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Valpo Softball Announces 2018 Schedule

The Valparaiso University softball program announced today its schedule for the upcoming 2018 season as the Crusaders prepare for their first season of Missouri Valley Conference play.


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Five Players Sign NLIs With Softball During Early Signing Period


Five incoming freshmen have signed National Letters of Intent to join the Valparaiso University softball program for the 2018-19 academic year during the early signing period. The Crusaders will welcome Taylor Herschbach, Taylor Knight, Peyton Moeder, Taylor Tonoian and Jaina Westphal to the team next season.


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Three Softball Players Named NFCA Scholar-Athletes


Three Valparaiso University softball players have been named National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Scholar-Athletes for their work in the classroom during the 2016-17 academic year, as the organization announced its annual list of honorees this week.


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Valpo Softball To Hold Inaugural Hit-a-Thon October 9


The Valparaiso University softball program will be holding its inaugural Hit-a-Thon to raise money for the program, where fans can pledge money on any of the Crusader players or any of the special guests, on Monday, October 9. Kicking the inaugural event off and headlining it will be Valpo men's basketball head coach Matt Lottich.


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Valpo Softball Announces Fall Schedule


Valparaiso University softball head coach Kate Stake announced the program’s schedule for the upcoming fall season today, a schedule which features a pair of home dates at the Valpo Softball Complex.


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Valpo Softball Holding Walk-On Tryouts, Seeking Team Managers


The Valparaiso softball program will be holding walk-on tryouts for the 2018 season on Thursday, Aug. 24, starting at 4:30 p.m. at the Valpo Softball Complex. In addition, the Crusaders are seeking student managers to assist the program during the fall and spring seasons.


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Valpo In The Valley: Softball


Concluding the #ValpoInTheValley series, which will take a look at each of the Missouri Valley Conference’s 17 sports, is softball. Learn about the landscape of The Valley in softball, how Valpo has fared against opponents from The Valley in the past, and hear from head coach Kate Stake as she talks about what the program is looking forward to entering its first season of MVC competition and who will lead the way in 2018 for her team.


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Valpo Softball to Hold Pitching Clinic


Valparaiso University softball associate head coach Monica Wright will be conducting a pitching clinic over four sessions during the month of November.


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Valpo Softball to Host Fall Experience Camp


Head coach Kate Stake and the Valparaiso University softball program will host a Fall Experience Camp on Saturday, Sept. 30 at the Valpo Softball Complex. The camp is open to players who will graduate from high school from 2018 through 2023.


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Grable Joins Crusader Coaching Staff as Graduate Assistant


Valparaiso University softball head coach Kate Stake announced today that Kayti Grable – a three-time All-Region honoree as a player at Northern Illinois University – will join the Crusader coaching staff this fall as a graduate assistant.