The USF softball team will travel to Charlotte this weekend for a three-game Conference USA series with the Niners, starting with a double header at 12 p.m. On their way to a 36-7 record, 4-2 in C-USA, the Bulls have accumulated a 10-game win streak, that includes a home sweep of C-USA rival Southern Miss.
“It’s a conference game, so it’s always tough,” USF coach Stacey Heintz said. “These three games are very important. Every Conference USA game we play the rest of the way is very important.”
The only two conference losses the Bulls have suffered all season have come at the hands of Louisville. The Cardinals won the first two games of the series they hosted before USF came back in the third game to win 8-3. Heintz said the Bulls would not repeat the struggle they had against Louisville.
“I expect us to learn from that and come out strong in the first game. We kind of came out slow in the first game and were a little sluggish right of the bat,” Heintz said. “We are going to look to come out and explode right away in the first inning and take it to them.”
At the half, a 14-point lead meant USF was on track to win its first conference game in over a calendar year. That energy was kept up even with under five minutes to go when the Bulls were up 33-20. Then USF watched as its lead went from comfortable, to slim, to nonexistent in the […]
Under normal circumstances, Grant Nolder, president of the USF flag football team would be preparing for the club’s biggest competition of the year, the Swamp Bowl. The annual tournament, hosted at UF, typically takes place during the fall semester and features some of the best club flag football teams in the country. Winners of the […]
Coach Brian Gregory said Tuesday the Bulls didn’t play complete, 40-minute games in their two losses last week. It’s debatable if they did Wednesday night against East Carolina (11-18, 5-11) at the Yuengling Center, but it was more than enough to put up a 73-68 overtime win. “It’s funny. There were stretches where we played […]
Student Government (SG) launched the first-of-its-kind, merit-based scholarship to students Nov. 5 on USF’s Tampa campus. As a part of Student Body President Britney Deas and Student Body Vice President Travis McCloskey’s platform, Bull S.H.I.F.T., — Success, Health, Innovation, Finance and Tradition — the SG’s Student Leadership Scholarship consists of two merit-based scholarships which will […]
A plan drafted on a bar napkin two years ago has now become the USF Jabil Innovation Institute, a multi-million dollar institute combining the College of Engineering and the Muma College of Business. Senior Vice President of Advancement and CEO of the USF Foundation Joel Momberg and Jabil CEO Mark Mondello jotted the idea down […]