2012 Softball News and Stories

 

Softball - Four Belles Named as NFCA Scholar-Athletes

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Four members of the 2012 Saint Mary's softball team earned National Fastpitch Coaches Association Scholar-Athlete honors for their outstanding academics.

Softball - Gillis Named All-Region by NFCA

STARKVILLE, Miss. - Saint Mary's senior Angela Gillis was named to the All-Region Third Team in the Central Region by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association as announced by the NFCA on Monday.

Softball - Four Belles Earn All-MIAA Softball Honors

ROYAL OAK, Mich. - The Saint Mary's softball team was well-represented on the postseason all-conference teams for the 2012 season. Four members of the Belles softball team were named either First Team or Second Team All-MIAA as announced by the league office on Monday.

Softball - Belles Bow Out of MIAA Tournament

ANGOLA, Ind. - The Saint Mary's softball team lost 5-2 to No. 13 Trine and 6-2 to Adrian to end their season at the MIAA Tournament on Thursday evening.

Softball - Selner Named MIAA Pitcher of the Week

ROYAL OAK, Mich.  – The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association has named Saint Mary's righthander Callie Selner its Pitcher of the Week for games played through April 29.

Softball - Belles Split with Scots, Clinch Tournament Berth

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's softball team put together a two-out rally in the bottom of the seventh in game one against Alma to take a 2-1 win and secure a top-four spot in the MIAA on Senior Day.

Softball - Belles Swipe Single-Run Wins from Spartans

NORTH MANCHESTER, Ind. - The Saint Mary's softball team took a pair of one-run wins over Manchester on a windy and chilly Thursday afternoon.

Softball - Belles Blank Hornets

KALAMAZOO, Mich. - The Saint Mary's softball team picked up a pair of shut-out wins with 8-0 (5 innings) and 15-0 (5 innings) victories against Kalamazoo on Saturday

Softball - Belles Sweep Brits

ALBION, Mich. - The saint Mary's softball team swept an MIAA doubleheader at Albion by 14-6 (6 innings) and 6-3 scores on Thursday.

Softball - Belles Drop Pair to #21 Trine

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's softball team dropped both ends of a doubleheader against No. 21 Trine by 7-1 and 6-1 scores on Tuesday.

Softball - Belles Tame Grizzlies, Hit 20 Wins for Seventh Consecutive Season

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's softball team swept visiting Franklin by 7-1 and 11-1 (5 innings) scores to tally their 19th and 20th wins of the season.

Softball - Belles Sweep Comets

OLIVET, Mich. - The Saint Mary's softball team earned a pair of MIAA victories with 16-1 and 4-2 decisions against Olivet on Friday evening.

Softball - Belles Split with Flying Dutch

HOLLAND, Mich. - The Saint Mary's softball team took a 3-0 win in the opener before losing a heartbreaker 9-7 in 11 innings at Hope on Wednesday.

Softball - Belles Take Pair from Knights

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's softball team swept a conference doubleheader at home against Calvin by 1-0 and 7-5 scores on Thursday.

Softball - Belles Swept by No. 24 Lady Reds

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's softball team suffered a pair of losses at home to No. 24 Carthage by 8-0 and 12-5 scores.

Softball - Belles Deny Yellow Jackets

DEFIANCE, Ohio - The Saint Mary's softball team picked up where they left off yesterday by sweeping a doubleheader at Defiance by 4-0 and 6-2 scores.

Softball - Belles Shut Down Vikings in Game Two for Split

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's softball team responded in a big way after falling 5-2 in the opener to North Park by shutting out the Vikings 4-0 on Sunday afternoon.

Softball - Belles Downed by Bulldogs

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's softball team fell in both ends of their conference opening doubleheader against Adrian by 4-0 and 8-3 scores.

Softball - Belles Take Opener, Comeback Falls Short in Nightcap Against Wheaton

WHEATON, Ill. - With both teams entering the day with just one loss apiece, the Saint Mary's softball team and Wheaton split their doubleheader on Tuesday. The Belles claimed a 3-2 win in the opener and saw their bid at a comeback fall just short by falling 5-4 in game two.

Softball - Belles Finish Florida Trip with Sweep

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Saint Mary's softball team concluded their competition in Florida with a pair of well-earned wins. The Belles defeated Salem State by a 3-1 margin before coming from behind to win 5-4 against New Jersey City.

Softball - Belles Take Two More Wins

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Saint Mary's softball team added two more wins to their record by defeating Lasell 13-1 in five innings and edging New Jersey City 4-3.

Softball - Belles Split Tuesday Contests

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Saint Mary's softball team suffered a 3-2 loss to NYU-Poly but then responded with a 2-0 victory over Mount Saint Mary on Tuesday.

Softball - Belles Sweep Day Two Competition in Florida

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Saint Mary's softball team picked up two more wins on the second day of their spring trip by defeating Geneva (Pa.) 8-3 and Ohio Wesleyan 3-2 on Monday.

Softball - Belles Open 2012 With Pair of Wins

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Saint Mary's softball team opened the 2012 campaign with a pair of wins in the Sunshine State on Sunday. The Belles took a 5-2 decision from Stevens Institute in nine innings before defeating SUNY Potsdam 12-7 later in the afternoon.