Softball

Arizona softball splits double-header in re-opening of Hillenbrand

The unexpected rain delay at the re-opening of Hillenbrand Stadium on Thursday pushed Arizona softball's  season opener back a day with a double-header Friday featuring South Florida and University of Illinois at Chicago. The Wildcats won one of the two games played and now have a record of 4-3. Here's a rundown of each game: Read more

Newly renovated Rita Hillenbrand Stadium set to open Feb. 14

The University of Arizona’s Rita Hillenbrand Memorial Stadium is known for its remarkable history. Now, it seems only appropriate for the team to see major upgrades to their home field. The goal of the changes will be to heighten the fan experience and solidify the long-term future for Arizona softball. Read more

Arizona softball prepares for memorable season

With less than a week until opening day, the Wildcats are starting the 2019 softball season with new opportunities to erase last year’s disappointment. The ‘Cats' home away from home, Hillenbrand Stadium, had renovations made and will be the venue for a team that ended the season 28-4 at home.  Read more

Arizona softball closes storied chapter as it opens brand up new stadium

For Arizona, the facility upgrade comes at a crucial time. In recent years, schools like UCLA, Oregon and ASU have taken extreme measures to try and get an advantage by upgrading their facilities. The flow of blue-chip prospects that have made Arizona the national power it has started to slow, with the last time Arizona playing in a College World Series being in 2010, and other teams caught up.  Read more