Alabama softball bounces back

Alexis Osorio battled the Tennessee Lady Vols on Monday night at Rhoads Stadium. She battled the umpire. Carrying Alabama softball’s postseason hopes – or at least its likely path in the national championship tournament – on her shoulders, the Crimson Tide’s senior...

Osorio hits strikeout milestone

Alabama softball senior pitcher Alexis Osorio recorded her 1,000th career strikeout last Saturday with her 14th and final strikeout in a 1-0 loss to Tennessee. Osorio, who is from Riverside, California, ranks fourth on Alabama’s all-time strikeout list and is...

Tennessee sweeps Alabama softball doubleheader to open series

By Stan J. Griffin Special to The Tuscaloosa News The No. 7 Tennessee softball team showed little mercy in finishing a clean sweep of No. 17 Alabama on Saturday. In a critical Southeastern Conference doubleheader at Rhoads Stadium, the Vols edged the...

Remaining SEC series will determine UA softball’s postseason outlook

  Patrick Murphy tried to spell it out for the Alabama softball team. The coach of the Crimson Tide took to an eraser board to illustrate where Alabama sits in the SEC league standings and how it is situated in the...

UA softball’s Kaylee Tow a finalist for freshman of the year

The University of Alabama softball player Kaylee Tow has been selected as a top 25 finalist for the Schutt Sports/NFCA Division I Freshman of the Year. Tow leads the Crimson Tide in batting average (.369), hits (41), home runs (10),...

Alabama softball solid in win against Southern Miss

By Stan J. Griffin Special to The Tuscaloosa News Heading into Wednesday's contest against Southern Miss at Rhoads Stadium, the Alabama softball team looked to collect another win to better position itself to host another NCAA regional down the road. And the...

Tide softball needs to gather momentum for stretch run

Every game counts. That’s always true, but it’s especially true now for the Alabama softball team. The Crimson Tide is ranked No. 17 in the country with 10 games to go in the regular season, starting with Wednesday night’s home game...

Pitching, defense issues for Alabama softball

Alabama softball gave up 14 runs over the weekend in losing two out of three games at Arkansas. The Crimson Tide had previously allowed 14 runs in a three-game series vs. Kentucky (winning two out of three) and 13...

Tide softball drops series finale to Arkansas

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Alabama softball dropped the series rubber match to Arkansas Sunday afternoon at Bogle Park, 6-3. Alabama (26-13, 7-8 SEC) fell behind first after Arkansas (33-9, 8-7 SEC) scored a pair of runs in the first inning and...

Arkansas shuts out Alabama softball to even series

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – The Alabama softball team dropped game two of its weekend series to Arkansas, 3-0, Saturday afternoon at Bogle Park. Alabama (26-12, 7-7 SEC) fell behind in the second inning after Arkansas (32-9, 7-7 SEC) scored a pair...

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