2016-17 NESCAC Softball News

  • Softball Weekly Release #11
    May 29, 2017
    Amherst and Williams wrapped up their play at the NCAA Softball Championship round in Oklahoma City.
  • NCAA Championship Game 12: St. John Fisher 4, Williams 3
    May 28, 2017
    Williams' come-back-effort fell short as the Ephs lost, 4-3, to St. John Fisher to bow out of the NCAA Championship round in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
  • NCAA Championship Game 10: Williams 4, Amherst 1
    May 27, 2017
    Williams used a fifth-inning rally to post a 4-1 victory over NESCAC rival Amherst and remain alive in the National Championship round.
  • NCAA Championship Game 6: Williams 6, St. Catherine 5
    May 26, 2017
    Williams held off St. Catherine to earn the program's first win in the championship round of the NCAA Tournament.
  • NCAA Championship Game 8: Texas-Tyler 13, Amherst 0 (5 inn.)
    May 26, 2017
    Amherst fell, 13-0 (5 inn.) in Game 8 at the NCAA Softball Championship in Oklahoma City,Okla.
  • NCAA Championship Game 1: Amherst 4, Trine 3 (8 innings)
    May 25, 2017
    Amherst plated four runs in the top of the eighth and held off a rally by Trine in the bottom of the inning to secure a 4-3 win in Game 1 of the NCAA Division III Championship in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
  • NCAA Championship Game 4: St. John Fisher 2, Williams 0
    May 25, 2017
    St. John Fisher's Lindsey Thayer toss a no-hitter Thursday night and the Cardinals defeated the Williams College softball team 2-0 in both teams opening game of the 2017 NCAA Division III National Championship round at OGE Energy Field.
  • Pair of NESCAC Players Earn NFCA All-America Honors
    May 25, 2017
    Tufts senior Cassie Ruscz and Williams junior Lexi Curt represent the NESCAC among the 2017 National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Division III All-Americans.
  • Ruscz Named CoSIDA Academic All-American
    May 23, 2017
    Tufts senior Cassie Ruscz was selected as a member of the 2017 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-America® Division III Softball Team.
  • Softball Weekly Release #10
    May 22, 2017
    Amherst and Williams each won their Super Regional round to advance to the NCAA Championship in Oklahoma City, Okla.
  • NCAA Super Regional: Williams 6, Babson 1
    May 20, 2017
    Williams rallied in the bottom of the sixth inning to earn a 6-1 win in Game 3 of the Super Regional and advance to the NCAA National Championship round.
  • Spring All-Academic Selections Announced
    May 19, 2017
    Over 1,000 student-athletes have been named to the 2017 NESCAC Spring All-Academic Team by the conference office today.
  • NCAA Super Regional: Amherst 3, Ramapo 0
    May 19, 2017
    The Amherst College softball team continued its historic season with a 3-0 victory over Ramapo College in game two of the NCAA Division III Championship Super Regional Friday afternoon at the Amherst Softball Field in Amherst, Mass.
  • NCAA Super Regional: Williams 6, Babson 2
    May 19, 2017
    Brenna Martinez, Mackenzie Murphy and Rebecca Duncan all homered Friday to lead the Williams College softball team to a 6-2 win over Babson College in the opener of a best-of-three NCAA Division III Tournament Super Regional at Cole Field.
  • Spring All-Sportsmanship Selections Announced
    May 18, 2017
    The All-Sportsmanship Team is comprised of student-athletes for their positive contributions to sport.
  • NCAA Super Regional: Amherst 4, Ramapo 3
    May 18, 2017
    A ground out by Ally Kido in the bottom of the sixth gave Amherst College a two-run lead and the Mammoths defense held as Amherst secured a thrilling, 4-3 victory in Game 1 of the best-of-three NCAA Division III Softball Championship Super Regional held at the Amherst Softball Field Thursday afternoon.
  • Softball Weekly Release #9
    May 15, 2017
    Amherst and Williams won their respective NCAA Regionals and each school will host a Super Regional this weekend.
