The win gave the Pirates their 30th win of the season.
Seton Hall scored a run in the top of the third inning, but it was matched by the Seawolves in the bottom of the third. The bats were quiet for the rest of the game and Seton Hall went on to lose 4-1 after seven innings.
Seton Hall garnered 16 hits across both games and didn’t commit an error in either. 10 total strikeouts from both pitchers also helped get the job done.
Taylor Hill homers twice and Smith shines on the mound as the Pirates improve to 7-7.
Strong pitching from the Pirates staff gives hope to the team moving forward.
Seton Hall picks up a win against UMass Lowell, but drops their matchup against Auburn to conclude the Tiger Invitational in Auburn, Alabama.
Seton Hall began Big East play against Butler this weekend, losing two of their three games from the weekend's series.
The Seton Hall softball team returned to play for the first time this past weekend since last spring's season was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Pirates faced stiff competition in No. 16 Duke and No. 18 South Carolina in their return to the diamond but ultimately went 0-5 on the weekend.
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The Seton Hall softball team held a breast cancer awareness month-themed practice in mid-October, bringing attention to the disease through the team’s social media pages.
Although at the helm from inside the dugout, softball head coach Paige Smith wants to storm the field for a championship just as much as her players.
Despite an NCAA Committee ruling on Monday afternoon that spring sport athletes will receive an extra year of eligibility due to a lost season under COVID-19 scares, there is still a rightfully sentimental feeling surrounding senior players who had their swan songs ripped out from under their feet.
Over the weekend, the Seton Hall softball team travelled to Conway, South Carolina to compete in the Chanticleer Classic. The team went 1-3.
There are few things more wholesome than the excite- ment of parents watching and cheering on their kids from the sidelines. The atmosphere of youth sports games is dictated by father-coaches yelling and stereotypical soccer moms devoting their time to be the team mascot. Unfortunately, as the kids grow older and they begin to filter out by who has the potential to play in college and who does not, these age- old tropes retire from their unwritten roles in the team.
Seton Hall softball’s 2019 shortcomings are driving force to 2020 motivation.