2014 Cal State Fullerton Softball News
March 9, 2014
Titans Miscues Lead to Two Losses on Saturday
The Cal State Fullerton softball team committed five-errors falling to No. 16 Nebraska, 9-2, while surrendering a 15-run inning at the hands of No. 7 Arizona, 15-0, at Anderson Family Field on Saturday.
March 9, 2014
Titans Stifled in Final Game of Judi Garman Classic to Wisconsin, 4-1
FULLERTON, Calif.— The Cal State Fullerton (15-10) softball team concluded the Judi Garman Classic with a 4-1 loss to Wisconsin (10-9) at Anderson Family Field on Sunday afternoon. The Titans finished the tournament with a 2-3 record.
March 8, 2014
Aragon's Career High Five-RBI Down Fresno State, 9-2
Senior Gabby Aragon pioneered the Cal State Fullerton softball team with three hits and a career high five-RBI to down Fresno State, 9-2, at Anderson Family Field on Friday evening.
March 7, 2014
Washington’s Stellar Relief Lead Titans to Opening Day Victory in Judi Garman
Freshman Christina Washington (3-3) tossed five shutout innings of relief against San Jose State to lead Cal State Fullerton’s softball team to its third consecutive victory, 5-2, at Anderson Family Field on Thursday evening in the Judi Garman Classic.
March 6, 2014
Titans Blast Three Homers to Outlast Grand Canyon, 9-7
Cal State Fullerton’s softball team produced three home runs and a six-run fourth inning to outlast Grand Canyon, 9-7, at Anderson Family Field on Wednesday evening.
March 5, 2014
Titans Snap Losing Streak behind Kisling’s Walk-Off
Cal State Fullerton’s softball team snapped its two-game losing streak behind Paige Kisling’s bases loaded RBI-single to edge Loyola (IL), 3-2, at Anderson Family Field on Tuesday evening.
March 4, 2014
Diemer and Galarza Named Big West Scholar-Athletes of the Year
Junior Austin Diemer and sophomore Samantha Galarza were named Cal State Fullerton’s Big West Scholar Athletes of the Year, it was announced by the league on Tuesday.
March 4, 2014
Titans Host Long Week Highlighted by Judi Garman Classic
The Cal State Fullerton softball team begins play this week hosting Loyola (IL) on Tuesday and Grand Canyon on Wednesday. Shortly after, the Titans host the Judi Garman Classic with a full slate of five games in facing San Jose State on Thursday, Fresno State on Friday, two games on Saturday against Nebraska and Arizona, and concluding with competition against Wisconsin on Sunday. All Fullerton games will be played at Anderson Family Field in Fullerton, Calif.
March 1, 2014
Ongoing Rain Leads to Cancellation of All Saturday Games
Heavy rains overnight have forced the cancellation of all three games of the Louisville Slugger Invitational Saturday, all scheduled to be played at Anderson Family Field.
February 28, 2014
Rain Forces Cancellation of All Friday Games
Heavy rains have forced the cancellation of all three games of the Louisville Slugger Invitational Friday, all scheduled to be played at Anderson Family Field.
February 28, 2014
Beavers Capitalize on Two Costly Errors to Down Titans
The Cal State Fullerton (11-7) softball team surrendered two costly errors in the field to propel the Oregon State Beavers (6-11) to a 5-2 victory at Anderson Family Field on Thursday evening.
February 27, 2014
Titans Co-Host Louisville Slugger Invitational
The Cal State Fullerton softball team begins play this weekend co-hosting the Louisville Slugger Invitational with Long Beach State. Fullerton will have a full slate of five games with one of Thursday versus Oregon State, two on Friday, against Louisville and Northwestern, and two on Saturday, competing with Nevada and Illinois. All Fullerton games will be played at Anderson Family Field in Fullerton, Calif.
February 26, 2014
Tennessee Uses Long Ball to Down Titans
The No. 2 Tennessee softball team showed off its long ball capability by launching three home runs to down Cal State Fullerton, 8-4, at Anderson Family Field on Tuesday evening.
February 23, 2014
Titans Conclude Weekend on High Note
The Cal State Fullerton softball team capitalized on six errors to rally against Boise State in the final game of the tournament for the Titans, 10-3, while being stifled to one-hit against Notre Dame in a shutout, 8-0, at the Mary Nutter Classic on Saturday evening.
