1979 – 1987
The softball program at U.B. plays at the Division III level from 1979 to 1987. In 1983, Nan Harvey joins the Athletic Department coaching the team.
1987 – 1998
The softball program at U.B. plays at the club level.
The University at Buffalo announces the reinstatement of its intercollegiate softball, one of six sports that are mandated by the newly joined Mid-American Conference.
Marie Curran is announced as Buffalo’s first Division I softball head coach.
The Bulls begin their first season of Division I competition.