KU softball sweeps season openers

Kansas softball opened its season with a 2-1 victory over Akron on Friday morning and a 16-2 win against Savannah State in the afternoon.

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KU softball gears up for new season, new identity

When the Kansas softball team takes the diamond in Deland, Florida on Feb. 10, it will be a much different group than the one that walked off the diamond in May of last year.

Kansas softball adds 2 coaches

Kansas University softball coach Megan Smith filled several of the vacancies left on her staff at the end of the 2016 season with the addition of Maggie Hull-Tietz and Jessica Hancock.

Kansas softball adds two players

Kansas University’s softball team added two players Thursday: transfer Sarah Miller and freshman Zara Voulgaris.

Kansas athletes have record GPA

More than half of Kansas University’s student-athletes posted a grade-point average of 3.0 or better during the spring semesters, lifting the cumulative GPA to a record 3.04, according to numbers released Wednesday.

Kansas-OSU schedule altered

With heavy rain blowing through Stillwater on Thursday night, Oklahoma State officials elected to alter the schedule for this weekend’s conference baseball series between Kansas University and the No. 12 Cowboys at Allie P. Reynolds Stadium.

Brickey named to all-region team

One day after the Big 12 all-conference selections were announced, Kansas University softball learned that four Jayhawks garnered additional postseason accolades, as the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) announced its all-region teams Thursday.

Kansas’ Brickey makes All-Big 12

Kansas University senior shortstop Chaley Brickey became just the second Jayhawk to earn four consecutive conference honors after the league office announced the 2016 All-Big 12 Conference selections Tuesday afternoon.

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Fitting finish: Brickey helps KU softball sweep Cyclones

Kansas University shortstop Chaley Brickey first set foot on the KU campus as a 17-year-old freshman four years ago. On Saturday, during KU’s 11-1, 8-0 doubleheader sweep of Iowa State at Arrocha Ballpark, Brickey played her final home game for the Jayhawks. By Matt Tait

KU-ISU softball to play 2 today

Due to the threat of severe weather, Kansas University officials opted to postpone Friday’s scheduled Big 12 softball game between Kansas University and Iowa State. The teams will conclude their three-game series with a doubleheader beginning at noon today at Arrocha Ballpark at Rock Chalk Park.

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Big 6th inning carries Kansas softball

Kansas University’s softball team broke open a tight ballgame with a six-run sixth inning Thursday to defeat Iowa State, 11-5, at Arrocha Ballpark.

KU softball disappointed by rainout

With two runners on base and one out in the bottom of the fourth Sunday afternoon at a drenched Arrocha Ballpark, Kansas University’s softball players and coaches remained optimistic something positive would come out of a weekend series already sealed in favor of visiting Oklahoma State. By Benton Smith

OSU softball tops Kansas

Oklahoma State hit three home runs to defeat Kansas University, 11-9, in Big 12 softball Saturday at Arrocha Ballpark.

KU softball puts 5 on academic team

For the sixth year in a row, Kansas University softball has had at least five Jayhawks earn Academic All-Big 12 honors.

Kansas softball falls to Texas

A day after a collecting a season-best 14 hits in a lopsided victory, Kansas University’s softball team managed just five hits — all singles — in a lopsided 6-0 loss to Texas on Sunday at McCombs Field.