February 22, 2014
Titans Split Against Ranked Opponents on Day One
The Cal State Fullerton softball team used the power of three home runs to down No. 15 Baylor, 6-1, while surrendering an eight-run inning at the hands of No. 23 LSU, in a 8-1 defeat at the Mary Nutter Classic on Friday evening.
February 21, 2014
Titans Head to Cathedral City to Meet Top Teams
The Titans begin play this weekend traveling to Cathedral City, Calif., to compete in the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic. Fullerton will have a full slate of four games with two on Friday, against Baylor and LSU, and two on Saturday, competing with Notre Dame and Boise State. After the tournament, CSF will host Tennessee on Tuesday at Anderson Family Field in Fullerton, Calif.
February 18, 2014
Titans Square Off Against North Carolina
The Titans begin play this week hosting the University of North Carolina on Tuesday at Anderson Family Field in Fullerton, Calif. After the match up against the Tar Heels, Cal State Fullerton travels to Palm Springs to compete in the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic. The Titans will have a full slate of four games with two on Friday, against Baylor and LSU, and two on Saturday, competing with Notre Dame and Boise State.
February 18, 2014
Titans Power Past Tar Heels
Cal State Fullerton’s Ariel Tsuchiyama and Gabby Aragon each struck for their first home runs on the season, respectively, to send reeling North Carolina to its third straight loss, 9-3, on Tuesday afternoon at Anderson Family Field.
February 16, 2014
Titans Drop Saturday Games on Final Day
The Cal State Fullerton softball team fell short in both games against South Dakota and No. 23 California at the SDSU Softball Stadium on Saturday evening. USD’s freshman pitcher Rachel Cue would hold the Titans offense in check, yielding seven hits en route to a 4-2 defeat of CSF, followed by a come from behind victory by California capped off by Danielle Henderson’s walk-off homer in a 5-4 thriller in favor of the Golden Bears.
February 15, 2014
Titans Sweep Day Two of Campbell/Cartier Classic
The Cal State Fullerton softball team earned two more wins against Saint Mary’s and Texas State at the USD Sports Complex on Friday afternoon. The Titans were pioneered by Christina Washington’s five-plus innings of one-run ball in a 3-1 triumph against the Gaels, followed by Fullerton’s offensive four-run third inning in game two, rallying against the Bobcats 4-2.
February 14, 2014
Four-Run Inning Helps Aztecs Drop Titans
Sophomore Aztec pitcher Danielle O’Toole pitched a three-hitter and was backed by a four-run inning that toppled previously unbeaten Cal State Fullerton, 6-1, Thursday evening at SDSU Softball Stadium.
February 13, 2014
Titans Outlast Toreros, Remain Perfect
Missy Taukeiaho and Eliza Crawford both hit solo home runs as four Titans pitchers combine to hold the Toreros to only five hits in a 4-2 victory at Anderson Family Field on Thursday evening.
February 12, 2014
Titans Host Toreros; Head South for the Weekend
The Titans begin play this week facing the University of San Diego on Wednesday at Anderson Family Field in Fullerton, Calif. After the match up against the Toreros, Cal State Fullerton heads to San Diego for their first road action of the season. The Titans join the six-team field at the 24th annual Campbell/Cartier Classic hosted by San Diego State University. Fullerton will have a full slate of five games with one on Thursday (Feb. 13), two on Friday (Feb. 14), and two on Saturday (Feb. 15). All Fullerton games will be played at SDSU Softball Stadium or USD Softball Complex.
February 10, 2014
Titans Sweep Easton Invitational
Junior Eliza Crawford showed off her astounding power at the plate by launching two home runs and compiling three RBI to baffle George Washington 9-0 at Anderson Family Field on Sunday. Freshman Christina Washington (2-0) was superb in the circle, stifling the Colonials offensively as the Titans cruised to a third run-rule victory in as many days.
February 10, 2014
Taukeiaho and Antunez Sweep Big West Softball Player of the Week Awards
Cal State Fullerton transfer Missy Taukeiaho led the conference this week in batting average (.615) en route to earning Big West Softball Field Player of the Week honors, while teammate Jasmine Antunez picked up two wins and was crowned the Big West Softball Pitcher of the Week, it was announced by the conference on Monday.
