2011-12 News

April 19, 2012
Softball Ends Season with Two Losses at Randolph-Macon
The Southern Virginia University softball team closed out its 2012 season on Thursday with two losses at Randolph-Macon College falling to the Yellow Jackets 1-8 and 2-10 (five innings).

April 16, 2012
Southern Virginia Splits on Senior Day
In its final home doubleheader of the season, the Southern Virginia University softball team split with the visiting UVA-Wise Cavaliers as the Knights took Game One 3-2 before dropping Game Two 0-8.

April 13, 2012
Softball Sweeps Season Series from Shock
The Southern Virginia University softball team completed the season sweep of Washington Adventist University on Friday taking both games of a road doubleheader from the Shock 8-5 (eight innings) and 14-2 (six innings).

April 10, 2012
Cougars Sweep Southern Virginia
The Southern Virginia University softball team lost both games of Tuesday’s doubleheader at Averett University as the Cougars prevailed 0-8 (six innings) and 1-4 against the visiting Knights.

April 5, 2012
Big Day from Edwards Helps Knights Split with Fighting Squirrels
The Southern Virginia University softball team ended a five-game slide on Thursday winning the second game of a home doubleheader with Mary Baldwin College 8-0 (five innings) after dropping the opening game to the Fighting Squirrels 0-1.

March 29, 2012
WVU-Tech Sweeps Season Series from Knights
After dropping two games during Tuesday’s doubleheader with the West Virginia University Institute of Technology, the Southern Virginia University softball team hosted the Golden Bears again on Thursday with similar results as the Knights lost both games 1-5 and 0-12 (five innings) on their new home field.

March 27, 2012
Softball Drops Two at Home to WVU-Tech
The Southern Virginia University softball team dropped both games of Tuesday’s home doubleheader against West Virginia University-Institute of Technology losing 1-9 and 1-5 to the Golden Bears.

March 23, 2012
MacKay Throws Second Career No-hitter as Knights Win Two of Three at Spring Bash
The Southern Virginia University softball team won two of three games on Friday at the Southern Virginia Spring Bash falling 0-3 to Penn State-Beaver, before defeating Clark State Community College 6-0 and Virginia University of Lynchburg 11-1 (5 innings).

March 22, 2012
Softball Christens New Field with First Doubleheader Sweep of the Season
In the first two softball games ever played on the Southern Virginia University campus, the Knights christened their newly constructed softball diamond on Thursday with their first doubleheader sweep of the season defeating Washington Adventist University 9-6 and 4-0.

March 17, 2012
Southern Virginia Splits at Randolph
The Southern Virginia University softball team snapped a seven-game losing streak on Saturday splitting a doubleheader at Randolph College 4-12 (six innings) and 4-3.

March 10, 2012
Knights End Road Trip With Two Losses at Virginia Intermont
One day after dropping the first two games of its four-game, three-day road trip, the Southern Virginia University women's softball team lost both games at Virginia Intermont College on Saturday closing out the weekend at 0-4.

March 9, 2012
Knights Open Road Trip with Losses at UVA-Wise
The Southern Virginia University women’s softball team began its three-day, two-game road trip on Friday with two losses at the University of Virginia’s College at Wise falling to the Cavaliers 5-7 and 1-2.

March 6, 2012
Red-hot Panthers Take Two From Knights
The Southern Virginia University women’s softball team dropped both games of its doubleheader at Ferrum College on Tuesday as the Knights fell to the red-hot Panthers 11-0 (five innings) and 9-1 (six innings).

February 27, 2012
Southern Virginia Splits Home Opener with Davis & Elkins, Ends 21-Game Slide
The Southern Virginia University softball team split Monday’s home-opening doubleheader with Davis & Elkins College dropping Game One 2-11 before rebounding in Game Two with a 5-2 victory.

February 25, 2012
Randolph Takes Two From Knights
The Southern Virginia University softball team lost both games of Saturday’s doubleheader at Randolph College falling 0-8 in Game One (five innings) followed by a 5-2 defeat in Game Two.

February 21, 2012
Softball Drops Season Opening Doubleheader
The Southern Virginia University softball team dropped both games of its season opening doubleheader at North Carolina Wesleyan College on Tuesday falling 3-4 and 4-5 to the Battling Bishops.

October 11, 2011
Southern Virginia to Add Softball Field
Southern Virginia University Acting President Richard G. Whitehead has announced plans for the construction of a softball diamond on one of the university’s athletic three fields.