Softball

No. 4 Metro Sports Moment

No. 4 Metro Sports Moment

Our No. 4 Metro sports moment details the historic softball season in 2010. The Roadrunners’ softball team finished the 2010 season with a 53-6 overall record (37-2 RMAC), achieving the best single-season record in the sport’s history at Metro. Metro began the season 3-0 before suffering its first loss in the second game of a […]

Van Wetzinga puts the ‘W’ back in softball

Van Wetzinga puts the ‘W’ back in softball

What a difference a year makes. After finishing a combined 43-55 over the past two seasons, the Metro softball team flipped the switch in head coach Annie Van Wetzinga’s inaugural season and went 33-17 overall. The Roadrunners made the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference tournament and qualified for their fourth NCAA tournament as a No. 5 […]

Lady Runners bury Orediggers

Lady Runners bury Orediggers

Freshman Colissa Bakovich can’t beat the throw as she is called out during Metro’s double header against Colorado School of Mines April 19 at the Auraria Field. The Roadrunners (25-11) took three of four games in their series with the Orediggers.  Photo by Alyson McClaran • amcclara@msudenver.edu Strong hitting and home runs by the Roadrunners […]

Roadrunner softball splits double header: Pitcher’s mound sees complete games from both senior and freshman stars

The Roadrunners only needed 11 of 14 scheduled innings to register two wins against Regis University and Western New Mexico University. But it was Metro who lost by a combined three runs in the final two games of the four-game series at the Auraria Field. Senior pitcher Aubree Maul (4-2) battled Regis University in game […]

Long ball blasts Metro softball, twice

Long ball blasts Metro softball, twice

Junior left fielder Mary Towner readies to contact a pitch in game two of a tripleheader against Chadron State College Feb. 28 at the Auraria Field. Metro softball lost the first two games in late and extra innings before taking game three 11-3. Photo by Courtland Wilson • cwils104@msudenver.edu   Not until the third game […]

Metro diamond games slide into season

Softball Metro softball went 4-1 in the West Texas A&M tournament in Canyon, Texas to open its season after last week’s four games were canceled because of snow. Senior Aubree Maul led the offensive charge from the designated player position in an 11-2 win over Texas A&M Kingsville in the tournament opener Feb. 14. Maul […]

Softball 2014 Spring Schedule

Softball 2014 Spring Schedule

West Texas A&M Invitational Feb. 14 – 16 (Canyon, Texas) Feb. 14 — vs. Texas A&M Kingsville                                                           1 p.m. Feb. 14 — vs. West Texas A&M                                                                   5 p.m. Feb. 15 — vs. Tarleton State                                                                        11 a.m. Feb. 15 — vs. Eastern New Mexico                                                 3 p.m. Feb. 16 — vs. Angelo State                                                               11 a.m.   Regular […]

Baseball, softball seasons on deck

Baseball, softball seasons on deck

The Roadrunners’ baseball and softball programs will open their respective seasons in less than two weeks. Baseball begins the 2014 campaign with a three-game set Jan. 31-Feb. 2 at Auraria Field against the University of Nebraska- Kearney. The softball team will open its season at home the following weekend with double-header games Feb. 8 and […]