  • NCAA Regional: Williams 1, RPI 0
    May 14, 2017
    Williams sophomore Casey Pelz's two-out RBI-single in the bottom of the fifth inning broke up a scoreless pitcher's duel and first-year Rebecca Duncan made it stand up Sunday as the Williams College softball team defeated RPI, 1-0, to win the Williamstown, Mass. Regional of the NCAA Division III Tournament.
  • NCAA Regional: Amherst 6, UMass Boston 2
    May 14, 2017
    The Amherst College softball team captured the program's first-ever NCAA Division III Regional Title after capturing a 6-2 victory over UMass Boston at Potter Field in Springfield, Massachusetts.
  • NCAA Second Round: Amherst 2, Salve Regina 0
    May 13, 2017
    Gina Pagan hurled a complete-game shutout to help the Amherst College softball team defeat Salve Regina, 2-0 in game three of the NCAA Division III Softball Championship Regional Tournament at Potter Field on the campus of Springfield College.
  • NCAA Regional: Williams 6, Staten Island 1
    May 13, 2017
    Margo Beck hit a two-out, three-run, opposite-field home run in the fourth inning Saturday, spurring the Williams College softball team to a 6-1 victory over The College of Staten Island and into the championship round of the 2017 Division III NCAA Tournament Regional
  • NCAA Regional: Amherst 11, UMass Boston 2
    May 12, 2017
    Sammy Salustri collected four RBI as the Amherst College softball team claimed a five-inning, 11-2 victory over UMass Boston in Friday afternoon's NCAA Division III Regional Championship contest at Potter Field in Springfield, Mass.
  • NCAA Regional: Williams 6, Thomas 2
    May 12, 2017
    The Williams College softball team erupted for six runs in a the bottom of the fifth and went on to earn a 6-2 win in the opening game of the 2017 NCAA Division III Tournament at Williams.
  • NESCAC Softball All-Conference Teams Released
    May 09, 2017
    Williams junior Lexi Curt has been selected as the NESCAC Player of the Year as voted upon by the conference coaches.
  • Amherst & Williams Selected for NCAA Softball Championship
    May 08, 2017
    Amherst and Williams will represent the NESCAC in the 2017 NCAA Softball Tournament. The entire field includes 62 squads from around the nation. The regional rounds will be held May 12-14.
  • Softball Weekly Release #8
    May 08, 2017
    The Williams duo of sophomore Jessica Kim and senior Brooke Bovier are the NESCAC Softball Player and Pitcher of the Week for May 8. The pair helped the Ephs win their second straight NESCAC title.
  • NESCAC Softball Championship Schedule for Sunday
    May 07, 2017
    The schedule for the final day of the NESCAC Softball Championship is as follows, with all games being played on the Bowdoin campus. Sunday, May 7 - Games at Bowdoin College 10:00 a.m. - Game 5: Bowdoin vs. Amherst 12:30 p.m. - Game 6: Williams vs. Winner of Bowdoin/Amherst 3:00 p.m. - Game 7 (if necessary) - winners of Game 6
  • Ephs Repeat as NESCAC Softball Champions
    May 07, 2017
    The Williams softball team claimed its second consecutive NESCAC Championship, and fifth overall, with a convincing 9-1 victory over Amherst in the final game of the conference championship tournament Sunday at Pickard Field. The Ephs (31-10) earn the league's automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
  • NESCAC Softball Championship Day Two Recap; Williams Undefeated
    May 06, 2017
    Bowdoin, Williams and Amherst advanced to the final day of the 2017 NESCAC Softball Championship after a busy day of action on the turf softball field at Colby College in Waterville, Maine.
  • NESCAC Game 1: Williams 3, Trinity 2 (9 inn.)
    May 05, 2017
    Williams used extra innings to defeat Trinity, 3-2, in the opening game of the NESCAC Softball Championship hosted by Bowdoin on Friday afternoon.
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