2016-17 Softball News

February 23, 2017
Jags Give Up Late Lead To Wingate For Doubleheader Sweep
AUGUSTA, Ga. – After rain pushed the meeting back a day, the Augusta University softball team hosted the Wingate Bulldogs on Thursday afternoon for a non-conference doubleheader and fell 7-2 in game one and 4-2 in the second meeting at Jaguar Field.

February 22, 2017
Softball Pushes Wingate Doubleheader To Thursday Due To Weather
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University softball team will play a non-conference doubleheader against the Wingate Bulldogs on Thursday, Feb. 23 at 1:00 and 3:00 p.m. on Jaguar Field.

February 18, 2017
Augusta Wraps Up Non-Conference Tourney With Two Losses
SALISBURY, N.C. – The Augusta University softball team met Catawba and Pfeiffer on Saturday in non-conference action and fell 6-2 to Catawba and 5-1 to Pfeiffer at Whitley Field.

February 17, 2017
Diamond Jags Open Play In Non-Conference North Carolina Tourney
HICKORY, N.C. – The Augusta University softball team started played in its first non-conference tournament of the year on Friday afternoon and dropped a game to Lenoir-Rhyne and one to Pfeiffer.

February 12, 2017
Jags Outhit Anderson In Pair Of Losses At Home
AUGUSTA, Ga. – It was a battle of AU versus AU on Sunday afternoon as the Augusta University softball team took on the Anderson University Trojans for a non-conference doubleheader. Anderson came away with a 2-0 win in the first meeting and survived a 5-4 win in game two at Jaguar Field.

February 9, 2017
Jags Drop Two At Coker In First Road Games Of Season
HARTSVILLE, S.C. – The Augusta University softball team traveled for the first road games of the 2017 season on Thursday afternoon and fell to the Coker Cobras twice in non-conference action at Saleeby-Stokes Field.

February 5, 2017
Diamond Jags Split Day Two With Catawba, West Georgia
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University softball team wrapped up their opening weekend on Sunday by winning 5-4 over the Catawba Indians, before falling 5-1 to West Georgia at Jaguar Field.

February 4, 2017
Softball Starts Season With Non-Conference Split
AUGUSTA, Ga. – In their first games of the 2017 season, the Augusta University softball team hosts the Catawba Indians and the West Georgia Wolves on Saturday. The Augusta Jaguars took down Catawba 5-3 in game one and fell 8-1 to West Georgia.

January 26, 2017
Jags Softball Ranked 11th In Peach Belt Conference Preseason Poll
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University softball team has been picked to finish 11th in the Peach Belt Conference Preseason Poll, as voted on by the league head coaches and announced by the conference office Thursday morning.

January 25, 2017
Augsuta Softball Hosts 24 Games In 2017 Schedule
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta University head softball coach Melissa Brocato announced the 2017 softball schedule on Thursday that features 24 home games on Jaguar Field and 52 total events.

December 5, 2016
Softball Inks Four Freshmen In Early Signing Period For 2018 Season
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University softball team and head coach Melissa Brocato have announced the program’s four-member early signing class for the 2018 season. The Jaguars gained four freshmen in Cassie Blizzard, Bella Fernandez, Lindsey Lee, and Regan Norfleet. All four signed National Letters (NLI) of Intent during the early signing period (Nov. 9-16) and are set to join the team.

September 26, 2016
Augusta Softball Sets 2017 Roster
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University softball team returns 12 players and has six new signees for the 2017 spring season that begins in February at Jaguar Field.

September 23, 2016
O’Keefe & Smith Promoted To New Titles
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta University Director of Athletics Clint Bryant announced on Tuesday that head men’s golf coach Jack O’Keefe has been named the Director of Golf and assistant softball coach Evan Smith is now the associate head coach.

September 23, 2016
Softball To Participate in Day of Service Sept. 24
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta University holds the Day of Service on Saturday, Sept. 24 and numerous Jaguars Athletics teams are participating in the event and serving the community through volunteer service. Softball will play kickball with the special needs children with the Miracle League of Augusta. The team will be on Freedom Way, behind the VA Hospital on Wrightsboro Road from 9:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

September 23, 2016
Augusta Softball Signs Browne & Leblanc For 2017
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University softball team signed freshmen Courtney Browne and Aly Leblanc in the National Letter of Intent (NLI) early signing period, Head Coach Melissa Brocato announced in Novmber 2015.

September 23, 2016
Augusta Softball Inks Marni Greenstein For 2017 Season
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University softball team has signed junior transfer Marni Greenstein from Florida State College at Jacksonville to a National Letter of Intent (NLI), head coach Melissa Brocato announced. Greenstein will join the Jaguars for the 2017 season.

August 30, 2016
Inclement Weather Pushes Softball Tryouts To August 31 At Jaguar Field
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University softball team will hold an open tryout for all currently-enrolled female Augusta University students Wednesday, August 31 at the Jaguar Softball Field.