tuskegee softball

St. Leo ends Tuskegee’s softball season

FLORENCE, Ala. (goldentigersports.com) – The Tuskegee University softball team saw their season come to a close Friday afternoon, falling to eighth-ranked and fifth-seeded Saint Leo University 5-0 in an elimination contest at the UNA Softball Complex. Tuskegee (24-31), the three-time defending Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) champion made their third consecutive appearance in the NCAA Division II South 1 Region before…

UNA blanks Tuskegee 5-0 in NCAA softball regional

FLORENCE, Ala. (goldentigersports.com) —  For the second consecutive year, the Tuskegee University Lady Golden Tigers will have to battle out of the elimination bracket in the NCAA Division South 1 Region, falling to fourth-ranked and top-seeded University of North Alabama 5-0 at the UNA Softball Complex Thursday evening. North Alabama (50-5) used a mix of power and pitching to defeat…

Lady Golden Tigers draw North Alabama in NCAA softball regionals

TUSKEGEE, Ala. (goldentigersports.com) — The Tuskegee University softball team will be making their third consecutive regional appearance this week, facing a familiar opponent in the University of North Alabama in the opening round of the tournament. Tuskegee (24-29), the eighth seed in the South Region, faces top-seeded North Alabama (49-5) in the opening round game. The two met earlier this…

Lady Golden Tigers earn SIAC softball championship berth

HAMPTON, Ga. (goldentigersports.com) —  For the third consecutive year, the Tuskegee University Lady Golden Tigers will play for the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) championship after defeating Miles College 2-1 on Friday evening. Tuskegee (23-29) is the lone undefeated team and will have to be beat twice on Saturday against a team who will have to play three times on the…

Foye, Finch foil Stillman as Tuskegee advances in SIAC Softball Championships

HAMPTON, Ga. (goldentigersports.com) — After a grueling nine-plus innings, Karisa Foye singled home Kaylin Finch with the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning to give Tuskegee University a 3-2 victory over Stillman College on day two of the SIAC Championships at the Lovejoy Regional Park Friday afternoon. Tuskegee (22-29) had their chances to win in the seventh and…

Tuskegee downs Clark-Atlanta in SIAC Softball Championship opener

HAMPTON, Ga. (goldentigersports.com)  The Tuskegee University softball team wasted little time in defense of their back-to-back Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) championship, using a pair of homeruns to pull away from Clark Atlanta 9-3 in the opener of the 2016 SIAC Softball Championships. Tuskegee (21-29) scored three runs in the first inning when Kaylin Finch hit a three-run homerun to left…

Top seed Tuskegee looks to defend softball crown

HAMPTON, Ga. (goldentigersports.com) —  The two-time defending Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) champion Tuskegee University softball team returns to the state of Georgia to defend their crown as the top seed from the West Division as the SIAC Softball Championships open up on Thursday afternoon. Tuskegee (20-29, 18-6 SIAC) open play at 2 pm (est) against Clark Atlanta (11-27, 7-15 SIAC)…

Montgomery’s Finch named SIAC’s Player of the Year

ATLANTA, GA  (goldentigersports.com) –  Just two days before the start of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SAIC) Softball Championships, the conference office announced the All-Conference team as voted on by the coaches and sports information directors. Freshman Kaylin Finch was named the SIAC Player of the Year, finishing the regular season hitting .389. Finch leads Tuskegee in homeruns (eight) and RBI…

Lady Golden Tigers walk off Thorobredettes

TUSKEGEE, Ala. (goldentigersports.com) —  A six-run sixth inning clinched a series win for Tuskegee University over Kentucky State, winning 8-0 in a Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) matchup to close the regular season Sunday afternoon. Tuskegee (20-29, 18-6 SIAC) pounded out 16 hits in the victory on Sunday, including a perfect day for Sharde Thomas at the plate. The freshman finished…

Thorobredettes, Lady Golden Tigers conclude SIAC season this weekend in Tuskegee

TUSKEGEE, Ala. (goldentigersports.com) —  Just three days after closing out the top seed in the SIAC West Division, the two-time defending Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) champion Tuskegee University Lady Golden Tigers softball team will close out the regular season with a three-game series with the team they beat for the title last year – Kentucky State University. First pitch on…