) being named "Freshman of the Year" and Head Coach Jodie Holava tabbed as "Coach of the Year."
  • Softball Season Comes to an End with Loss to Franklin
    May 07, 2017
    ANDERSON, IND. -- The Defiance College softball season came to a close with a 5-2 loss to Franklin (Ind.) College in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Tournament in Anderson, Ind.
  • Defiance Keeps Hopes Alive with Victory Against Anderson
    May 06, 2017
    ANDERSON, IND. -- The Defiance College softball team kept their season alive by knocking top-seeded Anderson (Ind.) University out of the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference tournament with an 8-6 victory in an elimination contest at Raven Field in Anderson, Ind.
  • Yellow Jackets Fall in HCAC Tourney Opener
    May 05, 2017
    ANDERSON, IND. -- The Defiance College softball team struggled in the opener of the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference tournament, suffering a 10-2 defeat against Transylvania (Ky.) University in Anderson, Ind.
  • Softball Ends Regular Season with Pair of Wins
    April 28, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College softball team wrapped up regular season play by sweeping a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader from Hanover (Ind.) College, 1-0 and 7-3, on senior day at Sal Hench Field.
  • Yellow Jackets Stumble Against Anderson
    April 26, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College softball team suffered a pair of losses in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference play on Wednesday, falling to Anderson (Ind.) University, 1-0 and 9-0.
  • Gostomsky and Miday Garner HCAC Player of the Week Honors
    April 24, 2017
    GREENWOOD, IND. -- Defiance College freshman softball player Brooke Gostomsky (Covington) and junior men's golfer Alex Miday (Canton/St. Thomas) have been named Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Players of the Week in their respective sports.
  • Defiance SB Pushes Win Streak to Seven With HCAC Sweep
    April 23, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College softball team exceeded the 20-win plateau and pushed their winning streak to seven games as they swept Franklin (Ind.) College, 11-4 and 8-2, in a set of key Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference contests on Sunday.
  • DC Softball Sweeps Fightin' Engineers
    April 22, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College softball team earned a pair of key Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference victories against Rose-Hulman (Ind.) Institute of Technology at Sal Hench Field on Saturday.
  • Yellow Jackets Win Pair of Extra Inning Contests
    April 18, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College softball team needed extra innings in both games, but were able to finish with a pair of victories over the Calvin College Knights in non-conference action at Sal Hench Field.
  • Warren Awarded Women's Enrichment Scholarship
    April 17, 2017
    INDIANAPOLIS, IND. -- Defiance College senior softball player Megan Warren (Mason) has been awarded the NCAA Women's Enrichment Scholarship from the NCAA Committee on Women's Athletics.
  • DC SB Splits Doubleheader At Adrian
    April 17, 2017
    ADRIAN, MICH. -- The Defiance College softball team lost the opener to Adrian (Mich.) College, 2-1, before grabbing a 9-4 victory in the nightcap against the Bulldogs in a non-conference matchup in Adrian, Mich.
  • DC Softball Splits with Pioneers
    April 15, 2017
    WILMORE, KY. -- The Defiance College softball team remained above the .500 mark in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference play, as they defeated Transylvania (Ky.) University in game one, 3-1, but fell in game two, 4-3 at Kirkland Complex in Wilmore, Ky.
  • Yellow Jackets Earn HCAC Sweep
    April 12, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College softball team improved to 3-2 in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference play with a pair of victories against Manchester (Ind.) University at Sal Hench Field.
  • Defiance Softball Splits on Marathon Day at MSJ
    April 08, 2017
    CINCINNATI, OHIO -- The Defiance College softball team earned a 6-2 opening game victory, before dropping a lengthy nightcap, 7-6, in 12 innings to Mount St. Joseph University in a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference matchup in Cincinnati.
  • DC Loses Pitchers' Duel to Bluffton
    April 05, 2017
    BLUFFTON, OHIO -- The Defiance College softball team lost their Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference opener to Bluffton University, 2-0, in the opening game of a scheduled doubleheader in Bluffton.
  • Inside the Hive: Kaity Kuhn
    April 03, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - Inside the Hive's Marisa Guyton sits down with junior Kaity Kuhn of the Defiance softball team.
  • DC Earns Non-Conference Split Against Oberlin
    April 02, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College softball team split a doubleheader with Oberlin College as they fell, 4-3, in the opener but went on to defeat the Yeowomen, 1-0, in the nightcap.
  • Softball Earns Pair of Road Wins
    March 29, 2017
    ALBION, MICH. -- The Defiance College softball team hit the road to Albion, Mich. and return home with a pair of victories against Albion (Mich.) College. DC won game one, 10-0, in six innings, and finished the day with a, 6-2, victory in game two.
  • Softball Drops Two at Denison
    March 25, 2017
    GRANVILLE, OHIO -- The Defiance College softball team was defeated by Denison University in both games of a non-conference doubleheader, 4-2 and 9-4, in Granville, Ohio.
  • Defiance Sweeps Olivet (Mich.) in Home Opener
    March 24, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College softball team earned a pair of victories against Olivet (Mich.) College in their home opener at Sal Hench Field. The Yellow Jackets won the first game, 4-3, while bringing home a 6-0 victory in the nightcap.
  • Softball Splits With Heidelberg
    March 19, 2017
    TIFFIN, OHIO -- The Defiance College softball team earned a split against non-conference opponent Heidelberg University falling to the Student Princes, 4-2, in game one, but winning the nightcap, 7-3.
  • Defiance Softball Ends Florida Trip with Split
    March 10, 2017
    KISSIMMEE, FLA. -- The Defiance College softball team lost their opener, 4-1, to Cornell (Iowa) College, but finished the Rebel Spring Games with a 3-2 victory against St. Joseph's (N.Y.) College in Kissimmee Fla.
  • DC Sweeps the Day in Florida
    March 09, 2017
    KISSIMMEE, FLA. -- The Defiance College softball team returned to form with a pair of victories in the Rebel Spring Games in Kissimmee, Fla.
  • DC Falls to Kean and Rhodes
    March 07, 2017
    KISSIMMEE, FLA. -- The Defiance College softball team struggled from the plate as they lost a pair of 4-0 contests against Kean (N.J.) University and Rhodes (Tenn.) College at the Rebel Spring Games in Kissimmee, Fla.
  • Yellow Jacket Softball Drops Two
    March 06, 2017
    KISSIMMEE, FLA. -- The Defiance College softball teams continued action in the Rebel Spring Games with a pair of losses.
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