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Baseball, softball pitching among country’s best

Baseball, softball pitching among country’s best

April 25, 2016

Two similarities exist between Florida Atlantic’s softball and baseball team’s seasons.

Softball: Owls bring out brooms in series sweep over Charlotte 49ers

Softball: Owls bring out brooms in series sweep over Charlotte 49ers

April 24, 2016

No. 22 Florida Atlantic softball completed its three game series sweep on the road against the Charlotte 49ers to push the Owls winning streak to 12 games.

Double Play: Twin Owls leaving the nest

Double Play: Twin Owls leaving the nest

April 23, 2016

On a scorching hot Saturday afternoon in April at Florida Atlantic Softball Stadium, senior second baseman Melissa Martinez stepped up to the plate with the bases loaded while her older twin sister, senior center fielder Christina Martinez, watched on from third base.

Softball: Hanson, Wilson limit Marshall to one run in three-game sweep

Softball: Hanson, Wilson limit Marshall to one run in three-game sweep

April 17, 2016

Junior pitchers, Amanda Wilson and Kylee Hanson, powered Florida Atlantic softball to its seventh straight win by allowing a combined one run in three games against Marshall University

Softball: Owls sweep FIU, remain atop Conference USA standings

Softball: Owls sweep FIU, remain atop Conference USA standings

April 10, 2016

Florida Atlantic softball pitching staff led the team to yet another series sweep, this time over in-state rival Florida International University.

Kylee Hanson is learning from a living legend, coach Joan Joyce

Kylee Hanson is learning from a living legend, coach Joan Joyce

April 5, 2016

Junior pitcher Kylee Hanson and softball head coach Joan Joyce are on two opposite ends of a very similar journey. Joyce is in her 21st season as head coach of the Florida Atlantic softball team, following a storied career in which she’s been referred to as the Babe Ruth of softball — she threw 150 no-hitters and 50 perfect games.

Softball: Hanson throws two one-hitters as Owls take 2-of-3 versus Louisiana Tech

Softball: Hanson throws two one-hitters as Owls take 2-of-3 versus Louisiana Tech

April 3, 2016

Junior pitcher Kylee Hanson led Florida Atlantic softball to two wins in three games over the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs this weekend.

Softball: Owls win two of three versus Southern Mississippi in conference home opener

Softball: Owls win two of three versus Southern Mississippi in conference home opener

March 26, 2016

Florida Atlantic softball entered this weekend’s series scoring 27 runs in its prior four games, but struggled to keep that offensive momentum as the University of Southern Mississippi limited the team to eight runs in three games.

Softball: Owls start conference play with series sweep over Middle Tennessee

Softball: Owls start conference play with series sweep over Middle Tennessee

March 20, 2016

The Florida Atlantic softball team opened up Conference USA play with a three-game sweep of the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders over the weekend.

Softball: Owls struggle to score runs over weekend, dropping three of five games

Softball: Owls struggle to score runs over weekend, dropping three of five games

March 14, 2016

The Florida Atlantic softball team limited its opponents to just six runs over the course of five games, but could only manage to pick up two victories.

Softball: Owls sweep doubleheader against Detroit

Softball: Owls sweep doubleheader against Detroit

March 8, 2016

Florida Atlantic softball won both legs of its doubleheader Tuesday against the University of Detroit behind an eight-run mercy rule win and a 10-6 victory.

Softball: Owls win four of five in Las Vegas Tournament

Softball: Owls win four of five in Las Vegas Tournament

March 6, 2016

Florida Atlantic softball traveled to Las Vegas over the weekend to take part in the Alexis Park Resort Classic, where it would win four out of its five games and improve to 17-2 on the season.