Griffons take MIAA title with weekend sweep

After busting out the brooms against the Washburn Ichabods, the Griffons claimed the MIAA Championship on Friday and capped the weekend off with a sweep of the Emporia State Hornets. Western was 9-1 in their last 10 games heading into the Washburn double header, but head coach Jen Trotter knew that they could not underestimate […]

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Griffons, Bearcats even in season series

The No. 15 Griffons split the season series with rival Northwest Bearcats last week as they went 1-1 during the Thursday double-header. Head coach Jen Trotter knows that both teams have been equally matched this season. “Playing Northwest [shows] just how evenly matched our two teams are,” Trotter said. “We’ve faced each other four times […]

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Griffons begin season ranked No. 16

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. […]

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Griffons go 6-0 in home tourney

The Griffons seem invincible during the month of March as they push their win streak to 12 games after going 6-0 during the Apple Market Classic. During the Western hosted tournament, the team outscored opponents 36-5 on their way to six straight tournament wins, which improved their overall record to 21-9. Head coach Jen Bagley-Trotter […]

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