Softball

April 25, 2018 Broome, Marasa earn All-SAC honors Mars Hill’s Ragan Broome and Christiana Marasa earned spots on the 2018 All-South Atlantic Conference Honorable Mention team, as announced by the league Wednesday morning.
April 22, 2018 Lions conclude 2018 season with split versus King The Mars Hill softball team wrapped up their 2018 season with a split against King on Sunday afternoon at Enka High School. The Lions took game one, 9-8, but fell 10-9 in game two.
April 21, 2018 Lions split with Wingate in 2018 SAC finale The Mars Hill (16-18, 7-13 SAC) split their final South Atlantic Conference of the 2018 season against Wingate (23-25, 11-9 SAC) at Enka High School on Saturday afternoon. The Lions took game one by a score of 5-4, but dropped game two, 4-3.
April 17, 2018 Lions split with Trojans in SAC action CANDLER, N.C. - In a tale of two games, the Mars Hill (15-17, 6-12 SAC) softball team split with Anderson (29-13, 11-7 SAC) on Tuesday afternoon at Enka High School. The Lions dropped game one in extra innings, 4-3, but rallied to take game two, 13-11, to earn the split.
April 16, 2018 Softball schedule change Due to inclement weather, the Mars Hill softball team has canceled their Thursday, April 19 road contest against Lees-McRae, announced by head softball coach Monica Gordy Monday morning.
April 14, 2018 Mars Hill splits with Coker in SAC action The Mars Hill (14-16, 5-11 SAC) split with Coker (30-14, 9-7 SAC) on the road in South Atlantic Conference play Saturday afternoon. The Lions took game one by a score of 7-2, but were downed by a score of 10-5 in game two.
April 10, 2018 Mars Hill splits with LMU in high scoring affairs The Mars Hill (13-15, 4-10 SAC) softball team split with Lincoln Memorial (21-19, 4-10 SAC) at Enka High School on Tuesday afternoon. The Lions dropped game one, 16-13, in extra innings, but rallied to take game two by a score of 11-9.
April 8, 2018 Lions swept by Lenoir-Rhyne The Mars Hill (12-14, 3-9 SAC) softball team was swept by South Atlantic Conference leading Lenoir-Rhyne (36-5, 13-1 SAC) Sunday afternoon by scores of 6-5 and 10-1, respectively.
April 5, 2018 Softball schedule change Due to the forecast of heavy rain, the Mars Hill softball game scheduled for Saturday, April 7 has been rescheduled for Sunday, April 8, as announced by head softball coach Monica Gordy on Thursday afternoon.
April 4, 2018 Mars Hill earns split with Carson-Newman The Mars Hill (12-12, 3-7 SAC) softball team split with Carson-Newman (24-12, 6-6 SAC) on the road Wednesday afternoon, dropping game one by a score of 2-0, but rebounding with a 10-9 come-from-behind win in game two.
March 30, 2018 Mars Hill splits with Newberry The Mars Hill (11-11, 2-6 SAC) softball team rebounded from a game one 10-2 loss to earn a split in South Atlantic Conference play versus Newberry (23-13, 4-4 SAC) with a 12-2 win in game two.
March 29, 2018 Softball venue change for doubleheader versus Newberry The Mars Hill softball team will host Newberry at Enka High School in Candler, North Carolina on Friday, March 30 for a South Atlantic Conference doubleheader, as announced by head softball coach Monica Gordy Thursday afternoon.
March 26, 2018 Mars Hill falls to Catawba in SAC play The Mars Hill (10-10, 1-5 SAC) softball team was defeated in both games versus South Atlantic Conference foe Catawba (16-15, 4-2 SAC) on Monday afternoon by scores of 4-3 and 7-0.
March 26, 2018 Softball doubleheader versus Young Harris canceled The originally scheduled softball doubleheader versus Young Harris for Wednesday, March 28 has been canceled, as announced Monday evening by head softball coach Monica Gordy.
March 23, 2018 Softball doubleheader versus Catawba rescheduled The Mars Hill softball doubleheader scheduled for Saturday, March 24th versus South Atlantic Conference opponent Catawba has been postponed, as announced Friday afternoon by head coach Monica Gordy.
March 22, 2018 Lions swept by Tusculum in SAC play The Mars Hill (10-8, 1-3 SAC) softball team dropped both contests against South Atlantic Conference foe Tusculum (17-12, 2-2 SAC) on the road Thursday afternoon. The Lions suffered 9-3 and 8-2 losses.
March 21, 2018 Softball Schedule Changes The Lions will play a double-header at Tusculum on Thursday, March 21.
March 20, 2018 Softball at Tusculum Postponed Due to the forecast of snow in the Tusculum area, Wednesday's softball double-header against the Pioneers has been postponed.
March 18, 2018 Mars Hill splits with Queens in SAC opener The Mars Hill softball team split their Sunday doubleheader with Queens to open up South Atlantic Conference play. The Lions won game one by a score of 11-3, but fell 8-4 in game two.
March 15, 2018 Softball announces schedule change Due to the projected forecast of heavy rain on Saturday, March 16 in the Mars Hill area, the Mars Hill softball team has moved their double-header versus Queens to Sunday, March 17 to Enka High School.
March 15, 2018 Softball announces date for Limestone contests The previously postponed double-header versus Limestone has been rescheduled to take place on Monday, March 26 at Ponder Field, announced by head softball coach Monica Gordy on Thursday afternoon.
March 10, 2018 Mars Hill splits with King The Mars Hill softball team split with King on Saturday afternoon in non-conference action, dropping game one, but winning game two in comeback fashion.
