Gator bait

A stormy end to UW softball’s postseason run

Not so super

Huskies lose big in first game with Gators

WCWS trip on the line as Huskies visit Gators

At the start of the year, both Washington and Florida thought they would be here: among the final 16 teams still with a shot at the national title.

Huskies advance to Super Regional on third straight run-rule win

When the folks at the NCAA wrote down their softball rulebook a quarter century ago, they included the mercy rule for performances like this one.

Jones’ bat, Walker’s arm lead UW to regional final

The centerfield fence at Husky Softball Stadium is 220 feet from home plate. Behind the fence are five rows of metal bleachers, then a strip of turf, maybe 15 feet wide, and then a tall black net that separates the stadium from the football practice field behind it.

Aguilar slams Huskies to first-round win

The Huskies did most of their damage on a first-inning grand slam by freshman Ali Aguilar. From there, with a comfy lead to protect, Kaitlin Inglesby just kept mowing down Iona batters.

Pocket aces

Walker, Inglesby ready to take center stage at regional

Pac-12 softball power rankings

After 50-odd regular-season games — or a few less for the Huskies, who might finally be drying out after an extraordinarily rainy season — it’s playoff time.

UW earns No. 12 seed after sweep in Berkeley

After a late-season surge, the Washington softball team wrapped up the No. 12 overall seed in the NCAA tournament. The Huskies will host an NCAA regional, beginning this Thursday, at Husky Softball Stadium.

Jones propels Huskies with bat, arm

A base-running blunder by Whitney Jones cost the Washington softball team a run in the top of the third inning Thursday. Luckily, the senior had a few innings left to make up for it.