2018 Olivet College Softball News

  • Blouin and Rico named All-MIAA Second Team for softball
    May 02, 2018
    Olivet College sophomore Kinslea Blouin and junior Andrea Rico have been selected to the 2018 All-Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) Second Team for softball.
  • Softball team ends season with two losses to Calvin
    April 27, 2018
    The Olivet College softball team ended the 2018 season with two losses to Calvin College, 1-0 and 5-0, on Senior Day at the Cutler Athletic Complex in Olivet.
  • Softball team splits doubleheader at Kalamazoo in contrasting styles
    April 22, 2018
    Playing its fourth doubleheader in four days, the Olivet College softball team split two games in contrasting style against Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) rival Kalamazoo College today at the K College Softball Field. The teams combined for nine hits in the opener, with the Hornets winning it 2-1. In the nightcap, the teams totaled 29 hits, with freshman Erin Scanlon hitting a walk-off home run to lead the Comets to 9-8 win in eight innings.
  • Softball team swept by Saint Mary’s, 1-0 and 9-2
    April 21, 2018
    The Olivet College softball team was swept by Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) co-leader Saint Mary’s (Ind.) College this afternoon at the Purcell Athletic Complex in South Bend, Indiana. The Belles, ranked No. 7 in this week’s National Fastpitch Coaches Association poll, eked out a 1-0 win in the opener before winning the nightcap, 9-2.
  • Softball team run-rules Albion in opener, 12-2; loses nightcap, 4-3
    April 20, 2018
    The Olivet College softball team posted a doubleheader split at Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) rival Albion College today on Dempsey Field and inside the Davis Athletic Complex in Albion. In the opener, the Comets run-ruled the Britons, 12-2, in five innings. The Britons salvaged a split in the doubleheader with a come-from-behind 5-3 victory in the nightcap.
  • Softball team gains doubleheader split against Adrian
    April 19, 2018
    The Olivet College softball team gained a split in a Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) doubleheader against Adrian College this afternoon at the Cutler Athletic Complex in Olivet. After being shut out 2-0 in the first game, the Comets scored at least one run in each of the first four innings to win the second game, 5-3.
  • Boyle’s complete games and Blouin's bat help softball team sweep Alma, 7-0 and 5-3
    April 13, 2018
    Behind complete game pitching performance in both games by sophomore Gracie Boyle, the Olivet College softball team swept a Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) doubleheader against Alma College today at the Cutler Athletic Complex in Olivet. The Comets shutout the Scots in the opener, 7-0, before pushing across two runs in the eighth inning to win the nightcap, 5-3.
  • Softball team loses twice to Hope in home-opener, 3-0 and 6-4
    April 11, 2018
    The Olivet College softball team lost both games of a doubleheader to Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) foe Hope College in its home-opener this afternoon at the Cutler Athletic Complex in Olivet. The Flying Dutch won the first game 3-0 and withstood a seventh-inning comeback by the Comets to win the nightcap, 6-4.
  • Softball team starts MIAA play with two losses at Trine
    March 30, 2018
    The Olivet College softball team started Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) play with two losses against  Trine (Ind.) University this afternoon at SportONE/Parkview Softball Field in Angola, Indiana.
  • Softball team beats North Park, loses to Simpson at NPU Invitational
    March 25, 2018
    The Olivet College softball team lost 3-1 to Simpson (Iowa) College before bouncing back to beat the host Vikings, 7-3, at the 2018 North Park University Invitational and inside the Holmgren Athletic Complex in Chicago, Illinois. With the split, the Comets improve their overall record to 13-5.
  • Softball team splits two games at NPU Invitational
    March 24, 2018
    The Olivet College softball team split two games on a blustery afternoon at the 2018 North Park University Invitational at the Holmgren Athletic Complex in Chicago, Illinois. The Comets rallied to beat the host Vikings, 8-7, in eight innings before being shut out by Simpson (Iowa) College, 2-0.
  • Softball team ends Spring Break trip with wins over Smith and Wesleyan
    March 15, 2018
    The Olivet College softball team ended its Spring Break trip with wins over Smith (Mass.) College, 5-4, and Wesleyan (Conn.) University, 3-1, today at Hancock Park in Clermont, Florida. With the sweep, the Comets finish the trip with a 9-1 record to raise their overall record to 11-3.
  • Softball team defeats Albright, 6-1, and Maine-Farmington, 8-4, in Florida
    March 14, 2018
    The Olivet College softball team defeated Albright (Pa.) College, 6-1, and University of Maine at Farmington, 8-4, this morning at the Minneola Athletic Complex in Minneola, Florida. With the win, the Comets improve their overall record to 9-3.
  • Softball team splits Tuesday games at The Spring Games
    March 13, 2018
    The Olivet College softball team split a pair of one-run games at the PFX Athletics Spring Games and at the Minneola Athletic Complex in Minneola, Florida. The Comets lost their first game, 5-4, in eight innings to University of Wis.-Stout. Olivet bounced back to beat University of Southern Maine, 4-3.
  • Softball team rallies to beat Mount St. Joseph and Stevenson in Sunshine State
    March 11, 2018
    The Olivet College softball team rallied to beat Mount St. Joseph (Ohio) University, 11-7, and Stevenson (Md.) University, 13-8, this afternoon at The Spring Games and inside the Sleepy Hollow Sports Complex in Leesburg, Florida.
  • Softball team opens Spring Break trip with wins over Simpson and Lancaster Bible
    March 10, 2018
    The Olivet College softball team opened its spring break trip to The Spring Games with two wins at the Sleepy Hollow Sports Complex in Leesburg, Florida. The Comets scored four runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to beat Simpson (Iowa) College, 6-3. Olivet then defeated Lancaster Bible (Pa.) College, 16-5, in five innings.
  • Softball team splits Sunday games at Pioneer Classic
    March 04, 2018
    The Olivet College softball team split two games today at the Transylvania (Ky.) University Pioneer Classic and played at the John & Donna Hall Field in Lexington, Kentucky. The Comets routed LaGrange (Ga.) College, 14-1, in five innings before being shut out by the host school, 11-0.
  • Softball team has 1-1 record in season-opening games at Pioneer Classic
    March 03, 2018
    The Olivet College softball team opened its 2018 season today at the Pioneer Classic, hosted by Transylvania (Ky.) University and played on John & Donna Hall Field in Lexington, Kentucky. The Comets lost their opener to Calvin College, 2-1, in eight innings and then bounced back to beat Greenville (Ill.) University, 13-4.