MU Softball

PHOTO GALLERY: Images from MU softball's season

The No. 5 Missouri softball team opens the 2011 Women's College World Series against No. 4 Florida at 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

UPDATE: Missouri softball advances to College World Series

Missouri softball coach Ehren Earleywine ended up watching his team's victory on television, after his first-inning ejection.

Missouri softball advances to Women's College World Series

A 6-3 win over Washington earned Missouri a spot in the Women's College World Series.

Missouri softball team one win away from Women's College World Series

The Tigers won Saturday night's game against Washington Huskies with a final score of 4-0.

'Zou Bus' rolls into NCAA softball Super Regionals

Tim Muller, father of Missouri softball player Lindsey Muller, has created the ultimate fan cave on wheels. Parents, family members and friends of Missouri softball players tailgate together outside the bus before every game.

Missouri softball seniors see no end in sight

The No. 5 Missouri Tigers take on No. 12 Washington in a best-of-three series this weekend in Columbia. The series begins at 8 p.m. Saturday. If the Tigers win two, they will advance to the College World Series for the third year in a row.

Thomas evolves into complete pitcher for Missouri softball team

After revamping her mechanics and adding two pitches, Chelsea Thomas became what she is today — a finalist for Player of the Year on the brink of leading Missouri to the Women's College World Series.

Earleywine, Missouri softball on the brink of unprecedented success

For the third time in as many years, the Missouri softball team is on the brink of unprecedented greatness, facing the Washington Huskies at home in the NCAA Super Regional on Saturday. With four straight conference championships and back-to-back Women's World Series appearances, the Tigers have already surpassed the success of most other Missouri teams.

Missouri softball's Thomas makes final cut for Player of the Year honors

Sophomore pitcher Chelsea Thomas is one of three finalists for the 2011 USA Softball National Collegiate Player of the Year award. She is joined by Katelyn Boyd of Arizona State and Ashley Hansen of Stanford.

Missouri softball's Super Regional times set

All games will be televised on ESPN2.

Missouri softball team advances to NCAA super regional

The No. 4 Missouri softball team won consecutive games against DePaul on Sunday to advance to the NCAA super regional round next weekend. A day after losing to DePaul 2-1 in 11 innings, the Missouri offense scored seven runs in the first game and eight runs in the second game to easily beat the Blue Demons.

After upset, Missouri softball team stays alive in NCAA regional play

The Missouri softball team came into NCAA regional play as a heavy-favorite against the three visiting teams. The Tigers looked vulnerable in a 2-1 loss to DePaul, but managed to stay alive in the competition with two wins over Illinois State. Missouri needs back-to-back wins against DePaul on Sunday to advance to super regional play.

NCAA softball regional postponed because of rain

The opening day of the NCAA softball tournament has been postponed because of rain. Action will start at 10 a.m. Saturday, barring further delay.

NCAA softball schedule likely to change

The NCAA games committee is anticipating scheduling changes for this weekend’s softball regional tournament due to rain in the forecast.


Missouri softball team set to open NCAA regionals

The No. 5 Missouri softball team opens postseason play at 6:30 p.m. Friday against Illinois State. With two shutouts against the Redbirds already this season, the Tigers are confident but also wary of losing their focus.

Missouri softball players earn All-Midwest honors

Four Missouri softball players have earned Division I All-Midwest Region honors from the National Fastpitch Coaches Association.

Missouri's Marston excels in both softball and baseball

Missouri shortstop Jenna Marston has been one of the most consistent players for the Tigers softball team in her two years at MU. But Marston grew up a baseball player and has seen lots of success on the baseball field, too.

Missouri softball team well represented on All-Big 12 team

After winning the Big 12 Conference championship this weekend, the Missouri softball team was honored Tuesday with three major conference awards and six All-Big 12 selections.

Missouri hosts NCAA regional softball tournament this weekend

No. 5 seed Missouri will host players from Indiana, Illinois State and DePaul on Friday, Saturday and Sunday at University Field.

Missouri softball team sweeps Big 12 weekly awards

For the second time this season, the Missouri softball team has swept the Big 12 Conference Player and Pitcher of the Week awards.