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Junior Alex Frenz picked up the win for the Huskies on Friday. Frenz is 8-6 on the season. The Huskies are 18-28 and fifth in the MAC East division.

Huskie softball drops weekend series

By Rick Green | April 30, 2018

DeKalb — The Huskies softball team lost the series to the Western Michigan Broncos 1-2, taking game one Friday and falling in games two and three Saturday at Mary M. Bell Field.“They’re playing well overall,” said Head Coach Christina Sutcliffe....

The Huskies throw out a runner at first base in their 9-1 home win Friday against Buffalo. NIU has won four consecutive games.  

Softball extends winning streak to four

By Khobi Price | April 2, 2018

DeKALB — The softball team completed its three-game sweep of the University of Buffalo Bulls Saturday with a 7-5 victory in an offensive dual at Mary M. Bell Field.The Huskies (13-20, 4-2 Mid-American Conference) tallied double digit hits and scored...

Softball loses doubleheader

By Krystal Ward | April 5, 2017

DeKALB — Softball could not hold on to either of its early leads in its doubleheader Tuesday against the Ball State University Cardinals.The Huskies (16-14, 4-4 Mid-American Conference) fell in the first game, 3-2, and lost the second game, 6-4.Game...

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