Hornet softball takes on DII...again


Lady Hornet softballFor an MIAA record ninth consecutive year, the Emporia State softball team has made an appearance in the NCAA Division II tournament.

ESU posted a 39-9 season record. The Lady Hornets won the MIAA regular season and post-season tournaments without a loss, going 20-0 in the regular season and winning four straight at the conference tournament in late April. Coach Julie LeMaire was named the MIAA Coach of the Year, while ten Hornets earned some type of All-MIAA honors.

The Hornets won regional championships in 2006 and 2008, advancing to the national championship game both years.