Softball

‘Cats propel past Bison in NCAA opener

Arizona softball’s journey for a ninth NCAA Championship has begun. The Wildcats faced the North Dakota State Bison last night in second game of the NCAA Tucson Regional round of postseason play, winning 11-0. Read more

Oregon’s hot bats too much for softball

The Arizona softball team lost a prime opportunity this weekend to improve its chances of retaining home field advantage throughout the tournament. The Wildcats lost to Oregon 11-7 on Friday and 12-7 Saturday before finally capturing a 5-4 win on Sunday. Read more

Frosh shortstop skipping the learning curve

The learning curve is supposed to be steep for a freshman playing Division I softball. It should be even harder for a freshman playing at a prominent program like the UA and for a legendary coach like Mike Candrea. Read more

Lineup changes a staple for ‘Cats

All season long, Arizona softball head coach Mike Candrea has been tinkering with the batting lineup for his Wildcats. As inconsistent as they’ve been — losing focus at the worst possible times — Candrea has also been inconsistent with the way his lineups look from game to game. Read more

Softball hosts New Mexico for doubleheader

Fresh off a weekend series it was unable to claim from the Cal Golden Bears, the Arizona softball team will play the New Mexico Lobos today in an early double header at Hillenbrand Stadium, beginning at 11 a.m. Read more