Softball Doubleheader at Ursinus Postponed to ThursdayThe Centennial Conference softball doubleheader between visiting Washington College and host Ursinus scheduled for tomorrow at 3:00 p.m. has been postponed until Thursday at 3:00 p.m. due to expected storms in the forecast tomorrow.
Mules Capture Both Games Against Shorewomen, 6-3 and 2-0Visiting Muhlenberg swept host Washington College in a Centennial Conference softball doubleheader on Saturday afternoon at Washington College Softball Field. The Mules won game one, 6-3, and game two, 2-0. It was the conference opener for both teams.
Hit, Run, Score: Shorewomen Cap Florida Trip With Season Best Offense To Earn SplitKISSIMMEE, Fla. — Maddie Bennett drove in a career high four RBI’s while going 4-for-4 and also picked up her fifth win of the season as the Washington College softball team capped off their trip to the 2017 Rebel Spring Games with a 10-1 win over Farmingdale State at the Osceola County Softball Complex in Kissimmee, Florida. Earlier in the day, the Shorewomen fell to Illinois Wesleyan, 7-2.
Harcum Wins On Her Birthday As Shorewomen Go 50-50 In FloridaKISSIMMEE, Fla. — Taylor Harcum picked up her fifth win of the season on her 21st birthday as the Washington College softball team split a pair of non-conference games today at Oren Brown Park at the Rebel Spring Games in Kissimmee, Florida. The Shorewomen defeated Albright 5-3 this morning, before falling to #10 Trine 9-2 in the afternoon.
Harcum's Gem Leads Shorewomen To Split At Rebel Spring GamesKISSIMMEE, Fla. — The Washington College softball team went 1-1 in a pair of non-conference games today played at the Osceola County Sports Complex at the Rebel Spring Games in Kissimmee, Florida. In the opening game of the day against Marietta, Taylor Harcum tossed a three hit shutout, the second shutout of her career, as Washington defeated the Pioneers 1-0, but then fell to Cornell College 10-2 in their second game of the day despite a career high three hits from Gabby Edwards.
Shorewomen Go 50-50 At Day Two Of Rebel Spring GamesKISSIMMEE, Fla. — The Washington College softball team split a pair of non-conference games today at Oren Brown Park at the Rebel Spring Games in Kissimmee, Florida. The Shorewomen defeated Mount St. Mary (N.Y.) 7-1 in the first game of the day, before dropping a 2-1 heartbreaker in eight innings against Gustavus Adolphus.
Shorewomen Split Pair Of Games To Open Spring Break TripKISSIMMEE, Fla. — The Washington College softball team kicked off their 2017 spring break trip by splitting a pair of games in Kissimmee, Florida at the Rebel Spring Games. The Shorewomen lost the first game of the day to Transylvania 5-4 in nine innings before rebounding with an 8-0 win over Skidmore in five innings by way of the eight run rule.
Shorewomen 50-50 With Cougars In Twinbill SplitVisiting Averett and host Washington College split a non-conference softball doubleheader on Wednesday afternoon at Washington College Softball Field. The Cougars won game one, 4-3, while the Shorewomen took game two, 4-2, in six innings in a game that was called early due to darkness. It was the home opener for the Shorewomen.
Taylor Harcum - Shorewoman of the WeekJunior softball player Taylor Harcum is this week's Shorewoman of the Week. Harcum went 3-for-4 at the plate and picked up the win in the circle in the Shorewomen's historic win over Salisbury Sunday.
Shorewomen Split Two Games at Sea Gull ClassicThe Washington College softball team split a pair of games at the Sea Gull Classic today. The Shorewomen fell to host Salisbury in their first game, 11-1, before bouncing back with an 8-3 win against Clarkson in their second game of the day.
Shorewomen Drop Two Games In North CarolinaThe Washington College softball team dropped a pair of games in the second day of the Grand Slam Triangle Classic at Thomas Brooks Park on Sunday. The Shorewomen fell in their morning contest to William Peace, 5-4, and were downed by Greensboro in the afternoon affair, 8-4.
Shorewomen Win Pair of Games to Open SeasonThe Washington College softball team opened its season with a pair of wins at the Grand Slam Triangle Classic in Cary, N.C., today. The Shorewomen opened with an 8-1 victory against North Carolina Wesleyan and capped off the day with a 3-2 triumph over Salem. Sophomore Maddie Bennett hit a three-run home run against North Carolina Wesleyan and picked up the win in the circle against Salem.
