Bison Softball

NDSU Softball’s 20-Game Win Streak Ends With Loss to SDSU

SDSU Beat NDSU 6-2

FARGO, N.D. – (NDSU Athletics) Megan Rushing hit a two-out bases-clearing double in the sixth inning to help South Dakota State rally past North Dakota State 6-2 in a Summit League game played Monday, April 15, at Tharaldson Park. The game was delayed by rain for 4-hours and 4-minutes. The loss snapped the Bison 20-game winning streak. NDSU (30-12, 8-1…

Leddy Throws No-Hitter As NDSU Softball Takes Doubleheader from SDSU

Bison beat Jackrabbots 5-0 in Game One; 1-0 in Game Two

FARGO, N.D. – (NDSU Athletics) KK Leddy threw her first career no-hitter as North Dakota State turned back South Dakota State by the score of 5-0 in game one, then Paige Vargas followed with a 1-0 shutout of her own as the Bison earned a pair of Summit League wins on a cold and windy Sunday, April 14, before 306 spectators…

NDSU’s Olson Implementing Changes to Linebacker Group

Olson returns to NDSU after playing for Bison from 2010-2013

FARGO, N.D. — Grant Olson is the new face behind the North Dakota State linebacking corps. He’s not exactly a new face after his time playing with North Dakota State, but now he can put his own touch on the position group. Current linebacker Jabril Cox is getting more reps at the Will linebacker position, while converted safety Jaxon Brown…

NDSU Softball Using Western Illinois Series as Confidence

Bison remain undefeated in Summit League

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State softball is currently riding a 14–game winning streak including sweeps in their last two Summit League series. However, the last two wins did not come easy. In their doubleheader on Sunday, the Bison had to hold off a late rally by Western Illinois in game one. Then in game two, NDSU trailed and had to…

NDSU Softball Ends California Trip With A Loss

Stanford Beat NDSU, 3-2

  STANFORD, Calif. – (NDSU Athletics) Host Stanford University scored the game-winning run in the bottom of the fifth inning to edge North Dakota State 3-2 at the Nike Invitational on Sunday, March 3, at Smith Family Stadium. North Dakota State (9-8) is scheduled to play Illinois State (5-15) at 10 a.m. CT on Friday, March 8, in Miami. Teaghan…

NDSU Softball Moving Ahead Without Sertic in 2019

Bison will be without Ace Pitcher Jax Sertic who graduated last season

FARGO, N.D. — The weather is cold outside, however, North Dakota State softball is inside preparing for the upcoming 2019 season. The expectations are high. NDSU is picked to win the Summit League for the ninth consecutive season. While that is a great accomplishment for the team, for them, it’s not about winning. “Every year is a new year so…

Former NDSU Pitcher Sertic to Play in the Netherlands

Sertic will play for Terrasvogels of the Golden League in the Netherlands.

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) – Former North Dakota State University pitcher Jacquelyn Sertic has signed to play professionally overseas for Terrasvogels of the Golden League in the Netherlands. Sertic is the fifth NDSU softball player to compete professionally, and joins former teammates, all-region pitcher Krista Menke (Italy/Netherlands) and all-region shortstop Logan Moreland (Italy), along with former all-region pitcher Whitney Johnson…

NDSU Softball: Bison Recount 2017 NCAA Tournament Win over Oklahoma Before Matchup with Mississippi State

This will be the herd's sixteenth NCAA appearance in the program's history

FARGO, N.D. — NDSU  softball is twenty-four hours away from the NCAA Tucson Regional tournament. This will be the herd’s sixteenth NCAA appearance in the program’s history. Nine of those trips have taken place in the last ten years, so the Bison are no stranger to the big stage. NDSU is also quite familiar with being overlooked by tournament teams……

NDSU Softball: NDSU Uses Summit League Losses as a Lesson Heading into NCAA Tournament

NDSU softball hit the 20 win mark before beginning conference play this season

FARGO, N.D. —When you win nine Summit League Tournament titles in one decade and put up 30 wins year-after-year, it becomes easy to overlook weaker opponents. That’s what happened to NDSU softball after hitting the 20 win mark before beginning conference play. The herd then took losses to Omaha, South Dakota State and Fort Wayne in their first few tastes…

Bison Softball Playing as One Heading into NCAA Regionals

NDSU faces Mississippi State in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament.

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State softball is much more familiar with NCAA Regionals. The Bison are making another appearance this season after winning the Summit League tournament for the ninth time in the last decade. The players say they doubted themselves at times though. Not the usual talk of ‘always believing’ in themselves. They were actually very frank about…