Softball to Participate at the UNLV Invitational
March 2-4, 2007
Eller Media Stadium,
Gametracker for all games
Friday, March 2 | UNLV – 3:30 p.m. |
Saturday, March 3 | No. 18
Sunday, March 4 |
The Blue Demons (7-5) have faced six ranked teams in the first two weekends of the play, posting wins over No. 19 Florida and registered a pair of victories over No. 24 Auburn. DePaul also defeated
DePaul has been successful against the Invitational participants, posting a 20-12 record over the tournament field. The Blue Demons hold a perfect 7-0 record over
Senior right handed pitcher, Tracie Adix has registered four wins to lead the Blue Demons in the circle. The senior is ranked third in the BIG EAST Conference averaging 8.48 strikeouts per outing and struck out a season-high 10
Junior Marcy Wilus leads DePaul with a .343 batting average knocking 12 hits on the season. The junior has also registered a team-high three home runs and eight RBI for the fifth best slugging percentage (.629) in the BIG EAST Conference. Wilus was named to last weekend’s NFCA Lead Off Classic All-Tournament team after leading the Blue Demons with 5 RBI and a .747 slugging percentage. Wilus knocked a pair of home runs, and registered 29 putouts and three assists in the infield.
When the Blue Demons took the field against
Reaching a Coaching Milestone
Head Coach Eugene Lenti needs 8 more wins to reach 900 victories. In 26 years of coaching, Lenti has amassed a record of 892-454-6 and is DePaul’s all-time winningest coach.
Wilus a Classic at NFCA
Junior infielder Marcy Wilus was named to the 2007 NFCA Lead Off Classic after leading the Blue Demons with 5 RBI and a .747 slugging percentage. Wilus knocked a pair of home runs, and registered 29 putouts and three assists in the infield.
Senior right handed pitcher Tracie Adix had one of the best weekends of her collegiate career in
Hawaiian High – Secka
Senior center fielder Linda Secka led the Blue Demons’ at the plate during the Oceanic Time Warner Paradise Classic. The senior finished the four-day tournament with a .409 batting average (9-for-22) while knocking two home runs – including a grand slam against then-No. 24
The Blue Demons won the Time Warner Oceanic Paradise Classic by posting a pair of wins over then-ranked No. 24 Auburn,
Preseason Fourth in the BIG EAST
The DePaul softball team grabbed 93 points to finish fourth in the 2007 BIG EAST Preseason Coaches Poll. The Blue Demons return nine starters from a team that finished 33-22 and finished fifth with a 13-9 mark in their first season of BIG EAST play.
Blue Demons Sign Seven for 2007-08
The Blue Demons signed a pair of local Chicagoland players, Alex Morocco and Sean Plese, while the remaining five student-athletes are from out-of-state. Lindsey Dean and Brittney Yniguez are from