Western New England Sweeps Softball in Season Finale

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BOSTON, Mass. – Senior Samantha Mulhern (Worcester, Mass.) went 6-for-8 with three home runs, seven RBI, and a pair of stolen bases, as Western New England swept the Wentworth Institute of Technology softball team in a Commonwealth Coast Conference doubleheader Sunday afternoon at Carr Diamond. The Golden Bears took the first game 10-2 and captured the second contest 6-0.

Winner of three straight, Western New England improves to 22-7 overall and 14-2 in CCC play while the Leopards conclude the 2015 campaign with a 4-22 (0-16) slate. Continue reading

Softball Edged at Nichols

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DUDLEY, Mass. – Freshman Courtney Manarky (Amston, Conn.) went 4-for-7 with three runs, two RBI, and two walks over two games, as the Nichols College softball team swept Wentworth Institute of Technology in Commonwealth Coast Conference action Saturday afternoon at Nichols. The Bison captured the first game 10-2 (five innings) and won the second 9-8 (eight innings).

The Bison improve to 8-16 (4-8 CCC) while Wentworth drops to 4-20 (0-12 CCC) Continue reading

Gordon Takes Two Games From Softball

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BOSTON, Mass. – Senior Kara Pepper (Wyckoff, N.J.) led the Fighting Scot offense going 6-for-8 with a double, triple, four RBI, a walk, and scoring five runs, as Gordon College swept Wentworth Institute of Technology in a Commonwealth Coast Conference softball doubleheader on Friday afternoon.

The Fighting Scots took the first game 8-4 and then captured the second 21-6 (six innings). Continue reading

Softball Falls Twice to Curry

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BOSTON, Mass. – Freshman April Adams (Burlington, Mass.) went 4-for-5 at the dish with three runs and a walk, as the Curry College Softball team topped Wentworth Institute of Technology in a Commonwealth Coast Conference doubleheader Wednesday afternoon at Carr Diamond. The Colonels took the first game 9-1 (five innings) and won the second 11-3 (six innings).

The Colonels improve to 5-5 (2-0 CCC) while the Leopards drop to 0-12 (0-6 CCC). Continue reading

Salve Regina Takes Two From Softball

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BOSTON, Mass. – Sophomore Nikki Bukovsky (Westport, Conn.) went 5-for-6 with three runs, four RBI, and a pair of walks over the doubleheader, as the Salve Regina softball team swept Wentworth Institute of Technology in Commonwealth Coast Conference play Sunday afternoon on Carr Diamond at Sweeney Field. The Seahawks took the first game 9-2 and won the second game 9-1 (five innings).

With the wins, Salve Regina stands at 4-8 (2-0 CCC) while the Leopards drop to 0-10 (0-4 CCC). Continue reading

Newbury Takes Two From Softball

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BOSTON, Mass. – Junior Alyssa Donovan (West Haven, Conn.) went 4-for-9 with three runs and six RBI to help the Newbury College softball team sweep a non-conference doubleheader over Wentworth Institute of Technology. The Nighthawks held on to take the first game 15-13 and won 18-8 (five innings) in the nightcap.

With the wins Newbury evens its record at 5-5 while the Leopards fall to 0-6 on the season. Continue reading