March 9, 2018 Softball double-header versus King rescheduled Due to impending inclement weather, the Mars Hill softball team has rescheduled their Sunday, March 11 double-header versus King to Sunday, April 22.
March 8, 2018 Softball schedule change The Mars Hill softball team has made a change to their Saturday, March 10 contests due to the threat of inclement weather.
March 6, 2018 Softball postpones double-header with Limestone Due to inclement weather, the Mars Hill softball double-header versus Limestone scheduled for Wednesday, March 7 has been postponed.
March 4, 2018 Mars Hill extends win streak to five with victories over WVU Tech, Montreat The Mars Hill softball team picked up two more victories over the weekend, downing West Virginia Tech and Montreat on Sunday afternoon at Roxy Hines Field in Black Mountain, North Carolina.
March 3, 2018 Lions sweep Valkyries for third straight win The Mars Hill softball team swept Converse on Saturday afternoon, claiming 5-2 and 8-4 victories, respectively at Tyger River Park.
March 1, 2018 Softball schedule changes Due to inclement weather, the Mars Hill softball team has made alterations to their weekend schedule.
February 28, 2018 Softball schedule change Due to the inclement weather in the upcoming forecast, the Mars Hill softball team has rescheduled their double-header against Lees-McRae.
February 26, 2018 Softball Games against King Postponed Due to wet field conditions the softball double-header against King on Tuesday, February 27, has been postponed.
February 25, 2018 Lions wrap up FMU Winter Wrangle with split on day two The Mars Hill softball team concluded the FMU Winter Wrangle on Sunday afternoon, picking up another split on the day and finishing the weekend with a 2-2 record. The Lions fell to UVa-Wise 6-5 in the first game of the day, but came back with a 2-0 victory over Francis Marion.
February 24, 2018 Mars Hill splits day one of FMU Winter Wrangle The Mars Hill softball team split their two games on Saturday, February 24 as part of the FMU Winter Wrangle. The Lions were downed by UVa-Wise, 10-1, but rebounded with a 10-6 victory over host Francis Marion.
February 18, 2018 Mars Hill sweeps Milligan in Sunday double-header The Mars Hill softball team won both of their Sunday afternoon contests against Milligan by scores of 5-4 and 12-2, respectively.
February 17, 2018 Softball schedule change The Mars Hill softball team will face Milligan in double-header action on Sunday, February 18 at Enka High School.
February 16, 2018 Softball double-header versus Belmont Abbey canceled Due to inclement weather in the forecast, the softball double-header scheduled for Saturday, February 17 versus Belmont Abbey has been canceled.
February 7, 2018 Softball double-header versus Mercyhurst canceled Due to the forecast of heavy rain this weekend, the softball series scheduled versus Mercyhurst on Sunday has been canceled.
February 1, 2018 Lions drop both games in season opening contests against Lander The Mars Hill softball team opened their 2018 season with a pair of losses versus Lander Thursday afternoon. Ragan Broome had four hits in seven at-bats, including a homerun.
January 18, 2018 Stanek named to preseason All-SAC Team Mars Hill third baseman Casey Stanek was named to the All-South Atlantic Conference preseason first team, as announced by the league Thursday afternoon.
June 16, 2017 Stanek Selected All-State Casey Stanek has been selected to the 2017 North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) All-State Softball Team.
May 25, 2017 Culler Earns NCAA Degree Completion Award. Shelby Culler has been chosen as a recipient of the NCAA Degree Completion Award.
April 25, 2017 Lions Place Three on All-Conference List: Stanek Earns First Team ROCK HILL, S.C. – The Mars Hill softball team has placed three members on the 2017 South Atlantic Conference All-Conference Team as announced by the league today.
April 22, 2017 Lions Swept By Coker CANDLER, N.C. – The Mars Hill (12-30, 5-15) softball team wrapped up the 2017 season with a pair of losses to Coker College (37-15, 13-7) on Saturday afternoon at Griffin Park.
April 21, 2017 Softball Site Change Due to current wet field conditions, the high probability of rain in the Mars Hill area and the ability to utilize lights in case of lightening delays, the South Atlantic Conference softball double-header against Coker scheduled for Saturday, April 22, has been moved to Enka High School.
April 20, 2017 Lions Softball Swept by LMU KNOXVILLE, TENN. – The Lions (12-28, 5-13 SAC) softball team was dealt a doubleheader sweep at the hands of Lincoln Memorial (23-20, 6-12 SAC) on Thursday afternoon at the Christian Academy of Knoxville.
April 18, 2017 Softball Schedule Change HARROGATE, TENN. – Due to wet field conditions in the surrounding area and the threat of continuous bad weather, the Lions doubleheader against Lincoln Memorial on Wednesday, April 19 has been postponed.
April 14, 2017 Lions Earn Split Queens CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Mars Hill (12-26, 5-11 SAC) softball team earned a doubleheader split with Queens University (20-24, 6-12 SAC) on Friday afternoon at Park Road Park.
April 9, 2017 Lions Drop Two Versus Tusculum MARS HILL, N.C. – The Mars Hill (11-25, 4-10 SAC) softball team was swept by Tusculum (20-18, 6-6 SAC) College on Sunday afternoon at Ponder Field.
April 8, 2017 Series Versus Tusculum To Be Resumed Sunday MARS HILL, N.C. – Mars Hill softball head coach Monica Gordy has announced the halted game against Tusculum College will be made up on Sunday, April 9 starting at 1 p.m.
April 8, 2017 Power Display Lifts Lions to Sweep of Catawba MARS HILL, N.C. – The Mars Hill (11-23, 4-8 SAC) softball team used a barrage of long balls to earn a sweep of visiting Catawba (10-33, 3-11) on Saturday afternoon at Ponder Field.
