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Lady Bears Return for their 2018 Season

Lady Bears Return for their 2018 Season

By Ty’rique Sims, Assistant Sports Editor The Morgan State Lady Bears softball team is back. After a long off-season and a preseason filled with distractions, it’s time to play ball. “There is a lot going on, so much raw emotion going on,” said senior shortstop Danielle Pitpit. “What helps is that there is only three seniors this year. We have a strong group and having that sound foundation will definitely be a major point in our success this year. I think the biggest goal right now is being able to stay focused and being able to recognize what’s really important. […]

by · February 2, 2018 · 0 comments · SPORTS
New Zealand native key to Lady Bears’ newfound success

New Zealand native key to Lady Bears’ newfound success

Ty’Rique SimsFor the fifth time this season, Morgan State University Lady Bears’ junior pitcher Amy Begg was named Pitcher of The Week in the MEAC in earlier this month. Begg was recognized for pitching a total of 26.1 innings in five games, while giving up zero runs and striking out 24. She had an ERA of 0.00 against Mount St. Mary’s, UMBC and Norfolk State and held a 15-5 record after the Norfolk Series at the time. The 6’2” pitcher made her first appearance on a collegiate mound in 2015 and made 28 appearances. She pitched in 106 innings and […]

by · May 10, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · COLLEGE, SPORTS

Lady Bears open conference play with three-game sweep

by Ty’Rique Sims, Staff WriterThe Morgan State University Lady Bears (12-10, 3-0) softball team completed a series sweep of Howard University this weekend at the newly renovated Lois T. Murray Field. “We played hard and played through each inning together. We had solid defense and some hot bats to back Kiwi (Amy Begg) up,” said junior second baseman Danielle Pipit. “Every single player on the team had their part this weekend; it was a huge team sweep to set the tone for the rest of the season.” The Lady Bears kicked off game one of the three-game stretch against the […]

by · April 3, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · COLLEGE, SPORTS