The Valparaiso University softball team took one of two games Saturday afternoon at the Valpo Softball Complex in Missouri Valley Conference play against Evansville, bouncing back after a 2-0 defeat in the opener to down the Purple Aces in the nightcap, 6-2.
Having joined the Valpo softball program in conjunction with Team IMPACT in February of 2016, Andie Kalemba is now in her third year as a member of the team. As the program prepares to host its second annual Be The Match drive during Saturday’s home doubleheader, we take a look back on Andie’s time as a member of the Crusader softball program.
The Valparaiso University softball team came up just short in Missouri Valley Conference action Wednesday afternoon at the Valpo Softball Complex, falling to Loyola by a 2-1 final. Game two of the scheduled doubleheader was postponed due to weather.
A key week is on tap for the Valparaiso University softball team, as the Crusaders play host to five Missouri Valley Conference games. Valpo welcomes Loyola in mid-week action on Wednesday afternoon before Evansville comes to town for a three-game series this weekend. Wednesday's doubleheader against Loyola will now start at 11 a.m., one hour earlier than previously scheduled.
The Valparaiso University softball team dropped both ends of a relocated MVC doubleheader at the UNI-Dome in Cedar Falls, Iowa Sunday afternoon to a first-place Drake squad, as the Crusaders were no-hit in a 4-0 loss in the opener and were edged in the nightcap, 2-1.
Inclement weather in Des Moines has caused the cancellation of Saturday’s scheduled doubleheader between the Valparaiso University softball team and Drake.
The Valparaiso University softball team scored immediately in the first inning on Wednesday on a warm, sunny day at the Valpo Softball Complex, and junior pitcher Kelsie Packard (Beloit, Wis./Turner [Rock Valley College]) and the Valpo defense did the rest, as the Crusaders went on to a 4-0 victory over Fort Wayne in non-conference action.
The Valparaiso University softball team takes a brief step out of conference play as it hosts Fort Wayne on Wednesday afternoon before traveling to take on MVC-leading Drake in Des Moines this weekend.
The Valparaiso University softball team dropped both games of a doubleheader in Missouri Valley Conference play Sunday afternoon at the Valpo Softball Complex against UNI, falling to the Panthers 5-0 in the opener and 7-3 in the nightcap.