April 5, 2017 Softball Schedule Change Due to increased rain in the area the double-header against Tusculum slated on Wednesday, April 5 has been postponed.
April 4, 2017 Softball Schedule Change Due to wet field conditions the softball double-header scheduled for today against SAC rival Tusculum College has been moved to Wednesday, April 5.
April 1, 2017 Lions Swept by Lenoir-Rhyne MARS HILL, N.C. – The Mars Hill (9-23, 2-8 SAC) softball team was swept by visiting Lenoir-Rhyne (33-8, 7-3 SAC) on Saturday afternoon at Ponder Field.
March 29, 2017 Lions Split With Anderson ANDERSON, S.C. – The Mars Hill (9-21, 2-6 SAC) softball team earned a split with second-place Anderson (28-8, 6-2 SAC) on Wednesday evening at the AU Softball Complex.
March 25, 2017 Lions Play to Split With Wingate WINGATE, N.C. – The Mars Hill softball team earned a split at Wingate on Saturday afternoon at the WU Softball Complex.
March 22, 2017 Lions Drop Two Against Carson-Newman MARS HILL, N.C. – The Mars Hill softball team dropped a pair of games to Carson-Newman on Wednesday afternoon at Ponder Field.
March 22, 2017 Lions Road Contest at Montreat Postponed MARS HILL, N.C. – Due to inclement weather in the surrounding area the Lions softball doubleheader at Montreat College, scheduled for Thursday, March 23, has been postponed.
March 20, 2017 Doubleheader Against Carson-Newman Pushed Back MARS HILL, N.C. – Due to the forecast of rain in the area the Lions have moved their softball double-header against Carson-Newman back to Wednesday, March 22.
March 18, 2017 Lions Swept By Newberry To Open Conference Play NEWBERRY, S.C. – The Mars Hill softball team opened South Atlantic Conference play with a pair of losses to Newberry on Saturday, March 18.
March 17, 2017 Softball Schedule Altered MARS HILL, N.C. – Due to weather in the surrounding area, the softball doubleheader on Saturday, March 18 between the Lions and Newberry has been pushed back to a 2 p.m. start.
March 9, 2017 Lions Split With King (Tenn.) BRISTOL, TENN. – The Mars Hill softball team earned a split with non-conference opponent King on Thursday afternoon at the King Softball Complex.
March 8, 2017 Softball Falls Twice to Young Harris MARS HILL, N.C. – The Mars Hill softball team dropped two games to Peach Belt member Young Harris on Wednesday afternoon at Ponder Field.
March 7, 2017 Lions Softball To Provide Live Video MARS HILL, N.C. – The Mars Hill Athletic Department is pleased to announce the addition of live video to MHU softball.
March 5, 2017 Softball Earns Split With Lees-McRae MARS HILL, N.C. – The Mars Hill softball team fought to a split with non-conference opponent Lees-McRae (9-12) on Sunday afternoon at Ponder Field.
March 4, 2017 Lions Swept By Non-Conference King MARS HILL, N.C. – The Mars Hill softball team was swept by the King Tornado on Saturday afternoon at Ponder Field.
February 26, 2017 Lions Drop Two Against Francis Marion MARS HILL, N.C. – The Mars Hill softball team dropped a pair of games to non-conference opponent Francis Marion on Sunday afternoon at Ponder Field.
February 25, 2017 Lions Earn Sweep of Southern Wesleyan CENTRAL, S.C. – The Mars Hill softball team swept Southern Wesleyan in a non-conference double-header on Saturday afternoon.
February 22, 2017 Lions Drop Milligan In Eight Innings MARS HILL, N.C. – The Mars Hill softball team claimed a 5-4 extra innings win over Milligan College on Wednesday afternoon at Ponder Field.
February 18, 2017 Offense Struggles As Lions Drop Pair to Limestone GAFFNEY, S.C. – The Mars Hill softball team dropped a pair of game to Limestone College in non-conference action on Saturday, February 18 at Babe Ruth Field.
February 12, 2017 Lions Fall 6-2 to North Georgia DAHLONEGA, GA. – The Mars Hill softball team dropped a 6-2 decision to North Georgia in the final game of the Steak ‘N Shake Classic on Sunday afternoon.
February 11, 2017 Softball Falls to Palm Beach Atlantic and McKendree DAHLONEGA, GA. – The Mars Hill softball team lost both games in day two of the Steak ‘N Shake Classic on Saturday, February 11. The Lions are now 2-4 on the season after falling to Palm Beach Atlantic 8-2 and McKendree 10-2.
February 10, 2017 Lions Drop Pair of Contests To Open Steak 'N Shake Classic DAHLONEGA, GA. – The Mars Hill softball team dropped a pair of games in the first day of the Steak ‘N Shake Classic on Friday, February 10, hosted by the University of North Georgia.
February 5, 2017 Lions Open 2017 With Sweep of Bellarmine MARS HILL, N.C. – The Lions softball team opened the 2017 season with a sweep of Bellarmine University on Sunday afternoon at Ponder Field.
January 25, 2017 Lions Softball Selected Ninth In Preseason Coaches Poll: Lail and Stanek Headline Preseason All-Conference ROCK HILL, S.C. (TheSAC.com) – Lenoir-Rhyne has been chosen first in the South Atlantic Conference’s softball annual preseason poll, it was announced today by the league office.
May 9, 2016 Taylor Lail Earns All-Southeast Region Honors ROCK HILL, S.C. – Sophomore designated player Taylor Lail has been named to the District Three All-Southeast Region Team Second Team as announced on Monday, May 09.
