Spring sports roundup: How they got here, and where they’re going next

It’s been a busy spring for Washington University athletics. But, for the most part, scheduled spring games are over, and Wash. U. athletes, just like the rest of us, are now strapping in for the push through finals week, all the while preparing for playoff matches on the other side of their exams.

Jon Lewis | Senior Sports Editor

Wydown sweep: Softball wins pair against rival Fontbonne

In one of the NCAA’s most local rivalries, the Washington University softball team took care of Tuesday at home Tuesday, beating neighbor Fontbonne University twice.

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Diamond duo: Baseball, softball share splits with Case Western

The Washington University baseball and softball teams must have been given the same script this weekend, because each went win-loss-win-loss against Case Western Reserve University Friday and Saturday, with each respective pair of wins and losses following a similar pattern.

Jon Lewis | Senior Sports Editor

Softball drops three of four as Venturella returns to Chicago

Venturella returned to the city where she spent eight seasons and won 195 games as the head coach of the University of Illinois at Chicago, when the Bears travelled to the Windy City to take on the University of Chicago. The series, however, was largely disappointing for Wash. U., which dropped three out of four games.

Jon Lewis | Senior Sports Editor

Looking back, looking forward: Wash. U. weekend sports at a glance

The spring sports season has passed its midpoint, with a little less than a month left for most of Washington University’s teams. This weekend offers plenty of Red and Green on the docket, with only the No. 18 baseball team out of action. Let’s take a look at the other five Bears teams playing this weekend.

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Softball rallies from two games down to split series with Emory

With their offense stagnating and three outs to go in Atlanta Saturday afternoon, the Washington University softball team faced the possibility of letting Emory University send them home with an unsatisfactory 1-3 record. Less than an hour later, the Bears were heading home with their most thrilling victory of the season and a wholly satisfying four-game split.

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Softball downs No. 10 Coe in latest test of surging offense

When the Washington University softball team surged through its spring break schedule, the team did so riding a hot-handed offense. The question then became whether the Bears hitters could do the same against top caliber pitching.

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Spring break sports roundup

While many Washington University students hit the beach or headed home for spring break, the school’s athletic programs didn’t miss a beat.

Jon Lewis | Staff Reporter

Streaks snapped and hurdles hopped: Spring sports by the numbers

As the school year races towards the finish line, so too does Washington University’s spring sports regular season.

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Softball collects six wins against Greenville, Principia, Blackburn in dominant weekend

Facing opponents with a combined 17-47-1 record heading into the weekend, the No. 18 Washington University softball team dominated and earned six victories.

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