2019 Softball News

  • Hubble Caps Impressive Week with HCAC Top Hitter Honors
    April 22, 2019
    RICHMOND, IND. - Freshman Kalin Hubble (Anderson, Ind.) capped her impressive week by being named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Hitter of the Week for the first time this season. 
  • Softball Falls in Tough HCAC Battle
    April 22, 2019
    CINCINNATI, OHIO - The Defiance College Yellow Jackets fell in a tough Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference match-up to leader Mount St. Joseph on Monday evening. The Purple and Gold dropped the opener 3-2 and lost the night cap 4-1.
  • Softball Doubleheader with MSJ Postponed
    April 18, 2019
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - The Defiance College softball doubleheader with Mount St. Joseph originally scheduled for Saturday, April 20 has been postponed and moved to Monday April 22. 
  • Hubble Improves Hitting Streak as Softball Sweeps Manchester
    April 17, 2019
    NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. - Freshman Kalin Hubble (Anderson, Ind.) registered her 11th straight game with a hit to lead the Purple and Gold to a sweep of Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference opponent Manchester on Wednesday afternoon. Defiance claimed game one 8-7 but dropped the night cap 0-0.
  • Softball Drops Tough Road Test at Transylvania
    April 13, 2019
    LEXINGTON, Ky. - The Defiance College softball team traveled to Lexington, Ky. for a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference match-up with the Transylvania Pioneers on Saturday afternoon dropping the double header 10-2, 14-8.
  • Softball Schedule Alert
    April 12, 2019
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - The Defiance College softball game with Hanover scheduled for Sunday, April 14 at Sal Hench Field has been postponed due to the threat of inclement weather a make up date is still to be determined.
  • Softball Improves Win Streak to Seven Games
    April 11, 2019
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - The Defiance College softball team improved its winning streak to seven games on Thursday afternoon at Sal Hench Field as they swept non-conference for Kalamazoo. DC claimed game one in five innings 15-0, while taking game two, 5-4.
  • Deja Vu at the Sal Leads to Sweep of Bluffton
    April 10, 2019
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - Freshman Kalin Hubble (Anderson, Ind.) registered back-to-back walk off home runs to lead softball to a sweep of Bluffton on Wednesday afternoon at Sal Hench Field. The Purple and Gold won game one 10-1 and took game two 8-0.
  • Biggs Named the HCAC Pitcher of the Week
    April 08, 2019
    RICHMOND, IND. - Sophomore Taylor Bigg (CIncinnati/Oak Hill) was named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week announced Monday afternoon by the league office.
  • Bauer, Hubble Homer to Lead Softball to Sweep of Rose-Hulman
    April 06, 2019
    TERRE HAUTE, IND. - The Defiance College softball team swept Rose-Hulman on Saturday afternoon in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference action at the Rose-Hulman Softball field. DC took game one 8-5 and captured game two by a score of 9-5.
  • Biggs Leads Softball to Thrilling Split with Anderson
    April 03, 2019
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - Sophomore Taylor Biggs (Cincinnati/Oak Hills) pitched a gem through six complete innings in a game two victory of a double header with Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference foe Anderson on Wednesday afternoon at Sal Hench Field that led to a split with the Ravens. 
  • Softball Game with Hanover Postponed
    March 28, 2019
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - The Defiance College softball Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference opener with Hanover College scheduled for Saturday, March 30 has been postponed.
  • Softball Claims Exciting Double Header Split
    March 25, 2019
    ADRIAN, MICH. - The Yellow Jackets traveled to Adrian College for a non-conference match-up with the Bulldogs on Monday afternoon where DC split winning the night cap of the double header in extra innings, 12-9.
  • Offensive Explosion Leads DC to Split with Heidelberg
    March 20, 2019
    TIFFIN, OHIO - The Defiance College softball team used an offensive explosion on Wednesday afternoon to earn the split at Heidelberg, winning the back end of the doubleheader 6-4. DC fell in the series opener 8-5.
  • Wehrman Named HCAC Pitcher of the Week
    March 11, 2019
    RICHMOND, IND. - Senior Rachel Wehrman (Fort Loramie/Minster) was named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week announced Monday afternoon by the league office.
  • Hartman Homers to Lead Jackets on Final Day of Spring Games
    March 08, 2019
    CLERMONT, FLA. - The Defiance College softball team dropped its final two games of the Spring Games on Friday evening hosted at Hancock Park Complex.
  • Wehrman Leads Yellow Jackets in Early Season Split
    March 07, 2019
    CLERMONT, FLA. - Senior, pitcher, Rachel Wehrman (Fort Loramie/Minster) recorded her fourth win of the season as the Purple and Gold split on Thursday morning defeating Wittenberg 6-2 before falling to Roanoke at the Hancock Field Complex. 
  • Yellow Jackets Rally in Night Cap to Earn Split
    March 06, 2019
    CLERMONT, FLA. - The Yellow Jackets rallied in the night cap with Penn State Hazleton erasing a three run deficit en route to the split on Wednesday afternoon at the Hancock Field Complex. 
  • Softball Earns Split in Dramatic Fashion
    March 04, 2019
    CLERMONT, FLA. - The Defiance College softball team earned a split on Monday evening in dramatic fashion as they defeated Lebanon Valley 5-4 but fell in the night cap to Otterbein 4-3 in extra innings at Hancock Fields.
  • Wilson, Hubble Homer to Lead Yellow Jackets
    March 03, 2019
    CLERMONT, FLORIDA - The Defiance College Yellow Jackets moved to 2-2 overall on the season as they split on day two of the Spring Games defeating Bates 3-0 and falling to Bridgewater 10-6. 
  • Sofftball Splits on Opening Day
    March 02, 2019
    CLERMONT, FLA. - The Defiance College opened the 2019 season with a split on Saturday afternoon at the Spring Games in Clermont Fla.
  • Softball Looks to Balanced Roster in 2019
    February 27, 2019
    DEFIANCE, OHIO – The Defiance College Yellow Jacket softball team will look to build on last season’s HCAC post season push as they return a wealth of talent in 2019. The Purple and Gold return seven seniors from last season’s squad that finished 23-14 overall, 10-6 in HCAC action.
  • Softball to Begin Season in Florida
    January 03, 2019
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - The Defiance College softball program's 2019 schedule was announced Thursday morning. DC is set to begin the season with a trip to Clermont, Fla., where they will participate in The Spring Games. 
  • Defiance College Softball Announces Winter Camp Schedule
    January 01, 2019
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - The Defiance College softball team will host two camps in the winter of 2019. The Winter Clinic Series will take place Feb. 10th, while the Winter Prospect Camp will be held Feb. 17th.
  • Softball Earn Easton/NFCA All-Academic Honors
    October 15, 2018
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - The Defiance College softball team earned 2017-18 Easton/NFCA All-Academic Team honors, while 18 individuals claimed Scholar-Athlete accolades for their success in the classroom. 
  • Softball Announces Fall Camp Dates
    July 30, 2018
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - The Defiance College softball team will host two camps in the fall beginning with its fall prospect camp on September 23, followed by the hitting school on October 7, 14, and 21st.