Softball - Archives 2017

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Tigers Open Women's College World Series Thursday
Softball 05/29/2017

BATON ROUGE – With the completion of the West Coast games late Sunday night, the bracket and start times for the NCAA Women's College World Series in Oklahoma City were set with the series featuring the LSU Tigers advancing for the third straight year.

Play LSU Earns Third-Straight Women's College World Series
Softball 05/28/2017

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- LSU senior catcher Sahvanna Jaquish drove in four runs and Carley Hoover entered in relief to hold off No. 4-seed Florida State, as the LSU Softball team advanced to the Women's College World Series for the third-straight season, 6-4, on Sunday afternoon.

Walljasper Throws Shutout to Stay Alive
Softball 05/27/2017

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Junior Allie Walljasper threw a complete game, one-hitter to lift 13th-seeded LSU to a 1-0 victory over fourth-seeded Florida State and keep the Tigers' dream of advancing to the Women's College World Series alive Saturday afternoon at JoAnne Graf Field.

Play Softball Drops Opener in Tallahassee, 3-1
Softball 05/26/2017

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – At a 1-1 deadlock in the bottom of the sixth inning, fourth-seeded Florida State put up two runs on an RBI double and single to defeat 13th-seeded LSU, 3-1, and take the opening game of the Tallahassee Super Regional Friday afternoon at JoAnne Graf Field.

Play Softball Opens Super Regional Series at Florida St.
Softball 05/25/2017

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – A spot in the Women's College World Series will be on the line this weekend when 13th-seeded LSU travels to face fourth-seeded Florida State here at JoAnne Graf Stadium on the Florida State campus.

Lowe: A Softball Business Trip To Tallahassee
Softball 05/24/2017

BATON ROUGE – They left Tiger Park on a business trip to Tallahassee late Wednesday afternoon.

Game Times Set for Super Regional at Florida State
Softball 05/23/2017

BATON ROUGE – Game times for LSU's NCAA Super Regional matchup against Florida State in Tallahassee have been set with game one between the Tigers and Seminoles is scheduled for 4 p.m. CT on Friday.

Play Hoover, Offense Power Softball to Regional Title
Softball 05/22/2017

BATON ROUGE – Trailing 1-0 in the top of the third, junior right-hander Carley Hoover entered to limit the UL-Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns to just three hits as the LSU softball bats came to life, including a two-run blast from freshman Sydney Springfield, to win the NCAA Regional, 5-1, Monday at Tiger Park.

Play Hoover Excels, Offense Stays Hot as Softball def. ULL
Softball 05/22/2017

BATON ROUGE –LSU's Carley Hoover fired her second complete game of the day, and the Tiger offense stayed hot as No. 18 LSU defeated No. 14 UL-Lafayette, 6-1, at Tiger Park Monday morning, forcing a Game 7 to determine the champion of the Baton Rouge Regional.

Softball Explodes to Defeat McNeese, 10-1
Softball 05/21/2017

BATON ROUGE –No. 18 LSU Softball exploded for seven runs on seven hits in the top of the fourth inning to propel the Tigers to a 10-1 win against McNeese in six innings in Game 5 of the Baton Rouge Regional Sunday night at Tiger Park.

NCAA Regional G5 - LSU vs. McNeese Weather Updates
Softball 05/21/2017

BATON ROUGE- Game 5 of the Baton Rouge Regional has been suspended due to lightning in the area. LSU and McNeese have yet to start the game.

NCAA Regional G4: McNeese def. Fairfield, 6-2
Softball 05/20/2017

BATON ROUGE-- The McNeese Cowgirls plated six runs between the third and the fourth inning to defeat the Fairfield Stags, 6-2, in the first elimination game of the Baton Rouge Regional Saturday night at Tiger Park.

Play No. 18 Softball Falls to UL-Lafayette, 4-2
Softball 05/20/2017

BATON ROUGE – The UL-Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns exploded for a four-run fifth inning to snag the 4-2 win and take Game 3 of the Baton Rouge Regional from the No. 18 LSU Tigers Saturday night at Tiger Park.

