2016-17 Softball News
May 15, 2017
The Wesleyan College Department of Athletics has announced that it has hired Marissa Mariano as its next head softball coach following the retirement of Dicky Hightower at the end of the 2017 season.
May 9, 2017
Wesleyan's Dickey Hightower has announced his retirement following six seasons of coaching the Wolves softball team.
April 25, 2017
The Wesleyan College Athletic Department hosted its annual awards banquet on Tuesday evening, honoring its athletes for their outstanding play and dedication to the Wolves athletics programs for the 2016-2017 school year.
April 23, 2017
In their season finale, the Wesleyan College softball team came up just short in a 4-3 loss to LaGrange College.
April 21, 2017
After a two week break from play, the Wesleyan College softball team returned to the field on the road at Brewton Parker College on Friday afternoon. The Wolves hit the ball well in both games but were edged out by the Barons, falling 9-4 and 10-7.
April 2, 2017
The Wesleyan College softball team wrapped up USA South play on Sunday afternoon, dropping two games to LaGrange College, 3-2 and 9-1.
April 1, 2017
Trailing 2-0 in the bottom of the seventh inning, Wesleyan College mounted an exciting comeback over Huntingdon College to pick up their fourth USA South conference softball win of the season, 3-2.
March 29, 2017
Wesleyan's bats came alive as the Wolves picked up two big win on Wednesday evening over USA South rival Agnes Scott College. Wesleyan won 6-2 and 4-2 as Valerie Clower and Claire Crawford each earned wins for the Wolves.
March 26, 2017
Trailing 7-0 to William Peace, the Wesleyan College softball team made a strong run at the Pacers in the seventh inning but came up just short, falling to the USA South foe 8-5.
March 25, 2017
Wesleyan College softball team had a better day at the plate, but the hits came without runners in scoring position, so the Wolves could never push runs across the plate against NC Wesleyan on Saturday afternoon.
March 22, 2017
Berry College lived up to their billing as the top ranked team in the nation on Wednesday afternoon, taking two games from Wesleyan, 15-2 and 14-0.
March 19, 2017
The Wesleyan College softball team could not get the bats going on Sunday afternoon against Ferrum College, who took both games of a doubleheader from the Wolves with scores of 4-0 and 12-0.
March 18, 2017
In a back and forth seven inning match up, the Wesleyan College softball team came away with a 4-3 win over USA South foe Mary Baldwin on Saturday afternoon.
March 11, 2017
In an effort to beat the snow, Wesleyan moved up their doubleheader against Salem College to Saturday evening, but the Spirits had hot bats on a cold night and took two from the Wolves. The Spirits won 5-1 and 9-1.
March 4, 2017
The Wesleyan College softball team put up a good fight but ultimately fell just short against USA South foe Maryville College on Saturday afternoon.
March 3, 2017
The Wesleyan College softball team was swept by Covenant College in a doubleheader on Friday afternoon, falling by scores of 7-0 and 13-5.
February 28, 2017
The Wesleyan College softball team opened USA South conference action on Tuesday afternoon, dropping both games of a doubleheader to preseason favorite Piedmont, 3-0 and 13-1.
February 26, 2017
The Wesleyan College softball team struggled to find an offensive rhythm on Sunday afternoon, falling in a doubleheader to NAIA foe College of Coastal Georgia by scores of 9-1 and 11-0.
February 19, 2017
Perrenial softball powerhouse Emory University, who began the 2017 season ranked fourth in the nation, lived up to the hype on Sunday afternoon, sweeping a doubleheader from Wesleyan College by scores of 9-1 and 13-1.
February 18, 2017
Valerie Clower and Nicole Wilson each tossed complete game shutouts as Wesleyan College evened its record at 2-2 after sweeping Sewanee.
February 11, 2017
Covenant College spoiled the season opener for Wesleyan College by taking both ends of a doubleheader at the Mathews Athletic Complex 7-0 and 8-0.
February 8, 2017
The 2017 Wesleyan College softball team is looking to combine a strong core of returners with a large group of newcomers in hopes of making waves in a new conference.