LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Six UMKC softball student-athletes from last season earned recognition as National Fastpitch Coaches Association Division I Scholar-Athletes, announce by the organization on Friday, Oct. 6.
UMKC softball continues its fall season with a Sunday matchup vs. Butler Community College at Arrocha Ballpark in Rock Chalk Park on the campus of the University of Kansas in Lawrence. First pitch is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. CT.
UMKC softball has added Greg Bachkora as an assistant coach, longtime head coach Meredith Smith Neal announced on Thursday. Bachkora brings nine years of collegiate softball coaching experience to the 'Roos program. Most recently, Bachkora was an assistant coach at Green Bay and he previously coached at Northern Colorado and Benedictine (Kan.).
Kansas City, Mo. - Two incoming freshmen for the UMKC softball team picked up state championships in their final year of high school play to cap illustrious careers before officially becoming Kangaroos.