2015 Softball News

  • LMC Softball Falls Twice as Season Comes to Close
    April 21, 2015
    LMC Softball Falls Twice as Season Comes to Close BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Freshman Sarah Tucker went a perfect 3-for-3 in game two while Amanda Decker and Tori Wright capped off their careers, but the Lees-McRae softball fell in a doubleheader to Pfeiffer Tuesday afternoon in Conference Carolinas action at LMC Softball Field in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • LMC Softball Upended in Pair of One-Run Games to North Greenville
    April 18, 2015
    LMC Softball Upended in Pair of One-Run Games to North Greenville BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Freshman Teresa Dickson hit her second homerun of the year, but the Lees-McRae softball team dropped a pair of one-run decisions to North Greenville in Conference Carolinas play Saturday afternoon at LMC Softball Field in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Stallings Bat Pushes Softball to Split at Belmont Abbey
    April 17, 2015
    Stallings Bat Pushes Softball to Split at Belmont Abbey BELMONT, N.C. --- Sophomore Sarah Stallings bashed out a pair of multi-hit games and Charlie Dutton was solid while the Lees-McRae softball team won game one, 4-1, before falling in game two, 12-4, in six innings in a doubleheader with Belmont Abbey Friday afternoon in Conference Carolinas play at Crusader Field in Belmont, N.C.
  • Rain Alters LMC Athletics Schedule
    April 15, 2015
    Rain Alters LMC Athletics Schedule BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Due to continuous rain in the area, the Lees-McRae athletic schedule has been altered, announced Vice President of Athletics and Club Sports Craig McPhail.
  • LMC Softball Downed in DH to Limestone
    April 12, 2015
    LMC Softball Downed in DH to Limestone BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae softball was swept by Limestone in doubleheader action in Conference Carolinas play Sunday afternoon at LMC Softball Field in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Tucker, Hickey Strong at Plate; Bobcat Softball Drops Twice Tight Ones to Southern Wesleyan
    April 11, 2015
    Tucker, Hickey Strong at Plate; Bobcat Softball Drops Twice Tight Ones to Southern Wesleyan BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Freshman Sarah Tucker hit her first career home run and drove in four in game two, but the Lees-McRae softball team was upended in two tight contests to Southern Wesleyan Saturday in Conference Carolinas play at LMC Softball Field in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Softball Falls Twice at Tusculum
    April 09, 2015
    Softball Falls Twice at Tusculum GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The Lees-McRae softball team dropped an eight-inning affair in game one, 2-1, before falling 6-2 in game two to Tusculum at Red Edmonds Field Thursday afternoon in Greeneville, Tenn.
  • Stellar Pitching, Timely Hitting Leads LMC Softball to Sweep of Shaw
    April 01, 2015
    Stellar Pitching, Timely Hitting Leads LMC Softball to Sweep of Shaw BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Sophomores Charlie Dutton and Taylor Billings combined for 16 strikeouts in 12 innings while the Lees-McRae softball team grabbed two wins in its home opener against Shaw Wednesday at LMC Softball Field in sunny Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Stallings Goes Yard, Bobcats Drop Two at Mount Olive
    March 29, 2015
    Stallings Goes Yard, Bobcats Drop Two at Mount Olive MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. --- Sophomore Charlie Dutton threw a complete game four-hitter in game one, but the Lees-McRae softball team dropped a doubleheader to Mount Olive in Conference Carolinas play Sunday afternoon at Nancy C. Cassell Field in Mount Olive, N.C.
  • LMC Softball Falls Twice at King (Tenn.)
    March 25, 2015
    LMC Softball Falls Twice at King (Tenn.) BRISTOL, Tenn. --- The Lees-McRae softball team dropped a pair of Conference Carolinas contests to King (Tenn.) Wednesday at the King Softball Field in Bristol, Tenn.
  • Softball Drops Two at Erskine
    March 21, 2015
    Softball Drops Two at Erskine DUE WEST, S.C. --- The Lees-McRae softball team fell in a pair of five inning contests at Erskine Saturday afternoon in Conference Carolinas play at EC Softball Complex in Due West, S.C.
  • LMC Softball Drops Two at Mars Hill
    March 18, 2015
    LMC Softball Drops Two at Mars Hill MARS HILL, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae softball team was swept in a doubleheader at Mars Hill Wednesday afternoon at Ponder Field in Mars Hill, N.C.
