2017 Softball News

  • Kacey Whitney walks off to clinch SCIAC Post Season berth
    April 28, 2017
    Junior outfielder Kacey Whitney created fireworks at Palmer Field Friday as she secured the sweep over top ranked La Verne with a walk off two-run homerun in game two of the doubleheader.
  • Softball blanks Athenas in split
    April 22, 2017
    Both games on the doubleheader Saturday ended in the 6th inning as Claremont-M-S and Whittier split on the afternoon at Palmer Field.
  • Softball sweeps Chapman on the road 7-1 & 5-4
    April 21, 2017
    The Whittier College Softball team put together an impressive doubleheader Friday as they picked up their second sweep in conference play beating Chapman University on the road 7-1 and 5-4.
  • Softball shuts out Sagehens in game two of doubleheader
    April 15, 2017
    For the eighth time this year the Whittier College Softball team came away with a split in conference play as they fell 4-0 to Pomona-Pitzer in game one before taking the second 2-0.
  • Softball salvages split with Redlands
    April 14, 2017
    The Whittier College Softball team again came away with a split within conference action as they took one of two from the University of Redlands Friday afternoon.
  • Poets come away with split with Cal Lutheran
    April 08, 2017
    The Whittier College Softball team owned the Regals of Cal Lutheran University Saturday but could only manage the split as CLU came back to take game two.
  • Softball takes one of two from Occidental
    April 01, 2017
    The Whittier College Softball team stopped their four game losing skid Saturday as they came away with a split against Occidental College at Palmer Field.
  • Softball drops two to La Verne
    March 25, 2017
    The Whittier College Softball team came close to splitting with the top ranked Leopards of the University of La Verne as they fell 8-7 (8 Innings) and 11-1 in the doubleheader.
  • Whittier wraps up non-conference getting swept by Williams
    March 19, 2017
    The Whittier College Softball team wrapped up their non-conference schedule Sunday as they were swept for the third time this season as they fell 6-4 and 6-5 to Williams College.
  • Poets earn big win against Athenas in twin bill
    March 18, 2017
    The Whittier College Softball team picked up a big win Saturday as they split with Claremont-M-S on the road falling 3-0 in game one before taking game two 5-1.
  • Softball gives up late leads to Denison
    March 14, 2017
    The Whittier College Softball team gave up late leads Tuesday as they dropped a doubleheader to Denison University 11-9 (8 Innings) and 11-8 at Palmer Field.
  • Poets sweep Ithaca 9-1 and 6-4
    March 12, 2017
    The Whittier College Softball team picked up their second sweep on the season as they took out Ithaca College 9-1 and 6-4 at Palmer Field.
  • Softball splits again, this time with Chapman
    March 11, 2017
    The Whittier College Softball team continues to seek their second sweep on the season as Chapman University was able to come in and spoil as they split the twin bill.
  • Poets split with Pomona-Pitzer and Cal Lutheran
    March 04, 2017
    Junior Marialena Ahern (Fremont, Calif.) continues to swing a hot bat for the Whittier College Softball team as she connected on two home runs over the four game stretch to lead the Purple & Gold to a split with both Pomona-Pitzer and Cal Lutheran University.
  • Softball picks up big wins over Redlands
    February 25, 2017
    The Whittier College Softball team picked up two big wins Saturday over the University of Redlands on the road winning 3-2 and 5-4 jump starting Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) play.
  • Poets’ offense struggles in loss to Linfield
    February 19, 2017
    The Whittier College Softball team struggled offensively Sunday afternoon as they were slept in a doubleheader to Nationally Ranked powerhouse Linfield College 7-2 and 11-0.
  • Softball vs. Cal Lutheran postponed
    February 17, 2017
    The doubleheader softball game against Cal Lutheran University, which was supposed to be played tomorrow, Saturday, February 18 has been postponed due to inclement weather.
  • Poets sweep Pios 6-2 and 2-1
    February 12, 2017
    The Whittier College Softball team picked up their first sweep of 2017 as they took both Sunday afternoon 6-2 and 2-1 over Lewis & Clark.
  • Whitworth rains on Poets opening day
    February 10, 2017
    The Whittier College Softball team opened up their 2017 season Friday and faced a tough Whitworth University squad but fell short falling 5-2 and 6-4 at Palmer Field.
  • Poets tabbed to finish 3rd in SCIAC Standings
    February 08, 2017
    The Whittier College Softball team who is coming off a 21-22, 12-16 SCIAC record and a trip to the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Post Season Tournament in 2016 was selected Wednesday by the SCIAC Coaches as the 3rd best team in the conference.
  • Marialena Ahern tabbed as Pre-Season All-American
    January 23, 2017
    Junior shortshop Marialena Ahern (Fremont, Calif.) was recently announced by the Fastpitch News (FPN) as a Pre-Season Honorable Mention All-American.
  • Softball Releases 2017 Schedule
    January 11, 2017
    Dee Dee Kingsbury, who is in her third season at the helm of the Whittier College Softball program released her 2017 schedule Wednesday afternoon.