DWU softball hands Morningside first GPAC loss

MITCHELL, S.D. – After a disappointing first game, it would have been easy for the Dakota Wesleyan University softball team to be down for the second game Tuesday night. Morningside College – the top team in the Great Plains Athletic Conference – gave up just two hits and defeated the Tigers 14-0 in five innings […]

DWU picks up GPAC split with Nebraska Wesleyan

Lorissa Loeppky

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team split a Great Plains Athletic Conference doubleheader with Nebraska Wesleyan University Friday night at McWhirter Field in Mitchell, S.D. NWU won the first game 3-0, but the Tigers held off a late Prairie Wolves rally in the second game to hold on for a 4-3 win […]

DWU softball wins fifth straight

Hailey Unger

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team picked up its second straight sweep and fifth straight win Thursday night when it beat Presentation College in a pair of nonconference games at McWhirter Field. The Tigers won the first game 5-3, and snagged an early lead and held on for a 10-2 win in […]

DWU softball sweeps Mount Marty

Jill Dickson

YANKTON, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team picked up its first Great Plains Athletic Conference sweep of the season Tuesday afternoon behind the pitching of senior Jill Dickson when it beat Mount Marty College 8-0 and 10-1 in Yankton, S.D. The Tigers improved to 12-10 overall and 5-5 in the GPAC with the […]

Tiger softball splits with Midland

Lorissa Loeppky

FREMONT, Neb. – Saturday was a tale of two very different games for the Dakota Wesleyan University softball team. The Tigers split a Great Plains Athletic Conference doubleheader with Midland University in Fremont, Neb. Midland won the first game 8-0 in five innings, but Dakota Wesleyan came back to win the second game 4-3. The Tigers […]

DWU softball splits with Briar Cliff

Danielle Klausen

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team split a Great Plains Athletic Conference doubleheader with Briar Cliff University Wednesday night in Sioux Center, Iowa. The Tigers won the first game 6-2, but lost 10-6 to the Chargers in the second game. DWU (9-9, 2-4 GPAC) took a 6-0 lead after two innings […]

DWU softball finishes 3-1 on Nebraska trip

Lorissa Loeppky

OMAHA, Neb. – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team picked up its first Great Plains Athletic Conference win of the year and avenged one of its losses from earlier this year over the weekend in a four-game Nebraska road trip. The Tigers split with Doane College Saturday afternoon in Crete, Neb., before sweeping the College […]

Tiger softball drops GPAC opener to Northwestern

Lindy Snook

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team lost a pair of games Wednesday afternoon in its home and Great Plains Athletic Conference opener. The Tigers lost 11-3 in five innings and 6-4 to Northwestern College at McWhirter Field in Mitchell, S.D. In the first game of the day, Jill Kleinhesselink hit a solo […]

Weather forces schedule changes for DWU softball

MITCHELL, S.D. – Snow and cold weather have forced the Dakota Wesleyan University softball team to push back its home opener several times in the past few days. The Tigers were scheduled to host Hastings College Saturday, March 22, to open their Great Plains Athletic Conference and home seasons, but cold temperatures Saturday forced head […]

DWU softball finishes spring break trip 5-5

Jill Dickson

TUCSON, Ariz. – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team split 10 games to start its season on its spring break trip this past week in Tucson, Ariz. The Tigers’ biggest win of the week came on March 12 when it upset No. 22 Park University 3-2. Park led 2-0 after the top of the third […]