2012 Softball News

July 30, 2012
Shawna Bellaud Named Softball Head Coach
MANCHESTER, N.H. – Saint Anselm College Director of Athletics, Dr. Kelly Higgins, announced Tuesday that Shawna Bellaud has been hired as the new softball head coach, effective Sept. 3.

July 20, 2012
117 Saint Anselm Student-Athletes Tabbed for NE-10 Spring Commissioner’s Honor Roll
SOUTH EASTON, Mass. – One hundred seventeen Saint Anselm College student-athletes, representing each of the school's intercollegiate athletics programs in the conference, were named to the Spring 2012 Northeast-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll. The honor roll recognizes student-athletes at each of the conference's 16 institutions for their success in the classroom.

July 3, 2012
114 Student-Athletes Named to Saint Anselm Spring Dean's List
MANCHESTER, N.H. – One hundred fourteen Saint Anselm College student-athletes, representing all 20 Saint Anselm intercollegiate teams, were named to the Spring 2012 Dean's List.

April 25, 2012
Galavotti Named To Third Team All-Conference Squad
SOUTH EASTON, Mass. - Catcher Lauren Galavotti (Marion, Mass.) was named to the 2012 Northeast-10 Conference Third Team All-Conference squad following the conclusion of her junior season, the conference office announced Wednesday morning.

April 21, 2012
Hawks Split Senior Day Doubleheader With Adelphi
MANCHESTER, N.H. - The Saint Anselm College softball team split Saturday afternoon’s season finale with the Panthers of Adelphi University at the South Athletic Fields.

April 20, 2012
Hawks' Bats Spark Doubleheader Split Against Pace
MANCHESTER, N.H. - The Saint Anselm College softball team split Friday afternoon’s doubleheader against the Setters of Pace University at the South Athletic Fields.

April 19, 2012
DATE CHANGE: Softball vs. Pace University/Adelphi University
MANCHESTER, N.H. - The Saint Anselm College softball team will host the Setters of Pace University in a 3:00 p.m. doubleheader at the South Athletic Fields this Friday, Apr. 20, Director of Athletics for Internal Operations Tyler Fleming announced late Thursday evening.

April 18, 2012
Streaking Skyhawks Sweep Saint Anselm In Doubleheader
EASTON, Mass. - The Saint Anselm College softball team dropped each game of Wednesday’s doubleheader against the Skyhawks of Stonehill College Wednesday afternoon at Fr. William Gartland, C.S.C. Field.

April 17, 2012
Softball Sets Down Purple Knights In Twinbill
MANCHESTER, N.H. - Backed by strong pitching performances from freshmen Tayla Trask (Lincoln, Maine) and Alexis Bogdanovich (South Portland, Maine), the Saint Anselm College softball team completed a doubleheader sweep of the Purple Knights of Saint Michael’s College Tuesday afternoon at the South Athletic Fields.

April 15, 2012
Hawks Halve Doubleheader Against Saint Rose
ALBANY, N.Y. – The Saint Anselm College softball team split Sunday afternoon’s doubleheader against the Golden Knights of the College of Saint Rose at Haker Field.

April 14, 2012
Dolphins Swim Past Softball In Saturday Doubleheader
SYRACUSE, N.Y. – The Saint Anselm College softball team dropped both games of a doubleheader against the Dolphins of Le Moyne College Saturday afternoon at the Niland Athletic Complex.

April 12, 2012
Greyhounds Race Past Softball In Doubleheader Sweep
WORCESTER, Mass. - The Saint Anselm College softball team was swept by the Greyhounds of Assumption College in a doubleheader played at Marois Field on Thursday.

April 11, 2012
Hawks Offense Sparks Sweep Of Franklin Pierce
RINDGE, N.H. - The Saint Anselm College softball team outscored the Ravens of Franklin Pierce University by a 15-to-3 margin en route to two Hawks victories Wednesday afternoon at the Franklin Pierce University softball field.

April 7, 2012
Hawks Halve Doubleheader Against No. 18 Southern Connecticut
MANCHESTER, N.H. - The Saint Anselm College softball team split Saturday afternoon’s doubleheader against the Owls of Southern Connecticut State University at the South Athletic Fields.

April 6, 2012
Softball Swept By New Haven In Friday Doubleheader
MANCHESTER, N.H. - The Saint Anselm College softball team dropped two consecutive extra-inning contests by a 2-1 score against the Chargers of the University of New Haven Saturday afternoon at Penmen Field on the campus of Southern New Hampshire University.

April 3, 2012
Hawks Halve Twinbill With Warriors
MANCHESTER, N.H. - Despite a late-inning comeback in the first game of today’s doubleheader, the Saint Anselm College softball team split today’s twinbill with the Warriors of Merrimack College.

April 1, 2012
Softball Splits Doubleheader With American International
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The Saint Anselm College softball team split Sunday afternoon’s doubleheader with the Yellow Jackets of American International College, falling in game one by a 2-1 margin in extra innings but salvaging the final game by a 4-1 score.

