2015 Softball News

  • DC Has 31 Athletes Named to Chi Alpha Sigma Honor Society
    June 17, 2015
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College Athletic Department announced its inaugural group of student-athletes to the Chi Alpha Sigma Honor Society.
  • 14 Spring Student-Athletes Named Academic All-HCAC
    May 19, 2015
    GREENWOOD, IND. – The Defiance College spring athletic teams had 14 student-athletes named to the Tom Bohlsen All-Academic Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference list.
  • Softball Has Three Players Recognized by HCAC
    May 06, 2015
    GREENWOOD, IND. -- Three members of the Defiance College softball team have been named to the 2015 All-Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Teams for their efforts this season.
  • Defiance Softball Ends Season With Sweep
    April 28, 2015
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College softball team ended the 2015 season with a pair of victories against non-conference foe Oberlin College, 4-1 and 9-1 in six innings, at Sal Hench Field.
  • Yellow Jackets Lose Doubleheader Against Franklin (Ind.)
    April 26, 2015
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College softball team lost both games of a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader against Franklin (Ind.) College, 7-1 and 9-2, on senior day at Sal Hench Field.
  • Softball Swept by Mount St. Joseph
    April 18, 2015
    CINCINNATI, OHIO -- The Defiance College softball team lost both games of a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader against Mount St. Joseph University, 3-1 and 8-1, in Cincinnati.
  • Defiance Softball Drops Doubleheader to Manchester (Ind.)
    April 15, 2015
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- Freshman pitcher Sarah Kaya (Lorain/Clearview) tallied nine strikeouts in game one, but the Defiance College softball team lost a doubleheader against Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference opponent Manchester (Ind.) University, 5-3 in nine innings and 10-2 in five innings, at Sal Hench Field.
  • Softball Takes Both Games of Doubleheader Against KZOO
    April 12, 2015
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- Freshman Kaity Kuhn (Celina) went a combined five-of-six at the plate with two runs scored and a RBI to help lead the Defiance College softball team to a pair of victories against Kalamazoo (Mich.) College, 5-3 and 6-4, in a non-conference twinbill at Sal Hench Field.
  • Softball Swept by Anderson (Ind.)
    April 11, 2015
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College softball team played a pair of closely contested games, but could not come out on top on the scoreboard against Anderson (Ind.) University losing both games, 6-1 and 2-1, of a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader at Sal Hench Field.
  • Jackets Drop Doubleheader Against Bluffton
    April 06, 2015
    BLUFFTON, OHIO -- The Defiance College softball team lost both games of a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader against Bluffton University, 7-0 and 10-2 in five innings, in Bluffton.
  • DC Softball Splits Doubleheader Against Hanover (Ind.)
    April 04, 2015
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College softball team needed extra innings in both games of a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference twinbill and came away with a split against Hanover (Ind.) College, dropping the first game, 1-0 in eight innings, but winning the second, 5-4 also in eight innings.
  • Softball Loses Doubleheader Against Saint Mary's (Ind.)
    April 01, 2015
    NOTRE DAME, IND. -- The Defiance College softball team lost a pair of non-conference games against Saint (Ind.) Mary's College, 8-5 and 5-2 in Notre Dame, Ind.
  • Inside The Hive - Megan Warren
    March 31, 2015
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - Inside the Hive's Alicia Kalik talks with women's softball player Megan Warren.
  • Softball Suffers Two Heartbreaking Losses to Rose-Hulman
    March 28, 2015
    TERRE HAUTE, IND. -- The Defiance College softball team suffered a pair of heartbreaking losses against Rose-Hulman (Ind.) Institute of Technology, 3-2 and 4-3, in a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader in Terre Haute, Ind.
  • Yellow Jackets Drop Two to Transy
    March 21, 2015
    LEXINGTON, KY. – The Yellow Jacket softball team dropped two games to Transylvania (Ky.) University, 2-0 and 4-2, in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference play in Lexington, Ky.
  • Softball Earns Split Against Heidelberg
    March 19, 2015
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College softball team rallied in the bottom of the seventh inning of game two and won in extras to beat Heidelberg University and come away with a two-game split in non-conference action at Sal Hench Field in the home opener.
  • Softball Ends Florida Trip With Pair of Losses
    March 13, 2015
    WINTER HAVEN, FLA. -- The Defiance College softball team suffered a pair of losses against Marietta College and SUNY-Farmingdale in its final two games of its annual trip south and the Rebel Spring Games in Winter Haven, Fla.
  • Jackets Fall to Illinois College and Shuts Out Hiram
    March 12, 2015
    WINTER HAVEN, FLA. -- The Defiance College softball team rallied from a 4-1 loss to Illinois College in its first game of the day to shut out Hiram College, 7-0, in game two in a pair of non-conference matchups at the Rebel Spring Games in Winter Haven, Fla.
  • Defiance Softball Falls Short of Coe (Iowa) and Westminster (Pa.)
    March 11, 2015
    WINTER HAVEN, FLA. -- The Defiance College softball team fell short in a pair of games losing to Coe (Iowa College, 5-0, and Westminster (Pa.) College, 2-0, in non-conference action at the Rebel Spring Games in Winter Haven, Fla.
  • Jackets Split Two More Games in Florida
    March 09, 2015
    WINTER HAVEN, FLA. -- In a repeat of yesterday, the Defiance College softball team split its games losing to Husson (Maine) University in the first game, 2-1, but beating Muskingum University in thrilling walk-off fashion, 3-2, at the Rebel Spring Games in Winter Haven, Fla.
  • Softball Splits Games in Season Opener in Florida
    March 08, 2015
    WINTER HAVEN, FLA. -- The Defiance College softball team began the 2015 season with a two-game split on its first day competing in the Rebel Spring Games in Winter Haven, Fla.
  • 2015 Softball Preview
    February 25, 2015
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The 2014 season was a year of growth for the Defiance College softball team and the Yellow Jackets will look to transform the experiences gained from a year ago into a possible run at a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Tournament Championship.
  • DC picked to finish eighth in HCAC
    January 28, 2015
    GREENWOOD, Ind. – Nine Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference schools participate in women’s softball and the HCAC Head Coaches have selected Defiance College to finish eighth of the nine.
  • Ten Yellow Jackets honored by NFCA
    June 24, 2014
    DEFIANCE, Ohio – The 2013-14 National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-America Scholar-Athlete Award winners were recently announced and DC Softball was well represented on the list.