MU Softball

Hudson's throw, Marston's tag lead Missouri to 1-0 win over Hofstra

Missouri's Chelsea Thomas finished off Hofstra in the seventh. The Tigers escaped from a game where they were outhit eight to one, played badly at times and needed some luck to win.

Hofstra's ace looking to upend Missouri softball's Chelsea Thomas

Missouri's Chelsea Thomas and Hofstra’s Olivia Galati, who face each other Saturday in the NCAA Columbia Regional at University Field, have a combined 22 career no-hitters and eight perfect games.

Hudson pitches Missouri softball past Stony Brook in NCAA Regional opener

With her teammates struggling at the plate, senior Nicole Hudson stepped up in Chelsea Thomas's absence to lead the Tigers past Stony Brook 3-0 in Friday's NCAA regional opener.

Chelsea Thomas battles arm injury as Missouri softball enters postseason

Doctors think Thomas is suffering from exertional compartment syndrome, a condition that causes her hand to go numb after arm muscle exertion.

Missouri softball remains in Top 10 in national polls

Heading into the NCAA softball tournament as a No. 6 seed, Missouri is ranked No. 8 and No. 6 in the national rankings.

MU to build new softball stadium

Associate Athletics Director Tim Hickman says the school had previously planned a $4.5 million renovation but now envisions a new ballpark costing between $12 million and $15 million.

Missouri will host NCAA Regionals and possibly Super Regionals

Missouri was selected as the No. 6 overall seed in the NCAA Softball Tournament, meaning Columbia will be a host site for the regionals beginning Friday through May 19 and, if Missouri advances, a host site for the super regionals the following weekend.

THE WEEK IN MISSOURI SPORTS: Missouri baseball loses to Alabama, Missouri softball loses to Florida

This week in Missouri sports, the Missouri baseball and softball teams had different experiences at weekend series. The baseball team lost in a three-game series against Alabama. The Missouri softball team won against Arkansas, advancing the team to the semifinals, only to lose against Florida 10-4.

Missouri softball team loses to Florida in SEC tournament championship

After pitching seven innings earlier in the day to beat Tennessee, Missouri ace pitcher Chelsea Thomas could only muster two innings against No. 1 seed Florida, which won 10-4.

Thomas throws strong game as Missouri softball advances to school's first SEC championship game

Missouri beat Tennessee 3-0 in the SEC tournament semifinals Saturday to advance to a 7 p.m. title game against Florida set fro 7 p.m. CST Saturday on ESPN.

Missouri softball run-rules Arkansas in SEC quarterfinals

Led by a home run by Kelsea Roth, Missouri beat Arkansas 8-0 in five innings to advance to the semifinals of the Southeastern Conference tournament.

Brianna Corwin helps Missouri softball team from the bench

Brianna Corwin has been coach Ehren Earleywine's go-to pinch runner for all three of her seasons at Missouri, but Corwin has made other contributions to the team, too.

Missouri softball team prepares for its first SEC tournament

Missouri went 15-8 in Southeastern Conference games in its first season in the conference. The Tigers also beat Florida in a nonconference game in the Mary Nutter Classic in February.

Missouri softball players earn SEC Pitcher, Scholar-Athlete honors

The Tigers' Chelsea Thomas earned the conference pitching honor for the third time in her career, this time in the Southeastern Conference after winning Big 12 Pitcher of the Year twice.

Missouri softball back in Top 10 in national rankings

Heading into the SEC tournament, Missouri is now ranked in the Top 10 in both national rankings.

THE WEEK IN PHOTOS: Softball, baseball games reign at end of seasons

The best photographs by Missourian photographers in the past week include Hickman Prom and softball and baseball games.

THE WEEK IN MISSOURI SPORTS: Missouri baseball struggles, softball snags last regular season win

This week in Missouri sports, the Missouri baseball team ended its nonconference  season with an upset loss to Southeast Missouri state and was swept in a weekend series with Texas A&M. Missouri softball team won two games against No. 2 Tennessee.

Missouri softball's Chelsea Thomas pitches no-hitter against Tennessee

Tigers' senior ace Chelsea Thomas allowed three base runners on walks, but no Tennessee batter reached base on a hit. Thomas now has 14 no-hitters, including four perfect games, in her five years at Missouri.

Missouri pitching coach Pete D'Amour quietly leads staff to success

In Pete D'Amour's seven seasons as Missouri softball's pitching coach, he has quietly led the team to pitching success, but he would never admit he deserves any credit.

Missouri sweeps Western Illinois in doubleheader

Missouri scored 22 runs on 31 hits in a doubleheader Wednesday against Western Illinois. Missouri won the first game 10-5 and the second game 12-4.