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JMU Softball Community Impact Shines Light on the Culture of Program

October 20, 2021
via JMUSports.com
The JMU Softball team exemplifies what it means to be a CHAMPION on and off the field.

Herzig Named Easton/ NFCA Division I Assistant Coach of the Year

September 28, 2021
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James Madison associate head coach Jennifer Herzig was named the Easton/ National Fastpitch Coaches Association Division I Assistant Coach of...

Softball Releases Fall 2021 Schedule

September 16, 2021
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James Madison softball released its fall schedule, as announced by head coach Loren LaPorte on Wednesday morning. 

Softball to Host "Dinner on the Diamond" October 9

September 14, 2021
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HARRISONBURG, Va. - Head Coach Loren LaPorte and the James Madison softball team will host the program's annual "Dinner on...

Four CAA Championships to Occur at JMU in 2021-2022

September 1, 2021
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JMU will host CAA Championships in men's soccer, women's basketball, lacrosse and softball in 2021-2022.

LaPorte Signs Extension Through 2029

August 5, 2021
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James Madison softball head coach Loren LaPorte signed a new eight-year agreement, as announced by Director of Athletics Jeff Bourne...

202 JMU Student-Athletes Named to Dean's, President's Lists in 2020-21 Academic Year

August 5, 2021
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A total of 208 JMU student-athletes earned Dean's List or President's List honors during the 2020-21 academic year, with 95...

233 Dukes Represented on Spring 2021 CAA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll

July 22, 2021
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JMU had 233 student-athletes across all of its sports earn a spot on the CAA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll for...

LaPorte Adds Wayne Pettry to Coaching Staff

July 7, 2021
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Head coach Loren LaPorte announced on Wednesday afternoon the addition of Wayne Pettry as a volunteer assistant coach to the...

Dukes Sweep VaSID All-State Major Awards

July 6, 2021
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ames Madison softball swept the major awards as Kate Gordon, Odicci Alexander, Alissa Humphrey and Head Coach Loren LaPorte each...

Odicci Alexander Named D1 Softball's Woman of the Year

June 30, 2021
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James Madison recent graduate Odicci Alexander has been named D1 Softball's Woman of the Year, as announced by the organization...

Alissa Humphrey Earns Spot on USA U-18 Roster

June 26, 2021
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James Madison softball's Alissa Humphrey has been selected to the 2021 USA Softball U-18 Junior Women's National Team as announced...

JMU Staff Named NFCA Coaching Staff of the Year

June 24, 2021
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James Madison softball coaching staff, led by Head Coach Loren LaPorte, was named National Fastpitch Coaches Association Division Staff of...

Alexander Signs with Athletes Unlimited

June 21, 2021
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Odicci Alexander signed with the Athletes Unlimited for the organization's second season, as announced on Monday afternoon.  

Coaching Staff Named D1 Softball's Coaching Staff of the Year

June 18, 2021
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James Madison softball coaching staff led by Loren LaPorte was tabbed D1 Softball Coaching Staff of the Year after helping...

Six Dukes Recognized on VaSID Academic All-State Team

June 17, 2021
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Six JMU student-athletes were recognized for academic achievement, earning a spot on the Virginia Sports Information Directors Academic All-State Team...

Alexander Named a Finalist for Best Female College Athlete ESPY Award

June 16, 2021
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dicci Alexander of James Madison softball has been nominated for an Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly Award in the category...

Dukes Finish Fourth in the National Polls

June 15, 2021
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After its historic 2021 campaign, James Madison finished No. 4 in the final 2021 USA Today/NFCA Division I Top 25...

Odicci Alexander signs with USSSA Pride

June 14, 2021
via Justin's World
Former James Madison pitcher and Women’s College World Series breakout star Odicci Alexander has signed a professional contract with the...

Alexander Named Softball America's 2021 NCAA Pitcher of the Year

June 14, 2021
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James Madison redshirt senior Odicci Alexander has been named Softball America's 2021 NCAA Pitcher of the Year, as announced by...

Odicci Alexander Signs with USSSA Pride

June 14, 2021
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Odicci Alexander signed with the USSSA Pride after her outstanding college career came to a close, joining former Dukes Megan...

True Grit – A Reflection from President Jon Alger

June 10, 2021
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JMU President Jon Alger reflects on the softball WCWS run and its larger impact.

JMU Staff Named NFCA Northeast Coaching Staff of the Year

June 10, 2021
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James Madison Head Coach Loren LaPorte and her coaching staff were named the National Fastpitch Coaches Association Division I Staff...

What They’re Saying: JMU’s Historic Postseason Run

June 10, 2021
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The historic 2021 James Madison softball season came to a close on Monday afternoon, but the team that made the...

Welcome Back JMU Softball at 4 p.m. Tuesday

June 7, 2021
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Fans will have the opportunity to celebrate the JMU softball team Tuesday at 4 p.m. as the Dukes arrive back...

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