University of Regina Cougars Softball Club

    Van Horn Named 2017-18 Most Valuable Player

    Date:02/12/2018   Source:University of Regina Cougars Softball Club  

    The University of Regina Cougars Softball team held it's Annual Awards Banquet on Sunday, February 4th at the University of Regina.  Cougars Shortstop, Candice Van Horn, takes home three major awards.  Congratulations to the 2017-18 Cougars Softball Award Winners: Most Valuable Player - Candice Van Horn  (pictured top left) Top Hitter - Candice Van Horn Players Choice - Candic...


    Former Cougar Athlete Lisa Korchinski is battling Brain Cancer

    Date:01/10/2018   Source:University of Regina Cougars Softball Club  

    On November 17, 2017, Lisa and her husband, Kim, received some life changing news. After enduring what she thought were severe migraines for two months prior, Lisa was diagnosed with a sizeable brain tumour that required surgery. They were told that the tumour appeared to be low grade, but surgery was needed sooner than later to remove it. Because they assumed the tumour was low grade, this coul...


    Hughes - Female Athlete of the Year

    Date:10/24/2017   Source:University of Regina Cougars Softball Club  

    University of Regina softball player Carmen Hughes was recognized as the 2017 Softball Saskatchewan Female Athlete of the Year.  Carmen was recognized for her on field play and her work in the community.  Hughes, a fourth Year Nursing Student at the U of R, helped the Cougars to a Western Collegiate Softball Association (WCSA) championship and a bronze medal at the Canadian Collegiate ...


    NIXON Electric - Proud Sponsor

    Date:10/12/2017   Source:University of Regina Cougars Softball Club  

    Cougars Softball would like to recognize Nixon Electrical Service Ltd. (Moosomin Division) as a proud partner/sponsor.   Nixon Electrical Service LTD. is an electrical company that does commercial, industrial, residential and agricultural electrical projects. Our staff is composed of skilled and experienced electricians who provide high quality and safe work. We ...


    Two Cougars named to National First Team All-star team

    Date:10/10/2017   Source:University of Regina Cougars Softball Club  

    Two members of the University Cougars were named to the  2017 CCSA First Team All-stars team.  Pitcher, Leslie Miller (Norman, Oklahoma) and Outfielder, Mackenzie Roach (Virden, Manitoba). ...


    Cougars are 2017 CCSA Softball Canada Bronze Medalists

    Date:10/10/2017   Source:University of Regina Cougars Softball Club  

    The University of Regina Cougars Softball team arrived home from Ottawa yesterday with a CCSA Softball Canada National Bronze Medal. They finished their season with a respectable 31-2-1 overall record.   The Cougars finished their round robin play with a perfect 3 - 0 record. They defeated Durham College 2-0, the University of Ottawa 7-0 and Brock University 3-1. The Cougars advanced direc...


    Cougars 2-0 at CCSA National Championship

    Date:10/07/2017   Source:University of Regina Cougars Softball Club  

    The University of Regina Cougars are off to a strong start at the 2017 CCSA National Championship.  They completed day one of the the three day championship defeating Durham College 2-0 and the University of Ottawa 7-0.  The Cougars were lead by two strong pitching performances.  Leslie Miller pitched a complete game against Durham College registering no hits and only two walks.&nb...


    CCSA Championhship Schedule

    Date:10/03/2017   Source:University of Regina Cougars Softball Club  

    2017 CCSA National Championship Schedule Pool A                                                         Pool B A1 &ndash...


    WCSA League Awards Handed Out

    Date:10/02/2017   Source:University of Regina Cougars Softball Club  

    Candice Van Horn, U of R Shortstop, was the recipient of the 2017 WCSA Top Hitter Award. Candice registered a .554 lead leaguing batting average during the regular season and a .571 average during the playoffs. Candice is from Drums Pennsylvania and is a 2nd year Graduate Student in the Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies.   First Year Head Coach from the University of Regina, Andrea ...


    Cougars are 2017 WCSA Champions

    Date:10/02/2017   Source:University of Regina Cougars Softball Club  

    The University of Regina softball team was crowned the Western Collegiate Softball Association champions on the weekend after going 5-0 in tournament play in Moose Jaw. The championship weekend caps off an incredible season for the Cougars, which saw them finish play with a 27-1-1 record. The Cougars beat Calgary by a 6-2 score in a 1-2 playoff game before the final against Saskatchewan was raine...


    2017 WCSA Playoff Schedule

    Date:09/27/2017   Source:University of Regina Cougars Softball Club  

    2017 WCSA Playoff Schedule:  Good luck to all participating teams.    Friday, September 29th   5:00 Cariboo Briercrest vs Regina 7:00 Cariboo Briercrest vs Sask 8:00 Optimist Calgary vs SAIT   Saturday, September 30 ( all games at Cariboo )   9:30 Sait vs Regina 11:30 Calgary vs Briercrest SAIT vs Sask 1:30 Awards 3:30 Regina vs Sask 5:45 Brier vs SAI...


