A decade in athletics: Softball prepares for a new decade of winning after 12 years under an interim coach
Softball has been one of the best-performing teams at Columbia throughout this decade. Head coach Jennifer Teague is coming off of an Ivy League Coach of the Year season during which the Lions could have received their first Ivy League championship; the team was projected to win the conference before the 2020 season was canceled....
An injury-plagued junior year had cast some doubt on senior second baseman Taylor Troutt. She missed a quarter of last season with nagging injuries and hit just .223 with almost as many strikeouts as hits. But after a dominant senior season in which she hit more like Mike Trout, no questions remain about one of the truly great hitters in Columbia history....
After years of toiling away near the bottom of the Ivy League standings, Columbia softball seems to finally have turned a corner. A sea of change in coaching, recruiting, and execution has resulted in the program’s best year since its inception in 2006....
Softball officially clinched its best-ever record in conference play with its first win on Saturday, and its first-ever winning season in conference play with its second this weekend....
Softball had its best Ivy League series of this season against Brown this past weekend, winning all three games and ascending to third place in the Ancient Eight standings....
Softball lost two of three at home against Harvard this weekend in the fourth weekend of Ivy play.
After winning four of its first six Ivy League games behind a dominant offense, softball lost two of three against Dartmouth this past weekend.
Fresh off of a thrilling 11-10 walk-off victory at home Wednesday afternoon against Fairfield, softball will travel to Dartmouth this weekend.
Softball built on its strong start to the season with two wins at home against Yale this weekend.
Softball opened its 2018 Ivy League season in Philadelphia on Saturday and finished the weekend with two wins and one loss against Penn.