The Northerner

Softball looks to improve offensively in 2018 season

Sydney Ferrante

Kevin Carey, Assistant Sports Editor

February 21, 2018

Moving two spots up in the Horizon League preseason polls to seventh, the Norse are looking to improve their 14-38 record in 2017. They enter their third season in the Horizon League with a mindset to push for the postseason. Head coach Kathryn Gleason enters her fourth season at the helm followed by...

Norse suffer run-rule loss

Ashlynn Roberts looks on during a visit to the mound on Tuesday against EKU.

Austin Elmore, Assistant Sports Editor

April 18, 2017

The NKU softball team hosted Eastern Kentucky at Grein Softball Field on Tuesday, and lost to the Colonels 13-4. The Norse are now 12-29 on the season. “I was disappointed in our effort,” Head Coach Kathryn Gleason said. “I don’t think we showed up to play today.” Ashlynn Roberts started...

RECAP: Norse softball drop two of three

The Norse gather at the mound prior to the start of the inning against Valparaiso.

Austin Elmore, Assistant Sports Editor

April 10, 2017

The NKU softball team dropped two out of three games to Detroit Mercy over the weekend in Detroit. The Norse are now 9-25 overall, and 3-6 in conference play. Game 1: NKU 6, Detroit 2 Charlie Nolen pitched seven complete innings, allowing just two runs on six hits, while striking out six and walking j...

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