March 28, 2012
POSTPONED: Softball at Stonehill College
MANCHESTER, N.H. - Today's scheduled Northeast-10 Conference softball doubleheader pitting the Hawks of Saint Anselm College against the host Skyhawks of Stonehill College has been postponed due to inclement weather, Interim Director of Athletics Tyler Fleming announced Tuesday afternoon. A make-up date has not yet been announced by Stonehill College.

March 25, 2012
Softball Takes Two From Falcons In Sunday Doubleheader
WALTHAM, Mass. - Powered by five hits and five runs batted in across two games Sunday afternoon, third baseman Hannah Byrne (Lynn, Mass.) and the Saint Anselm College softball team posted a sweep of the Falcons of Bentley University by scores of 9-1 and 7-4.

March 24, 2012
Softball Splits Home Opener Against UMass Lowell
MANCHESTER, N.H. - The Saint Anselm College softball team split the first doubleheader of the year at the South Athletic Fields with the River Hawks of the University of Massachusetts at Lowell by posting an 8-4 loss in the opener followed by a 12-5 victory in the second game Saturday afternoon.

March 23, 2012
Softball Looks Forward To NE-10 Campaign
MANCHESTER, N.H. - The Saint Anselm College softball team opens its home schedule this Saturday, Mar. 24 as they host the River Hawks of the University of Massachusetts at Lowell in a doubleheader beginning promptly at 12:00 p.m.

March 20, 2012
Hawks Swept By Penmen Under The Lights
MANCHESTER, N.H. – The Saint Anselm College softball team lost both games of a doubleheader against cross-town rival Southern New Hampshire University Tuesday evening at Penmen Field.

March 18, 2012
Softball Sweeps Twinbill At Saint Thomas Aquinas
SPARKILL, N.Y. – As a team, the Hawks pounded out 22 hits across two games as the Saint Anselm College softball team swept a doubleheader against the Spartans of Saint Thomas Aquinas College Sunday afternoon at Spartan Field. Both Saint Anselm victories snap an eight game losing streak as the Hawks improve to 6-10 overall on the season. The Spartans fall to 2-6 overall after today’s non-conference contests.

March 17, 2012
Softball Downed By Knights In Saturday Doubleheader
FLUSHING, N.Y. - The Saint Anselm College softball team was swept by the Knights of Queens (N.Y.) College, posting a 5-1 loss in game one and a 5-2 defeat in two non-conference games Saturday afternoon.

March 3, 2012
Softball Swept To Conclude Florida Schedule
CLERMONT, Fla. - The Saint Anselm College softball team lost both games today at the National Training Center against the Bobcats of West Virginia Wesleyan University and the Wildcats of Wayne State College on Saturday. The Hawks exit their Florida schedule of games with a 4-8 overall record.

March 2, 2012
Softball Falls To Davenport, Mary
CLERMONT, Fla. - The Saint Anselm College softball team dropped their third and fourth-straight games this afternoon, dropping a five-inning 8-0 decision to Davenport University and a 2-1 loss at the hands of the University of Mary at the National Training Center.

March 1, 2012
Softball Drops Two-of-Three In Thursday Tripleheader
CLERMONT, Fla. - Despite a .500 average (5-for-10) by shortstop Nicole Boucher (Woonsocket, R.I.) on the day, the Hawks dropped two out of a possible three games Thursday afternoon at the National Training Center.

February 28, 2012
Hawks Win Opener, Drop Final Two In Florida Tripleheader
CLERMONT, Fla. - The Saint Anselm College softball team won their morning contest against Saint Xavier University with a 5-4 extra inning score, but dropped both afternoon contests against Florida Southern College by margins of 7-1 and 4-0, respectively.

February 27, 2012
Softball Sweeps Season-Opening Slate
CLERMONT, Fla. - Powered by two victories on the rubber by pitcher Paige Cormier (Rochester, N.H.), the Saint Anselm College team posted a 4-3 extra-inning victory against the Panthers of Davenport University as well as a 2-1 win against the Golden Knights of Gannon University Monday afternoon.

February 7, 2012
Softball Ranked In Northeast-10 Conference Preseason Poll
SOUTH EASTON, Mass. – The Saint Anselm College softball team was selected as the 11th ranked team in the Northeast-10 Conference Softball Preseason Poll released late Tuesday evening. The Hawks, who recorded a record of 21-23 last season alongside a 13-16 NE-10 mark, entered last season ranked 11th in the preseason poll.

September 6, 2011
Softball Announces Fall Schedule
Saint Anselm softball head coach Greg Joseph has announced the team's fall 2011 schedule:

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108 Student-Athletes Named to Saint Anselm Fall Dean's List
108 Saint Anselm College student-athletes, representing all 20 Saint Anselm intercollegiate teams, were named to the 2011 Fall Dean's List. Women’s cross country and women’s lacrosse each had 11 members on the list, the most of all teams.

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111 Saint Anselm Student-Athletes Tabbed for Northeast-10 Fall Commissioner’s Honor Roll
SOUTH EASTON, Mass. – One hundred eleven Saint Anselm College student-athletes, representing each of the school's intercollegiate athletics programs in the conference, were named to the Fall 2011 Northeast-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll. The honor roll recognizes student-athletes at each of the conference's 16 institutions for their success in the classroom.