The Michigan softball team crashed and burned, losing to Notre Dame in the NCAA Lexington Regional

Looking more like a runaway train than a softball team, Michigan fell to Notre Dame in disappointing fashion.

Junior center fielder Natalie Peters got a late-game hit to keep Michigan alive, but it was too-little too-late

Between two evenly matched teams in Michigan and Notre Dame, it came down to who wanted it more. And as the smoke cleared and the scoreboard read 4-1, it was clear the Fighting Irish edged out the Wolverines in desire.

Michigan coach Carol Hutchins believers her team is thinking too much when batting.

Michigan's offense experienced a hot-and-cold weekend, and it reflected in its results.

Senior pitcher and first baseman Tera Blanco had the lone RBI in Michigan's 1-0 win over Florida State on Saturday.

Michigan earned a split against Notre Dame and Florida State at the ACC/Big Ten Challenge.

Michigan coach Carol Hutchins stresses a one-pitch mentality with her team.

Michigan's one-pitch mentality led them to victory against Florida State on Saturday.

The Michigan softball team stayed in Florida on Sunday due to a snowstorm.

Thanks to a snowstorm, the Michigan softball team's flight was delayed, forcing them to stay at a player's house in Florida.

Abby Ramirez, a communications major, spent August working for NBC at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

Senior shortstop Abby Ramirez and senior third baseman Lindsay Montemarano had quite the summers.

Carol Hutchins was honored April 15 for becoming the winningest coach in NCAA Softball history.

The Daily recaps the top moments of the 2016 season.

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. — The 2016 season was supposed to be the year the No. 2 Michigan softball team would win its second Women’s College World Series championship.

Carol Hutchins admitted she'll always be proud of Team 39.

Michigan’s head coach praised her team after a season-ending defeat at the hands of Florida State.