For the third-straight weekend, the Jayhawks return to Florida for another five-game non-conference tournament. Kansas heads to DeLand, Florida for the Stetson Classic March 6-8. The field for this weekend's tournament, the final road trip before KU ho...Read More »
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After another perfect weekend during the 2015 non-conference slate, Kansas softball has improved to a 17-1 mark on the season, its best start in program history, and earned a spot in both major national softball polls.
Kansas junior outfielder Briana Evans earned Big 12 Player of the Week honors for the week of March 3, as announced by the conference office Tuesday afternoon. It is the first Big 12 weekly honor for Evans and second Jayhawk to be named conference play...Read More »
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Kansas has defeated 17 of the 18 opponents it's faced during the 2015 softball season but there was no beating the weather Sunday morning as persistent rain continued to poke holes in the UNF Tournament schedule. The Jayhawk's 8:30 a.m. (CT) meeting with South Dakota was cancelled after crews worked all morning to prep the field, only to see rain continue to fall. The meeting between both squads Saturday afternoon was also cancelled.
A winless Siena College pushed No. 25 Kansas to the brink of certain loss with a six-run outburst in the top of the fourth inning Saturday morning, but the Jayhawks exploded with seven runs of their own in the bottom half, including a grand slam from D...Read More »
For Kansas starter Alicia Pille, ignorance is bliss. She was unaware when she recently reached 500 career strikeouts, and didn't know she fanned three straight and six of nine from the fourth through sixth innings Friday against North Florida.Read More »
Three weekends and 16 games into the season, Kansas softball is still finding new ways to win. After rattling off twelve straight with run-rule, come-from-behind, slug-fest, and plain old ordinary victories, the Jayhawks won their first extra-inning af...Read More »
For the second weekend in a row, winter weather has affected Kansas Softball's schedule despite an escape to warmer climate. Wintry weather kept South Dakota, one of five teams competing at this weekend's UNF Tournament, from making the trek to Jackson...Read More »
After a 14-1 start to the 2015 campaign, Kansas softball has entered the national polls with a No. 25 ranking in the ESPN.com/USA Softball Collegiate Top 25 poll. The Jayhawks take their new ranking and travel back to the Sunshine State for the UNF Hom...Read More »
Kansas softball set a new program record reaching 12-straight wins to start the 2015 season and after a 4-1 performance on the diamond over the weekend, the Jayhawks broke into the national polls for the first time since 2011.Read More »