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Softball defense improves in last 4 contests after rough start in opening tournaments

After struggling through a stretch of defensive difficulties en route to seven losses in 10 games during the Santa Clara Bronco Invitational and the Under Armour Showcase, the Boston University softball team picked up the pace in its last two tournaments, winning six of nine games. While the Terriers (14-11) have improved offensively, outscoring opponents […]

Softball takes 3 out of 4 at Yale Invitational

The Boston University softball team had a successful weekend at the Yale Invitational, going 3-1 in its final tournament of the regular season. “I think we took a big step forward this weekend,” said BU coach Kathryn Gleason. “We took the momentum we had from Spring Break and brought it into the weekend.  We were […]

Softball offense thrives early in season

The opening of the Boston University softball team’s 2014 season has been nothing but inconsistent. While the Terriers (11-10, 1-0 Patriot League) brought back a winning record with them after their trip to Florida over break, the team seems to have not yet hit its stride. BU’s bats have certainly been working for the team […]

Mask sets Patriot League stolen-base mark in Under Armour Showcase

The Boston University softball team brought its record .500 as the Terriers went a combined 7-5 in the Under Armour Showcase and the Michele Smith Spring Break Tournament. The week and two competitions were full of accomplishments for the Terriers (11-10). Freshman pitcher Makinna Akers tossed her first complete-game victory that included five strikeouts. Senior […]

Softball to compete in Under Armour Showcase

The Boston University softball team will be looking to rebound from a disappointing showing in California when the team arrives in Clearwater, Fla., for the Under Armour Showcase. Seattle University and the University of California-Davis both defeated the Terriers (4-5) twice in the Santa Clara Invitational. During the five games, BU’s opponents averaged seven runs […]