Connecticut Huskies softball

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UConn Huskies softball
Connecticut Huskies wordmark.svg
University University of Connecticut
Head coach Jen McIntyre (3rd season)
Conference The American
Location Storrs, CT
Home stadium Connecticut Softball Stadium (Capacity: 2,000)
Nickname Huskies
Colors National Flag Blue and White[1]
         
NCAA WCWS appearances
1993
NCAA Tournament appearances
1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1995, 1996, 2001
Conference Tournament championships
1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1995, 1996, 2001
Conference championships
1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997

The Connecticut Huskies softball team represents the University of Connecticut in the sport of college softball in at the Division I level of the NCAA. The team was founded in the spring of the 1974-1975 academic school year, and is a member of the American Athletic Conference (The American). They play their home games at Connecticut Softball Stadium on campus in Storrs, Connecticut.[2]

In its inaugural season the UConn Huskies compiled a 4-4 overall record. The Huskies are currently led by third-year head coach Jen McIntyre, who succeeded Karen Mullins in 2015. Mullins led the Huskies to an 849–558–5 record over 30 years in Storrs.[3]

During their tenure in the Big East Conference, the Huskies claimed 7 Big East Conference Softball Tournament titles, six regular season championships and reached the 1993 Women's College World Series.[3]

Head coaches[edit]

This table is complete through the 2016 season.[4]

Name Seasons W L T
Unknown 7 65 49 1
Ruth Mead 2 31 22 0
Karen Mullins 31 862 626 5
Jen McIntyre 2 37 68 0

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Brand identity Standards" (PDF). University of Connecticut. Retrieved June 8, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Burrill Family Field". UConn Huskies. Retrieved February 1, 2015. 
  3. ^ a b "2014 Softball Media Guide". UConn Huskies. Retrieved February 1, 2015. 
  4. ^ 2017 Media Guide (PDF). UConn Huskies. Retrieved April 2, 2016.