LOUISVILLE, Ky. --- Tusculum softball had 14 student-athletes featured on the 2019 Easton/NFCA All-America Scholar-Athlete list, the Association announced this week. The NFCA (National Fastpitch Coaches Association) also released the Easton/NFCA Academic Team rankings for the 2018-19 year, with the Pioneers sitting in a tie for 31st across Division II.
ROCK HILL, S.C. --- One-hundred-and-eighty-nine (189) Tusculum student-athletes have been named to the 2018-2019 South Atlantic Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll. The conference had a league record 1,736 student-athletes honored for their achievements in the classroom.
DALLAS, Texas --- Tusculum University outfielder Morgan Mahaffey has been named to the Google Cloud NCAA Division II Softball Academic All-America® second team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). She becomes the first TU softball Academic All-American® in program history.
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Three-hundred-and-nine (309) student-athletes have been named to the 2019 Tusculum University Athletic Director’s Spring Honor Roll announced Doug Jones, vice president of athletics and university initiatives.
DALLAS, Texas --- Tusculum University’s Emily Hester and Morgan Mahaffey have been named to the 2019 Google Cloud NCAA Division II Academic All-District III Softball first team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
ROCK HILL, S.C. --- Tusculum University’s Taylor Battle and Christian Bell have been awarded the South Atlantic Conference’s inaugural McGriff Insurance Services Minority Postgraduate Scholarships, the Conference announced on Thursday.
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Widchard Guervil, Annie McCullough and Nicole McMillen were named the Tusculum University Athletes of the Year at “An Evening with the Pioneers” Tuesday night at Pioneer Arena. Over 600 student-athletes, coaches and guests were in attendance at the event, which honors Tusculum’s student-athletes for both on the field and off the field success.
BRISTOL, Tenn. --- Ivee Richesin and Taylor Plemons each threw complete-game victories as Tusculum University swept a non-conference softball doubleheader at King University on Monday, winning by scores of 4-2 and 6-2.
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Taylor Battle capped a three-run rally with a walkoff double in the bottom of the seventh as Tusculum University beat Coker College 4-3 in game two of their South Atlantic Conference softball doubleheader on Saturday on Senior Day at Red Edmonds Field.
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum University’s Emily Hester went 5-for-8 on the day including her two-run single in the sixth inning of the second game to lead the Pioneers to a split with Lincoln Memorial University Wednesday afternoon in a South Atlantic Conference softball doubleheader at Red Edmonds Field.
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. --- Carson-Newman University swept a South Atlantic Conference doubleheader from Tusculum University on Tuesday afternoon, winning the opener 6-3 and taking game two by a 17-4 score in five innings.
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Young Harris College swept a non-conference softball doubleheader from Tusculum University on Sunday afternoon, winning 2-1 in game one and 16-2 in five innings in game two at Red Edmonds Field.
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Taylor Plemons pitched 11 shutout innings as she accounted for both wins in Tusculum University’s South Atlantic Conference sweep over 21st-ranked Wingate University Saturday afternoon at Red Edmonds Field.
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The Tusculum University softball team mounted two late-inning rallies to complete a South Atlantic Conference doubleheader sweep over visiting Newberry College Saturday afternoon at Red Edmonds Field.
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- A 10-run fourth inning boosted Tusculum University to a 12-4 six-inning victory over Anderson University in game one of their South Atlantic Conference softball doubleheader Tuesday at Red Edmonds Field.
SALISBURY, N.C. --- A three-run rally in the bottom of the ninth gave Catawba College a 6-5 victory over Tusculum University in game two and a sweep of their South Atlantic Conference doubleheader Saturday afternoon at Whitley Field.
WISE, Va. --- Tusculum University swept a doubleheader at Virginia-Wise on Tuesday, winning 8-6 in game one and taking game two in five innings by a score of 11-3. The Pioneers improved to 10-6 with the wins while the Cavaliers dropped to 5-8 following the sweep.