2013 News

  • Three Knights Earn USCAA Honors
    May 13, 2013
    Three Knights Earn USCAA Honors The United States Collegiate Athletic Association today announced its 2013 softball All-American and All-Academic selections honoring three members of the Southern Virginia University softball team.
  • 2013 Softball Season Recap
    May 08, 2013
    2013 Softball Season Recap The Southern Virginia University softball team hit its high and low points of the 2013 season, including winning five of six games from Mar. 23-Apr. 2, on route to a 10-20 overall record.
  • Edwards and Mackay Earn Capital One Academic All-District Honors
    May 02, 2013
    Edwards and Mackay Earn Capital One Academic All-District Honors Senior McKenzy Mackay and sophomore Sarah Edwards of the Southern Virginia University softball team were named today to the Capital One Academic All-District First Team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America.
  • Softball Drops Season Finale at Randolph-Macon
    April 16, 2013
    Softball Drops Season Finale at Randolph-Macon Although freshman left fielder Chance Hegsted recorded 3-of-4 base hits at the plate, the Southern Virginia University softball team lost 3-1 on Tuesday in the 2013 season finale at Randolph-Macon College.
  • Southern Virginia Drops Both at Virginia-Wise
    April 12, 2013
    Southern Virginia Drops Both at Virginia-Wise The Southern Virginia University softball team suffered its sixth consecutive loss after dropping Friday’s twin bill 8-0 and 9-2 at the University of Virginia’s College at Wise.
  • Softball Drops Game One Walk-off On Route to Series Sweep
    April 08, 2013
    Softball Drops Game One Walk-off On Route to Series Sweep Despite senior shortstop Dinah Rogers' two-run home run to even the score in the top of the seventh, the Southern Virginia University softball team dropped the opener to Davis and Elkins College on Monday 4-3 on a Kayla Whoolery walk-off RBI-single in the bottom of the inning followed up with a 9-1 loss to the Senators in game two.
  • Eagles Sweep Southern Virginia
    April 05, 2013
    Eagles Sweep Southern Virginia Despite four base hits and three RBI from senior first baseman Malia Falevai (Mesa, Ariz.) the Southern Virginia University softball team was swept 5-2 and 11-6 in Friday's doubleheader at Bridgewater College.
  • Knights Sweep Owls on Senior Day
    April 02, 2013
    Knights Sweep Owls on Senior Day In its final home doubleheader of the season, the Southern Virginia University softball team swept Tuesday’s twin bill, earning 11-1 and 13-2 victories over USCAA-opponent the University of Maine at Presque Isle.
  • Softball Splits Doubleheader with Fighting Squirrels
    March 28, 2013
    Softball Splits Doubleheader with Fighting Squirrels Thanks to sophomore pitcher Annie Biggs’ five-strikeout, one-run complete game performance, the Southern Virginia University softball team won the opener 7-1 at The Fields on Thursday before dropping the final contest of the doubleheader 9-1 to Mary Baldwin College.
  • Big Day from Falevai Helps Softball Sweep Wesley
    March 23, 2013
    Big Day from Falevai Helps Softball Sweep Wesley Senior Malia Falevai went 5-for-6 with three RBI to lead the Southern Virginia University softball team on Saturday to a 4-1 and 12-4 doubleheader sweep at Wesley College.
  • Streaking Cobras Take Two From Southern Virginia
    March 20, 2013
    Streaking Cobras Take Two From Southern Virginia In its sixth consecutive loss, the Southern Virginia University softball team lost both games of a Wednesday home doubleheader 6-1 and 10-1 to Virginia Intermont College.
  • Cavaliers Upend Knights in Twin Bill
    March 13, 2013
    Cavaliers Upend Knights in Twin Bill Despite freshman Cheyenne Hegsted’s 4-for-5 performance at the plate, the Southern Virginia University softball team dropped a home doubleheader on Wednesday 12-1 and 13-5 against the University of Virginia’s College at Wise.
  • Knights Win Extra-Inning Opener in Three-Game Series at WVU-Tech
    March 08, 2013
    Knights Win Extra-Inning Opener in Three-Game Series at WVU-Tech Upon a go-ahead RBI-sacrifice fly from sophomore Marva Warndahl, the Southern Virginia University softball team won a thrilling nine-inning 7-5 game one on Friday before dropping the final two contests 9-1 and 11-5 in a tripleheader at the West Virginia University Institute of Technology.
  • Edwards Named Player of the Week
    March 06, 2013
    Edwards Named Player of the Week The United States Collegiate Athletic Association today announced sophomore catcher Sarah Edwards as USCAA Softball Player of the Week.
  • Mackay Named Pitcher of the Week
    March 06, 2013
    Mackay Named Pitcher of the Week The United States Collegiate Athletic Association today announced senior starting pitcher McKenzy Mackay as USCAA Softball Pitcher of the Week.
  • Knights Split Series with Royals
    March 05, 2013
    Knights Split Series with Royals After dropping game one 11-0 on Wednesday, the Southern Virginia University softball team bounced back with an 8-4 win to split the doubleheader at Eastern Mennonite University.
  • Southern Virginia Drops Two at Home to Randolph
    March 02, 2013
    Southern Virginia Drops Two at Home to Randolph Despite a three-run blast down the left field line by sophomore catcher Sarah Edwards in the opener, the Southern Virginia University softball team dropped game one on Saturday 4-3 followed by a 15-3 loss to ODAC-opponent Randolph College.
  • Softball Sweeps Shock at Home as Mackay, Edwards Post No-Hitters
    March 01, 2013
    Softball Sweeps Shock at Home as Mackay, Edwards Post No-Hitters Senior shortstop Dinah Rogers went 4-for-5 at the plate with four RBIs and two extra-base hits to lead the Southern Virginia University softball team to a 14-1 and 13-1 sweep on Friday against USCAA-opponent Washington Adventist University.
  • Softball Earns First Win, Splits in First Home Doubleheader
    February 25, 2013
    Softball Earns First Win, Splits in First Home Doubleheader On home-opening day, senior starter McKenzy Mackay—who pitched a complete-game, five strikeout outing—led the Southern Virginia University softball team to its first win of 2013 with a 3-2 advantage over NAIA-affiliate Bluefield College after dropping game one 10-1.
  • Softball Drops Season-Opening Doubleheader at Virginia Intermont
    February 15, 2013
    Softball Drops Season-Opening Doubleheader at Virginia Intermont Despite scoring 13 runs in game two, the Southern Virginia University softball team was swept in its season-opening doubleheader 8-0 and 14-13 on Saturday at Virginia Intermont College.
  • 2013 Softball Season Preview
    February 14, 2013
    2013 Softball Season Preview In preparation for entrance into the Capital Athletic Conference next year, the Southern Virginia University softball team is optimistic with eight returning scholar-athletes from last year’s squad.