In locking up a routine run-rule victory over Kent State, 11-3, in the first game of a doubleheader on Sunday, Michigan coach Carol Hutchins became the first college softball coach in history to reach 1,500-career wins.
When combining pitching with hitting in the lineup on a regular basis, you invite the danger of spreading a player’s talents thin.
In the early season, Michigan right-hander Megan Betsa is looking to stamp her legacy as one of the greatest pitchers in Michigan history with an improbable breakout senior season.
Despite finishing the Judi Garman Classic and Spring Break with a 13-5 victory Saturday over Long Beach State, Michigan coach Carol Hutchins didn’t mince words when describing her team’s performance.
After dropping two close games in Tampa, Fla. last weekend, the Wolverines now find themselves in uncharted waters heading into the ACC/Big Ten Challenge this weekend in Raleigh, N.C.
Given the Wolverines' performances at both the SPIRE D1 Invitational and the Iowa State Classic, they can glean one major takeaway from their weekend meets: they’re peaking at the right time.
The onus to fill the void of one of the most accomplished senior classes in school history may have to fall on the shoulders of the underclassmen.
The ninth-ranked Wolverines put forth a commanding effort to win the dual meet over the 17th-ranked Buckeyes, 186-114.
The junior goalkeeper had one of the best careers in program history prior to signing his MLS contract.
The Wolverines’ 34-6 defeat at the hands of the 12th-ranked Fighting Illini matched Michigan’s worst dual meet loss since the 2009-2010 season.