Category Archive: Softball

Softball series preview: Northwestern vs Ohio State

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By Erik Bremer (@Erik_Bremer) The Northwestern Wildcats (22-18, 10-6 B1G) welcome the Ohio State Buckeyes (25-19, 8-9 B1G) to Sharon J. Drysdale Field for a three-game set this weekend as they look to… Continue reading

Softball Series Preview: Northwestern At Nebraska

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Northwestern softball, winners of 17 of their previous 19 games, entered its weekend series against No. 15 Minnesota looking to extend its undefeated conference streak. Instead, the Wildcats left the Twin Cities with… Continue reading

Covering the Bases: April 14

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It was a rough road weekend for Wildcat Softball and Baseball. Minnesota swept the softball team, while Michigan State took two of three from NU baseball. Rain or shine, Michael Stern covers the bases.

Softball Series Preview: Northwestern at Minnesota

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By Nick Scoliard (@NickScols) The Wildcats have gone on an impressive run, sweeping their past two series, both against Big Ten opponents, and stand undefeated in the Big Ten. However, they have their… Continue reading

Softball Game Preview: Northwestern vs. UIC

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Coming off a three-game sweep of the Purdue Boilermakers, the Wildcats host the University of Illinois-Chicago Flames in a midweek matchup of Chicago-area teams. The Flames begin the week at 13-14, 4-2 in… Continue reading

Kristen Wood named B1G Pitcher of the Week

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The #B1GSoftball Pitcher of the Week is @NUSBcats‘s Kristen Wood, with 27 strikeouts in 15.0 innings. pic.twitter.com/OGyzmNIeTt — Big Ten Softball (@B1Gsoftball) April 6, 2015 Safe to say, it was a pretty solid… Continue reading

Sammy Nettling and the Wildcats defeat Purdue 2-1

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A pitcher’s battle at Sharon J Drysdale ended with the ‘Cats 5th straight win, taking the weekend series against the Purdue Boilermakers. The game deciding run came on a scorching HR from Sammy… Continue reading

Softball Series Preview: Northwestern vs. Purdue

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WNUR’s Erik Bremer (@Erik_Bremer) previews a key series for Northwestern softball against Purdue The Northwestern Wildcats welcome the Purdue Boilermakers to Sharon J. Drysdale Field this weekend as they look to continue their… Continue reading

Covering the Bases: April 1

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It’s time to check in on Northwestern baseball and softball. Both teams won a Big Ten series this weekend and scored 19 runs in a game (softball dropped 19 on Wisconsin Saturday, while… Continue reading

Northwestern Softball just beat a team really, really badly, guys.

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Northwestern softball stomped Wisconsin in game one of a double-header yesterday.  It wasn’t one of those “Oh, they stuck around for a while and then kind of fell off” game.  No.  It was… Continue reading

NU Softball Wallops Wisconsin

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Take that, Frank Kaminsky. Northwestern softball stayed hot (that’s an understatement), scoring eight runs in the first and eight more in the fourth en route to a 19-0, five-inning mercy rule victory over… Continue reading

Softball: Seattle Regional Preview

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WNUR’s Ben Goren (@BenG412) and Michael Stern (@michaeljstern23) have the Seattle Regional covered from all angles. First, Ben takes a look at the current state of Northwestern’s softball team:  The Week That Was… Continue reading