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Is Baseball Actually Harder than Softball?

Anica Graney , Editor-in-Chief  October 14, 2020

The age-old question that has turned athlete against athlete, brother against sister: which sport is more difficult, baseball or softball? Baseball players and softball players have been battling against...

Madison College softball team gets 30-win season

Clarion staff report May 3, 2016

The Madison College softball team may not have won the conference title this year, but WolfPack in the running for the second season in a row. A pair of losses to Rock Valley College during a recent...

Softball team among conference leaders

Clarion Staff Report April 20, 2016

Madison College is one of three teams at the top of the North Central Community College Conference softball standings. Rock Valley leads the conference with a 12-1 record, while Madison College is in...

Madison College freshman softball player Brenna Seeber (3) prepares to slap the ball during a recent game on the team’s Florida trip over spring break. The WolfPack’s first home game of the season is scheduled for April 3.

WolfPack softball team stands at .500 after annual spring trip

Clarion Staff Report March 22, 2016

Madison College softball fans will have to wait until April 3 to see their team play a home game. Still, thanks to two indoor tournaments and a Florida spring break trip, the team has already played 22...

WolfPack softball team drops 3 indoor games

Clarion Staff Report March 2, 2016

The Madison College softball team opened the season by playing in the Rochester Community and Technical College Early Bird Invitational on Feb. 26 in the Bubble at UCR Regional Stadium in Rochester, Minn. Despite...

Madison College outfielder Sadie Holmes bunts the ball during a recent home game. The WolfPack softball team has won 7 of its last 10 games and has assured itself a winning record for the season with a 29-15 overall record.

WolfPack softball has 30-win season within reach

Clarion staff report April 24, 2015

As the season draws near a close, the Madison College softball team has a shot at its first 30-win season. The team is already assured a winning record, with a 29-15 overall record with six games remaining. No...

Madison College’s Ashley Marshall takes a pitch during her team’s doubleheader with College of DuPage on March 31.

WolfPack softball team already at 20 wins

Clarion staff report April 8, 2015

Even with almost half its games left to play this season, the Madison College softball team has already passed one major milestone – it has posted back-to-back 20-win seasons for the first time. A...

Madison College freshman Ashley Stormer pitches during one of the games the team played in Florida during spring break.

WolfPack softball off to a fast start

Clarion staff report March 25, 2015

Weather permitting, the Madison College softball team will open its home season on Sunday, March 29, after playing more than 20 road games. The team has performed well so far, winning five of six games...

WolfPack softball has shot at winning record

Clarion staff report April 23, 2014

With three doubleheaders remaining before tournament play begins, the Madison College softball team has a chance to finish the season with a winning record – something that it hasn’t done since the...

Weather gives WolfPack softball extra practice time

Joe Galligan, Staff Writer April 10, 2014

If there hasn’t been much buzz around campus about Madison College softball lately, there’s an easy explanation for it. Over the past week, the story for the WolfPack has been the weather. After spending...

Plan to resolve Title IX complaint gets approval

Kim Johnson-Bair, Staff Writer May 8, 2013

Madison College has reached a settlement in the Title IX case from last fall. A complaint filed cited disparities in the number of male to female sports programs, representation and funding at the college. The...

Softball team ends season in semifinals

Clarion Staff Report May 8, 2013

The Madison College softball team’s season came to an end on May 5 with an 11-1 loss against the College of DuPage in the NJCAA Region IV Tournament semifinals. DuPage dominated the game, taking a...

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