‘Softball’ Category

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Softball’s Nosan, Bicek Named To NFCA Midwest All-Region Team

Louisville, Ky. – The National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) honored a pair of Gustavus softball players when it announced its All-Region Teams last week.  Junior shortstop Shelby Nosan (Baudette, Minn.) and sophomore third baseman Kaitlyn Bicek (Northfield, Minn.) each earned a spot on the Midwest All-Region Third Team as at-large selections following a season that […]


Five Gusties Honored In MIAC Softball Postseason Awards

St. Paul – Five Gustavus softball players were honored in the 2014 MIAC softball postseason awards, which were announced last week.  All five players were awarded All-Conference honors and first-year pitcher Hannah Heacox (Stillwater, Minn.) was also named the MIAC Rookie-of-the-Year. Juniors Shelby Nosan (Baudette, Minn.) and Carly Klass (Richfield, Minn.), and sophomores Kaitlyn Bicek (Northfield, Minn.) […]


Nosan, Heacox Named To MIAC Softball Playoffs All-Tournament Team

Photos courtesy of Matt Higgins – MIAC Assistant Executive Director St. Paul – The Gustavus softball team ended its 2014 season on Saturday afternoon in the consolation final of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) Playoffs.  On Monday, the conference recognized a pair of individuals for their play during the tournament.  Junior shortstop Shelby Nosan […]


Softball Finishes Season With 7-5 Loss To Bethel In MIAC Playoffs

Shelby Nosan went 3 for 4 with four RBI in Saturday's loss to Bethel (Photo courtesy of Matt Higgins – MIAC Assistant Executive Director) St. Paul, Minn. – The Gustavus softball team saw its 2014 season come to an end with a 7-5 loss to Bethel in the MIAC Playoffs on Saturday afternoon at Macalester College.  […]


Softball Defeats Saint Benedict, Falls To St. Thomas On Opening Day Of MIAC Playoffs

Hannah Heacox pitched a no hitter in Friday's opening game to help the Gusties advance in the MIAC Playoffs (Photo courtesy of Matt Higgins – MIAC Assistant Executive Director) Minneapolis – The Gustavus softball team went 1-1 on the opening day of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) Playoffs on Friday at Augsburg and Macalester […]


Softball Set To Open MIAC Playoffs Against Saint Benedict Friday

St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus softball team is set to take on the College of Saint Benedict in the opening round of the 2014 Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) Softball Playoffs on Friday, May 2nd at Augsburg College in Minneapolis.  The Gusties enter the four-team double elimination playoff as the second seed after finishing […]


Softball’s Heacox Adds NFCA National Pitcher-Of-The-Week To Weekly Honors

Louisville, Ky. – After taking home Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) Softball Pitcher-of-the-Week honors earlier this week, rookie hurler Hannah Heacox (Stillwater, Minn.) has added to her weekly resume.  Heacox was named the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Division III National Pitcher-of-the-Week on Wednesday after helping the Gusties to a 7-1 record last week and […]


Rookie Hannah Heacox Earns MIAC Softball Pitcher-Of-The-Week Honors

Release Courtesy of Matt Higgins – MIAC Assistant Executive Director The Gustavus softball team had an outstanding week and locked up the No. 2 seed in the MIAC Softball Playoffs, with a rookie performing beyond her years on the mound throughout the crucial stretch of the schedule. First-year pitcher Hannah Heacox (Stillwater, Minn.) didn’t allow […]


Softball Keeps Rolling, Sweeps Hamline 2-0, 7-1

St. Paul, Minn. – The Gustavus softball team won its fourth consecutive game and ninth in the last 10 on Saturday afternoon when it swept Hamline University in a Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) doubleheader.  The Gusties shut out the Pipers 2-0 in game one before capturing a 7-1 win in game two.  With the […]


Offensive Explosion Pushes Softball To Sweep Over Concordia

Kailey Morgan hit three home runs in Saturday's doubleheader. (Photo courtesy of Jim Cella - Concordia Sports Information) Fargo, N.D. – The Gustavus softball team exploded to score a 31 runs in a pair of Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) games against Concordia College on Friday afternoon at Shanley High School in Fargo, N.D. The […]