The Butler softball team is entering the 2019 season with a new mantra: purpose.
The Butler softball team got off to a rough start to the season, losing four of five games at the Friends of Jaclyn Invitational in Florida.
Butler sophomore Kaitlin Doud burst onto the scene as one of the team’s most potent offensive threats last season. Her versatility in the field also makes her a valuable defensive asset. She has proven herself to be a true Swiss Army Knife.
The Butler softball team went 3-2 in their opening games in Rosemont, Ill. The group had some wild finishes and will look to work out the kinks for their Alabama trip next weekend.
The Butler softball team won the Big East championship last year as the fourth seed in the tournament. The team made its first NCAA tournament appearance. How will they follow it up this year?