    Cougars Qualify for 2018 CCSA National Championship

    Date:09/25/2017   Source:University of Regina Cougars Softball Club  

    The University of Regina Cougars have qualified for the 2018 CCSA National Championship by finishing first overall in the WCSA with a 22-1-1 record.  The Western Collegiate Softball Association qualifies berths to the National Championship a year in advance.  This affords self funded programs such as the Cougars the opportunity to financially plan.  The University of Regina qualifie...


    Cougars head into WCSA League Playoffs as #1 Seed

    Date:09/25/2017   Source:University of Regina Cougars Softball Club  

    The University of Regina Cougars Women’s Softball team clinched a berth to the 2018 CCSA National Championship by finishing first overall in the WCSA League this past weekend in Saskatoon.  The Cougars started the weekend off strong with an 8-0 win over the Briercrest Clippers Saturday morning and a hard fought 4-0 win over the U of Calgary Dino’s Saturday afternoon. They added an...


    Cougars sweep Briercrest in Double Header

    Date:09/20/2017   Source:University of Regina Cougars Softball Club  

    The University of Regina Cougars kept their unbeaten streak alive with a pair of victories against the visiting Briercrest Clippers.  In the first game of the double header the Cougars defeated Briercrest 9-2. MacKenzie Acton and Carmen Hughes shared the pitching duties for the Cougars.  McKenzie Lowes lead the Cougars at the plate with two triples.  In the night cap, another stro...


    Cougars Remain Undefeated

    Date:09/18/2017   Source:University of Regina Cougars Softball Club  

    The University of Regina Cougars Women’s Softball team remain undefeated and hold their first place spot in the Western Collegiate Softball Association. Adding another 5 more wins this past weekend in Calgary the Cougars are sitting with a 15-0-1 record.  The Cougars started Saturday with a win, defeating SAIT by a score of 12-5 and picking up their second win against U of Calgary 10-3....


    Cougars Go Undefeated in Home Weekend Action

    Date:09/12/2017   Source:University of Regina Cougars Softball Club  

    The University of Regina Cougars Women’s Softball team continue their hold of first place in the Western Collegiate Softball Association by adding 5 more wins to their record. With an impressive sweep of games at their home opener this past weekend in Regina. The Cougars are seeing the success of their hard work pay off.  For the second time in a row they opened the weekend facing their...


    University of Ottawa to host 2017 CCSA National Championship

    Date:09/12/2017   Source:University of Regina Cougars Softball Club  

    The Ontario Intercollegiate Women’s Fastpitch Association (OIWFA) is pleased to announce the University of Ottawa Gee-Gees will play host to the 2017 Canadian Collegiate Softball Association (CCSA) National Championship this fall. The National Championship will head to the nation’s capital for the first time ever as part of the city’s ongoing celebrations of Canada 150. The top e...


    Cougars add former NCAA and NAIA player to their roster

    Date:09/12/2017   Source:University of Regina Cougars Softball Club  

    The Lady Cougars add yet another American player to their roster this year with the addition of pitcher and corner player Leslie Miller. Leslie joins the team after playing three years with the Oklahoma University Sooners and one year with Oklahoma City where she won a NAIA National Championship. Leslie will round out the Cougars pitching staff of six and also bring a huge presence to the lineup a...


    Cougars head into playoffs with confidence

    Date:09/30/2016   Source:University of Regina Cougars Softball Club  

    As the Cougars head into playoffs in Calgary this weekend, team captain Carmen Hughes sat down for an interview to talk about the upcoming weekend of competition. In comparison to previous years, this year’s team is one of a kind with exemplary work ethic, dedication, and so much more. “This year’s team is not like any other team I have ever been on,” states Hughes. &...


    Cougars split series with the Huskies, look forward to doubleheader against Briercrest

    Date:09/21/2016   Source:University of Regina Cougars Softball Club  

    The Cougars traveled to Saskatoon on Tuesday, Sept. 20 to take on their rival the Huskies in a doubleheader. In game one, the Cougars struggled to get on the bats and to move runners around the bases. The Huskies proceeded to capitalize on the Cougars' defensive errors, hitting into the gaps and running aggressively around the bases. In the end, the Cougars suffered a disappointing ...


    Cougars take home five straight victories, look forward to rival Huskies

    Date:09/20/2016   Source:University of Regina Cougars Softball Club  

    This past Saturday and Sunday, the Cougars came away with a successful weekend of wins in Glendive, Montana. During this weekend of play, the Cougars played two league games against the Briercrest Clippers and three exhibition games against the Dawson College Buccaneers. In total, the Cougars won 5 games, scored 48 runs, and only gave up 9 runs. In their first game against the Briercrest Clippers...


    2016 Cougar Softball Season Approaching

    Date:07/23/2016   Source:University of Regina Cougars Softball Club  

    This fall, the Cougars will be going into their 12th season after finishing 3rd at Nationals in 2014 and 5th at Nationals in 2015. The Cougars have already qualified for Nationals this year, which will take place in Saskatoon, SK on Thanksgiving weekend. Starting in the middle of August, the Cougars will be starting training camp and holding tryouts as they gear up for their 2016 season....