February 9, 2014
Titans Stay Undefeated in the Easton, Reach 4-0
Cal State Fullerton continued their prowess on the diamond by sweeping Santa Clara in a run-rule game 8-0, while finishing off the Panthers of Pittsburgh 7-4 on Saturday at Anderson Family Field. Both freshman Christina Washington (1-0) and junior Desiree Ybarra (1-0) picked up their first wins of the season in the circle, as the Titans continued to build off of their stunning victory over No. 2 Oklahoma yesterday afternoon.
February 8, 2014
Titans Topple LMU and Defending Champions Oklahoma to Reach 2-0
Cal State Fullerton rose to the occasion Friday evening at the Easton Tournament running away from the Lions of LMU 9-0 in game one for the Titans, and capping off the evening with a 3-1 duel against defending national champions No. 2 Oklahoma. Sophomore Jasmine Antunez and junior Desiree Ybarra had control of the circle all day posting a combined 11 innings of work, yielding only one run and striking out 12 batters over the two games.
February 5, 2014
Titans Open 2014 Season on Friday
The 35th varsity season of Cal State Fullerton softball opens this week at Anderson Family Field as the Titans kick off the 2014 campaign against Southern Miss on Thursday, before hosting McNeese State on Friday.
February 5, 2014
2014 Season Preview: Softball
Cal State Fullerton kicks off the 2014 season February 7, 2014 at 1 p.m. versus the Loyola Marymount Lions in the first game of a doubleheader. Head coach Kelly Ford heads into her second campaign at the helm after posting a 28-28 (13-11 Big West) record, first .500 season since the 2009 season.
February 3, 2014
Successful Leadoff Dinner Leads to Opening Day
The 2014 Titans softball team led off their February with an exciting Leadoff Dinner at the Meridian Club Saturday evening.
February 3, 2014
Titans Picked to Finish Third in Big West
Led by 2013 All-Big West Conference Freshman Pitcher of the Year Jasmine Antunez, the Cal State Fullerton softball team was picked to finish third in the Big West Conference in 2014 as selected by the eight head coaches in the annual preseason poll Monday.
January 29, 2014
ESPNU Featuring Long Beach State at Cal State Fullerton Doubleheader
ESPNU has announced that it will air the Big West softball doubleheader between Long Beach State and Cal State Fullerton on April 16. live from Anderson Family Field. The doubleheader will be broadcast beginning at 4:00 p.m., followed by game two starting at 6:30 p.m. on ESPNU. These two games are the only Big West softball games scheduled to air on ESPNU this year.
January 22, 2014
Leadoff Dinner is Upon Us, Reserve Now!
Start off your February with the 2014 Titan Softball Leadoff Dinner! The excitement starts at 6 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014 at the Meridian Club. Purchase your tickets today and RSVP by Monday, Jan. 27, 2014.
December 24, 2013
At the Break with Coach Ford
fter a busy fall for the Cal State Fullerton softball program, FullertonTitans.com sat down with second-year head coach Kelly Ford to talk about the program and its people.
December 18, 2013
Softball Tickets Go On Sale Friday
Just in time for the holidays, Cal State Fullerton softball tickets will go on sale Friday, December 20.
December 6, 2013
Reserve Your Seats for the Leadoff Dinner
Cal State Fullerton invites you to the 2014 Titan Softball Leadoff Dinner, scheduled for 6 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 1, 2013 at the Meridian Club.
November 16, 2013
Event Highlights 35 Years of Titans Softball
Cal State Fullerton's 2014 team hosted more than 40 returning alumnae to campus to celebrate the nearly 35-year history of the program.
November 15, 2013
Five California Preps Will Stay Local
Head coach Kelly Ford announced that five area prep athletes have signed National Letters of Intent to play softball for the Cal State Fullerton Titans.
October 29, 2013
Four Home Tournament Events for 2014
Cal State Fullerton will host four tournaments during the 2014 season including one of the nation's premier events, the Judi Garman Classic, this year from March 6 through 9.
October 21, 2013
Titans Volunteer to in Beach Cleanup
The 2013-14 Cal State Fullerton softball team took time off from their fall practice season to spend two hours cleaning southland beaches.
October 21, 2013
Titans Softball Schedule Again Among Nation's Best
On the heels of a remarkable 2013 campaign in which Cal State Fullerton improved its Ratings Power Index (RPI) a national-best, whopping 141 spots, the Titans will again host the nation's elite programs in 2014.
Gonzalez and Galarza Named Big West Sportsmanship Recipients
Junior Ritchie Gonzalez and sophomore Samantha Galarza were named Big West Sportsmanship Award Recipients, it was announced by the league Thursday.