The Tigers beat the Gators 5-3 in Game 1 of the series Friday in Gainesville, Fla., bringing their record to 37-12 overall and 13-6 in the Southeastern Conference.
After a slow start, the junior's two RBIs helped the Tigers to a 5-0 win over Missouri State, giving the team a boost before this weekend's series against No. 3 Florida.
Returning after injuring her left MCL, sophomore Emily Crane struggled at the plate — until her two-RBI single that helped Missouri get the series sweep.
The freshman hit a walk-off homer to give the Tigers a 5-3 win in Game 1. Her solo homer in the fifth inning of Game 2 helped secure a 2-0 victory for Missouri.
The freshman pitcher has a 14-5 record and a 1.86 ERA.
The Tigers lost Game 1, 3-1, and Game 2, 13-9, on Wednesday in Iowa City, Iowa.
The Missouri softball team treats the game like a job, which has proved successful in the past week.
The award is Schkade's first weekly conference honor and the first SEC Freshman of the Week award for Missouri coach Ehren Earleywine's program.
Missouri beat Auburn 7-6 in Game 3 of the series Sunday to complete its first conference series sweep of the season.
Missouri beat Auburn 8-7 in Game 2 of the series Saturday, clinching its third straight Southeastern Conference series.
Missouri beat Auburn 4-2 in the first game of the series Friday in Auburn, Ala. The teams will play Game 2 of the series at noon Saturday.
Taylor Gadbois' mother, Dana Austin, was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia during Gadbois' sophomore year of high school. Gadbois, meanwhile has recorded a program-best 29-game hitting streak and leads the team with 30 stolen bases.
The freshman pitcher earned her first Southeastern Conference Pitcher of the Week honor Monday after her performance against Mississippi State last weekend.
The Tigers fell to Mississippi State 9-3 in the first game of the doubleheader and won 8-1 in the second to take the series.
Missouri softball won the first game of the series 6-0 against Mississippi State. The teams are scheduled to continue the series tomorrow at 3 p.m.
The Tigers lost Game 3 of the series 6-2 on Sunday after defeating the Bulldogs in Games 1 and 2 on Friday and Saturday.
The No. 16 Tigers earned their first Saturday win in conference play, defeating the No. 13 Bulldogs 6-3 in Game 2 of the series.
Missouri freshman pitcher Tori Finucane pitched six innings without allowing a run for her first time out at University Field in the No. 16 Tigers' 7-2 win over No. 9 Kentucky.
Named after the iconic baseball player and manager Casey Stengel, the Missouri freshman has been proving her parents right through her accomplishments and attitude.
After rain forced the Tigers to leave their series with the Aggies at a 1-1 tie last season, Missouri hopes to take the series to start SEC play this season.