Not even a lengthy rain delay could slow down the Duke Blue Devils (4-5) on Sunday afternoon, as they took down the Penn State Nittany Lions (3-6), 3-1, to close out the 2019 ACC/Big Ten Challenge at the Duke Softball Stadium.
On the second day of the 2019 ACC/Big Ten Challenge, the Duke Blue Devils (3-5) dropped a tight 3-1 decision to the 24th-ranked Indiana Hoosiers (8-0) at the Duke Softball Stadium in Durham.
In the home opener for the 2019 season, the Duke Blue Devils (3-4) dropped a pair of contests in the 2019 ACC/Big Ten Challenge, falling to No. 24 Indiana (7-0), 3-0, and Penn State (3-4), 6-0.
The 2019 home slate officially kicks off on Friday, Feb. 14 for the Duke Blue Devils (3-2), as they return home to the Duke Softball Stadium to host the 2019 ACC/Big Ten Challenge.
Due to expected inclement weather in the Durham area this weekend, Duke softball has announced changes to the 2019 ACC/Big Ten Challenge schedule.
An early lead was never relinquished Wednesday night in Buies Creek, N.C., as the Duke Blue Devils (3-2) turned in a dominant performance from top to bottom to propel themselves to a 9-2 victory at Campbell (1-5).
Duke Travels to Campbell for Midweek Matchup
On the final day of their international venture to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, the Duke Blue Devils (2-2) split a pair of contests to the Liberty Flames (1-2) and the No. 3 Washington Huskies (2-1). Duke downed the Flames, 3-1, before falling an evening matchup to the Huskies, 4-1.
A late rally for the Duke Blue Devils (1-1) fell just short on Friday night in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, as they dropped a 3-2 decision to No. 9 South Carolina (2-1).
A monster sixth inning, sparked by the bat of Brianna Butler, propelled the Duke Blue Devils (1-0) to a 7-3 victory against Notre Dame (0-1) to open the 2019 season at the Puerto Vallarta College Challenge.
Duke Opens Year Two in Mexico
As the Blue Devils get set to start year two, Duke softball head coach Marissa Young announced the creation of the Duke Softball Kids Klub, which allows children to be a part of the excitement of the Duke softball program.