April 27, 2016 Lail Earns First Team All-Conference ROCK HILL, S.C. – Sophomore designated player Taylor Lail has been named to the South Atlantic Conference First Team All-Conference as announced by the league on Tuesday, April 26.
April 23, 2016 Softball Ends Season With Split At Coker HARTSVILLE, S.C. – The Mars Hill completed the 2016 season with a split at Coker College on Saturday, April 23.
April 20, 2016 Softball Drops A Pair Against Lincoln Memorial MARS HILL, N.C. – The Lions softball team dropped a pair of South Atlantic Conference games to Lincoln Memorial on Wednesday, April 20 at Ponder Field.
April 17, 2016 Lions Split Non-Conference Matchup WIth Limestone MARS HILL, N.C. – The Mars Hill women’s softball team split a pair of non-conference games against Limestone College on Sunday, April 17.
April 16, 2016 Softball Splits With Queens MARS HILL, N.C. – The Mars Hill softball team split a pivotal doubleheader with Queens University on Saturday, April 16 at Ponder Field.
April 13, 2016 Softball Swept By Brevard MARS HILL, N.C. – The Lions softball team dropped a doubleheader to Brevard on Wednesday, April 13 at Ponder Field.
April 11, 2016 Lions Cruise Past Bobcats In Non-Conference Action BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Mars Hill softball team swept a non-conference doubleheader against Lees-McRae Monday afternoon
April 9, 2016 Softball Drops Two At Catawba SALISBURY, N.C. – The Mars Hill softball team dropped a conference doubleheader to league-leading Catawba on Saturday, April 09.
April 5, 2016 Offensive Outburst Fuels Softball Sweep of Tusculum GREENEVILLE, TENN. – The Mars Hill softball team used a balanced attack all afternoon to sweep a doubleheader against Tusculum College on Tuesday, April 05 at Red Edmonds Field.
April 2, 2016 Lions Drop Two At Lenoir-Rhyne HICKORY, N.C. – The Mars Hill Lions softball team put together an asserted effort but were unable to take down conference-leading Lenoir-Rhyne at Bears Field on Saturday, April 02.
April 1, 2016 Softball Time Change MARS HILL, N.C. - The softball games scheduled for Saturday, April 2 at Lenoir-Rhyne University have been pushed back from a 1:00 p.m. start to a 2:00 p.m. start.
March 30, 2016 Softball Splits With Anderson MARS HILL, N.C. – The Mars Hill softball team split a two-game set with the visiting Anderson Trojans on Wednesday, March 30 at Ponder Field.
March 25, 2016 Softball Splits With Wingate MARS HILL, N.C. – The Mars Hill softball team split a doubleheader with the Wingate Bulldogs on Friday, March 25 at Ponder Field.
March 24, 2016 Softball Time Change The South Atlantic Conference softball games against Wingate have been moved back from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. to avoid possible bad weather in the area
March 21, 2016 Lions Drop A Pair to Carson-Newman JEFFERSON CITY, TENN. – The Mars Hill softball team dropped both games of a doubleheader to league-leading Carson-Newman on Monday, March 21.
March 18, 2016 Lions Split With Newberry To Open Conference Play MARS HILL, N.C. – The Mars Hill Lions softball team opened South Atlantic Conference play splitting a doubleheader with Newberry on Friday, March 18 at Ponder Field.
March 17, 2016 Schedule Change for Games With Newberry MARS HILL, N.C.- Due to possible bad weather this weekend the doubleheader that was slated for Saturday, March 19 has been moved up one day.
March 10, 2016 Softball Drops Two At Lander GREENWOOD, S.C. – The Mars Hill softball team dropped both games of a doubleheader against Peach Belt opponent Lander on Thursday, March 10.
March 9, 2016 Lions Sweep Cavaliers In Offensive Outburst MARS HILL, N.C. – The Mars Hill softball team finally played its first games of the season within the friendly confines of Ponder Field and the made the most of it by sweeping the Montreat Cavaliers.
March 7, 2016 Lions Game Against Montreat Rescheduled MARS HILL, N.C. - Due to wet field conditions the softball doubleheader that was scheduled for Tuesday, March 8, has now been changed to Wednesday, March 9.
March 3, 2016 Games Against King Postponed Mars Hill, N.C. - The softball double header with King (Tenn.) University scheduled for this afternoon has been postponed.
February 28, 2016 Softball Loses at Francis Marion FLORENCE, S.C. – The Mars Hill softball team dropped a pair of games to Francis Marion on Sunday, February 28 at FMU Softball Stadium.
February 27, 2016 Lions Drop A Pair to Erskine DUE WEST, S.C. – The Mars Hill softball team came up on the losing end of a couple one-run games on Saturday, February 27 against Erskine College.
February 22, 2016 Lions Pounce Early and Hold On Late Against Crusaders TIGERVILLE, S.C. – The Mars Hill Lions softball team defeated the North Greenville Crusaders on Monday, February 22 by a score of 6-3.
February 19, 2016 Softball against Young Harris Postponed The softball games scheduled for Saturday, February 20, against Young Harris have been postponed due to wet field conditions.
February 16, 2016 Softball Doubleheader Rescheduled Mars Hill, N.C. - Due to the amount of rainfall in the area, Wednesday's twin-billing against Montreat has been rescheduled.
February 12, 2016 Pair of Weekend Games Cancelled MARS HILL, N.C. - Due to possible inclement weather in the area, St. Andrews College has decided to cancel the softball games on Sunday, February 14 against Mars Hill University.
