Category: Softball

The Ronnie Hawkins Invitational held some ups and downs for the Griffons as they left the season opening tournament with a 2-2 record. On day one, Western faced the Harding University Bison, defeating them 7-5, and lost to the Ouachita Baptist University Tigers 5-6. Day two was similar to day one with the Griffons falling…

Coach Jen Trotter and the Missouri Western softball team get their season started Feb. 6 in Arkadelphia, Ark. The team will take on Harding University at 11 a.m. followed by a matchup with Ouachita Baptist University. Even with the loss of a few key players, Trotter says that there is plenty of talent on her team.…

2015 Hall of Fame class has left its mark on current teams

[caption id="attachment_25615" align="alignnone" width="300"] Griffons Nicole Lindsey-Collier, Eric Walker and Amy Beverly are inducted into Hall of Fame. Zack Papenberg | Photo Editor[/caption] Missouri Western has inducted three more former student-athletes into their Hall of Fame. Amy Beverly, Nicole Lindsey-Collier and Eric “Ebo” Walker make up the 2015 class. They were inducted on Friday evening,…

The Griffons wrapped up their last two road series of the season, sweeping both Missouri Southern and Pittsburg State, to increase their record to 32-14 overall. Western found themselves in close games all weekend, winning three games by one run and one game by two runs. A streak of close games proved the team’s resilience…