BIG EAST preseason favorite DePaul will serve as host of the 2014 BIG EAST Softball Championship, set for May 9-10 at The Ballpark at Rosemont. Tickets to see the four-team field battle for the conference's automatic bid into the NCAA Tournament are available for purchase now.
By the time she throws her final pitch as a Blue Demon this spring, senior Kirsten Verdun will have stamped an indelible imprint on the record book of an elite NCAA college softball program.
DePaul softball garnered a pair of BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll nods on Monday, as senior Megan Coronado and junior Mary Connolly were recognized for their efforts during a 4-0 week.
For the second straight day, Nicole Pihl connected for a three-run homer off Creighton ace Becca Changstrom in the first inning and DePaul rolled to a road win, 8-4, on Saturday at the CU Sports Complex.
DePaul softball jumped in front 4-0 early and cruised to a 7-3 win in the second half of a doubleheader on Friday at Creighton.
Freshman Nicole Pihl launched a three-run homer in the first inning to stake DePaul to an early lead and the Blue Demons went on to a 6-4 win at Creighton on Friday afternoon.