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The Daily Utah Chronicle

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The Daily Utah Chronicle

University of Utah sophomore catcher Katie Faulk (15) caught freshman utility Jess Lynch (32)s pitch 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 Come Out on Top in Last Home Series

By Casey Overfield, Sports Editor May 5, 2019

  In their final home stand of the 2019 season, the University of Utah faced up against the University of Oregon in three games, a series in which they won two of the three games.   Game...

The University of Utah Softball infielders huddle up prior to the start of the game 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 Carry Momentum Into Final Home Series

By Casey Overfield, Sports Editor May 3, 2019

  The University of Utah (16-32 overall, 4-14 conference) softball team is heading into their final home series of the season as they host the University of Oregon (21-25 overall, 4-14 conference)...

The University of Utah Softball Team cheered as University of Utah senior outfielder Ally Dickman (21) hit a homerun in an NCAA Softball game vs. Arizona at Dumke Family Softball Field in Salt Lake City, UT on Saturday April 06, 2019.

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Utes Drop Three Against No. 3 UCLA

By Casey Overfield, Sports Editor April 28, 2019

  The University of Utah softball team was unable to stay afloat as they dropped three games to No. 3 UCLA this weekend. Utah was outscored 22-1 by the nationally ranked Bruins, and the Utes managed...

The University of Utah Softball Teams outfielders 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)

Utes Prep For No. 2 UCLA

By Casey Overfield, Sports Editor April 27, 2019

As they begin the decline of their season, the University of Utah softball team (15-29 overall, 4-11 conference) will travel to California to play three games against No. 2 UCLA (40-2 overall, 14-1 conference). Scouting...

University of Utah sophomore outfielder Julia Noskin (10) readied at bat in an NCAA Softball game vs. Arizona at Dumke Family Softball Field in Salt Lake City, UT on Saturday April 06, 2019.

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No Sweat for Noskin: Tough California Transplant Plays Softball with Mother’s Proud Support

By Casey Overfield, Sports Editor April 26, 2019

  Many of the student athletes at the University of Utah move here from the west coast for a change of scenery and, in many cases, to attend school for a cheaper price.   Julia Noskin, a sophomore...

University of Utah catcher Katie Faulk (15) catches freshman utility Jess Lynch (32)s pitch in an NCAA Softball game vs. Arizona at Dumke Family Softball Field in Salt Lake City, UT on Saturday April 6, 2019.
(Photo by Curtis Lin | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utes Put up a Fight Against Washington

By Casey Overfield, Sports Editor April 21, 2019

  For the second weekend in a row, the University of Utah softball team fell to a high-ranked team, but didn’t go down without a fight. The Utes hosted No. 3 University of Washington in a three-game...

University of Utah junior outfielder Alyssa Barrera (16) threw the ball 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 Prepare for No. 3 Washington

By Casey Overfield, Sports Editor April 18, 2019

  Returning to Salt Lake, the University of Utah (14-26 overall, 3-9 conference) softball team is preparing to host the No. 3 University of Washington (35-6 overall, 12-3 conference) in a three-game...

University of Utah Softball team celebrate after a homer by sophomore infielder Ryley Ball (9) during an NCAA Softball game vs the BYU Cougars at Dumke Family Softball Stadium in Salt Lake City, UT on Wednesday April 18, 2018.

(Photo by Curtis Lin | Daily Utah Chronicle)

Overfield: What is Holding Women Back From Coaching Male Sports?

By Casey Overfield, Sports Editor April 16, 2019

  When we watch our favorite sports on television, whether it's the Utah Jazz in the NBA, the San Francisco Giants in the MLB or the Pittsburgh Steelers from the NFL, there is one commonality between...

University of Utah senior pitcher Hailey Hilburn (30) looked at home plate 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 Fall at Stanford Despite Tough Play

By Casey Overfield, Sports Editor April 15, 2019

  Although they lost the series, the University of Utah (14-26 overall, 3-9 conference) softball team had a successful outing this weekend against No. 25 Stanford University (30-7 overall, 7-2...

University of Utah freshman utility Ellessa Bonstrom (2) threw the ball to a teammate prior to the start of the game 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 Prepared to Head to Stanford

By Casey Overfield, Sports Editor April 12, 2019

  For their first road trip in three weeks, the University of Utah softball team is heading to Palo Alto, California to face Stanford University. Utah has come out victorious in each of the...