Blue Knight Softball
Blue Knight Athletic Golf Outing Details Announced
URBANA, Ohio (July 31, 2015) – The Urbana University athletics department announced today the details surrounding its annual fall golf scramble fundraiser. The outing is set for Friday, October 2, 2015, with a 10 a.m. tee time at the Woodland Golf Club located in Cable, Ohio. Read More
Urbana Inks Three-Year Deal with Under ArmourJul. 20th, 2015
URBANA, Ohio (July 20, 2015) - The Urbana University department of athletics announced a three-year partnership with Under Armour on Monday, recognizing the global performance brand as the official outfitter of Blue Knight athletics until the summer of 2018. Read More
Blue Knights Have 91 with 3.25 GPA or BetterJun. 11th, 2015
URBANA, Ohio – A total of 91 student-athletes earned recognition to the Athletic Director’s Spring Honor Roll during the 2014-15 academic year. The student-athletes named to the AD’s Honor Roll maintained a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or higher.
“We are pleased to announce the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll highlighting our student-athletes who achieved this great milestone in the spring semester,” Urbana Director of Athletics Larry Cox said. “It reinforces our commitment to excellence in competition, in the classroom, and in the community. These student-athletes, along with Faculty Athletic Representative Dr. Jim Judge and the coaching staffs, deserve a ton of credit for this achievement.” Read More
Everhart-Stoner, Jackson Earn All-MEC HonorsApr. 30th, 2015
West Virginia Wesleyan, winners of the 2015 Mountain East Conference, swept all four major awards and placed five players on the All-MEC first team. WVWC's Brooklyn Waddell is the league's Player of the Year, Hannah Vet is the Pitcher of the Year, Krista Waggoner is the Freshman of the Year and Steve Warner is the Coach of the Year.
Two Blue Knights took home All-MEC honors, including last year's MEC Freshman of the Year, Caitlyn Everhart-Stoner. Everhart-Stoner improved upon her Second Team nod from a season ago by earning the league's lone shortstop spot on the First Team this spring. The sophomore hit .359 while leading her squad in doubles (10), triples (3), runs (35), walks (25) and stolen bases (15). Her 35 runs scored were the fifth most by a player in a single season in program history. Read More
Johnson Joins Softball SigneesApr. 27th, 2015
Urbana University Head Softball Coach Danielle Lowe added another player to her illustrious 2015 recruiting class. Joining Learic Kinser, Jenna VanHoose and Savannah Sturgill, who signed early last November, is Arlington High School senior Hannah Johnson.
Johnson inked her letter of intent on national signing day two weeks ago and plans to suit up for the Blue Knights this fall. Johnson hit .403 for the Red Devils last season and earned second-team all-Blanchard Valley Conference honors. Johnson also picked up All-BVC Honorable Mention as a sophomore. She had two home runs and three triples with 17 RBIs as a junior. This season, Johnson is hitting over .500 for the 7-1 Red Devils. Read More