Cardinals dominate Spartans

Cardinals dominate Spartans

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
May 6, 2014
Filed under Most Recent, Softball, Sports

The North Idaho College softball team outscored the Colorado Northwestern Spartans 44-2 in a four-game sweep May 2 and 3 at Memorial Field in Coeur d’Alene. The Cardinals will be the No. 3 seed heading into the Region 18 tournament and will play sixth-seeded Western Nevada College in Twin Falls... Read more »

Powless, Anthony power NIC past CSI in first game

Powless, Anthony power NIC past CSI in first game

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
April 28, 2014
Filed under Most Recent, Softball, Sports

Miranda Powless hit a three-run home run and Madison Anthony hit a two-run shot to lift the North Idaho College softball team to an 8-7 win over the fourth-ranked College of Southern Idaho Golden Eagles in the first game of a Scenic West Athletic Conference doubleheader Friday at Memorial Field in Coeur... Read more »

NIC wins one, drops one to Skagit

Bridget Rogers, Staff Writer
April 18, 2014
Filed under Most Recent, Softball, Sports

Hayden Fields... Read more »

New faces on the diamond

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
January 31, 2014
Filed under Most Recent, Softball, Sports

At four-year schools, freshmen athletes aren’t thrown into a starting lineup a lot of times. They redshirt or play limited roles, but usually aren't counted on to lead their teams to victories. This isn’t the case for two-year schools like North Idaho College, especially on this year’s softball... Read more »

NIC softball shuts out Explosion, looks ahead to spring

NIC softball shuts out Explosion, looks ahead to spring

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
October 30, 2013
Filed under Most Recent, Softball, Sports

The North Idaho College softball team ended its fall season with three convincing wins against the Washington Explosion out of the Tri-Cities. The Lady Cardinals beat the Explosion 20-0, 12-0, and 9-0 Oct. 19 at Memorial Field in Coeur d’Alene to conclude their fall season. “We’re just really... Read more »

Raising program from its birth

Raising program from its birth

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
October 15, 2013
Filed under Softball, Sports

When thinking about North Idaho College softball, one has to first think of its only head coach Don Don Williams, the face of the program. Williams, who will enter her 17th season at the helm when the spring season starts, started the program when she was hired in June of 1997. She coached at Linfield... Read more »

Former, current players square off

Former, current players square off

Robby Palmer, Staff Writer
September 20, 2013
Filed under Most Recent, Softball, Sports

The North Idaho College softball team beat the NIC alumni team 3-1 Saturday at Memorial Field. “We were really excited to get back on the field and play against people we knew and haven’t seen in a long time,” Shay Craig, a member of the alumni team and current assistant coach of the Cardinals,... Read more »

NIC softball wins two out of three on Sophomore Day

NIC softball wins two out of three on Sophomore Day

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
April 25, 2013
Filed under Most Recent, Softball, Sports

Softball doubleheaders can potentially cause focus issues for players because of the length of time spent on the field and in the dugout, but three games in a day can be a little more problematic. This was not the case for the North Idaho College softball team Saturday as they kept their eyes on the... Read more »

Cookin’ up home run hitting recipe

Cookin’ up home run hitting recipe

Benaiah Cheevers, Assistant Sports Editor
April 18, 2013
Filed under Most Recent, Softball, Sports

The North Idaho College softball career home run record has a new owner. There’s certainly more than meets the eye when it comes to NIC’s sophomore catcher Shelby Carter from Maple Valley, Wash. Carter, a four-year varsity softball winner at Tahoma High School in Covington, Wash., near Seattle... Read more »

NIC softball beats Snow in final game of series

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
April 15, 2013
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The North Idaho College softball team avenged one of their two... Read more »

Snow takes two from NIC softball team, second game goes to extra innings

Snow takes two from NIC softball team, second game goes to extra innings

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
April 13, 2013
Filed under Most Recent, Softball, Sports

Snow College won the first two games of a four-game series against North Idaho College’s softball team Friday at Memorial Field in Coeur d’Alene. Snow took the first game 6-2 and the second game 7-5 in nine innings. During the second game with the score tied at four in the top of the ninth, Snow... Read more »

NIC’s offense explodes during Spring Break

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
April 8, 2013
Filed under Most Recent, Softball, Sports

The North Idaho College softball team routed Skagit Valley College (Mt. Vernon, Wash.) in a nonconference doubleheader April 2 at Memorial Field with scores of 11-0 and 17-1. In the first game, NIC scored six runs in the first inning including a two-run single by Shelby Carter and a three-run home... Read more »