Posts Tagged ‘Auburn softball’

Kasey Cooper Named National Freshman of the Year

By Posted on: May 28th, 2014 in Other Sports 1 Comment »
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                                                                                                                                                (photo:Zach Bland, Auburn media)“This award couldn’t have gone to a more deserving person,” Auburn Head Softball Coach Clint Myers speaking about Freshman, Kasey Cooper. The Tiger third baseman had just been named the Division I Co-National Freshman of the Year. Cooper will share the honor with Tennessee’s Annie Aldrete. The award was presented by the Continue Story…

AU Softball Season Ends at NCAA Region Final But – Tigers “Will Be Back”

By Posted on: May 18th, 2014 in Other Sports 4 Comments »
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McKenzie Kilpatrick hit a grand slam in the NCAA Regional Championship game in Minneapolis. (photo:Zach Bland,AU media)“We were pumped. We wanted to keep going. We wanted to keep going in the post season, but fell a little short.” Auburn Centerfielder Morgan Estell said after the Tigers lost a close NCAA Region Championship game tonight. The Continue Story…

Postseason is About Playing the Best Teams

By Posted on: May 13th, 2014 in Featured Article, Other Sports 2 Comments »
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Auburn Has the Personnel to Win the SEC Softball Tournament (Updated:5-8-14)

By Posted on: May 7th, 2014 in Featured Article, Other Sports 6 Comments »
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                                                                                                                                             (photo:Anthony Hall, Auburn media)Shortly after Clint Meyers was hired as the Auburn Softball coach he gave his formula for a winning program: “It’s not so much about how many hits you get, it’s about when you get them. Good defense, good Continue Story…

Like Gus Malzahn With Football – Clint Meyers Has Brought a ‘New Day’ to Auburn Softball

By Posted on: March 26th, 2014 in Featured Article, Other Sports 7 Comments »
Teammates congratulate Auburn player Jade Rhodes (8) after a sixth inning home run against Miss State Mar. 22, 2014, at the Jane B. Moore Field in Auburn, Ala. (Julie Bennett/jbennet/al.com)

Teammates congratulate Auburn player Jade Rhodes (8) after her sixth inning home run against Miss State March 22, 2014, at the Jane B. Moore Field in Auburn. (photo:Julie Bennett/al.com) “When we began our search for a new softball coach, the goal was to find a proven winner.” Auburn Athletic Director Jay Jacobs on the hiring Continue Story…

Auburn Softball Team Ranked in Top 25 for First Time this Year

By Posted on: February 25th, 2014 in Other Sports 1 Comment »
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               Marcy Harper throws a strike during the Plainsman Invite , Feb.9th. (photo:auburntigers.com)The Auburn Softball team was ranked in the top 25 teams in the country today when the Tigers broke into the poll at No. 24. It is the first national raking for the Tigers since 2012.The national Continue Story…

Clint Meyers Debut Ends in a 6-5 Tie – (updated)

By Posted on: February 7th, 2014 in Featured Article, Other Sports 2 Comments »
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The Clint Meyers debut as Auburn’s Head Softball Coach ended last night in a tie after leading the Troy Trojans 6-5 in the sixth inning. The Tigers down at one point 5-1, rallied back to take the lead when rain and sleet caused the game to be called. Under the rules, the score reverts to Continue Story…

Is Auburn Turning the Corner?

By Posted on: June 17th, 2013 in Baseball, Other Sports 4 Comments »

The hiring of a softball and baseball coach hardly signifies the return of a once great athletic program. But there’s little doubt that last Friday’s announcements sent a loud and clear message to the rest of the SEC.Athletic Director Jay Jacobs’s job will not be saved based on the results of spring sports. Like every Continue Story…