Play Smith Leads Softball to 2-1 Win Against Fairfield
Softball 05/19/2017

BATON ROUGE – Sophomore right-hander Sydney Smith limited Fairfield to one run on three hits Friday evening to lead No. 18 LSU to a 2-1 victory in Game 2 of the 2017 Baton Rouge Regional at Tiger Park.

NCAA Regional G1 - UL-Lafayette def. McNeese, 6-0
Softball 05/19/2017

BATON ROUGE- With the score knotted at zero after three innings, UL-Lafayette pushed two runs across in the fourth and eventually sealed the 6-0 shutout win as Ragin' Cajun right-hander Alex Stewart tossed a no-hitter Friday afternoon to open the the 2017 NCAA Baton Rouge Super Regional at Tiger Park.

Softball Opens NCAA Tournament With Fairfield Friday
Softball 05/18/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. – The No. 18 LSU softball team opens the 2017 NCAA Baton Rouge Regional on Friday with a contest against the MAAC Champion Fairfield Stags at 5:30 p.m. at Tiger Park in Baton Rouge.

Four From Softball Named to NFCA All-Region Teams
Softball 05/18/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. – LSU seniors Sahvanna Jaquish and Bailey Landry, along with junior Allie Walljasper were named to the 2017 NFCA All-South Region First Team, while junior Carley Hoover was named to the NFCA All-South Region Second Team the organization announced on Thursday.

Softball to Host Regional as No. 13 Overall Seed
Softball 05/14/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. – The LSU softball team has been selected as the No. 13 overall seed for the 2017 NCAA Softball Championships and will host the Baton Rouge Regional this weekend with Louisiana-Lafayette, McNeese State and Fairfield May 19-21 at Tiger Park.

Play Softball Falls in SEC Tournament Final, 5-1
Softball 05/13/2017

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The No. 21 LSU softball team's run in the 2017 SEC Softball Tournament came to an end in the final game, falling to the Ole Miss Rebels 5-1 Saturday night at Sherri Parker Lee Stadium in Knoxville.

Play Softball Advances to SEC Tourney Final, 6-0
Softball 05/13/2017

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – In a rematch of last year's title game, the No. 21 LSU softball team used a big five-run fifth inning to jump out to a lead that would not be threatened in a 6-0 win over the Auburn Tigers to advance to the 2017 SEC Softball Tournament Championship Game for the second consecutive year.

Weather Pushes SEC Tournament Semifinals to Saturday
Softball 05/12/2017

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Due to inclement weather in the Knoxville area on Friday, the 2017 SEC Softball Tournament Semifinals have been moved to Saturday, with LSU's matchup against Auburn set for a 1 p.m. CT start at Sherri Parker Lee Stadium and will air on ESPN2.

Play Softball Downs Tennessee to Advance To Tourney Semis
Softball 05/11/2017

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – After the No. 7 Tennessee Volunteers scored two runs in the first three innings, the No. 21 LSU softball team roared back to score six unanswered runs over the course of two innings to storm back and upset the 2017 SEC Softball Tournament host Vols 6-2 Thursday night in Knoxville.

Play Softball Holds on for 6-5 win Over Missouri
Softball 05/10/2017

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – A two-run home run from Sydney Springfield and a grand slam from Sahvanna Jaquish would prove to be crucial as the No. 21 LSU Tigers would need to weather a three-run top of the seventh by the Missouri Tigers in a 6-5 win to open the 2017 SEC Softball Tournament Wednesday in Knoxville.

Thornhill Named to SEC Community Service Team
Softball 05/10/2017

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – LSU sophomore utility player Elyse Thornhill was named to the 2017 SEC Community Service Team the league announced on Wednesday at the start of the 2017 SEC Softball Tournament in Knoxville.

Softball Opens SEC Tournament With Missouri
Softball 05/09/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. – The No. 21 LSU softball team, seeded sixth overall, will open play on Wednesday at the 2017 SEC Softball Tournament in Knoxville with a rematch against the Missouri Tigers, the 11 seed, at 6:30 p.m. on the SEC Network.