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University of Utah Softball team player and junior Jordyn Gasper (11) hits the ball during an NCAA dual meet against Stanford University at the Dumke Family Softball Stadium in Salt Lake City on 27 March 2021 (Photo by Abu Asib | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Softball Dominates in First Fall League Game

By Chase Mullin, Assistant Sports Editor September 23, 2021

  It was a warm, picture-perfect evening at Dumke Family Softball Stadium on the University of Utah campus, as the University of Utah softball team slugged their way to a dominating 14-1 victory...

The University of Utah competes against Stanford during an NCAA Basketball game at the Jon M. Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Utah on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020. (Photo by Kiffer Creveling | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Athletics Adds to 2021 Rosters on National Signing Day

By Ethan Pearce, Sports Editor November 18, 2020

  National Signing Day was last week for almost every sport except football, and that means that Utah fans are welcoming a ton of new Utah athletes to campus. It was an overall successful week...

Utah Athletics Adds Two New Assistant Coaches In June

Utah Athletics Adds Two New Assistant Coaches In June

By Cole Bagley, Sports Editor July 2, 2020

  Despite college athletics being cancelled due to Covid-19 for the last few months, the University of Utah Athletics department has been busy, as they’ve recently added two new coaches. Utah...

(Photo by Curtis Lin | Daily Utah Chronicle)

Batter Up: What to Expect from Utah Baseball and Softball This Season

By Casey Overfield and Brayden Ramsay February 18, 2020

  Utah Baseball  The University of Utah baseball team is geared up for the 2020 season, and they have the skill level to see success in the new year.  Last year, the Utes were a young team...

University of Utah freshman pitcher Sydney Sandez (1) pitched the ball in an NCAA Softball game vs. Arizona at Dumke Family Softball Field in Salt Lake City on Saturday April 6, 2019.(Photo by Curtis Lin | Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Softball Starts Season With Five Big Wins

By Casey Overfield , Sports Editor February 10, 2020

  The University of Utah softball team (5-0, 0-0 Pac-12) started off their 2020 season on a high note as they swept all five of their opponents in the Kajikawa Classic this last weekend. The Utes...

(Illustration by Alex Garcia | Daily Utah Chronicle)

Should We Show Some Mercy?

By Casey Overfield and Sammy Mora November 19, 2019

Every year, college teams score more and more points, and new records are set.  Gone are the days where we end games early due to the mercy rule, but could this become a factor in NCAA college games?         

The University of Utah Softball Team huddled up in an NCAA Softball game vs. Arizona at Dumke Family Softball Field in Salt Lake City, UT on Saturday April 06, 2019.

(Photo by Curtis Lin | Daily Utah Chronicle)

A Look Back at the 2019 Softball Season

By Casey Overfield, Sports Editor May 28, 2019

  Here at the University of Utah, few sports continue on after graduation day. One group of athletes that are required to finish out their season on campus is the softball team. Regular season...

University of Utah Womens Softball Team senior second baseman Hannah Flippen (1) stops at second base in an NCAA Regional Game vs. The Fordam Rams at Dumke Family Softball Stadium, Salt Lake City, UT on Thursday, May 18, 2017

(Photo by Adam Fondren | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Former Utah Softball Star Reflects on First Year as Assistant Coach

By Casey Overfield, Sports Editor May 27, 2019

  Most coaches that you see coaching high-level teams started their journey on the field, playing through college and often in the professional world as well. A head coaching job is typically the...

University of Utah freshman distance runner Sara Leonard (15), junior distance runner Jade Mulvey (10), and sophomore distance runner Ashley Licata (13) ran in the Womens 3000 meter run in an NCAA Track and Field meet at the McCarthey Family Track and Field Complex in Salt Lake City, UT on Saturday April 13, 2019.

(Photo by Curtis Lin | Daily Utah Chronicle)

Spring Sports at the U

By Casey Overfield, Sports Editor May 15, 2019

  After a thrilling and competitive fall season, the spring sports at the University of Utah came in strong and wrapped up the school year on a high note. Nine sports finished their seasons in the...

University of Utah freshman utility Ellessa Bonstrom (2) was ready to run in an NCAA Softball game vs. Arizona at Dumke Family Softball Field in Salt Lake City, UT on Saturday April 06, 2019.

(Photo by Curtis Lin | Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utes Set to Finish Season in Corvallis

By Casey Overfield, Sports Editor May 10, 2019

  The University of Utah (18-33 overall, 6-15 conference) softball team will wrap up their 2019 season with one last road trip to Corvallis, Oregon where they will take on Oregon State University...