February 12, 2016 Double Header At Francis Marion Rescheduled MARS HILL, N.C. - Due to projected cold temperatures, the double header scheduled for Saturday, February 13 between Mars Hill and Francis Marion has been postponed.
February 7, 2016 Softball Drops A Pair At USC Aiken AIKEN, S.C. – The Mars Hill softball team dropped two games against USC Aiken on Sunday, February 07.
February 6, 2016 Softball Splits With Milligan MILLIGAN, TENN. – The Mars Hill softball spilt a pair of games against the Milligan Buffaloes on Saturday, February 06.
January 31, 2016 Softball Concludes Florida Tech/Marriott Classic MELBOURNE, FLA. – The Mars Hill softball team concluded the Florida Tech/Marriott Classic with a split in a pair of games on Sunday, January 31.
January 30, 2016 Softball Splits Pair Of Games To Open Season MELBOURNE, FLA. – The Mars Hill softball team opened the 2016 season with a split in a pair of games at the Florida Tech/Marriott Classic.
June 2, 2015 Peek Named to NCCSIA All-State Team Aleshia Peek is a second team selection to the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) College Division Softball team
May 12, 2015 Stanek Named SAC Softball Scholar-Athlete of the Year Mars Hill senior infielder Robyn Stanek was voted the South Atlantic Conference Softball Scholar-Athlete of the Year
May 7, 2015 Stanek Named to Capital One Academic All-District Team Senior Robyn Stanek has been named to the 2015 Capital One Academic All-District III team
April 22, 2015 Stanek, Peek Earn All-SAC Honors Robyn Stanek claims All-SAC first team honors at third base; Aleshia Peek named to All-SAC second team as an outfielder
April 18, 2015 Newberry Sweeps Softball Lions fall 8-5 and 2-0
April 17, 2015 Softball Swept by Lincoln Memorial The Mars Hill softball team was swept by Lincoln Memorial on Friday, dropping the opener 2-1 in 10 innings before suffering a 7-6 defeat in the nightcap.
April 14, 2015 Hussey Named AstroTurf SAC Pitcher of the Week Taylor Hussey has been named the AstroTurf South Atlantic Conference Softball Pitcher of the Week
April 13, 2015 Softball Announces Schedule Changes Mars Hill will now play at Lincoln Memorial on Friday at 1 p.m.
April 12, 2015 Lions Split With Coker on Senior Day Coker wins the opener 8-5 before the Lions win game two 9-1
April 11, 2015 Lenoir-Rhyne Sweeps Softball The Mars Hill softball team dropped a doubleheader to Lenoir-Rhyne on Saturday at Ponder Field, falling 5-3 in the first game with a narrow 1-0 defeat in the nightcap.
April 8, 2015 Lions Sweep Tusculum Mars Hill wins the opening game 7-3 on a walk-off grand slam before holding on a for a 4-1 victory in the second game
April 7, 2015 Softball Doubleheader Against Tusculum Postponed to Wednesday Doubleheader against Tusculum will now be played on Wednesday, April 8 at 12:30 p.m.
April 3, 2015 Softball Splits Doubleheader with Queens Lions drop the opener 4-0 before a 9-5 victory in the second game
April 2, 2015 Softball Announces Schedule Adjustments The doubleheader at Queens tomorrow will now start at 1 p.m. due to the threat of overnight rain. The doubleheader against Milligan will now be played on Friday, April 17
April 1, 2015 Superb Pitching, Timely Hitting Lift Lions to Sweep of Brevard Shelby Culler and Taylor Hussey combined to allow eight hits in 14 shutout innings as the Lions swept Brevard 3-0 and 2-0
March 31, 2015 Softball Announces Rescheduled Date for Coker Doubleheader The Cobras and Lions were to play on March 28; they will now play on Sunday, April 12 at 1 p.m.
March 29, 2015 Softball Splits Doubleheader With Catawba Lions drop opener 5-0 before Aleshia Peek's eighth inning heroics result in a 3-2 victory
March 26, 2015 Softball Against Coker Postponed Due to the threat of inclement weather the South Atlantic Conference softball double-header against Coker scheduled for Saturday, March 28, has been postponed.
March 24, 2015 Softball Splits with Carson-Newman Lions win the opener 6-5, drop the nightcap 5-1
March 21, 2015 Wingate Sweeps Softball Wingate wins 8-0 and 7-3
March 18, 2015 Softball Sweeps Lees-McRae The Mars Hill softball team pounded out 23 hits and scored 17 runs as the Lions swept Lees-McRae 9-1 and 8-0
March 18, 2015 Softball Against Francis Marion Canceled The softball double-header scheduled against Francis Marion scheduled for March 19, has been canceled due to inclement weather.
March 17, 2015 Grand Slams Sink Lions A pair of fourth inning grand slams lifted Anderson University to a sweep of Mars Hill on Tuesday
March 13, 2015 Softball Doubleheader Against Catawba Postponed The teams will now play on Sunday, March 29. Previously scheduled doubleheader against Limestone will not be made up
March 12, 2015 North Greenville Sweeps Softball Mars Hill loses 2-1 in the opener and 5-4 in extra innings in the second game
March 11, 2015 Site Change Announced For North Greenville Doubleheader Lions, Crusaders move doubleheader to North Greenville with a 2 p.m. start
March 9, 2015 Softball Adjusts Monday Schedule Mars Hill will now play Salem College at North Davidson HS at 5 p.m.
