2020 EMU Softball News

  • Davis Earns All-State First Team Honors
    June 16, 2020
    Emily Davis capped her breakout sophomore season with a spot on the All-State First Team. This names Davis as one of the top three outfielders in the state, as voted upon by the VaSID.
  • Royals Athlete of the Week: Cassidey Chrisman
    May 08, 2020
    Cassidey Chrisman knows about ups and downs, missing her sophomore season with an injury before her senior year was cut short by COVID-19.
  • SEASON REVIEW: A Short Journey On The Road
    May 05, 2020
    The EMU Softball team spent their short lived 2020 season entirely away from Gehman Field.
  • 2020 SPRING SENIORS: Softball
    April 27, 2020
    This Senior Recognition Series Part Three focuses on the EMU softball team and their lone senior, Cassidey Chrisman.
  • Royals Athlete of the Week: Emily Campbell
    April 20, 2020
    Emily Campbell is a fantastic example of a collegiate athlete getting comfortable in their second year of play.
  • Royals Athlete of the Week: Emily Davis
    March 26, 2020
    Emily Davis was catching fire before the softball season was cut short, and was among ODAC leaders in many offensive categories.
  • EMU Announces Cancellation Of Spring Sports
    March 23, 2020
    EMU has announced the cancellation of all spring sports seasons and also that EMU Commencement will not be held in-person as scheduled on May 3.
  • Davis Named ODAC Player Of The Week
    March 16, 2020
    EMU Sophomore Emily Davis has been named the softball Old Dominion Athletic Conference Player of the Week.
  • Three-Run Seventh Gives Royals Win At MBU
    March 10, 2020
    EMU’s softball women earned another non-conference split on Tuesday in Staunton, Va. The Royals beat Mary Baldwin in the opener, scoring three times in the seventh for a 5-4 win. They left 10 runners on base in the nightcap, coming up short of a second comeback decision, to fall to 4-8 on the year.
  • Royals Split DH At Southern Virginia
    March 09, 2020
    Finally playing their first games of the year in Virginia, the EMU softball team split a doubleheader Monday at Southern Virginia University. They scored five runs in each game but couldn’t stop the Knights’ offense in the second game.
  • Royals Top Gwynedd Mercy And King's In South Carolina
    March 03, 2020
    EMU’s softball women split each of their final two days at the Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic in North Myrtle Beach, S.C., earning a gritty win each day. The Royals return home with some momentum in their 2-6 record.
  • Royals Drop Two In South Carolina
    March 02, 2020
    The Royals dropped a pair of games on their second day at the Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic in North Myrtle Beach, S.C. Despite hitting .281 as a team, EMU’s softball women (0-4) are still looking for their first win of the young season.
  • Softball Women Score Four Runs In First Inning Of 2020
    March 01, 2020
    The EMU softball team open their 2020 season at the Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic in North Myrtle Beach, S.C., on Sunday. The Royals scored four runs in their first at-bat of the year, but couldn’t maintain the momentum and took a pair of losses.
  • SEASON PREVIEW: Young Softball Women Look For Growth
    February 26, 2020
    The EMU softball women begin another year with a group of youthful players looking to make an impact early on in their careers.
  • ODAC Coaches Give EMU Softball Room To Move Up
    February 05, 2020
    The EMU softball team has been picked eleventh in the ODAC Preseason Poll.
  • Softball Releases 2020 Schedule
    January 28, 2020
    Entering his seventeenth year at the helm of EMU softball, head coach J.D. McCurdy has released the 38-game schedule for the 2020 season.
  • Smith Joins EMU Softball Coaching Staff
    August 13, 2019
    EMU softball coach J.D. McCurdy has announced the hiring of Morgan Smith as his program's new graduate assistant.