The UIC softball team competed in its third set of fall games this past Sunday (Sept. 28) at Melissa Cook Stadium in South Bend, Ind. After falling to Notre Dame, 4-0, in game one, the Flames came back in their second contest to post a 6-5 victory against Eastern Michigan.
The UIC softball team continued its fall season this past Saturday (Sept. 20) and came away with a 3-0 shutout win against Kirkwood Community College to remain undefeated with a 3-0 record. The Flames second game against Northern Illinois was eventually cancelled due to unplayable field conditions.
The UIC softball team kicked off its fall season with a pair of wins against Loyola on Saturday (Sept. 13) at Flames Field. The Flames picked up an 11-1 victory in game one and came back in game two to take a 5-1 win against the Ramblers.
UIC softball alumni and current student-athletes came together on Saturday, Sept. 6, for the program's annual Alumni Day celebration at Flames Field. The alumni picked up a 9-4 win in the slow-pitch game against the 2014-15 Flames.
UIC softball alum Natalie Hernandez recently concluded her first season with the National Pro Fastpitch's Chicago Bandits, whom she signed with following open tryouts in May 2014. Hernandez and the Bandits went 30-18 and ended their season in the semifinal round of the NPF Championship Series to the Akron Racers.
UIC head softball coach Michelle Venturella announced on Friday that the annual alumni game will be held on Saturday, Sept. 6 beginning at 3 p.m. CT at Flames Field. The game, featuring current and former players, will follow a 1 p.m. scrimmage of the 2014-15 Flames.