Memphis shortstop Kyler Trosclair has been named the American Athletic Conference Rookie of the Year, and freshman Katie Brignac earned All-Conference Second Team honors, it was announced by the league on Wednesday.
Softball - University of Memphis senior pitcher Jordan Richwood was named the American Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week for games ending on May 3.
The American Athletic Conference has released the bracket for the AAC Tournament, and the Tigers will face a familiar opponent when the tournament opens on Thursday in Orlando, Fla.
The University of Memphis softball team dropped its series finale to the Cougars 6-1 at the Tiger Softball Complex on Sunday, but won the series two games to one.
For the second time this season, the University of Memphis won an American Athletic Conference series, as the Tigers took both games of a doubleheader against Houston 1-0 and 3-2 at the Tiger Softball Complex on Saturday afternoon.
The Tigers close out the regular season as they welcome Houston to the Tiger Softball Complex for the final American Athletic Conference series.
It was a tale of two completely different games as the Tigers took the first game of a doubleheader 5-0 against Murray State, before dropping game two 9-1 in five innings at Racer Field on Tuesday afternoon.
The Tigers are set for their final road games of the regular season as they head to Murray, Ky. for a doubleheader against Murray State at Racer Field on Tuesday afternoon.
Brittany Vuaghn had only one hit over the weekend, but it couldn't have come at a better time. The sophomore singled to center with the bases loaded in the seventh inning to give the Tigers a 2-0 win against South Florida at USF Softball Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
The Tigers put an end to their losing streak as they split a doubleheader with South Florida, losing 8-2 in game one before taking the second 4-3 at the USF Softball Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
Softball - 4/24/2015
The University of Memphis softball team is headed to Tampa, Fla. in search of its first American Athletic Conference series of the season as the Tigers take on South Florida in three games on Saturday and Sunday.
Freshman Katie Brignac's fourth home run of the season was the highlight of the game for the Tigers as they lost 11-3 in five innings to Mississippi State in the final game at MSU Softball Field on Wednesday evening.