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Softball: Utes hit a number of milestones in weekend classic

February 22, 2015

The Utah softball team played five games in the Mary Nutter Classic over the weekend in Cathedral City, Calif. and accomplished something it hasn’t done in almost 10 years ­— beat a top 10 team. The fifth win of the tournament also was a milestone for Utah coach Amy Hogue as it was her 200th win...

Freshman Viramontes seeing success in transition to college game

Freshman Viramontes seeing success in transition to college game

February 18, 2015

Miranda Viramontes, a freshman from Chino, Calif., is quickly getting acquainted with college softball life. Viramontes makes up one half of a freshman pitching duo that Utah is already heavily relying on this season. It’s nothing she isn’t used too. RELATED: CASTRO'S BLAST HELPS UTES RECORD 5-1 RECORD AT UNLV CLASSIC During Viramontes’ four year high school career she only lost on...

Castro’s blast helps Utes record 5-1 record at UNLV Classic

February 16, 2015

The Utes had a successful trip to Vegas over the weekend, hitting and pitching the ball well on their way to 5-1 weekend record at the UNLV Wilson/DeMarini Classic. YOU MIGHT HAVE MISSED: SOFTBALL HEADS TO VEGAS FOR WEEKEND SLATE OF GAMES The Utes first bested Long Beach State 7-5 in nine innings, and fol...

Softball heads to Vegas for weekend slate of games

February 12, 2015

After a 2-3 outing last weekend in its season-opening tournament, Utah will head to Las Vegas this weekend to play in the UNLV Wilson/DeMarini Classic. The Utes have two games both Friday and Saturday, followed by a single game on both Sunday and Monday. RELATED: FRESHMAN PITCHER DONAVAN LOOKS TO MAKE IM...

Freshman pitcher Donovan looks to make impact for Utes

February 11, 2015

In just her second start, freshman pitcher Katie Donovan found herself in a position that she had been in a handful of times before — just one out away from throwing a no-hitter. Donovan made an immediate splash for the Utes during her first tournament as a Utah softball player. She pitched 17.2 innings,...

Softball notebook: Utah improves at the plate over weekend

February 9, 2015

Utah experienced some early season struggles at the plate over the weekend at the So-Cal Collegiate Classic. The Utes weren’t seeing the ball well and head coach Amy Hogue expressed disappointment regarding the hitting. RELATED: UTES STRUGGLE AT THE PLATE, GO 2-3 AT THE SO-CAL COLLEGIATE CLASSIC But things did get better. After averaging just 4.5 hits ...

Utes struggle at the plate, go 2-3 at So-Cal Collegiate Classic

February 8, 2015

Utah finally got its long-awaited chance to get back out on the diamond last weekend when it played in the So-Cal Collegiate Classic Tournament, but the Utes registered an underwhelming record of 2-3 throughout the weekend. However, two of those losses came at the hands of two highly-ranked teams in...

Softball looks to take down top teams in first week of season

February 5, 2015

Utah is headed to California this weekend to play in the So-Cal Collegiate Classic, where they will get their first real game action this season. After practicing against each other for so long, the team is ready and excited to play against some different opponents. RELATED: UTES' NEW SENIOR LEADERSHIP READY TO HIT THE NEW SEASON HARD The Utes will start off their five-game tournament agai...

Utes’ new senior leadership ready to hit the new season hard

February 5, 2015

The Utah softball team is swinging for the fences this season, both literally and figuratively, as they have high expectations coming into 2015. The Utes will learn where they stand in relation to other top teams when they go up against two preseason-top 25 teams this weekend in Cal., No. 24 Texas A&M;...

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