Jessie Harper's maturity evident in her second year

Jessie Harper's maturity is as big an asset to the ‘Cats as any of her other tools. She’s been hitting with composure in the three hole this season. Also, she plays in the middle of the field at shortstop, so her teammates look to her to feed off of Harper’s body language.  Read more

The best quotes and notes from softball media day

The Arizona softball program hosted it’s first media availability of the season last week. Taylor McQuillin, Jessie Harper, Alyssa Denham, Aleah Craighton, and coach Mike Candrea all fielded questions, which ranged from the disappointment of last season’s early tournament departure, to the new faces in the program, to the graduating seniors, and the chess match Candrea is playing with the lineup. Read more

Arizona softball welcomes new faces for 2018

Arizona softball is welcoming in some new faces to the program, with less than a month until opening day. Head coach Mike Candrea announced the arrival of two transfers from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, redshirt senior Aleah Craighton and sophomore Alyssa Denham. Both Craighton and Denham are coming off successful campaigns for the Ragin’ Cajuns.  Read more

One of UA greats comes back home

 Former Arizona Wildcats softball pitcher, Taryne Mowatt, has returned to Tucson to take a position as pitching coach on head coach Mike Candrea’s staff. Mowatt won back-to-back National Championships as one of the most dominant pitchers in UA history in 2006 and 2007.  Read more