Penn State Club Softball is a club sports organization at The Pennsylvania State University. The team consists of students who volunteer their time to play the sport they love. Known as PSCS, we participate in the National Club Softball Association and are a part of the North Atlantic West Region. Our mission is to compete well in our conference, place in regionals, and make it to the World Series in Columbus, Georgia. Additionally, we participate in other activities throughout the academic year. These activities include social events and fundraising for Penn State's Dance MaraTHON.
PSCS is proud to announce the new 2015-2016 officer board:
President- Cassie Zanolini
Vice President- Alyssa Virginio
Treasurer- Hallie Bilker
Secretary- Nina Italiano
WE ARE...THE NORTH ATLANTIC REGION CHAMPIONS!
PSCS went a perfect 3-0 in the North Atlantic Regional Tournament to earn their bid to the 2014 NCSA World Series Tournament. The team outscored their opponents 24-3 to earn the title.
PSCS would also like to extend a special THANK YOU to all of the young softball players of Danville as well as all other local fans and PSCS Parents. It was with your spirit that we were able to push past the competition. WE ARE!
Penn State will be facing off against UCONN, Sacred Heart, and Ithaca in the North Atlantic Regional Tournament.
PSCS went 4-1 on the weekend against teams at the UVA Cavalier Classic.
WE ARE... your North Atlantic Region West CHAMPIONS! The two wins over WVU clinched our spot in the 2014 NAR Regional Tournament which will take place in Danville, PA at the Echo Field Softball Complex. Congrats, PSCS!
Interested in learning a little more about our girls? Check out the PSCS Player Poll underneath the roster tab!
PSCS just participated in Penn State's Dance MaraTHON this past weekend and stood for 46 hours to raise awareness for Pediatric cancer and the Four Diamonds Fund. Congratulations to all of our girls, and check out the THON tab for more information!
Congratulations to two of our seniors, Taylor Huckfeldt and Jessica Gallick, for being selected to represent PSCS as dancers in THON 2014! Check out the THON tab for more info!
We have wrapped up our fall season and look forward to our busy spring!
The team traveled to Kent State this past weekend to play 3 conference games on 11/09. In 3 games the team scored 31 runs and earned themselves 3 wins in the conference. We wrapped up the fall season going 8-1 in the conference and 12-3 overall.
The team also braved the cold for 4 hours on Sunday to raise money For The Kids! PSCS raised $545 despite the miserable weather in our last canning weekend of the year!
PSCS went 2-1 on the weekend against Pitt on Saturday, 10/26.
Also, check out pictures from PSCS Pumpkin Carving in the "Pictures" tab!
PSCS hosted it's first series of conference games this past weekend in a 3-game series against Bloomsburg. PSCS won all 3 games and had a solid performance despite the weather. The team also spent Sunday canning for Penn State's Dance MaraTHON and raised $1,284.94 FTK in Lewistown, PA! Check out the THON tab above for pictures!
PSCS finished 2nd place at the first annual Blue Hen Tournament, hosted by the University of Delaware, in Wilmington, DE. The team went 2-1 on Saturday and 2-1 on Sunday only giving up 11 runs and scoring 32 runs in 6 games.
PSCS raised $2,627.23 For The Kids during the first THON Canning Weekend. Check out some pictures on the THON tab above!
The 2013-14 NCSA Preseason Top 15 is announced: Penn State listed as #2 in the Nation! Check out the standings HERE!
The NCSA realigned the North Atlantic Region to comprise of only 3 conferences instead of 4. Our new conference members will include: PITT, WVU, Bloomsburg, and Kent State.
There will now be an at large bid to the regional playoff because of this change. The winners of each conference (North, East, and West) will receive and automatic bid and the second place team from each conference can be eligible for the at large bid.
We are excited to see some new competition as well as continue our play against returning NAR teams.
Penn State 5|Illinois 3
West Georgia Tech 0|Penn State 3
Penn State 1| Antelope Valley* 5
Penn State 6|Florida State 8
2014-2015 Game Statistics
St. Joe's: Mar 21-22, 2015
Practice & Tryout Location:
Tryouts & practice will be held at Sunset Park - 850 McKee St State College, PA