Bison Softball

College Softball: Sertic No-Hitter Propels NDSU to Summit League Championship Game

NDSU's Jacquelyn Sertic recorded a tournament-record 15 strikeouts and earned the first no-hitter in tournament history since 2015

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) — No. 1 North Dakota State dominated No. 2 South Dakota State in a 4-0 shutout that featured Jacquelyn Sertic recording a tournament-record 15 strikeouts and earning the first no-hitter in tournament history since 2015. The Bison advance to the program’s 10th-straight Championship final appearance. South Dakota State will fight for its life in an elimination contest today…

College Softball: Bison Set To Face Omaha in Summit League Tournament

NDSU won its seventh regular-season league title in the last ten years and locked down the number-one seed in the conference tournament

FARGO, N.D. — Claiming the top seed in the Summit League Tournament and winning regular-season titles is nothing new for Bison softball. NDSU continued that tradition yet again this season. The team won its seventh regular-season league title in the last ten years and locked down the number-one seed in the conference tournament. These accolades, however, have become the expectation…

Bison Softball Heads into Summit League Tournament with Top Seed

NDSU receives a bye first round and awaits the winner of USD/Omaha.

ELMHURST, Ill. (Summit League) – North Dakota State will carry the top seed into The Summit League Softball Championship after winning its seventh regular season title. Joining the Bison in the championship field are South Dakota State, Western Illinois, South Dakota, Omaha and Fort Wayne. The 2018 Summit League Softball Championship will be played May 9-12, at Ellig Sports Complex on…

Sertic Nearly Perfect as Bison Softball Clinches Regular Season Title

NDSU wins the conference regular season title for the sixth time in last seven years.

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) – Jacquelyn Sertic carried a perfect game into the seventh as North Dakota State shut out Western Illinois 4-0 in a Summit League single-game played Sunday, May 6, before 245 spectators at the Ellig Sports Complex. NDSU (30-17, 10-3 SL) completed the three-game sweep on Senior Day to clinch the program’s seventh Summit League regular season…

College Softball: NDSU Rolls Into First Place With Sweep Over Western Illinois

Bison Jacquelyn Sertic and KK Leddy threw back-to-back shutouts

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) — For the third straight Saturday, Jacquelyn Sertic and KK Leddy threw back-to-back shutouts as North Dakota State blanked Western Illinois by identical scores of 3-0 in a Summit League softball doubleheader played Saturday, May 5, before 260 spectators at the Ellig Sports Complex. The Bison moved into first place in the league standings as head…

College Softball: Tough Fifth Inning Sinks NDSU

NDSU scoreless inning streak snapped at 40.2 innings.

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) – Fort Wayne struck for six straight hits and four runs with two outs in the fifth inning as the Mastodons defeated North Dakota State 5-2 in a Summit League game played Sunday, April 29, before 217 spectators at the windy Ellig Sports Complex. NDSU (27-15, 7-3 SL) is scheduled to play at Minnesota on Tuesday,…

College Softball: Bison Shutout Fort Wayne in Double Header

Jax Sertic records eighth shutout of the season.

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) – Jacquelyn Sertic and KK Leddy tossed back-to-back shutouts as North Dakota State defeated Fort Wayne by identical scores of 5-0 in a Summit League softball doubleheader played Saturday, April 28, before 277 spectators at the renovated and sun-drenched Ellig Sports Complex. It was the home opener for the Bison. NDSU (27-14, 7-2 SL) and Fort…

Bison Softball Completes the Sweep of Coyotes

NDSU improves to 25-14 on the season.

VERMILLION, S.D. (NDSU Athletics) – Jacquelyn Sertic tossed her second straight shutout and Zoe Stavrou collected a career-high four hits as North Dakota State defeated South Dakota 2-0 in a Summit League softball game played Sunday, April 22, at Nygaard Field. NDSU (25-14, 5-2 SL) is scheduled to host Fort Wayne (16-29, 1-7) in a Summit League doubleheader on Saturday,…

KVRR Round Table: NDSU, UND Softball Aim for Conference Success

The KVRR Sports team analyzes the play of NDSU and UND softball so far this season.

FARGO, N.D. — The NDSU softball and UND softball teams continue conference play both fighting for conference titles in its respective leagues. Both teams have been led by their aces. Jax Sertic for the Bison and Kaylin VanDomelen for the Hawks. The KVRR sports team analyzes what the two teams have to do to remain successful the rest of the…

Sertic Claims Fourth Pitcher of the Week Honor of Season

Sertic leads the Summit League in ERA, wins and strikeouts this season.

ELMHURST, Ill. — North Dakota State’s Jacquelyn Sertic collected her fourth Summit League pitcher of the week honor of the season after her performance in Omaha last Friday. The 14 pitcher of the week honors is tied for second in league history. Sertic struck out 12 in a complete game victory for the Bison. She has now reached double-digit strikeouts in a…