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Athlete of the Week: Laura Sandford '13

April 23, 2012

Chris McCree Sports Editor Player Profile: Laura Sandford Junior Second base Hometown: New Egypt, N.J. Major: Political Science and History   Season Statistics: Avg: .226 GP: 40 Hits: 19 Runs: 3 RBIs: 7   Behind the strong offensive performance by Bison second baseman Laura Sandfor...

Softball takes first PL series

April 21, 2012

By Cooper Mead Writer Laura Sandford ’13 hit a walk-off single to give the softball team its first Patriot League win of the season against Holy Cross last Friday. The win broke a 13-game losing streak for the Orange and Blue. The Bison took three of four games against the Crusaders over the weeke...

Softball continues to struggle

April 13, 2012

By Thomas Walter Writer The softball team suffered six losses this week at the hands of Army and Saint Francis (Pa.). Playing at home over the weekend, the Orange and Blue lost all four of their games to the Black Knights with the closest contest being a 6-3 loss on April 14. Following the Patriot L...

Softball shut out by rival Lehigh

April 12, 2012

By Thomas Walter Writer The softball team dropped four straight to Patriot League rival Lehigh last weekend in Bethlehem, Pa. Despite heading into the weekend with newfound confidence following a win agains La Salle last week, the Orange and Blue could not manufacture any offensive production, falling ...

Softball drops four of five

April 2, 2012

By Thomas Walter Writer The softball team opened Patriot League play this past weekend by losing four straight at home to Colgate, but rebounded with a split in a doubleheader against La Salle on Wednesday. The Orange and Blue hit the ball well but left runners stranded in scoring position al...

Softball extends winless streak to six

March 25, 2012

By Thomas Walter Writer The women’s softball team extended its losing streak to six game this week, dropping four games to Cornell, Delaware State, and Drexel and lowering its record to 5-14 on the season. After losing a pair of contests at the Delaware State Tournament this weekend, the Orange and...

Softball splits series with Holy Cross

April 14, 2011

By Lindsay Regruto Staff Writer Alex MacLean ’13 earned Patriot League Softball Pitcher of the Week while Alison Ford ’11 smashed a grand slam with a career-best seven RBIs in two games to leading the softball team to a 2-2 split at Holy Cross last weekend. MacLean posted a 2-1 record for the w...

Softball suffers 0-4 weekend

April 7, 2011

By Lindsay Regruto Staff Writer The softball team suffered a tough weekend, going 0-4 in its second Patriot League series on the road at Colgate. The Bison took a close loss in the last game of the series on Sunday falling 5-4 to the Raiders. The Orange and Blue came out ready to play sending all thr...

Ford '11 moves into tie for third on all-time homer list

March 31, 2011

By Lindsay Regruto Staff Writer Alison Ford ’11 now stands tied for third in program history with 12 home runs after the softball team's four-game series at home against Lehigh last weekend. The Bison went on to drop the double header to Lehigh on Saturday but managed to split on Sunday. Despite d...

Softball wins twice, loses twice

March 24, 2011

By Lindsay Regruto Staff Writer The softball team split four games in the Mount St. Mary's Tournament last weekend, falling twice to Cornell and defeating Mount St. Mary’s twice. Elyse Colmenero ’11 started off the tournament on Saturday with a perfect game at the plate, going 3-3 with two RBIs a...

Softball wins opening game of season

February 17, 2011

By Lindsay Regruto Staff Writer The women’s softball team started the Kickin' Chicken Classic with a bang last weekend in Conway, S.C., shutting out James Madison in its first game. However, the Bison were unable to continue the momentum, dropping the remaining games to Coastal Carolina, Saint Josep...

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