Softball

First-year slugger Shannon McGee is one of Loyola softball’s rookie players making an impact.

Softball

The Loyola softball team (24-21, 7-13) is on a three- conference-series-win streak after winning six of its last eight games against Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) opponents.

Softball

When Loyola built its softball park in 1997, it was very traditionally surfaced with dirt infields and grass outfields. Throughout the last 10 years, the university has been converting the infield and the outfield to artificial turf. Last year, Loyola completed the process, which has taken the field’s unpredictability out of practices and games, according to head coach Jeff Tylka.

Softball

The Loyola softball team (17-10, 0-6) came out of the gates strong. After going 10-0 in their first two tournaments, the Ramblers traveled to beat North Carolina A&T State University and Alabama State University to push the winning streak to a program-record 14 games. But they might have built a start they couldn’t continue.

Softball

With four wins at the Madeira Beach Invitational Feb. 24, the Loyola softball team improved to 10-0 on the season and continues to surprise with its hot start — the best in program history.

Softball

Loyola’s women’s softball team has some familiar faces in new places heading into the 2015 season. Among those filling new roles for the Ramblers is former Assistant Coach Jeff Tylka, who was named head coach …

The "Kleenix"

After weeks of indoor practices and multiple game cancellations, Loyola University Chicago announced that it will be canceling the rest of the spring 2014 softball season as of March 30. “The weather has been brutal …

Sports

The 2013-14 season is one of “news” for the Rambler softball team. After all, they are in a new conference and have new talent joining the team. Loyola was hoping to come out strong this …