Haley Hoogenraad's first career grand slam came thanks to all the extra work she's put in.
Thanks to a huge third inning, Michigan dominated Detroit Mercy, 15-0.
Michigan's energy came too little too late in its loss to Iowa.
Despite a late-game surge, Michigan's winning streak came to an end against Iowa.
Michigan's veterans powered the team to a 5-0 win over Central Michigan.
For the No. 17 Michigan softball team (23-6 overall), the first five innings of Wednesday’s home opener against Central Michigan — an eventual 5-0 win — seemed to be the same story ad nauseam.
Like your typical pastry shop, turnover is the name of the game for the No. 17 Michigan softball team this year.
There were a lot of empty plates early in the season.
In turn, Carol Hutchins switched to emphasizing a simplification of the game so that the No. 17 Michigan softball team could find a way to cover all of its bases.
The Michigan softball team came into last season ranked No. 6 in the country, and for just the second time since 2004, it failed to advance past regionals of the NCAA Tournament.
Seventh inning. Bases loaded. Two outs. A national championship on the line.