Case Western Reserve Softball News

  • Hamilton Selected as CWRU’s Nominee for NCAA Woman of the Year Award
    July 15, 2020
    Case Western Reserve University senior Ilissa Hamilton of the softball team has been selected as the school’s nominee for the 2020 NCAA Division III Woman of the Year Award.
  • CWRU Statement on Fall Sports
    July 08, 2020
    Case Western Reserve University announced on Wednesday afternoon that its fall varsity sports (football, men’s and women’s soccer, volleyball, men’s and women’s cross country and men’s and women’s tennis) will not be participating in intercollegiate competition this season.
  • Hamilton Selected to CoSIDA Academic All-America First Team
    June 09, 2020
    Case Western Reserve University senior Ilissa Hamilton (S. Abington Township, Pa. / Scranton Preparatory School) was named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-America Division III Softball First Team, following her outstanding achievements both in the classroom and on the field over her career as a Spartan.
  • 2020 CWRU Softball Season Recap
    May 22, 2020
    The Case Western Reserve University softball team recorded its ninth-consecutive winning season in 2020, finishing the campaign with an overall record of 6-4 before the season was cut short due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Hamilton Named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District Team
    May 14, 2020
    Due to her outstanding performance both in the classroom and on the field, senior pitcher/ outfielder Ilissa Hamilton of the Case Western Reserve University softball team has been named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District softball first team.
  • Five Spartans Selected to All-UAA Softball Team
    April 29, 2020
    The Case Western Reserve University softball team placed five players on the 2020 All-University Athletic Association Team as announced by the UAA office on Wednesday.
  • Seventy-Nine Spartans Receive Spring UAA All-Academic Recognition
    April 21, 2020
    Seventy-nine participants in spring sports at Case Western Reserve University were among the 601 across the conference that received University Athletic Association Spring All-Academic Recognition, as announced by the league on Tuesday afternoon.
  • Senior Spotlight: Softball's Ilissa Hamilton, A complete student-athlete
    April 08, 2020
    Despite pitcher and outfielder Ilissa Hamilton’s many successes on the softball diamond, some of her favorite moments were the ones off the field.
  • Spartan Check-In with Softball Senior Mel Cuellar
    March 31, 2020
    We'll be checking in with our student-athletes over the next few weeks to see what's going on in their lives. This week's check-in is with softball senior Mel Cuellar.
  • Announcing 'Spartan Stories': Daily Features on CWRU Athletes, Teams & Alumni
    March 26, 2020
    While athletics at Case Western Reserve University might be on hold for the time being, athletics.case.edu will be providing a new way for Spartan fans to follow the program. For the remainder of the spring and into the summer, the official website of Spartan Athletics will be providing ‘Spartan Stories,’ a series daily features on teams, athletes and alumni to allow fans to keep up with their favorite teams.
  • CWRU Classic Game of the Day: CWRU Softball Beats Rowan in Extra Innings at the NCAA Championships
    March 19, 2020
    Over the next few weeks, athletics.case.edu will be digging into our archives to highlight some of the great games and events for the Spartans over the past few years.
  • CWRU Athletics Cancels Remainder of 2020 Spring Varsity Season
    March 13, 2020
    The health, safety and well-being of our student athletes, coaches, staff and community is our top priority. Due to the rapidly changing circumstances related to the CoVid-19 pandemic, Case Western Reserve University Department of Physical Education and Athletics has announced the cancellation of the remainder of the 2020 spring varsity athletics season beginning on Saturday, March 14th.
  • Softball Sweeps on Final Day of The Spring Games
    March 17, 2020
    The Case Western Reserve University softball team swept its final two games at The Spring Games in Clermont, Florida on Friday, as the Spartans topped the College of Wooster 6-2 in the first game, and then the offense erupted to earn a 12-2 victory in five innings over Defiance College in the second game.
  • Reynolds Selected as UAA Hitter of the Week for Softball
    March 16, 2020
    Case Western Reserve University junior catcher Dusstyn Reynolds was named the University Athletic Association Hitter of the Week, after helping the Spartans post a 5-3 record during their spring break trip to Florida this past week.
  • Spartan Club Athletes of the Week for Mar. 16: Casey McConihe and Dusstyn Reynolds
    March 16, 2020
    Case Western Reserve University senior Casey McConihe, a first baseman on the baseball team, and junior Dusstyn Reynolds, a catcher on the softball team, have been named the Spartan Club Athletes of the Week for their performances this past week.
