2016 Softball Headlines

  • Perez caps career with All-Region honors
    May 17, 2016
    Senior Lisa Perez finished her career with All-West Region honors from the National Fastpitch Coaches Association. She earned All-West Region third team honors for the first All-Region selection of her career and first for the Panthers since 2013.
  • Perez, Ruff tabbed for All-SCIAC honors
    May 03, 2016
    Senior Lisa Perez and freshman Analisa Ruff landed All-SCIAC honors after leading the Chapman University softball team offensively. Perez earned First Team honors while Ruff earned a spot on the Second Team. Both earned All-SCIAC honors for the first time in their respective careers.
  • Seniors shine in Senior Day split
    April 23, 2016
    The Chapman University softball team split with Pomona-Pitzer on Senior Day Saturday at El Camino Real Park in the Panthers final home doubleheader of the season. The Panthers suffered a 3-0 loss in game one, but slugged out a monster 8-0 win in game two.
  • Both deals in doubleheader split with Whittier
    April 19, 2016
    Senior Natalie Both was superb in the circle in game two as the Chapman University softball team split a doubleheader with Whittier on Tuesday. Whittier took the first game 9-2 but the Panthers battled back to take the second game 7-1. Senior Larissa Rinauro was 5-for-6 on the day to lead the Panthers offensively.
  • Perez leads Panthers to Oxy split
    April 15, 2016
    The Chapman University softball team split a doubleheader with Occidental College on Friday afternoon at El Camino Real Park. The Panthers took game one 11-6, but the visiting Tigers slugged out an 11-1 win in game two.
  • #D3week featured student-athlete: Larissa Rinauro, softball
    April 05, 2016
    We continue our series of features with a Q&A with softball senior Larissa Rinauro. Larissa will graduate from the Integrated Educational Studies program in May.
  • La Verne sweeps Chapman at home
    April 02, 2016
    The Chapman University softball team fell to La Verne on both ends of a doubleheader on Saturday afternoon at El Camino Real Park. The visiting Leopards took game one 10-0 and slugged out an 8-0 win in game two.
  • DePauw takes two from Chapman
    March 19, 2016
    Freshman Elizabeth Runge hit her first career home run but the Chapman University softball team fell to DePauw on both ends of a doubleheader on Saturday. The visitors took a 2-1 pitchers’ duel in the first game and slugged out a 13-4 win in the nightcap.
  • Early offense leads to doubleheader split
    March 17, 2016
    Both teams started a game with an early offensive outburst as the Chapman University softball team and Hamline split a doubleheader on Thursday. Chapman took the first game 8-4 and nearly completed a huge comeback before falling 9-8 in the nightcap.
  • Perez's game-winner highlights doubleheader split with Cal Lu
    March 05, 2016
    Junior Amber Perez delivered a walkoff single in the eighth inning of game one and the Chapman University softball team split a doubleheader with Cal Lutheran on Saturday at El Camino Real Park. The Panthers secured a 2-1 extra-innings win in the early game before falling 7-1 in the nightcap.
  • Perez goes yard, Both fans 15 in sweep of MSOE
    March 01, 2016
    The bats came out early in both games of a doubleheader sweep over the Milwaukee School of Engineering, 4-2 and 14-6. Senior Lisa Perez had three extra-base hits in the sweep while fellow senior Natalie Both was stellar in the circle.
  • Chapman splits with No. 5-ranked Linfield
    February 23, 2016
    The Chapman University softball team split with No. 5-ranked Linfield College on Tuesday afternoon breaking the Panthers four-game losing streak. The Panthers took game one 10-9, but fell to Linfield 3-2 in game two of the doubleheader.
  • Early leads slip for Chapman against Redlands
    February 20, 2016
    Sophomore Sarah Taketa and freshman Elizabeth Runge served as offensive bright spots for the Chapman University softball team in a pair of losses to University of Redlands on Saturday afternoon. The Panthers dropped game one 6-3 and game two 6-5 at El Camino Real Park.
  • Both leads Panthers to sweep over Puget Sound
    February 13, 2016
    The Chapman University softball team earned its first season-sweep over University of Puget Sound on Saturday evening. The Panthers defeated Puget Sound 9-1 in five innings in game one and secured a 6-5 win over the Loggers in game two.
  • Chapman Softball 2016 Season Preview
    February 12, 2016
    A veteran squad returns to the softball diamond at El Camino Park today with high hopes for the 2016 season.
  • Panthers drop pair to CMS in season home opener
    February 12, 2016
    The Chapman University softball team dropped a pair of games to Claremont-Mudd-Scripps on Friday in the Panthers home opener at El Camino Real Park. The Panthers fell 13-2 in five innings in game one and 16-3 in game two.
  • Softball earns academic distinction
    October 16, 2015
    The Chapman University softball team earned the distinction of an All-Academic Team from the National Fastpitch Coaches Association for the 2014-15 school year.