2008 UCCS Softball Releases

November 24, 2008Peterson Announces 2009-10 Softball Recruiting ClassUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball coach Scott Peterson announced Monday the signing of nine players, including two all-Colorado selections, for the 2009-10 season.
October 6, 2008Mountain Lions Named an All-Academic TeamThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball team was named an all-academic team by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association.
May 22, 2008All-American Anastos Transfers to UCCS from Fort Hays StateUnder ordinary circumstances, a coach brings in a player and hopes to develop her into an All-American.
May 8, 2008Haney Adds Two More Awards to Her Growing CollectionUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs center fielder Stacy Haney added two more awards to her impressive collection Thursday when she was named first-team academic All-District VII (College Division) and first-team Louisville Slugger/NFCA All-South Central Region.
May 7, 2008Haney Named to Daktronics All-South Central Region First TeamUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs senior center fielder Stacy Haney was named first-team all-South Central Region by Daktronics, it was announced Wednesday.
April 30, 2008Haney Named First Team All-RMAC, Three Named Honorable MentionUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs senior center fielder Stacy Haney was named to the 2008 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference All-Conference first team, the RMAC announced Wednesday.
April 27, 2008Sweep by Nebraska-Kearney Fitting End to Disappointing SeasonUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball coach Scott Peterson's most frustrating season as coach of the Mountain Lions mercifully came to an end Sunday as his team lost three games to the Nebraska-Kearney Lopers at Dryden Park.
April 26, 2008Loss to Lopers Officially Eliminates UCCS from PlayoffsThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs was officially eliminated from the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference softball playoffs Saturday with a 6-1 loss to the Nebraska-Kearney Lopers at Dryden Park.
April 23, 2008UCCS Comes Up on the Wong End of Record Offensive NightThe Colorado School of Mines Orediggers scored 41 runs on 41 hits to sweep the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs 16-10 and 25-18 Wednesday evening at Mountain Lion Field.
April 20, 2008Record Crowd Witnesses UCCS Return to Relevancy with SweepThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs made itself relevant again in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference playoff picture Sunday with an 8-4, 8-5 sweep of the Regis Rangers at Mountain Lion Field.
April 19, 2008Mountain Lions Utilize Green Power to Salvage Split with RegisSierra Green hit a three-run home run in the sixth inning to lift the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to a 7-6 victory in Saturday's nightcap and a doubleheader split with the Regis Rangers at Mountain Lion Field.
April 16, 2008Snow Forces Postponement of UCCS/Mines Softball DoubleheaderA sudden snow storm forced the postponement of Wednesday's scheduled softball doubleheader between the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs and the Colorado School of Mines. The games will now be played on Wednesday, April 23, at 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. at Mountain Lion Field.
April 12, 2008White, Brisky Help Mountain Lions Erase Nine-Game Losing StreakIt takes a mighty big eraser to wipe away the smudge of a nine-game losing streak. After Saturday, you can call Libby White and Sarah Brisky the erasers.
April 11, 2008Haney, Cleland Come Up Big but Loss Streak Still Reaches EightSarah Cleland went a combined 4-for-6 with five RBIs and Stacy Haney was a single away from hitting for the cycle, but the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs nonetheless saw its losing streak reach eight games after dropping 12-8 and 14-11 decisions to the Adams State Grizzlies Friday afternoon at ASC Softball Field.
April 9, 2008Mines Sweep Extends Mountain Lions Losing Streak to Six GamesThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs extended its losing streak to six games after dropping 9-1 and 13-12 decisions to the Colorado School of Mines Orediggers Wednesday at CSM Softball Field.
April 6, 2008Ortiz Gem Wasted as Metro State Completes Series Sweep of UCCSA brilliant pitching performance by Stacy Ortiz was wasted as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs dropped two more games to Metro State Sunday, handing the Roadrunners a four-game sweep of the weekend series.
April 5, 2008Pull-Happy Mountain Lions Get Swept by Metro StateThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball team has got to be pulling my leg. They have to be because the Mountain Lions are trying to pull absolutely everything else.
April 1, 2008Haney Named RMAC Player of the Week for Sixth Time in CareerUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs center fielder Stacy Haney was named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference player of the week, the conference announced Tuesday.
March 30, 2008Homerfest at Mountain Lion Field Leaves UCCS, Chadron with SplitStacy Haney hit two home runs and Katie Johnston added a grand slam on her birthday as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs defeated the Chadron State Eagles 16-8 in Sunday's nightcap and a doubleheader split at Mountain Lion Field.
March 29, 2008Haney's Double Gives Disappointed Mountain Lions Split with EaglesStacy Haney hit a bases clearing double in the fifth inning to lift the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to a 4-3 victory in Saturday's opener and a doubleheader split with the Chadron State Eagles Saturday at Mountain Lion Field.
