The fifth of a series examining how the athletic cuts have affected the lives of student-athletes and coaches.
The Owls fell to Louisville in the conference tournament.
The Owls lost twice to South Florida.
South Florida’s Sara Nevins proved unsolvable for Owl hitters.
After a strong starts, the Owls' bats fell quiet as their pitching faltered.
The softball team dropped a doubleheader against conference opponent Louisville.
The Owls lost by run-rule, then dropped a tightly-contested late game.
The team has dealt with a short-stacked roster since March.
The Owls are now 5-7 in conference play.
Teammates Toni Santos and Brooklin White once played together in high school.