March 9, 2015 Lions Shut Out Spirits Jamie Booze scattered five hits over five innings and drove in a run as the Mars Hill softball team shutout Salem College 3-0
March 7, 2015 Softball Swept by Young Harris Mars Hill lost the opener 7-5 and the second game 5-4
March 6, 2015 Softball to Collect Donations for ALS at Monday Doubleheader The Mars Hill softball team will be collecting donations for ALS research on Monday during their doubleheader against Chowan.
March 4, 2015 Softball Doubleheader Against Lees-McRae Postponed The Mars Hill softball doubleheader against Lees-McRae originally scheduled for Thursday, March 5 has been postponed
February 26, 2015 Mid-South Classic Cancelled The Mid-South Classic scheduled for this weekend has been cancelled due to heavy snow.
February 23, 2015 Softball Announces Schedule Changes with Milligan, North Greenville Milligan doubleheader rescheduled for April 9; North Greenville doubleheader will now be played on March 12
February 19, 2015 Softball Doubleheader Against North Greenville Postponed The Mars Hill softball doubleheader against North Greenville originally scheduled for Saturday, February 21 has been postponed
February 14, 2015 Softball Splits With Mount Olive The Mars Hill softball team split a doubleheader with Mount Olive, dropping the first game 7-4 before holding off the Trojans for a 5-3 victory in game two.
February 13, 2015 Lions Swept by UNC Pembroke The Mars Hill softball team was swept by UNC Pembroke on Friday, dropping the first game 4-2 and game two 6-4 at LRA Field.
February 12, 2015 Softball Doubleheader at UNC Pembroke Rescheduled The Mars Hill softball doubleheader at UNC Pembroke originally scheduled for Sunday, February 15 has been moved to Friday, February 13. Game times will be 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
February 10, 2015 Mars HIll-Milligan Doubleheader Rescheduled The Mars Hill softball doubleheader against Milligan scheduled for Wednesday, February 11 has been postponed. The contests against the Buffaloes will now be played at Ponder Field on Tuesday, February 24 at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m
February 9, 2015 Softball Doubleheader Against Milligan Rescheduled Tuesday’s scheduled softball doubleheader against Milligan College has been moved to Wednesday, February 11 due to rain.
February 7, 2015 Southern Wesleyan Sweeps Softball in Season Opener The Mars Hill softball team was swept by Southern Wesleyan to open the 2015 season, dropping the first game 4-2 while seeing a late rally fall just short in a 6-5 defeat in game two.
January 29, 2015 Stanek, Booze Earn Preseason All-SAC Honors Lions picked to finish in eighth place; Robyn Stanek and Jamie Booze named to preseason All-SAC team.
May 21, 2014 Hockaday Named First Team All-America Mars Hill senior second baseman Jamie Hockaday has been named to the 2014 Daktronics All-America Softball First team, officials announced on Wednesday. Hockaday is the second player in programl history to earn first team honors.
May 13, 2014 Hockaday Named to All-Southeast Region Team Mars Hill senior Jamie Hockaday has been named to the 2014 Daktronics Softball All-Southeast Region Team.
May 2, 2014 Stanek Named SAC Softball Scholar-Athlete Mars Hill junior infielder Robyn Stanek has been named the 2014 South Atlantic Conference Softball Scholar-Athlete, league officials announced on Friday. The award recognizes excellence in academics, athletics, service and leadership.
April 23, 2014 Hockaday, Stanek Earn All-SAC Honors Senior Jamie Hockaday and junior Robyn Stanek have been named to the 2014 All-South Atlantic Conference softball team, league officials announced on Wednesday.
April 18, 2014 Softball Sweeps Newberry on Senior Day The Mars Hill softball team finished the 2014 campaign with a sweep of Newberry on Friday, defeating the Wolves 15-7 in game one and 12-4 in game two.
April 16, 2014 Lincoln Memorial Sweeps Softball The Mars Hill softball team was swept by Lincoln Memorial at Ponder Field on Wednesday, dropping a 3-0 decision in game one followed by a 5-4 extra-inning loss in game two.
April 14, 2014 Softball Doubleheader Against Lincoln Memorial Rescheduled The Mars Hill softball doubleheader against Lincoln Memorial originally scheduled for Tuesday, April 15 has been rescheduled for Wednesday, April 16.
April 12, 2014 Lenoir-Rhyne Sweeps Softball The Mars Hill softball team was swept by No. 19 Lenoir-Rhyne on Saturday, falling 9-1 in the first game and 9-6 in the nightcap.
April 10, 2014 Offense Fuels Sweep of UVa-Wise The Mars Hill softball team swept UVa-Wise on Thursday, claiming a 7-4 victory in the first game and a 7-2 win in game two in their final non-conference games of the seson.
April 8, 2014 Woosley Named SAC Player of the Week Mars Hill senior infielder Shaundee Woosley has been named the South Atlantic Conference Player of the Week, league officials announced on Tuesday.
April 8, 2014 Tusculum Sweeps Lions The Mars Hill softball team was swept by Tusculum on Tuesday evening at J.C. “Red” Edmonds Field, dropping the first game 5-3 and losing 3-2 in the second.
April 5, 2014 Softball Takes Two From Queens The Mars Hill softball team smacked 25 hits in a doubleheader sweep of Queens on Saturday at Ponder Field. The Lions erased a 5-0 deficit in game one for a 14-5 victory, while using timely hitting and strong pitching for a 7-1 victory in game two.
April 3, 2014 Lions Split With Brevard The Mars Hill softball team split a doubleheader with Brevard on Thursday at Ponder Field, dropping the opener 3-2 before claiming a 6-4 victory in the nightcap.
April 3, 2014 Softball Start Time Revised Today’s softball doubleheader between Brevard and Mars Hill will start at 3 p.m., one hour later than originally scheduled.
