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2019 Wesleyan Softball News

  • Softball Recognized by NFCA for Classroom Work
    October 04, 2019
    MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – Six members of the Wesleyan softball team earned All-America Scholar-Athlete honors as announced by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA). The organization recognizes players that maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.50 or greater through the 2018-19 academic year.
  • Wesleyan Falls 5-0 to No. 3 Williams in Regular-Season Finale
    April 28, 2019
    MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – The Wesleyan softball (12-21, 1-10) team fell 5-0 to No. 3 Williams (31-4, 12-0) in its regular-season finale on Sunday morning.
  • Softball Swept in Doubleheader by No. 3 Williams
    April 27, 2019
    The Wesleyan softball team lost both games of its doubleheader to No. 3 Williams on Saturday at the Wesleyan Softball Field. In game one, Rebecca Duncan tossed a no-hitter as the Ephs won, 3-0. In the nightcap, Williams came out strong and prevailed 7-1.
  • Softball Splits a Doubleheader at Trinity
    April 23, 2019
    HARTFORD, Conn. – The Wesleyan softball team (12-18) split a doubleheader at Trinity on Tuesday. The Cardinals eased to an 11-6 victory in game one, but fell short 6-4 as the Bantams (14-12) mounted a comeback in the second game.
  • Monroe Throws Complete Game Shutout As Softball Takes Two From Mitchell
    April 16, 2019
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – The Wesleyan softball team (11-17) picked up a pair of wins over Mitchell (8-15) on the road on Tuesday. The Cardinals were victorious 6-3 in game one, before taking the second contest by an 8-0 score in six innings.  The contest marked the first meeting between the teams since their inaugural doubleheader in 2006, as the Cardinals are now 4-0 against the Mariners.
  • Softball Finishes Weekend Series with Middlebury
    April 13, 2019
    MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – The Wesleyan softball team (9-17, 1-8) was downed by Middlebury (10-9, 3-3) in doubleheader action on Saturday. The Cardinals were edged 3-2 in game one, before falling to the Panthers 4-1 in the second contest.
  • Wesleyan Falls 19-6 in Game One Against Middlebury
    April 12, 2019
    MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – The Wesleyan softball team (9-15, 1-6) fell 19-6 to Middlebury (8-9, 1-3) in game one of a NESCAC West series on Friday. The Cardinals and the Panthers will play two games on Saturday, beginning at noon. 
  • Cardinals Drop 1-0 Pitching Duel Against Hamilton
    April 07, 2019
    The Wesleyan softball team lost a pitching duel on Sunday afternoon against Hamilton in NESCAC action, 1-0.
  • Softball Edged 7-6 in Game One, Before Bouncing Back 9-3 in Game Two Against Hamilton
    April 06, 2019
    CLINTON, N.Y. – The Wesleyan softball team (9-13, 1-4) opened a three-game NESCAC West series with a doubleheader split against Hamilton (17-6, 1-4) on Saturday after. The Cardinals and the Continentals will play their final game of the series on Sunday at 11:00 a.m.
  • Softball Drops Doubleheader Against Eastern Connecticut
    April 03, 2019
    MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – The Wesleyan softball team (8-12) dropped a doubleheader against Eastern Connecticut State University (15-5) by scores of 9-3 and 5-3 on Wednesday.
  • Amherst Takes Two From Softball
    March 30, 2019
    AMHERST, Mass. – The Wesleyan softball team (8-10, 0-3) fell by scores of 5-0 and 4-0 to Little Three rival Amherst (12-3, 3-0) in doubleheader action on Saturday.
  • Wesleyan Comes up Short, Falls to Amherst 8-5
    March 29, 2019
    The Wesleyan University softball team recorded 11 hits Friday night but a six-run, sixth-inning by Little Three rival Amherst College proved to be the difference as the Cardinals lost 8-5.
  • Softball Splits a Pair with Coast Guard
    March 27, 2019
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – The Wesleyan softball team (8-7) downed Coast Guard 12-7 in its first game of the night, before being edged 2-1 by the Bears (9-7) in game two.
  • Rinaldi Throws Complete Game Shutout As Cardinals Split Final Two Games of Spring Trip
    March 21, 2019
    CLERMONT, Fla. – The Wesleyan softball team (7-6) downed SUNY Cobleskill 5-0 in the first game of the day where Danielle Rinaldi threw a complete game shutout, but fell to Endicott (6-1) 6-0 in its final game of spring trip. The Cardinals are back in action on Wednesday when they head to Coast Guard for a doubleheader beginning at 3:00 p.m.
  • Softball Falls 7-1 to Rutgers-Camden, Triumphs 3-1 Over MCLA
    March 20, 2019
    CLERMONT, Fla. – The Wesleyan softball team (6-5) dropped its first game of the day 7-1 to Rutgers-Camden (3-2), but bounced back to triumph 3-1 over MCLA (1-6) in its second contest. The Cardinals will conclude their spring break trip on Thursday with a game against SUNY Cobleskill at 9:00 a.m., before taking on Endicott at 1:30 p.m.
  • Softball Splits a Pair of Contests During Spring Break
    March 18, 2019
    CLERMONT, Fla. – The Wesleyan softball team (5-4) dropped its first game of the day 8-0 to the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (3-7), but bounced back, picking up a 5-2 victory over Ripon (4-4) in its second game of the day. The Cardinals will enjoy a day off on Tuesday, before taking on Rutgers-Camden on Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. and MCLA at noon.
  • Cardinals Run Past Clarkson 8-3, Before Falling 3-0 to McDaniel
    March 17, 2019
    KISSIMMEE, Fla. – The Wesleyan softball team (4-3) cruised to an 8-3 victory over Clarkson (6-3) in its first game of the day, before falling 3-0 to McDaniel (4-2) on Sunday afternoon. The Cardinals will take on Wisconsin-Stevens Points on Monday morning at 9:45 a.m.
  • Seven Runs in the Fifth Inning Propel Wesleyan Past No. 12 Rowan 8-2
    March 16, 2019
    CLERMONT, Fla. – The Wesleyan softball team utilized seven runs in the fifth inning to cruise to an 8-2 victory over No. 12 Rowan on Friday evening. The game was called after five innings due to rain and the Cardinal’s second game of the day against Western New England was postponed. Wesleyan is back in action on Sunday when it takes on Clarkson at 11:45 a.m., before playing McDaniel at 2:00 p.m.
  • Wesleyan Edges Bridgewater State 4-3, Downs Smith 7-3
    March 14, 2019
    MINNEOLA, Fla. – The Wesleyan softball team edged Bridgewater State 4-3, before earning a come from behind 7-3 victory over Smith on Thursday morning.
  • Softball Drops Pair of Games on Opening Day
    March 13, 2019
    MINNEOLA, Fla. – The Wesleyan softball team (0-2) dropped it’s first two games of the season to Westfield State 6-3, and Mount Union 4-0 on Wednesday morning.