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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.

Sophomore Lauren Whitt (19) throws the ball toward first base a Middle Tennessee player hit a ground ball to her during her team's game on April 14. Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

Softball: FAU wins two out of three in hard fought series versus Middle Tennessee

April 15, 2017

FAU Softball defeated Middle Tennessee State University twice and lost once over the weekend in one of its most hard-fought series of the season.

Senior Amanda Wilson (left) pitched a shutout and junior Tatum Buckley (right) knocked in a run in the Owls victory over UCF on Wednesday. Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

Softball: Amanda Wilson, FAU shut out UCF for third straight win

April 5, 2017

Florida Atlantic softball took down the University of Central Florida 4-0 in its midweek game behind strong pitching from senior Amanda Wilson.

Senior Amanda Wilson throws a pitch in the Owls game against Charlotte last weekend. Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

Softball: FAU bounces back from game one loss to take last two from FIU

April 2, 2017

Florida Atlantic softball defeated Florida International University twice in its three-game series this past weekend and moves to 7-2 in conference play.

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.

The Owls picked up five losses over the weekend. Last year they never lost more than three in a week. Ryan Lynch | Editor in Chief

Softball: FAU loses all five games in Louisiana

March 5, 2017

Florida Atlantic softball lost all five of its games in Louisiana over the weekend, turning what was once a conference-best record of 12-3 into 12-8.

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 Amanda Wilson picked up her seventh victory of the season with the Owls win over WKU on Saturday. Photo by  Mohammed F. Emran

Softball: Conference USA Tournament preview

May 12, 2016

Florida Atlantic softball (47-7) finished its season with the fewest number of losses in program history, earning the team the top seed and an automatic two-round bye into the second day of the Conference USA Tournament, which began on Wednesday, May 11.

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 pitcher Colyn O'Connell has recorded an ERA of 1.50 after 15 appearances this season. Ryan Lynch | Multimedia Editor

Baseball, softball pitching among country’s best

April 25, 2016

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

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.