  • Spartans Fall Twice at The Spring Games on Thursday
    March 13, 2020
    The Case Western Reserve University softball team suffered a pair of one-run losses on Thursday, as the Spartans were edged 4-3 by Nebraska Wesleyan University and 10-9 by Wisconsin Lutheran College at The Spring Games in Minneola, Florida.
  • CWRU Athletics CoVID-19 Policies and Information
    March 11, 2020
    As the ongoing situation with the spread of the Coronavirus in the United States continues to develop, the Department of Physical Education and Athletics at Case Western Reserve University will be announcing policies to help ensure the health and well-being of our constituents. This page will serve as a hub for those policies, and will be updated as necessary.
  • CWRU Softball Splits Tuesday Slate in Clermont, Fla.
    March 10, 2020
    The Case Western Reserve University softball team split its two games at The Spring Games in Clermont, Florida on Tuesday, as the Spartans fell to Heidelberg University 6-5 in extra innings in the first game, but then topping DeSales University 5-3 in the second game.
  • Spartan Softball Sweeps Monday Slate; Improve to 3-1
    March 09, 2020
    The Case Western Reserve University softball team picked up a pair of wins on Monday in Minneola, Florida, as the offense continued its surge in a 9-2 win over Heidelberg University in the first game of the day, and then picked up a 2-0 win over Haverford College in the late contest.
  • Spartan Softball Splits on First Day of The Spring Games
    March 08, 2020
    The Case Western Reserve University softball team picked up their first win of the 2020 campaign at The Spring Games in Leesburg, Florida, as the Spartans topped 14th-ranked Ithaca College 9-7 in the second game of the day, but fell 7-6 to Millsaps College in the early contest.
  • CWRU Softball Heads to Florida for Spring Break Games
    March 04, 2020
    The Case Western Reserve University softball team will begin their 2020 season as the team is set to travel to Clermont, Florida to play 10 games in six days from March 8th – 13th at The Spring Games in Clermont, Florida.
  • Weekend Softball Games in Marietta Cancelled
    February 27, 2020
    The Case Western Reserve University softball team has announced the cancellation of its scheduled doubleheaders on Saturday, February 29th and Sunday March 1st against Marietta College and Wittenberg College due to inclement weather.
  • 2020 Softball Season Preview
    February 21, 2020
    Equipped with a mix of experienced veterans and talented newcomers, the Case Western Reserve University softball team has its sights set on a successful campaign this spring.
  • Josie Henry talks CWRU Softball with Ron Jantz
    February 13, 2020
    Josie Henry talks CWRU Softball with Ron Jantz during halftime of the women's basketball game against Brandeis on February 7.
  • Henry Names Pratt Assistant Softball Coach
    October 16, 2019
    Case Western Reserve University Head Softball Coach Josie Henry has announced the hiring of Julie Pratt as the Assistant Coach of the program.
  • Spartan Softball Named NFCA All-Academic Team
    October 08, 2019
    The 2019 Case Western Reserve University softball team has been recognized by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association as a Division III All-Academic Team for the 2018-19 school year.
  • Henry Announces 2019 Fall Softball Schedule
    September 27, 2019
    The Case Western Reserve University softball team will host a Fall Tournament on Saturday, October 5th at Mather Park. The game schedule is as follows:
  • School-Record 19 Spartans Named to the 11th-Annual UAA Presidents Council Scholar-Athlete Team
    July 30, 2019
    Nineteen Case Western Reserve University student-athletes were named to the 11th-annual University Athletic Association Presidents Council Scholar-Athlete Team, which recognizes the top-achieving athletes in the conference both in the classroom and in competition.
  • Doyle & Kanagasegar Selected as Recipients of NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
    July 16, 2019
    Nicole Doyle (Mount Vernon, Ohio / Mount Vernon), a 2019 graduate of Case Western Reserve University and a member of the softball team, and Nithya Kanagasegar (Crossville, Tenn. / Cumberland County), a 2018 graduate of the University and a standout women’s tennis player, have each been chosen to receive the prestigious NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship, presented to elite student-athletes who excel academically and athletically and who have completed their final year of intercollegiate athletics competition.