SIOUX CITY, Iowa – (Box Score) Jessi Duncan limited No. 8 William Carey (Miss.) to seven hits and zero runs as seventh-seeded Oregon Tech defeated the Crusaders, 3-0, on Monday at the 35th Annual NAIA Softball World Series, presented by Security National Bank and Morningside College. William Carey's defense struggled on the day with four errors which resulted in three unearned runs by Oregon Tech.
SIOUX CITY, Iowa – (Box Score) William Carey (Miss.) freshman pitcher Hannah Moak (FR/Ruth, Miss.) stifled the No. 4 seed Campbellsville (Ky.) bats as the Crusaders stayed alive by a 3-1 score in the elimination bracket of the 35th Annual NAIA Softball World Series, presented by Security National Bank and Morningside College. The eighth-seeded Crusaders did not explode offensively, but did enough in a three-run third inning to live to play another day.
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SIOUX CITY, Iowa – (Box Score) Lucy Baldovino limited No. 8 William Carey (Miss.) to six hits through seven innings and earned a 5-0 shutout for No. 9 Concordia (Ore.) in the first day of the 35th Annual NAIA Softball World Series, presented by Security National Bank and Morningside College. Concordia's offense got all five runs in the fourth inning.
Hattiesburg, Miss.- (World Series Bracket) Down to their final six outs William Carey University rallied with three runs in the 6th inning to defeat Lindenwood-Belleville, 3-2 and cap off a three win day to advance to the 2015 NAIA Softball World Series in Sioux City, Iowa on May 22-28, 2015.
Hattiesburg, Miss.- (Tournament Central) - Hannah Moak (FR/Ruth, Miss.) fired a four hit complete game shutout as No. 2 seed William Carey (Miss.) defeated No. 4 seed Lindenwood University- Belleville to force a winner take all championship game in the William Carey Bracket of the 2015 NAIA Softball National Championship Opening Round.
Hattiesburg, Miss.- (Tournament Central) No. 2 seed William Carey kept their season alive with a commanding 3-0 win over No. 1 seed University of Science & Arts in game five action in the William Carey Bracket of the 2015 NAIA Softball National Championship Opening Round.
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Hattiesburg, Miss.- #9 William Carey University will get the 2016 season underway on Thursday as they take on Mississippi College in Clinton. First pitch of the doubleheader is scheduled for 3:00 pm.
Kansas City, MO.: The Lady Crusaders of William Carey University open the 2016 season ranked #9 in the country among NAIA institutions in the Preseason NAIA Coaches' Poll. The Lady Crusaders have been ranked in the Top 25 in this poll for 75 consecutive weeks, dating back to 2008.
SIOUX CITY, Iowa – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced Wednesday that 402 softball student-athletes have been named 2015 Daktronics-NAIA Softball Scholar-Athletes. William Carey (Miss.) landed the most individuals on the list with 10 total.