2009 Softball News and Stories

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2009 News and Headlines

Softball - Rashid Inducted Into Catholic League Hall of Fame

DETROIT, Mich. - Katie Rashid, a 2009 Saint Mary's College graduate and two-sport athlete, was inducted to the Catholic High School League Hall of Fame on Monday, June 8.

Softball - NFCA Tabs Peterson as First Team All-Region

STARKVILLE, Miss. - Saint Mary's College outfielder Ashley Peterson was named First Team All-Region in the Central Region for the second straight year by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association.

Softball - Peterson Named to All-MIAA First Team

ROYAL OAK, Mich. - For the second consecutive year, Saint Mary's College outfielder Ashley Peterson was named First Team All-MIAA by the league coaches.

Softball - Peterson Named MIAA Position Player of the Week

ROYAL OAK, Mich. - Saint Mary's junior outfielder Ashley Peterson is being honored as this week's MIAA Position Player of the Week.

Softball - Season Comes to Close at Trine

ANGOLA, Ind. - The 2009 season for the Saint Mary's softball team came to a close with a pair of losses to Trine University by 8-3 and 5-1 scores on Saturday.

Softball - Belles Drop Pair to Cardinals

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's softball team fell in a pair of non-conference contests to North Central College on Sunday by 9-5 and 14-2 (5) scores.

Softball - Belles Suffer Pair of Losses to Bulldogs

ADRIAN, Mich. - The Saint Mary's softball team suffered a pair of MIAA losses to Adrian by 4-3 and 12-4 scores on Saturday.

Softball - Offense Quieted as Belles Fall to Flying Dutch

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's College softball team was held to just two runs as the Belles fell in a pair of MIAA games to Hope College by 7-0 and 6-2 scores.

Softball - Gillis Named MIAA Pitcher of the Week for Second Consecutive Week

ROYAL OAK, Mich. - Saint Mary's College pitcher Angela Gillis was named the MIAA Pitcher of the Week for the second consecutive week.

Softball - Belles Sweep Brits

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's College softball team swept an MIAA doubleheader from Albion on Saturday by 6-4 and 8-1 scores. 

Softball - Belles Ground Eagles

BENSENVILLE, Ill. - The Saint Mary's College softball team took a pair of wins from Robert Morris (Ill.) on Wednesday by 3-2 and 8-0 scores.

Softball - Gillis Named MIAA Pitcher of the Week

ROYAL OAK, Mich. - Saint Mary's freshman Angela Gillis is being honored as this week's MIAA Pitcher of the Week.

Softball - Belles Fall to Scots

ALMA, Mich. - The Saint Mary's College softball team had a seven-game winning streak snapped with a pair of losses at Alma College on Saturday.

Softball - Belles Soar Past Comets for Sweep

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's College softball team had an explosive day at the plate as the Belles hit four home runs in a pair of 3-1 and 7-0 MIAA wins over Olivet College on Wednesday.

Softball - Healy Named MIAA Position Player of the Week

ROYAL OAK, Mich. - Saint Mary's College junior shortstop Maureen Healy is being honored as this week's MIAA Softball Position Player of the Week.

Softball - Belles Open MIAA Play with Sweep

KENTWOOD, Mich. - The Saint Mary's College softball team opened up the MIAA portion of their schedule with a pair of wins over Calvin College on Monday.

Softball - Belles Tame Grizzlies

FRANKLIN, Ind. - The Saint Mary's College softball team took care of business in a non-conference doubleheader against Franklin College on Thursday.

Softball - Peterson Named Central Region Player of the Week

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - Saint Mary's College junior outfielder Ashley Peterson was named Central Region Player of the Week by Division III Softball - The Newsletter for her performance last week in the Gene Cusic Classic in Fort Myers, Fla.

Softball - Belles Split with Spartans

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - After dropping the first game of a doubleheader with Manchester, the Belles came back to take game two from the Spartans and move to 12-2 on the season.

Softball - Gillis Throws No-Hitter as Belles Tear Maple Leafs

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's College softball team returned home from their spring break trip and picked up right where they left off in the Sunshine State with a pair of wins over Goshen College on Tuesday.

Softball - Belles Finish Florida Trip on High Note

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Saint Mary's College softball team completed their trip to the Gene Cusic Classic with a pair of wins on Thursday.

Softball - Belles Beat Blazers, Fall to Engineers

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Saint Mary's College softball team picked up their seventh win of the season before suffering their first loss of the 2009 campaign on Wednesday.

Softball - Strong Start Continues for Belles

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Saint Mary's softball team pushed their record to 6-0 with wins over SUNY Oswego and Fitchburg State on Tuesday afternoon at the Gene Cusic Classic.

Softball - Day Two Brings Two More Wins for Belles in Florida

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Saint Mary's softball team picked right up where they left off yesterday by claiming two more victories in the Sunshine State.

Softball - Belles Open Season with Victories

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Saint Mary's College softball team opened up the 2009 season with a pair of wins on their spring trip to Florida.