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FAU players run out of the dugout after the game winning run crosses the plate in the bottom of the eighth inning on April 3 during the Owls game versus Louisiana Tech. Ryan Lynch | Multimedia Editor

Softball: Owls win Conference USA championship game over UAB

May 14, 2016

Ever since Conference USA’s softball coaches named Florida Atlantic the top team in the conference’s preseason poll, the Owls have been thought of as the best team in the league.

Gallery: Softball versus Western Kentucky

Gallery: Softball versus Western Kentucky

May 1, 2016

Mohammed F Emran | Staff Photographer Junior pitcher Kylee Hanson fields a ground ball and throws to first base for an out. Mohammed F Emran | Staff Photographer Hanson pitches a...

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.

Kylee Hanson picked up her 18th and 19th wins of the season during the Owls' series versus Marshall. Ryan Lynch | Multimedia Editor

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

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.

FAU players run out of the dugout after the game winning run crosses the plate in the bottom of the eighth inning on Sunday. Ryan Lynch | Multimedia Editor

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.

Head softball coach Joan Joyce talks to an umpire about a collision that had happened between second and third base during the Owls' game versus Penn State on Feb. 14.  Ryan Lynch | Multimedia Editor

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.

Sophomore pitcher Tatum Buckley warms up in the infield before the Owls' game on Feb. 14 versus Penn State. Ryan Lynch | Multimedia Editor

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.

Junior pitcher Amanda Wilson prepares to pitch during the Owls' 4-2 win versus Penn State on Feb. 14. Ryan Lynch | Multimedia Editor

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.

Sophomore Delaney Rickey is tagged out at second base during the Owls' 4-2 win over Penn State on Feb. 14. Ryan Lynch | Multimedia Editor

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.

Christina Martinez runs to first base after making contact during the Owls' game versus Penn State on Feb. 14. Ryan Lynch | Multimedia Editor

Softball: Owls lose their first game this season in 11-inning thriller

February 28, 2016

Florida Atlantic softball took its first loss this weekend at the FAU Invitational in an 11-inning game against Maryland on Saturday night, snapping a 12-game winning streak —the best start in the program’s history.