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Gallery: FAU Softball Fall Scrimmage Versus Keiser University

Gallery: FAU Softball Fall Scrimmage Versus Keiser University

October 28, 2017

Cierra Brounson | Contributing Photographer FAU played a fall scrimmage game against Keiser University on Friday night. FAU went on to...

Coach Joan Joyce talks with sophomore Lauren Whitt (19) during a timeout inn the Owls April 14 game versus the University of North Florida. Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

Softball: FAU eliminated from Conference USA tournament by Western Kentucky

May 11, 2017

Florida Atlantic softball was bounced out the Conference USA tournament by Western Kentucky University 6-5 after surrendering a three run lead late in the game.

Amanda Peck returns to the dugout after flying out in the Owls April 14 game versus Middle Tennessee. Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

Softball: FAU takes two out of three at UTEP in regular season finale

May 7, 2017

Florida Atlantic softball defeated the University of Texas El-Paso twice in Texas over the weekend, finishing the regular season as the fourth seed for the 2017 Conference USA Tournament.

Junior Emily Lochten (25) slides safely into second base against Charlotte. Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

Softball: FAU loses three straight to Marshall over weekend

April 9, 2017

Florida Atlantic softball has swept seven conference foes over the past two seasons, but the Owls found themselves on the wrong side of a sweep this weekend for the first time since 2013.

The Owls wait for junior Emily Lochten to cross home plate after her 15th home run of the season. Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

Softball: FAU wins 2-of-3 behind solid weekend from Emily Lochten

March 26, 2017

Florida Atlantic softball defeated the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in two of their three games this weekend.

Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

Softball: Owls pick up trio of wins in opening weekend tournament

February 13, 2017

Behind a stellar performance from Junior Emily Lochten, Florida Atlantic softball won three out of four in their opening weekend series. Lochten finished the weekend with four scores, five hits, a home run and a RBI.

Kylee Hanson (left), Joan Joyce (right) and the FAU softball team are looking to win their second straight conference championship in 2017. Ryan Lynch | Editor in Chief

Softball: Owls rack up multiple preseason awards, begin season Friday

February 8, 2017

The National Fastpitch Coaches Association and USA Softball have both announced their respective preseason polls, with Florida Atlantic softball starting the season at No. 23 in both rankings. The Owls finished the 2016 season with a 51-9 record and a Conference USA Championship, capped off by their second straight NCAA Tournament appearance.

Senior pitcher Kylee Hanson picked up her first loss of the season against Kentucky, but still stands at 5-1 with a 0.91 ERA. Photo by Mohammed F. Emran

Softball: Kylee Hanson throws no-hitter, Owls sweep UTSA to close season

May 8, 2016

Florida Atlantic softball finished its regular season with a sweep over the University of Texas at San Antonio, extending its winning streak to 18 straight games.

Senior third baseman Carnesha Thompson runs to home plate for a run against Western Kentucky. Mohammed F Emran | Staff Photographer

Softball: Owls clinch Conference USA regular season championship

May 1, 2016

Florida Atlantic softball capped off its senior day celebration by winning the Conference USA regular season championship and sweeping Western Kentucky University over the weekend.

Junior rightfielder Delaney Rickey runs out a grounder to first base during the Owls' game versus Penn State on Feb. 14.  Ryan Lynch | Multimedia Editor

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.

Senior outfielder Kiley Southall stands in the batter's box during the Owls game versus Louisiana Tech on April 3. Ryan Lynch | Staff Photographer

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 (left), Joan Joyce (right) and the FAU softball team are looking to win their second straight conference championship in 2017. Ryan Lynch | Editor in Chief

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.