Cal exacts revenge on Wildcats behind Arioto power display

After suffering its first Pac-12 loss of the season at Levine-Fricke Field Saturday, the Cal softball team was upset. The offense had only managed five hits over the first two games of a crucial conference series against Arizona, and another subpar offensive showing would not be tolerated for a Bears
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No. 1 Cal falls to Wilcats in second of three games

The Wildcats pulled out the wildcard on Saturday. After a sixth inning that saw No. 13 Arizona knock in five runs, the No. 1 Cal softball team fell, 8-3, in its second loss of the season at Levine-Fricke Field. Arizona’s sophomore pitcher Shelby Babcock held the Bears to just three
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No. 1 Cal hosts speedy ‘Cats

Arizona thinks of itself as a roadblock. Cal hopes the opponent will be nothing but a speedbump. The Cal softball team will face No. 13 Arizona in a three-game home series that kicks off Friday at 3 p.m. at Levine-Fricke Field. The Wildcats are third in the Pac-12 and have
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Bears crush St. Mary’s in warmup for Arizona battle

Ho, hum. At Cottrell Field in Moraga, Calif., the No. 1 Cal softball team disposed of yet another opponent in dominating fashion, defeating the St. Mary’s Gaels 9-0 on Wednesday. The Bears jumped out to a first inning lead and never relinquished the advantage, taking care of another nonconference opponent
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Cal sweeps with third straight mercy win

After the second game of the Bears’ three-game series against Utah was snowed out, the Bear’s took advantage of the snowcapped scenery. “We had a snowball fight,” said senior Jace Williams. “Some of the girls had never felt snow before!” The next day, however, meant twice the business as Saturday
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Bears bulldoze Utes in first of three tilts

On Thursday, the Cal softball team held the Utes mute. The Bears dominated the series opener against Utah with a 10-0 win in five innings at the Ute Softball Field in Salt Lake City, Utah. Senior outfielder Frani Echavarria notched two doubles and a home run to fuel the Bears
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No. 1 Cal takes on Utes in Pac-12 matchup

The Cal softball team is once again officially the best in the land. After weeks of swinging between No. 2 and No. 3 in various national polls, the Bears finally asserted their dominance after this weekend’s sweep of No. 3 Washington, solidifying the No. 1 spot in both prominent national
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Cal sweeps No. 3 Washington in matchup of Pac-12 titans

In college softball’s most anticipated series of the season, the No. 1 Cal softball team demonstrated why both ESPN.com and USA Today rank the Bears as the best in the sport. Cal completed a three-game series sweep against No. 3 Washington Sunday at Levine-Fricke Field. Friday’s tilt marked the first
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