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Softball drops three-game series against Army

Maggie Wyngowski, Contributing Writer

April 25, 2019


Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Women

The Bison softball team (13-2) traveled to West Point, N.Y. to take on Army in a three-game series on April 20-21. The Bison went into the series undefeated in the Patriot League, but Army took home two out of three on the weekend. Army won the first game of the series with a 4-1 victory, the Bison won...

Red-hot softball team sweeps Holy Cross on the road

Maggie Wyngowski, Contributing Writer

April 18, 2019


Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Women

The Bison softball team extended its undefeated Patriot League streak after sweeping Holy Cross in a three-game series on April 13-14 in Worcester, Mass. The Orange and Blue won both games of their doubleheader on April 13 by scores of 5-0 and 1-0, as well as the last game of the series the next...

Bison softball remains unbeaten in the Patriot League after sweeping Lafayette at home

Bison softball remains unbeaten in the Patriot League after sweeping Lafayette at home

Maggie Wyngowski, Contributing Writer

April 11, 2019


Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Women

The Bison softball team resumed Patriot League play at home on April 6-7 against the Lafayette Leopards. After sweeping the Leopards in a three-game series, the Bison are 9-0 in the Patriot League for the first time in program history. The Bison beat Lafayette in their doubleheader on Saturday by final...

Softball completes historic three-game sweep at Lehigh

Maggie Wyngowski, Contributing Writer

April 4, 2019


Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Top Stories, Women

The Bison softball team swept Lehigh in a three-game conference series in Bethlehem, Pa. on March 30-31. It was the first time in Patriot League play that any team had swept Lehigh in a series of at least three games, a historic accomplishment for the Orange and Blue.   Raeanne Geffert ’20...

Athlete of the Week: Raeanne Geffert ’20, Softball

Athlete of the Week: Raeanne Geffert ’20, Softball

Leah Fogelsanger, Senior Writer

April 4, 2019


Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Women

Raeanne Geffert ’20 threw a historic no-hitter against Lehigh on March 30. As a two-time All-Patriot League selection – First Team in 2018 and Second Team in 2017 – Geffert was a key reason why the Orange and Blue swept a tough Lehigh team on the weekend of March 30-31. She was named Bison Athlete...

Softball rides Gimmestad’s hot bat to sweep Colgate

Softball rides Gimmestad’s hot bat to sweep Colgate

Megan Keeney, Staff Writer

March 29, 2019


Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Top Stories, Women

The Bison swept Colgate in a three-game series at home by scores 6-1, 10-8, and 9-1 on March 23-24. The Colgate series was the Bison’s first Patriot League series. The Bison’s overall record is now 13-15. Anna Gimmestad ’19 played phenomenally,  going 7-for-9 with nine RBIs over the weekend....

Softball goes 2-2 at the Saint Mary’s Tournament

Sarah Dimock, Staff Writer

March 21, 2019


Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Women

The Bison softball team (10-15) spent their spring break playing a total of 13 games against challenging opponents in California. In their second leg of the trip, on March 15, the team kicked off the Saint Mary’s Tournament in Moraga, Calif. The Orange and Blue led off the first day with a 5-3 win...

Softball impresses at Liberty Softball Challenge, finishes weekend with 3-1 record

Sarah Dimock, Staff Writer

February 28, 2019


Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Women

The Bison softball team went 3-1 in their second weekend of play at the Liberty Softball Challenge from Feb. 22-24 in Lynchburg, Va. The Orange and Blue entered the weekend with a record of 1-4 following their opening weekend, where the team went up against top-notch competition at LSU. Their overall...

Bison softball goes 1-4 against stiff competition in opening weekend at Tiger Park

Sarah Dimock, Staff Writer

February 14, 2019


Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Women

To kick off the 2019 season, the Bison softball team traveled to Louisiana State University Tiger Park to compete in the Tiger Classic from Feb. 8-10. The Bison went 1-4 against top-ranked teams over the course of three days, with their lone victory coming against Tulsa.   Coming into the...

Bison Softball secures spot in Patriot League Tournament

Alexa Girasole, Senior Writer

April 26, 2018


Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Women

The Orange and Blue secured their spot in the Patriot League Tournament after sweeping Colgate on April 21-22. They are now second in the league with a 12-3 record, only trailing Boston University in the standings. Tara Baglivo ’21 went 5-for-7 over the course of the series and 3-for-4 in game...

Softball goes 2-1 in final home series against Lehigh, ending its 40th season

Softball goes 2-1 in final home series against Lehigh, ending its 40th season

Alexa Girasole, Senior Writer

April 19, 2018


Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Women

The Orange and Blue are one spot ahead of Lehigh in second place with a 9-3 conference record. The two teams only trail Boston University in the standings. After dropping their first game of the homestand on April 13, the Bison swept the Mountain Hawks in the doubleheader on April 14. It was their...

Softball wins eighth straight game

Softball wins eighth straight game

Alexa Girasole, Senior Writer

April 12, 2018


Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Women

The Bison women’s softball team faced Lafayette in a three-game series on April 6-7, beating the Leopards in all three contests for a clean sweep. On April 6, the Orange and Blue recorded a 2-0 win at the Lafayette Softball Field. Striking out five batters and only allowing two hits, Raeanne Geffert...

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