2013 UMass Dartmouth Softball News

April 27, 2013
Softball Falls at Southern Maine
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth softball team fell twice to host Southern Maine in a Little East Conference doubleheader at Towers Field Saturday. The Huskies took the opener, 8-5, and won the nightcap, 9-0 in five innings. The second game was ended because of the eight-run rule.

April 25, 2013
Orton's Gem Gives Softball Split at Bridgewater State
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth softball team rallied to earn a split with host Bridgewater State in their non-conference doubleheader at the Edward C. Swenson Athletic Complex Thursday. UMD dropped the opener, 6-0, and claimed the nightcap, 1-0.

April 24, 2013
Softball Swept at Rhode Island College
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth softball team dropped both games of their Little East Conference doubleheader to host Rhode Island College at Dayna Bazar Memorial Softball Field Wednesday. The Anchorwomen won the opener, 4-2, and the nightcap, 9-1 in five innings. The game was halted because of the eight-run rule.

April 21, 2013
Softball Sweeps Western Connecticut
Freshman pitcher Shannon Orton allowed only one run and three hits over two complete games as the UMass Dartmouth softball team swept visiting Western Connecticut State University in a Little East Conference doubleheader at the UMass Dartmouth Athletic Complex Sunday afternoon.

April 18, 2013
Softball Drops Doubleheader at Salem State
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth softball team dropped both games of their non-conference doubleheader to host Salem State at Alumni Field Thursday. The Vikings took the opener, 10-9, and the nightcap, 8-3.

April 16, 2013
Softball Falls at Eastern Connecticut
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth softball team dropped both games of their Little East Conference doubleheader to host Eastern Connecticut State at the Mansfield Outdoor Athletic Complex Tuesday evening. The Warriors took the opener, 8-1, and then won the nightcap, 9-0 in five innings. The second game was halted early due to the eight-run rule.

April 13, 2013
Softball Swept at UMass Boston
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth softball team dropped both games of its Little East Conference doubleheader to host UMass Boston at the UMass Boston Softball Field Saturday.

April 11, 2013
Late Curry Rallies Sink Softball
Host Curry scored a run in their final at bat in each game and swept a non-conference doubleheader from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth softball team at the D. Forbes Will Athletic Complex Thursday afternoon. The Colonels won the opener, 5-4 in nine innings, and took the nightcap, 3-2.

April 9, 2013
Softball Falls to Johnson & Wales
Junior pitcher Taylor Gardner (Orangeburg, NY/Mercy College) allowed five hits in 9 2/3 inning of work, earning a win and a save as visiting Johnson & Wales swept the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth softball team in a non-conference doubleheader at the UMass Dartmouth Athletic Complex Tuesday afternoon.

April 6, 2013
Softball Rallies in Extras to Split with Keene State
Emily Pontes delivered a two-run double with the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth softball team down to its final strike to pull the home squad back even with visiting Keene State, 7-7, in the bottom of the eighth inning Saturday afternoon.

April 2, 2013
Softball Drops Two to Framingham State
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth softball team fell to visiting Framingham State in both games of a non-conference doubleheader at the UMass Dartmouth Athletic Complex Tuesday afternoon. Framingham edged the Corsairs in game one, 4-3, before taking the nightcap 13-4 in six innings. The second game was called due to the eight-run rule.

March 30, 2013
Plymouth State Sweeps Softball
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth softball team fell to visiting Plymouth State in both games of the opening 2013 Little East Conference doubleheader for both teams at the UMass Dartmouth Athletic Complex Saturday afternoon.

March 28, 2013
Softball Blanked Twice at Salve Regina
Jen Cruver limited the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth’s softball team to eight hits and host Salve Regina swept a doubleheader from the Corsairs, 5-0 and 8-0 in five innings, at Toppa Field Thursday.

March 27, 2013
Softball Takes Two From Roger Williams
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth softball team swept visiting Roger Williams in a non-conference doubleheader with a pair of one-run victories at the UMass Dartmouth Athletic Complex Wednesday. The Corsairs took game one, 8-7, before edging the Hawks in the finale 4-3.

March 26, 2013
Softball Sweeps Massachusetts Maritime
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth softball team swept Massachusetts Maritime in a pair of five-inning games in their home opener, winning, 28-1 and 9-1. Both games were shortened due to the eight-run rule.

March 22, 2013
Softball Falls Twice on Final Day in Florida
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth’s softball team lost both games of their doubleheader on the final day of their spring trip at the Gene Cusic Collegiate Classic Friday. UMass Dartmouth dropped their opener to SUNY Brockport, 10-0 in five innings, and then was edged in the nightcap by Hamilton, 2-1.

March 21, 2013
Softball Downs Worcester State, Falls to UW-Oshkosh
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth’s softball team split a doubleheader at the Gene Cusic Collegiate Classic Thursday. UMass Dartmouth won their opener against Worcester State, 5-1, and then dropped the nightcap against Wisconsin-Oshkosh, 8-1.

March 19, 2013
Softball Downs Knox to Earn Split in Florida
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth’s softball team split a doubleheader on their third day of action at the Gene Cusic Collegiate Classic at the Lee County Sports Complex Tuesday. After losing their opener to North Central College, 8-1, UMass Dartmouth came back to defeat Knox in the nightcap, 7-3.

March 18, 2013
Softball Downs Smith, Edged by UWS in Florida
-The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth’s softball team split a doubleheader on their second day of action at the Gene Cusic Collegiate Classic Monday. UMass Dartmouth downed Smith in their opener, 5-3, and then dropped the second game of their twin bill to Wisconsin-Superior, 4-2 at the Cape Coral Sports Complex.

March 17, 2013
Softball Splits on Opening Day in Florida
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth softball team split a doubleheader on its first day of action at the Gene Cusic Collegiate Classic Sunday. UMass Dartmouth dropped its opener to the University of New England, 9-1, then came back to defeat Nichols 9-3 in game two at the Lee County Sports Complex.

February 1, 2013
Softball Picked Seventh in Little East Conference Poll
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth’s softball team has been picked to finish seventh in the annual Little East Conference pre-season coaches’ poll.