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Category: Softball

LIU Softball Falls To Mountaineers In Game 1 of the NEC Doubleheader

By: Michael Chin, Sports Editor LIU, the 2016 Northeast Conference softball regular season and tournament champions, started off conference play with a 9-4 loss to the Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers in the first game of the NEC doubleheader on Alumni Day at the LIU Field on Sunday, Apr. 2. Sophomore Schae Dickson got the Blackbirds […]

The Blackbirds Bats Were Quiet In The Loss Against The Bearcats

By: Michael Chin, Sports Editor After scoring a total of 18 runs in the first two games of the home stand, the LIU softball bats were quiet against the Binghamton Bearcats, as they loss 8-1 in the second game of the doubleheader on Saturday, Mar. 25. The Blackbirds offense had a chance to score first, […]

LIU Softball Falls Short To Princeton In Extra Innings

By: Michael Chin, Sports Editor A high-scoring game between the LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds and the Princeton Tigers started off the two-day home mini-tournament on Saturday, Mar. 25, as the Blackbirds loss 12-10 in extra innings to the Tigers. The first run of the game came from LIU junior Victoria Zamora in the bottom of the first […]

A Dominant Shutout Home Opener Win For LIU Softball

By: Michael Chin, Sports Editor The LIU softball team returned back home at the LIU Field for the first time since winning the 2016 NEC title last May, as they shutout the Quinnipiac University Bobcats, 8-0 in five innings in their 2017 home opener on Friday, Mar. 24. LIU junior pitcher, Erynn Sobieski started the […]

LIU Softball Is Ready For Another NEC Title

By: Michael Chin, Sports Editor Last year, the LIU Brooklyn softball team captured their 14th NEC title, the most out of any sport in Northeast Conference history. This year’s 2017 Blackbirds softball team are feeling even more confident and hungry for another NEC title. The ace pitcher of the defending NEC champions, junior Erynn Sobieski, […]

Softball Attempts To Improve Conference Record

BY: JUSTIN ELLIS Despite LIU’s softball teams overall record of 17-35 the Blackbirds will compete in the NEC tournament in a couple weeks. With the season coming to a close LIU attempted to improve its seeding but saw mixed results. Playing in Brooklyn, the Blackbirds split a doubleheader with Monmouth. The first game went to […]

Softball Sees A Change In Pace

BY: JUSTIN ELLIS Maybe LIU Brooklyn’s Women’s Softball team should play double headers more often, as they appear to be riding a high by adding seven wins to their overall record. Bryant was LIU’s first opponent in a tide of double headers, the first game went smoothly for the Blackbirds who saw a 12-4 win […]

Softball Shuts Out Its Opponents

BY: JUSTIN ELLIS With the season coming closer to and end, the women’s softball team has seemed to take a turn for the better competing in three doubleheaders. It started with a single 4-0 win over Farleigh Dickinson. The first game of the double header went LIU’s way VIA shutout. These runs were produced by […]

Softball Ends Losing Streak

BY: JUSTIN ELLIS With a record of 5-29 you would think a mercy rule of some sort would kick in because the season is dead. Until otherwise it’s safe to say R.I.P, but they have yet to reach the pearly gates there are still games to be played. LIU’s softball team showed an ounce of […]

Softball Continues Losing Streak

BY: JUSTIN ELLIS LIU Brooklyn’s softball teams season has left a lot to be desired. No matter how bad it has been the season must go on and they had another opportunity to redeem themselves in the USF Under Armour Showcase. The Blackbirds first chance would be against Western Michigan. It was the start of […]