KU’s Stein takes Big 12 honor

Kansas University first baseman Maddie Stein was named Tuesday the Big 12 softball scholar-athlete of the year.

Big 12 honors 50 KU freshmen

Fifty Kansas University freshmen were named to the All-Big 12 Rookie Team, the league announced Thursday.

Kansas athletes compile 3.0 GPA

More than half of Kansas University’s student-athletes on active rosters recorded a grade-point average of 3.0 or higher, and 31 had a perfect 4.0 as the department recorded a combined GPA of 3.0 for the spring semester.

Two Jayhawks in ’15 KSHOF class

Two Kansas University athletes have been named to the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2015.

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A step forward: KU softball strands 15 in season-ending loss

Kansas University’s softball team continually applied pressure on Missouri in Sunday’s NCAA regional championship, but the Jayhawks never delivered the big hit.

Missouri knocks Kansas softball out at regional

An early two-run lead and a late four-run rally weren't quite enough to extend the Kansas University softball team's NCAA Tournament run Sunday at Missouri, where the Tigers beat the Jayhawks, 7-6, to advance out of the Columbia regional.

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KU softball falls to Tigers, but earns rematch

Kansas University softball pitcher Alicia Pille said after the Jayhawks’ 5-3 loss to Missouri on Saturday afternoon she planned “to throw until I cannot throw any longer.” That time hasn’t come yet.

Mizzou tops KU softball, 5-3, in NCAA regional action

Jayhawks now play do-or-die game later tonight

For the second year in a row, the Missouri Tigers proved to be an immovable force for the Kansas University softball team in the second game of an NCAA regional in Columbia, Missouri.

KU-Mizzou softball pushed back to 3 p.m.

Saturday's NCAA regional softball game between Kansas University and former Border War rival Missouri has been pushed back to a 3 p.m. start because of inclement weather in Columbia, Missouri.

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KU softball outlasts Louisville, 1-0, in NCAA regional opener

The Kansas University softball team advanced to the winner's bracket of the 2015 NCAA softball regional in Columbia, Missouri, with a 1-0 victory over Louisville on Friday.

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Jayhawks bank on regional softball experience

A year ago, Kansas University’s softball players packed their gear and headed into their first NCAA Tournament blind. The program hadn’t been invited to compete in a postseason regional since 2006 before coach Megan Smith’s Jayhawks busted out of the slump in 2014.

Five KU softball players named all-region

Five members of Kansas University’s softball team were named to the National Fastpitch Coaches Association Midwest All-Region team on Thursday.

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KU softball’s Chavez having ‘crazy’ rookie year

Freshman Daniella Chavez leads Kansas University's softball team with 15 home runs — on a pace of one every 10 at-bats — and has a .353 batting average to go with her .693 slugging percentage.

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Jayhawks set for Columbia regional again

A few weeks ago, Kansas University softball senior Maddie Stein outlined a “Heading for Home” mantra for the Jayhawks to follow to the end the season.

Déjà vu: Kansas softball gets familiar berth

In what is becoming a rite of late spring, Kansas University’s softball team is headed back to the NCAA Tournament.

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