Beacons Drop One-Run Decision to Ohio

The Valpo softball team finished out the Frost Classic in Chattanooga, Tenn. on Sunday afternoon, falling 5-4 to Ohio.


McDermott Gem Gives Valpo Split Saturday at Frost Classic

One day after tossing a three-hitter in her first outing of the weekend, Valpo softball freshman pitcher Sydney McDermott (Stout, Ohio/Portsmouth West) did one better on Saturday, giving up just a sole unearned run on two hits as the Beacons earned a 2-1 extra-inning victory over Georgetown at the Frost Classic. Valpo split its two games Saturday, falling earlier in the day to host Chattanooga.


Softball Drops Pair to Open Weekend in Chattanooga

The Valpo softball team opened the Frost Classic in Chattanooga, Tenn. Friday morning with a pair of games. The Beacons came out on the wrong end of a pitcher’s duel with Texas A&M-CC, falling 2-1, and then suffered a 11-2 setback against UT Martin.


Softball Heads to Chattanooga for Frost Classic

The Valpo softball team heads back on the road this weekend, making its way to the Volunteer State for five games over three days at Chattanooga's Frost Classic. The Beacons will face Texas A&M-CC, UT Martin, Georgetown and Ohio in addition to the host Mocs.


Utendorf Named MVC Newcomer of the Week

It took just two weekends of Division I softball for Valpo sophomore Kam Utendorf (Columbus Grove, Ohio/Columbus Grove [Black Hawk College]) to earn her first award, as Utendorf was named Missouri Valley Conference Newcomer of the Week today.


Softball Closes Weekend with Win Over Youngstown State

The Valpo softball team made sure its trip home from South Carolina would be a happy one on Sunday morning, as the Beacons used a big third inning to close out the Pinnacle PC Invitational with an 8-5 victory over Youngstown State.


Beacons Drop Pair Saturday in South Carolina

Senior Alexis Johnson (Schererville, Ind./Lake Central) tallied three hits over Saturday’s pair of games for the Valpo softball team at the Pinnacle PC Invitational in Clinton, S.C., as the Beacons fell 6-2 to Morehead State and 6-1 to Presbyterian.


Softball Wins Slugfest in Friday Split

The Valpo softball team picked up its first win of the season Friday as it opened action at the Pinnacle PC Invitational in Clinton, S.C., emerging on top in a slugfest against Morehead State, 13-11. The nightcap wasn’t as kind to the Beacons, as they fell 4-1 to Youngstown State.


Softball Continues Early-Season Action at Presbyterian

The Valpo softball team continues early-season action this weekend from the Palmetto State, as the Beacons visit Presbyterian for the Pinnacle PC Invitational. Valpo will also face Morehead State and Youngstown State twice apiece in addition to one matchup with the host Blue Hose.