Columbia softball senior Madison Gott was selected the Louisville Slugger/NFCA National Player of the Week, as announced by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association on Tuesday.
Senior Madison Gott was named Ivy League Player of the Week for a second time this season, as announced by the league office Monday afternoon.
Due to the impending winter storm and cold temperatures expected to affect the New York metropolitan area, Wednesday's Columbia softball game at Fairleigh Dickinson has been cancelled.
Penn scored six runs through the first two innings and the Columbia softball team's late rally came up short, dropping the final game of its opening Ivy League series, 8-5, Sunday afternoon at Penn Park.
Senior Madison Gott hit two game-winning home runs, each in extra innings, and the Columbia softball team hit seven home runs on the way to a thrilling Ivy League opening day sweep over Penn, 8-6 (8) and 9-7 (8).
The Columbia softball team (5-10) begins the 2018 Ivy League schedule this weekend with a three-game series at Penn (2-10). The series starts with a doubleheader on Saturday at 12:30 p.m. The final game of the series is scheduled for the same time on Sunday.
Loyola Marymount's Hannah Bandimere held the Columbia softball team to just one run on three hits and Columbia fell in the battle of the Lions, 3-1, Wednesday afternoon at Smith Field.
Erin Gallo tossed a one-hit shutout to lead the Columbia softball team over Cal State Fullerton, 5-0, late Tuesday evening at Anderson Family Field.
The Columbia softball team (4-9) plays the final two games of its Spring Break trip in California this Tuesday and Wednesday, taking on Cal State Fullerton and Loyola Marymount. The Lions battle the Titans Tuesday at 9 p.m. ET (6 p.m. PT), followed by the last game of the trip against LMU on Wednesday at 3 p.m. ET (12 p.m. PT).
The Columbia softball team earned its first win of its Spring Break trip to California, scoring seven runs in the first inning to defeat Colgate, 7-1, at the UC Riverside Classic. The Lions opened the day with a loss by the same score to North Dakota State.
The Columbia softball team began its Spring Break trip with two games at the UC Riverside Classic on Saturday, but was defeated, 6-1, by Boise State and, 9-5, by tournament host UC Riverside.
The Columbia softball team (3-6) flies to California to play six games over the course of five days, beginning this weekend at the UC Riverside Classic. The Lions begin the tournament Saturday with a doubleheader against Boise State and tournament-host UC Riverside. Two more games are scheduled for Sunday morning as Columbia squares off with North Dakota State and Colgate.