April 2, 2014 Softball Sweeps Lees-McRae The Mars Hill softball team swept a doubleheader from Lees-McRae on Wednesday afternoon, topping the Bobcats 11-1 in five innings in the first game, and 7-3 in game two.
March 30, 2014 Stanek Hits Two Grand Slams in Split at Coker Junior third baseman Robyn Stanek hit two grand slams in a doubleheader split with Coker at Saleeby-Stokes Field on Sunday. Mars Hill won the first game 14-0 in five innings before dropping the second game 15-14 in eight innings.
March 28, 2014 Rain Alters Weekend Doubleheader at Coker The Mars Hill softball doubleheader at Coker originally scheduled for Saturday, March 29 has been rescheduled for Sunday, March 30.
March 26, 2014 Carson-Newman Sweeps Softball; Hockaday Drives in Nine Runs The Mars Hill softball team was swept by Carson-Newman on Wednesday, dropping the first game, 12-11 in 10 innings and the second game, 14-13. Jamie Hockaday went six-for-eight with nine RBIs on the afternoon.
March 26, 2014 Softball Doubleheader Against Winston-Salem State Cancelled The Mars Hill softball doubleheader against Winston-Salem State scheduled for Thursday, March 27 at Ponder Field has been cancelled due to wet grounds. The games will not be made up.
March 22, 2014 Stanek Ties Total Bases Mark in Doubleheader Split The Mars Hill softball team split a South Atlantic Conference doubleheader with Wingate on Saturday at Ponder Field. Wingate won 12-2 in six innings in the first game, with Mars Hill third baseman Robyn Stanek tying the school record with 10 total bases as part of a 10-9 victory in the nightcap.
March 20, 2014 Gibson's Walk-Off Double Lifts Softball to Split with Anderson A walk-off double from Brittany Gibson allowed the Mars Hill softball team to earn a split against Anderson, capping a wild South Atlantic Conference doubleheader on Thursday. Mars Hill dropped the opener, 14-11, but won the second game 9-8.
March 18, 2014 Softball Announces Schedule Changes The Mars Hill softball doubleheader against Anderson at Ponder Field originally scheduled for Wednesday, March 19 has been moved to Thursday, March 20 due to wet field conditions. In addition, the doubleheader at Lees-McRae originally scheduled for March 4 has been rescheduled for Wednesday, April 2
March 15, 2014 Catawba Sweeps Softball in SAC Opener The Mars Hill softball team was swept by Catawba in the South Atlantic Conference opener for both teams, dropping the opening game 4-0 and 6-0 in the nightcap.
March 9, 2014 Mars Hill Splits With Limestone The Mars Hill softball team split a doubleheader at Limestone on Sunday, falling 5-4 in game one before picking up a 10-3 victory in game two.
March 6, 2014 Weather Claims Softball Doubleheader Against Belmont Abbey Today’s Mars Hill softball game against Belmont Abbey has been postponed due to the threat of rain and freezing rain. A makeup date has not been determined at this time.
March 3, 2014 Softball Doubleheader at Lees-McRae Postponed Mars Hill’s softball doubleheader scheduled for Tuesday, March 4 at Lees-McRae has been postponed due to inclement weather. No makeup date has been set at this time.
March 1, 2014 Mars Hill Completes Sweep of Young Harris The Mars Hill softball team swept a pair of games from Young Harris, earning a 6-3 win in game one and a dramatic, come-from-behind 10-9 victory in game two. Mars Hill has swept all three home doubleheaders this season.
February 23, 2014 Solid Pitching, Offense Lead Lions to Sweep of St Andrews A quartet of Mars Hill pitchers allowed just two hits on the afternoon while the offense smacked 21 hits as the Lions swept St Andrews 5-0 and 10-0 on Sunday afternoon.
February 22, 2014 Softball Splits With Francis Marion The Mars Hill softball team split a pair of games at Francis Marion on Saturday afternoon, claiming a 3-1 extra-inning victory in game one before falling 1-0 in game two.
February 18, 2014 Mars Hill Sweeps Milligan The Mars Hill softball team took a pair of games from Milligan College on Tuesday afternoon, earning a 4-3 win in game one and a 3-0 win in game two.
February 16, 2014 Saint Leo Rallies to Defeat Lions Cassie Boggs’ fifth-inning double plated the winning run as Saint Leo defeated Mars Hill 2-1 in softball action on Sunday afternoon.
February 16, 2014 Pirates Sink Mars Hill The Armstrong softball team scored nine runs over their final two at-bats to defeat Mars Hill 13-6 on Sunday afternoon at the Armstrong Tournament.
February 15, 2014 Lions Drop Heartbreaker to Saint Leo The Mars Hill softball team dropped a heartbreaking 8-7, extra-inning decision on Saturday afternoon at the Armstrong Tournament.
February 15, 2014 Armstrong Hands Lions First Defeat of 2014 The Mars Hill softball team suffered their first setback of the season, falling 10-0 to Armstrong on Saturday morning.
February 11, 2014 Winter Weather Forces Softball Cancellation Thursday’s scheduled home softball doubleheader against Salem International has been cancelled due to snow. No makeup date has been set at this time. The two teams were scheduled to play at Ponder Field beginning at 1 p.m.
February 8, 2014 Offense Powers Sweep of Mount Olive The Mars Hill softball team scored 26 runs in a doubleheader sweep of Mount Olive, claiming the opening game 11-5 and completing the sweep with a 15-14 triumph in a wild nightcap.
