2011 Softball News

June 8, 2011
11 STUDENT-ATHLETES NAMED TO LEC ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM
NORTH DARTMOUTH, MA - Director of Communications the Little East Conference, Jack Holleran, announced today the LEC All-Academic team for the 2011 spring season. A total of 155 student-athletes representing all eight of the Little East Conference institutions earned this honor based on outstanding performance in the classroom including 11 student-athletes from the University of Massachusetts Boston.

June 8, 2011
11 STUDENT-ATHLETES NAMED TO LEC ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM

May 10, 2011
POLSONETTI AND NASTA NAMED TO LEC ALL CONFERENCE SQUADS
NORTH DARTMOUTH, MA - University of Massachusetts Boston softball player Lisa Polsonetti (Revere, MA) was named the Little East Conference softball First Team at first base, while Maria Nasta (Andover, MA) was selected a Second Team All-Star at third base it was announced today by the league. This marks the second consecutive season that the Beacons have had a member on both the first and second All Conference teams

May 10, 2011
POLSONETTI AND NASTA NAMED TO LEC ALL CONFERENCE SQUADS

May 7, 2011
SOFTBALL ELIMINATED FROM LEC TOURNEY BY RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE, 4-1
Danbury, CT - Rhode Island College kept its hopes alive in the second elimination game of the day, defeating UMass Boston by a 4-1 score. The Anchorwomen received an outstanding pitching performance from junior righty Kyla Puccini (North Dighton, MA).

May 7, 2011
SOFTBALL ELIMINATED FROM LEC TOURNEY BY RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE, 4-1

May 5, 2011
SOFTBALL RALLIES TO KEEP LEC TOURNAMENT HOPES ALIVE WITH 4-2 WIN OVER PLYMOUTH ST.
The UMass Boston softball team rallied for four runs in the bottom of the sixth inning for a come from behind 4-2 win over Plymouth State Friday evening at Westside Field, and advances to play at 4:00pm on Friday afternoon. The win was the Beacons first-ever LEC tournament game victory and keeps their 2011 season alive while the Panthers were eliminated with the loss.

May 5, 2011
SOFTBALL FALLS TO WESTERN CT STATE IN OPENING ROUND OF LEC TOURNEY, 6-2
DANBURY, CT (May 5) - Junior Magen Dargon (Trumbull, CT) went the distance, recording eight strike outs and hitting a two-run homer in the sixth inning as the Western Connecticut State University softball team won its opening-round game, 6-2, over UMass Boston Thursday afternoon at Westside Field. The Colonials advance to play on Friday afternoon at 2:00pm.

May 5, 2011
SOFTBALL FALLS TO WESTERN CT STATE IN OPENING ROUND OF LEC TOURNEY, 6-2

May 5, 2011
SOFTBALL RALLIES TO KEEP LEC TOURNAMENT HOPES ALIVE WITH 4-2 WIN OVER PLYMOUTH ST.

May 1, 2011
COREY PITCHES SOFTBALL PAST PLYMOUTH STATE; 8-2, 7-5
PLYMOUTH, N.H. - Junior Katie Corey (Weymouth, Mass.) earned a victory in the first game and a save in the second Sunday afternoon as the University of Massachusetts Boston swept a Little East Conference softball doubleheader from Plymouth State University, 8-2 and 7-5, in the regular season finale for both schools at D&M Park

May 1, 2011
COREY PITCHES SOFTBALL PAST PLYMOUTH STATE; 8-2, 7-5

April 30, 2011
RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE SWEEPS SOFTBALL; 7-2, 2-1

April 27, 2011
SOFTBALL SWEEPS SOUTHERN MAINE TO CLINCH FIRST-EVER LEC TOURNAMENT BERTH

April 22, 2011
SOFTBALL RALLIES IN GAME TWO TO SPILT WITH WESTERN CT STATE; 0-5, 8-6

April 19, 2011
SOFTBALL DROPS LEC DOUBLEHEADER TO KEENE STATE; 5-0, 4-3

April 16, 2011
SOFTBALL ROLLS IN SWEEP OVER UMASS DARTMOUTH; 8-3, 8-0

April 14, 2011
SOFTBALL SPILTS WITH SIMMONS IN TWINBILL; 2-7, 2-0

April 13, 2011
SOFTBALL SWEEPS SUFFOLK IN DOUBLEHEADER ACTION; 11-2, 12-5

April 13, 2011
RAIN WASHES OUT ALL OF TODAY'S ATHLETICS EVENTS

April 9, 2011
SOFTBALL FALLS TO #16 EASTERN CT; 3-0, 11-3

April 6, 2011
SOFTBALL CRUISES PAST MOUNT IDA; 12-6, 10-0

April 5, 2011
SOFTBALL DOUBLEHEADER POSTPONED VS. LASELL

April 4, 2011
VECCHIET NAMED LITTLE EAST CONFERENCE SOFTBALL ROOKIE OF THE WEEK

April 1, 2011
SNOWFALL FORCES SEVERAL SCHEDULE CHANGES

March 30, 2011
WOLF, COREY PITCH SOFTBALL PAST FRAMINGHAM STATE; 6-5, 5-0

March 29, 2011
SOFTBALL SPLITS WITH BRIDGEWATER STATE; 1-3, 5-4

March 26, 2011
SOFTBALL CRUISES PAST MASS MARITIME; 11-2, 26-3

March 25, 2011
SOFTBALL DOUBLEHEADER MOVED TO BOSTON

March 24, 2011
SOFTBALL WALKS OFF WTH SALEM STATE SWEEP, 6-3, 6-5

March 17, 2011
SOFTBALL WALKS OFF WITH 3-2 WIN OVER SUNY GENESEO

March 17, 2011
BERG POWERS BETHEL PAST UMASS BOSTON, 6-3

March 16, 2011
SOFTBALL NIPPED BY No. 8 ITHACA, 3-2

March 16, 2011
POLSONETTI, WOLF LEAD SOFTBALL PAST WNEC, 3-0

March 14, 2011
SOFTBALL FALLS TO NEW ENGLAND COLLEGE, 11-7

March 14, 2011
SOFTBALL EDGED BY WESTFIELD STATE, 2-1

March 13, 2011
SOFTBALL TOPS BABSON IN SEASON OPENER, 6-3

March 13, 2011
SOFTBALL HOLDS ON FOR WIN AGAINST WESLEYAN, 4-3

February 8, 2011
SOFTBALL RANKED SIXTH IN LEC PRE-SEASON COACHES POLL