Softball Season PreviewOne step away. The Washington College softball team was five outs away from a second Centennial Conference championship and a trip to the NCAA Tournament with a 1-0 lead over Haverford, but its hopes were dashed as the team fell to Haverford in the championship round 2-1 and 5-3 to see the dream of a conference crown and NCAA Tournament come to an end.
Spinden, Edwards and Meil Tabbed Softball CaptainsWashington College softball head coach Lacey Lister has named her three captains for the 2017 season. Senior Erin Spinden and juniors Gabrielle Edwards and Allyson Meil will serve as the three captains for the Shorewomen this spring and are serving as captains for the first time.
"When In Rome" - Maddie Bennett's Italy ExperienceMaddie Bennett, a sophomore on the Washington College softball team spent the entire month of July in Italy as part of the Global Leadership Program. Bennett, the 2016 Centennial Conference Softball Pitcher and Rookie of the Year writes about her time in Rome and a weekend excursion to Florence.
2017 Indoor Tournament InformationThe Washington College softball team will be hosting indoor tournaments for U10, U12, and U14 teams the weekends of January 21st and 22nd, January 28th and 29th, and February 11th and 12th.
Hofstedt Named Assistant Softball CoachWashington College head softball coach Lacey Lister recently announced the hiring of Clare Hofstedt, a 2016 graduate of the College, as an assistant coach at her alma mater.
Maddie Bennett - Shorewoman of the WeekFreshman softball player Maddie Bennett is this week's Shorewoman of the Week. Bennett hit .462 and also went 1-0 in the circle during the Centennial Conference Tournament over the weekend.
Shorewomen Down Fords In CC Tournament 3-2; Game Against Bullets Suspended Due To DarknessThe top seeded Washington College softball team edged visiting four seed Haverford, 3-2, in its first round game of the 2016 Centennial Conference Softball Tournament at the Washington College Softball Field on Saturday afternoon. In the team’s second round game, the Shorewomen were leading two seed Gettysburg 7-3 after five innings when the game was halted due to darkness. That game will resume tomorrow morning at 10:00 a.m.
Shorewomen Softball To Host Centennial Conference Tournament For The First TimeThe Washington College softball team earned the top seed and hosting rights for the 2016 Centennial Conference Softball Tournament in a split of a doubleheader with visiting McDaniel on Saturday afternoon. In game one, McDaniel downed Washington College 7-4 to force a winner-take-all game two for the right to host and the Shorewomen held off the Green Terror, 2-1, to earn the right to host the conference tournament which will be next Friday-Sunday at the Washington College Softball Field.
Maddie Bennett & Clare Hofstedt - Shorewoman of the WeekFreshman softball player Maddie Bennett and senior teammate Clare Hofstedt share this week's Shorewoman of the Week honor. Bennett tossed the first seven-inning no-hitter in team history and Hofstedt reached 150 career hits as the Shorewomen swept Swarthmore Thursday.
Bennett Pitches Shorewomen To Split With First Place GettysburgCHESTERTOWN, Md. — Freshman Maddie Bennett allowed just four hits while striking out nine batters in a 3-1 complete game victory for host Washington College over visiting Gettysburg in Game Two of today’s Centennial Conference softball doubleheader between the two programs at the WC Softball Field in Chestertown, Maryland. Gettysburg won Game One by a final score of 4-2.
Shorewomen Level With Mustangs In DH SplitVisiting Washington College and host Stevenson split a non-conference softball doubleheader on Wednesday afternoon at Weinberg-Fine Field. The Shorewomen won the first game in six innings, 14-5, due to the eight-run rule, while the Mustangs captured the second game, 5-2.
Shorewomen 50-50 With Red Devils in Doubleheader SplitVisiting Washington College managed to split with host Dickinson in a Centennial Conference softball doubleheader on Sunday afternoon at Dickinson Park. The Shorewomen jumped out to a 7-1 lead in game two before hanging on for a 7-5 victory, while the Red Devils rallied from 2-1 down to take the opener, 4-2.
Weekend Weather Impacting Athletics ScheduleForecasts for wind, snow, and rain this weekend across the Mid-Atlantic region is taking its toll on the Washington College Athletics varsity schedule. Check back here for changes as they are announced.
Shorewomen Split Double-Header at MuhlenbergThe Washington College softball team split a Centennial Conference double-header with host Muhlenberg College this afternoon. The Mules took game one, 2-1, but the Shorewomen rebounded for a 6-4 victory in game two.
Paige Briganti - Shorewoman of the WeekSenior softball player Paige Briganti is this week's Shorewoman of the Week. Briganti became the fourth player in team history to reach 150 career hits and hit .417 in a 2-2 week for the Shorewomen.