  • Bobcat Softball Drops Two at Flagler
    March 12, 2015
    Bobcat Softball Drops Two at Flagler ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. --- The Lees-McRae softball team fell twice in a doubleheader Thursday afternoon at Flagler Field in St. Augustine, Fla.
  • LMC Softball Concludes Play at Spring Games
    March 11, 2015
    LMC Softball Concludes Play at Spring Games CLERMONT, Fla. --- The Lees-McRae softball team concluded its play at the Spring Games with a pair of losses Wednesday at Hancock Field in Clermont, Fla.
  • Softball Swept in Day Two Action in Florida
    March 10, 2015
    Softball Swept in Day Two Action in Florida CLERMONT, Fla. --- Sophomore Sarah Stallings had a stellar day at the dish by going 7-for-8 in two games while the Lees-McRae softball team fell twice at The Spring Games Tuesday at the National Training Center in Clermont, Fla.
  • Wright's Bat, Dutton's Arm Leads to Split at Chowan
    March 07, 2015
    Wright's Bat, Dutton's Arm Leads to Split at Chowan MURFREESBORO, N.C. --- Senior Amanda Decker amassed three hits and Tori Wright connected on her first homerun of the year while the Lees-McRae softball team dropped game one, 6-0, before winning game two, 5-3, against Chowan Saturday afternoon at Hawks Field in Murfreesboro, N.C.
  • Softball Drops Two in Jefferson City
    February 28, 2015
    Softball Drops Two in Jefferson City JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. --- The Lees-McRae softball team fell to Carson-Newman, 9-0, before dropping a 16-2 decision to Indiana Wesleyan Saturday afternoon at The Vick in Jefferson City, Tenn.
  • LMC Softball Falls Twice in Nonconference Action
    February 27, 2015
    LMC Softball Falls Twice in Nonconference Action JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. --- Freshman Kara Travis collected a pair of hits while the Lees-McRae softball fell to Carson-Newman, 8-0, before dropping a 7-0 decision to Davis & Elkins Friday afternoon at The Vick in Jefferson City, Tenn.
  • Softball Swept at Brevard in Doubleheader
    February 14, 2015
    Softball Swept at Brevard in Doubleheader BREVARD, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae softball team fell in a doubleheader at Brevard, 8-0 in six innings and 7-1, Saturday afternoon at BC Softball Field in Brevard, N.C.
  • Complete Game Effort From Billings Leads to Split in Hickory
    February 08, 2015
    Complete Game Effort From Billings Leads to Split in Hickory HICKORY, N.C. --- Sophomore Taylor Billings led the Lees-McRae softball team to its first win on the season with a complete game performance while the team beat Mercyhurst, 4-2, before falling victim to a perfect game against Lenoir-Rhyne, 13-0, in five innings Sunday afternoon in Hickory, N.C.
  • LMC Softball Falls Twice in Hickory
    February 07, 2015
    LMC Softball Falls Twice in Hickory HICKORY, N.C. --- Sophomore Sarah Stallings and freshman Sarah Tucker notched multi-hit games while the Lees-McRae softball team fell to Lenoir-Rhyne, 6-1, before being shut out by Mercyhurst, 8-0, Saturday afternoon in Hickory, N.C.
  • LMC Softball Drops Pair at Anderson (S.C.)
    January 31, 2015
    LMC Softball Drops Pair at Anderson (S.C.) ANDERSON, S.C. --- Sophomore Sarah Stallings enjoyed a three-hit day coupled with a trio of stolen bases, but the Lees-McRae softball team dropped its season-opening doubleheader to Anderson (S.C.), 10-5, 3-0, Saturday at Smethers Field in Anderson, S.C.
  • 125 LMC Student-Athletes Land on Fall 2014 Conference Carolinas Presidential Honor Roll
    January 16, 2015
    125 LMC Student-Athletes Land on Fall 2014 Conference Carolinas Presidential Honor Roll HIGH POINT, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae athletic department is pleased to announce that 125 Lees-McRae student-athletes have been named to the Conference Carolinas Fall 2014 Presidential Honor Roll, the conference announced Friday morning.
  • Softball Clinic Cancelled Due to Weather
    September 13, 2014
    Softball Clinic Cancelled Due to Weather BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae softball program has cancelled its softball clinic scheduled for September 14 due to inclement weather, coach Merritt Yackey announced Saturday morning.
  • LMC Softball Announces Clinic Dates
    September 03, 2014
    LMC Softball Announces Clinic Dates BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae softball program is pleased to announce the dates for a trio of topic specific clinics.