February 7, 2014 Lions Earn Opening Day Sweep The Mars Hill softball team opened the 2014 campaign with a sweep of Virginia Intermont, earning 5-2 and 3-1 victories to start the season.
February 6, 2014 Softball Announces Schedule Change Sunday’s softball doubleheader between Mars Hill and Mount Olive has been moved to Saturday.
January 28, 2014 Stanek Named Preseason All-SAC; Lions Picked to Finish Eighth The Mars Hill softball team was picked to finish eighth in the South Atlantic Conference in a preseason poll by the league’s coaches released Tuesday. Junior Robyn Stanek was named to the Preseason All-Conference First Team.
October 17, 2013 Softball Releases 2014 Schedule MARS HILL, N.C.-- Mars Hill's softball team has released their 2014 schedule, the team announced Thursday.
June 27, 2013 Stanek Named NCCSIA All-State MARS HILL, N.C.-- Mars Hill's Robyn Stanek was named to the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) 2012-13 College Division All-State Softball Team, which was released Thursday.
May 28, 2013 Softball Announces Camp Information MARS HILL, N.C.-- Information and dates for the 2013 Mars Hill College Softball Recruiting Camp are now available.
April 22, 2013 Hockaday Named to All-Tournament Team ROCK HILL, S.C.-- Mars Hill's Jamie Hockaday has been named to the 2013 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Championship All-Tournament Team, which was released by the conference office Monday.
April 20, 2013 Lions Upset Top-Seed Tusculum SALISBURY, N.C.- Sixth-seeded Mars Hill upset top-seed Tusculum 2-0 to stay alive in the 2013 Food Lion SAC Softball Championship Saturday morning at Whitley Field.
April 13, 2013 Lions Swept by Wingate MHC earns six seed in SAC Tournament, will face L-R in First Round
April 6, 2013 Lions Swept by Catawba
March 29, 2013 Lions Sweep Lenoir-Rhyne
March 23, 2013 Softball Postponed
March 22, 2013 Lions Swept at Anderson
March 17, 2013 Lions Split with Tusculum
March 13, 2013 Lions Sweep Newberry Mars Hill Remains Unbeaten in SAC Play
March 6, 2013 Softball Games Canceled
March 5, 2013 Softball Schedule Change
March 4, 2013 Lions Split with Bobcats
February 28, 2013 Softball Schedule Changes
February 20, 2013 Softball Doubleheader Canceled
February 11, 2013 Softball Doubleheader Canceled
February 10, 2013 Lions Sweep Milligan
February 8, 2013 Softball Game Rescheduled
February 2, 2013 Lions Open Season With Sweep
June 21, 2012 Softball Signees take home Awards Softball signees honored for excellence on field and in classroom
March 27, 2012 Softball Splits with LMU
March 23, 2012 Softball Schedule Changes
March 17, 2012 Lions Swept by Tusculum
March 14, 2012 First Pitch Pushed Back
March 14, 2012 Lions Sweep Wolves
March 12, 2012 Softball Schedule Change
March 11, 2012 Lions Sweep Hilltoppers Haithcox Breaks School Home Runs Record in Victory
March 5, 2012 Softball Game Canceled
February 26, 2012 Softball Swept by Braves
February 23, 2012 Makeup Softball Date Announced
February 22, 2012 Softball Postponed
February 15, 2012 Lions Swept by Saints
February 12, 2012 Francis Marion Sweeps Lions
February 11, 2012 Lions Sweep St. Andrews MHC rallies in game two to earn sweep
January 26, 2012 Softball Preseason Poll and All-SAC Teams Haithcox, McCurry earn recognition
April 21, 2011 Carson-Newman defeats Softball in nine innings Lions eliminated from SAC Tournament
April 20, 2011 Catawba defeats Softball in SAC Tournament Lions to play Thursday at 9 a.m. at Walters State CC
April 15, 2011 Softball at Anderson Postponed to Sunday Rain pushes double-header back a day
April 10, 2011 Softball splits doubleheader with LMU Bullins hits grand slam in game two victory
April 5, 2011 Softball Postponed Double-header pushed to Thursday
April 3, 2011 Softball sweeps doubleheader from Chowan Light strikes out nine batters
March 29, 2011 Softball sweeps doubleheader vs. Belmont Abbey Lions improve to 16-3 at home
March 24, 2011 Softball at Wingate Moved to Friday Approaching inclement weather forces schedule change
March 13, 2011 Softball splits at King
March 8, 2011 Softball splits SAC doubleheader with Lady Eagles Haithcox hits three-run homer in second game
March 4, 2011 Softball at Chowan Postponed Games moved to April 3
March 3, 2011 Haithcox gives Softball wins vs. Young Harris Lions run win streak to 11 games
March 2, 2011 Softball takes two games from North Greenville Lions improve win streak to nine games
February 27, 2011 Morris’ walkoff leads Softball to defeat of Bobcats Second game cancelled due to rain
February 26, 2011 West throws no-hitter in Softball sweep of Pikeville Morris strikes out 10 in game two
February 18, 2011 Strong pitching earns Softball wins over Lady Tigers Light earns first collegiate win
February 8, 2011 Softball drops game at Belmont Abbey Second game suspended due to darkness
February 5, 2011 Softball schedule change
January 26, 2011 SAC Softball Preseason Poll & All-SAC Teams Seawell, Haithcox, McArthur earn preseason All-SAC honors
May 15, 2010 Softball Records First NCAA Tournament Victory Lions end Armstrong Atlantic State's season
April 21, 2010 Haithcox, Seawell voted Softball All-Conference Huff Wins Scholar-Athlete Award
January 1, 2000 Softball Camp Information