March 22, 2008Jordan, Hathaway Show Big Power as UCCS Splits with Mesa StateHolly Jordan tied a UCCS single-game record with three doubles and drove in four runs to lead the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to an 11-7 victory in the opener and a doubleheader split with the Mesa State Mavericks on a snowy Saturday afternoon at Mountain Lion Field.
March 21, 2008Fan Interference Call Leaves UCCS with Split Against Mesa StateA fan interference call ended Friday's second game, giving the Mesa State Mavericks a 6-5 victory and a doubleheader split with the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs at Mountain Lion Field.
March 17, 2008Unfortunate Math: Two Great Pitching Performances Equal One WinThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs got two of its best pitching performances of the season, but only one win, as the Mountain Lions split a doubleheader with the Fort Lewis Skyhawks Sunday at Aspen Field.
March 15, 2008Mountain Lions Get Mooned by Pitcher in Fort Lewis SweepFort Lewis pitcher Cary Moone was dominant, striking out 20 batters as the Skyhawks swept the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs 7-4 and 6-1 at Aspen Field.
March 9, 2008Sunday Split Gives UCCS Three Out of Four in Series vs. MustangsA nine-run third inning lifted the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to an 11-2 win over the Western New Mexico Mustangs and a split of the doubleheader played between the teams Sunday at Mountain Lion Field.
March 8, 2008UCCS Sweeps Doubleheader Against Western New MexicoStacy Haney's walk-off homerun in the seventh inning of the first game helped the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs sweep Western New Mexico 7-4, Saturday afternoon at Mountain Lion Field.
March 7, 2008UCCS Softball Team Won't Forget the Hospitality of Wagon MoundColorado Springs has the Broadmoor, but New Mexico has Wagon Mound School. A town and school that was unknown to many of the members of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball team before Sunday, is now a place the team will remember fondly -- and thankfully.
March 4, 2008Hancock Named RMAC Player of the Week After 12 RBI SeriesUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs second baseman Rachel Hancock was named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference player of the week, the conference announced Tuesday.
March 3, 2008Excitement Not Lacking as Mountain Lions Sweep HighlandsUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs coach Scott Peterson got a little inspiration from an unlikely source.
March 1, 2008Haney Has Grand Slam, Eight RBIs as Mountain Lions SplitStacy Haney had a grand slam and eight RBIs to lead the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to a 17-3 victory in the nightcap and a doubleheader split with the New Mexico Highlands Cowgirls Saturday at Brandt Field.
February 24, 2008Cleland's Slam Helps UCCS Win Tournament Title at Mile High InviteSarah Cleland's sixth career grand slam lifted the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to a 7-2 victory over the Colorado State-Pueblo Thunderwolves Sunday and the tournament title at the Mile High Invite.
February 23, 2008Mountain Lions Sharp While Winning Three at Mile High InviteUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball coach Scott Peterson showed little concern when his team, picked to win the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference in the preseason coaches' poll, opened the season with a lackluster 3-3 record.
February 12, 2008Haney Named RMAC Player of the WeekUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs center fielder Stacy Haney was named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference softball player of the week, the conference announced Tuesday.
February 10, 2008Haney Helps Mountain Lions Get Split on Final Day of TournamentStacy Haney went 2-for-2 with two RBIs and three stolen bases to lead the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to an 8-6 victory over the Metro State Roadrunners and a two-game split during the final day of the CSU-Pueblo Tournament Sunday at Rawlings Sports Complex.
February 9, 2008Mountain Lions Top Fort Lewis, Lose to Regis on Tourney's First DayRachel Hancock, Tasha Pagdilao and Lindsay Zastrow each had two hits to power an 11-hit effort as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs defeated the Fort Lewis Skyhawks 12-2 Saturday during the CSU-Pueblo Tournament at Rawlings Sports Complex.
February 8, 2008UCCS, Fort Hays State Split Sloppy Opening DoubleheaderStacy Haney's RBI single in the sixth inning of the first game broke an 8-all tie and lifted the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to a doubleheader split with the Fort hays State Tigers Friday afternoon at Mountain Lion Field.
January 30, 2008UCCS Picked to Finish First in RMAC Preseason Coaches' PollThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball team and coach Scott Peterson believe that they will be very good in 2008. The coaches of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference apparently agree.
January 28, 20082008 Season PreviewIn 2007, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball team went 28-0 when the opponent scored four runs or less. In 2006, the Mountain Lions went 26-1 under the same circumstances. That's a combined 54-1 over the past two seasons when opponents score four or fewer runs.
January 16, 2008Mentorship Evening Proves to be Mutually BeneficialThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs softball team hosted and mentored the Aqua Sox softball club Tuesday evening as part of the ongoing efforts of the UCCS Department of Athletics to engage in community outreach projects.
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