MU Softball

Senior lifts Missouri softball team to victory

Missouri's Gina Schneider hit a go-ahead three-run home run in the third inning to propel the Tigers to a 5-2 victory against Texas Tech on Sunday at University Field.

Taylor leads Missouri softball team to victory

Missouri junior Rhea Taylor went 3-for-3 with a triple, stolen base and three runs scored in the Tigers' 3-1 victory against Texas Tech on Saturday at University Field.

Missouri softball team rolls at Southern Illinois

The Tigers had 11 hits, including home runs from junior Megan Christopher and freshman Nicole Hudson, in a 9-2 victory over Southern Illinois on Wednesday in Carbondale, Ill.

Missouri softball team sweeps doubleheader at SIUE

The Missouri softball team scored a total of 16 runs and gathered 23 hits against Southern Illinois-Edwardsville to sweep an afternoon doubleheader 11-1 in five innings in Game 1 and 6-0 in Game 2.

Texas sweeps Missouri softball team

The Tigers are watching their Big 12 Conference championship hopes slip away.

Missouri softball team loses in Texas

The Missouri softball team lost 5-2 to No. 16 Texas on Saturday in Austin, Texas.

Taylor's antics draw laughs from Missouri softball team

While junior Rhea Taylor has lightened the mood for the Missouri softball team, her play on the field is no joke.

Freshman sparks MU softball team's doubleheader sweep

Freshman shortstop Jenna Marston hit a three-run home run in the seventh inning to give the Missouri softball team a 5-4 victory in Game 1 of a doubleheader sweep of Kansas on Wednesday at University Field.

Missouri softball team drops doubleheader

The Missouri softball team managed just three hits in 11 innings while dropping a doubleheader to No. 15 Oklahoma State on Saturday at University Field. It marked the first time the Tigers lost back-to-back games this season.

Missouri softball game suspended until Saturday

Missouri softball pitchers shine in ace's absence

The Missouri softball team has made many changes to its pitching rotation because of the loss of ace Chelsea Thomas, but a group effort gave the Tigers a pair of shutout wins Wednesday in a doubleheader against Saint Louis.

Oklahoma holds Missouri softball scoreless

The Tigers' four-game winning streak is snapped.

Tigers win, but Missouri ace suffers stress fracture

No. 3-ranked Missouri softball stopped Oklahoma 11-5 Saturday without ace Chelsea Thomas, who missed Saturday's game with a stress fracture in her right wrist.

Missouri softball team set for Big 12 play

Entering Big 12 Conference play Saturday, Missouri softball coach Ehren Earleywine said he thinks this season's team has a better chance than last year's team at winning the conference's regular season title.

Missouri softball player goes from farm to field

It's not surprising that Abby Vock's teammates voted the junior infielder the Missouri softball team's Hardest Worker after the 2009 season. She has been developing her work ethic since age 8 when she took on her first chores as a member of a hard-working farm family.

Taylor ties stolen base record in Missouri softball team's victory

Missouri junior Rhea Taylor went 1-for-4 and scored a run for the Tigers on Sunday in a 5-1 victory over Northwestern. Her base running performance tied the school record for stolen bases in a career at 110.

Missouri softball sweeps despite indoor woes

Instead of playing at University Field on Saturday, the Missouri softball team played in Devine Pavillion, an indoor facility the team normally uses for practice during the winter. Snowy weather caused the change and rearranged the playing schedule for the Demarini Invitational.

Missouri softball winning streak ends

The Tigers' 17-game winning streak was shattered in a 2-1 loss against Ball State on Friday.

Missouri softball pitching continues to dominate

In Wednesday's doubleheader against Wichita State at University Field, Missouri only gave up one run in two games and only allowed five hits in a 8-0 six-inning victory in Game 1 and a 6-1 victory in Game 2.

Lee breaks hitting slump in Missouri softball victories

The Missouri softball team won 3-1 against Illinois State and 9-1 against Bradley on Sunday in the Children's Hospital Invitational at University Field.