At the beginning of the season, Oregon softball freshmen were not sure what to expect for the upcoming year.
Former Oregon softball pitcher Maggie Balint announced via Instagram on Monday that she will continue the rest of her two years at San Diego State University.
Saturday marked the last time the Oregon softball seniors saw the field in the final matchup of the season between the Ducks and the Arizona State Sun Devils.
For the second game in a row, the Ducks found themselves down 3-0 in the first inning to Arizona State.
Oregon softball couldn’t figure out Arizona State’s pitching and Jordan Dail couldn’t find control early, as the Ducks fell 4-0 Thursday afternoon.
Haley Cruse does anything that requires her team to win. She stepped to the mound in a time of need even though she hasn’t pitched since freshman year of high school. She hit a clutch home run to seal a comeback victory earlier this season. She can also dance to a mean beat.
The Ducks came into Sunday's rubber game against the Utah Utes with a series win on the line as well as hopes to hit an even record for a potential playoff berth. Coming into the game, Utah and Oregon were currently tied 5-15 and seventh in Pac-12 conference play, but the final game would ch…
Leading up to today’s game, the Ducks were on a four game losing streak, dropping all three matchups against Oregon State last weekend and falling short 4-3 in their Friday night matchup with Utah. Today, the outcome would be different as the Ducks defeated Utah 9-4.
Oregon softball lost a critical game against Utah 4-3 in Salt Lake City. The Ducks' final road trip of the season got off to a poor start Friday night as their season record fell to 21-26 overall and 4-15 in the Pac-12 on the season. The Utes improved to 16-32 on the season.
Oregon freshman utility player Hannah Galey will want to forget the third inning of Sunday’s Civil War series concluding game.
After Friday’s 8-0 run-rule loss to the Oregon State Beavers, Oregon head coach Melyssa Lombardi said she needed her team to make strong adjustments in order to slow down their Civil War opponents.
It was the top of the fifth inning and Oregon needed everything to go its way in order to attempt a comeback. The Ducks were down 6-0 to their in-state rivals the Oregon State Beavers.
Oregon softball (21-22) swept its early week double header against Portland State (16-26) at Jane Sanders Stadium Tuesday night.
Oregon softball won its first series of the season, splitting a Saturday makeshift doubleheader in Eugene.
Oregon softball has only played six home games this whole year.
The Oregon softball team and the No. 1 UCLA Bruins embattled on a pitchers' duel for the series finale in Los Angeles on Sunday.
One day after upsetting No. 1 UCLA, led by ace Jordan Dail, the Oregon softball team (17-20, 2-9) fell to the top-ranked Bruins (36-2, 10-1) 8-3 Saturday.
Thanks to a huge sixth inning, the Oregon Ducks (17-19, 2-8) earned their biggest win of the season thus far with a 4-3 upset over No. 1-ranked UCLA to open their three-game series against the Bruins (35-2, 9-1) Friday night at Easton Stadium in Los Angeles.
The Ducks' pitching staff needs some assistance.
Oregon softball won both games on Saturday in the team’s first action since sophomore transfer pitcher Maddie MacGrandle left the team on Monday.
Oregon softball sophomore pitcher Maddie MacGrandle has left the team. The left-hander joined the Ducks prior to this season after arriving on campus in January from Texas A&M. MacGrandle was removed from the roster on Monday, as first reported by The Oregonian.
The Ducks had a great opportunity to win their first series of the season.
Oregon softball (13-17, 1-7) won its first Pac-12 game of the season, and of the Missy Lombardi era, Saturday with a 7-2 win over Stanford (24-5, 3-1).
One game removed from snapping a 12-game losing streak and throwing a career-high 13 strikeouts, Jordan Dail and the Ducks looked ready face their next top-25 opponent after Allee Bunker launched a grand slam in the first inning on the road against No. 24 Stanford.
The Oregon softball team (12-16, 0-6) broke its 12 game losing streak on Wednesday with a 5-0 win over Pacific, fueled by Jordan Dail’s second no-hitter of the season.
For a few brief moments, it looked like the Oregon softball team would play with some fire in the series finale after getting run-ruled by Washington the day before. But Oregon had to deal with Taran Alvelo, the Pac-12 strikeout leader, and only collected three hits, and none past the second…
With Maddie MacGrandle pitching and Oregon down 10-2 in the fifth inning, Washington added insult to injury when Kaija Gibson hit a grand slam to right center field. It was the fifth homer of the day for the Huskies and the 14th hit of the game.
The Ducks and Huskies both were in search of their first conference wins on Saturday.
Oregon softball (11-13, 0-3 Pac-12) lost its ninth straight game as the Ducks were swept by No. 12 Arizona on Sunday in an 8-3 loss in Tucson to close out the three-game Pac-12 opening series.
For the second consecutive game, Oregon softball was defeated 8-0 by No. 12 Arizona in a run-rule loss as the Ducks go to 0-2 in Pac-12 play and fall below .500 (11-12) for the first time this season.
Oregon softball was blanked and held to just two hits in an 8-0 run-rule (six innings) loss in the Pac-12 opener against Arizona on Friday night.
With two runners on base and Oregon tied with No. 8 LSU 5-5 in the seventh inning, senior first baseman April Utecht knew she had a big opportunity. She’d already given her team a lead with a single up the middle the previous inning, but this time, Utecht launched a three-run homer to take d…
It was no surprise that Robert Cid’s daughter, Rachel, fell in love with softball.
One by one, Oregon softball’s three star pitchers left the program this offseason.
Since the 2018 season ended, Oregon softball has faced a tumultuous offseason in which it needed to replace its all-time winningest head coach, three starting pitchers and eight of the nine starting position players from last year’s No. 1 overall seed team in the Women’s College World Series.
No. 24 Oregon softball (11-10) ended nonconference getting swept by No. 19 Oklahoma State in Oregon’s hope-opening series.
Prior to Friday’s home opener against Oklahoma State, head coach Melyssa Lombardi emphasized that the team would be refreshed and energized getting past four road tournaments in four weeks.
After an 0-2 tough start to the Judi Garman Classic on Thursday, the No. 20 Oregon softball team retook the field in Fullerton, California, facing No. 22 Auburn.
The No. 20 Oregon softball team kicked off the Judi Garman Classic with two low scoring games, a 2-1 loss to No. 3 Florida and a 3-2 loss to Cal State Fullerton. Oregon’s offense struggled to produce runs, only getting eight total hits in two games.
After leading her team to a 4-2 record over the weekend at the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic, sophomore utility player Shaye Bowden won Pac-12 player of the week.
No. 17 Oregon softball (11-4) finished off the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic with a 6-1 win over UC Santa Barbara on Sunday.
No. 17 Oregon softball (10-4) continued its 2019 season with a doubleheader in the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic on Saturday against Texas A&M and Texas Tech.
The Oregon softball team won the first game of its doubleheader on Thursday, beating New Mexico State 3-1 before falling to Bethune-Cookman, 5-3.