2018 EMU Softball News

  • Saturday's Home Opener Against No. 6 CNU Postponed
    March 16, 2018
    Due to forecasted precipitation and cold weather, Saturday's home opener between EMU's softball women and No. 6 Christopher Newport University has been postponed. A makeup date has yet to be determined.
  • Royals Athlete Of The Week: Sydney Reath
    March 15, 2018
    Sydney Reath is known for her leadership abilities and consistency on EMU’s softball team. As a junior, she has added a new kind of challenge.
  • Reath Named ODAC Pitcher Of The Week
    March 12, 2018
    After a 3-0 week in the circle, Sydney Reath was named the ODAC Pitcher of the Week. It was the first weekly award from the Old Dominion Athletic Conference for the junior pitcher/infielder, already a two-time All-ODAC honoree.
  • Royals Dominate Spring Break, Bring Home Ten Wins
    March 07, 2018
    The EMU softball team leaves Myrtle Beach, S.C. without a loss after going 10-0 at the Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic. The women are now 11-3 overall and have a ten-day gap to prepare for their home opener against Christopher Newport University on Saturday, Mar. 17. 
  • Softball Women Win Four More In Myrtle Beach
    March 05, 2018
    Eastern Mennonite's softball team picked up four more wins at the Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic on Monday and Tuesday afternoon, outlasting Wilkes University (4-2), Chatham University (1-3), Sage College (1-2), and Medaille College (3-2). 
  • Offense Catches Fire In Weekend Sweep
    March 03, 2018
    The Eastern Mennonite softball women started red-hot at the Fastpitch Dreams Tournament in Myrtle Beach, S.C. after earning four wins on the weekend. The Royals used a great combination of getting of the scoreboard first while using great pitching to limit their opponents' opportunities.
  • Softball Opens Season At Grand Slam Triangle Classic
    February 24, 2018
    The Eastern Mennonite University softball team went 1-3 during its opening weekend at the Grand Slam Triangle Classic in Raleigh, N.C.
  • SEASON PREVIEW: Young Softball Team Prepares For Promising 2018
    February 13, 2018
    January 15 marked the official start of the 2018 softball season for a young Eastern Mennonite team. The Royals will open their schedule with four games at the Grand Slam Triangle Classic in Raleigh, N.C. on Feb. 24-25.
  • Royals Picked No. 7 In Preseason Softball Poll
    February 08, 2018
    The Eastern Mennonite softball team has been picked to finish seventh in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Preseason Poll. The Royals earned 31 points in the voting done by the league's coaches, well-spaced behind Roanoke at sixth and ahead of Randolph in eighth.
  • Softball Set For 2018 Season Opener
    February 01, 2018
    The Eastern Mennonite softball team has officially announced its complete 2018 schedule, playing 40 games in the regular season with only five dates at Gehman Field, all via doubleheader.
  • EMU To Dedicate Softball Seating Funded By Aylor Memorial Fund
    October 08, 2017
    Eastern Mennonite University will hold a special ceremony on Sunday, Oct. 15, at 3:00pm to dedicate the new seating area behind home plate of Gehman Field. The built-in terraces were funded by the Kaitlin Aylor Memorial Fund.
  • EMU Softball To Play At Division I JMU
    September 29, 2017
    Royals fans are getting a unique opportunity this weekend to see the softball team play at Division I James Madison University. The doubleheader will take place on Sunday, Oct. 1 at 1:00.