Tag: Ken Eriksen

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Softball gains international experience in game against Team Japan

USF softball and Team Japan pose for a group picture with USF's signature "Horns Up" sign at the USF Softball Stadium on Monday. ORACLE PHOTO/BRIAN HATTAB Sometimes, it’s not necessarily about the final score. Monday was one of those nights at the USF Softball Stadium. USF softball played host to the […]

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Softball victorious against Illinois State on opening day

AnaMarie Bruni is greeted by teammates after scoring USF's first run of the game against Illinois State on Feb. 7. Bruni recorded three steals in the Bulls' 2-1 victory. ORACLE PHOTO/BRIAN HATTAB Speed, pitching and a timely blast was all USF softball needed as the Bulls opened their 2019 season 2-1 […]

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10 present-day predictions for USF Athletics Hall of Fame

Kitija Laksa (left) and Jose Fernandez are two present-day eventual USF Hall of Famers. Special to the Oracle/GOUSFBULLS USF Athletics announced last week it will be inducting a new class into its Hall of Fame, the first since 2013. One of the stipulations for induction requires four years of separation […]

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USF softball excited for exhibition against international powerhouse

USF softball announced earlier this month it would compete against Team Japan. The announcement was met with a collective reaction from the team—excitement.  SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE/GOUSFBULLS USF softball will be tested early and often this season. The Bulls face No. 7 Arizona, No. 19 Michigan and No. 5 Florida […]

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AAC Player of the Year removed from USF softball

Former USF softball player Juli Weber was the team's top offensive player from 2016, but won't finish her senior season as coach Ken Eriksen has removed her from the team.  ORACLE FILE PHOTO USF softball has lost last year’s AAC Player of the Year and offensive leader Juli Weber, as […]

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Bold predictions for USF softball in 2016

Senior Ericka Nunn tossed a no-hitter against Illinois State on Feb. 6 of last season. She returns as USF's top pitcher when USF opens its season against South Carolina on Feb. 12 at 2:15 p.m. at the USF Softball Complex. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE Although USF fell short of making […]