2017 Western Connecticut Softball News

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    March 16, 2017
    Softball Downs North Park & Smith to Conclude Spring Trip CLERMONT, FL - The WestConn softball team improved to 8-6 overall following a pair of wins to wrap up its spring trip on Thursday. The Colonials downed North Park in Game One, 9-3, before edging Smith, 6-4, in the finale. Rookie outfielder Natalia Hart (Milford, CT) went 2-for-3 with a trio of RBI's in the opener, while classmate catcher Kam Geysen (East Hampton, CT) smacked three doubles with an RBI in Game Two.
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    March 15, 2017
    Softball Takes Two... Defeats Wesleyan (CT) and Olivet On Wednesday LEESBURG, FL - The Western Connecticut State University softball team bounced back with a pair of victories on Wednesday, defeating Wesleyan University, 8-6 and Olivet College, 8-4 at Sleepy Hollow Softball Complex.
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    March 13, 2017
    Colonials Fall To Arcadia and Washington Universities On Monday Morning CLEMONT, FL - The Western Connecticut State University softball team suffered back-to-back shut outs on Monday morning. As the sun came up over the horizon, the Colonials fell to Arcadia University, 8-0 in six innings. They dropped a 12-0 five-inning decision to Washington University of St. Louis in the daycap.
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    March 13, 2017
    Charline Plasczynski Named Little East Conference Rookie of the Week PAWTUCKET, RI - Western Connecticut State University freshman short stop Charline Plasczynski (Bristol, CT) has been named Little East Conference Softball Rookie of the Week, for the week ending March 12.
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    March 12, 2017
    Softball Drops Twinbill to St. Benedict and St. Mary's CLERMONT, FL - After sweeping a doubleheader to start its Florida trip yesterday, the Western Connecticut softball team fell to St. Benedict, 6-3, on Sunday afternoon. Rookie shortstop Charline Plasczynski (Bristol, CT) paced the Colonials with a pair of RBI's to go along with a run scored. WestConn was downed by St. Mary's (IN) in the nightcap, 9-3.
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    March 11, 2017
    Softball Takes Doubleheader Over New England and Rutgers-Newark in Florida CLERMONT, FL - The Western Connecticut softball team opened up its Florida trip with a pair of wins on Saturday. In Game One, rookie hurler Sara Tenke (Glen Cove, NY) earned the victory for the Colonials en route to a 4-2 edging of the University of New England. In Game Two, classmate Angelina Miller (Holbrook, NY) pitched WestConn to a 7-3 win over Rutgers-Newark, while Tenke picked up a save in relief. With the pair of victories, the Colonials improved to 4-2 overall.
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    March 04, 2017
    Splitsville For WestConn Softball On Saturday, Defeat RIT Then Fall To Rowan NORFOLK, VA - The Western Connecticut State University softball team heads back to Connecticut with a 2-2 record after splitting its two games on Saturday at the Beach Blast in Norfolk, VA, defeating Rochester Institute of Technology, 6-5, before falling to Rowan, 18-4 in five innings.
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    March 03, 2017
    Softball Splits Doubleheader to Begin 2017 Slate VIRGINIA BEACH, VA - The Western Connecticut softball team opened the season with a 3-2 victory over Case Western Reserve on Friday to open their spring trip at the Beach Blast. Later in the day, the Colonials fell to Virginia Wesleyan, 10-0.
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    February 24, 2017
    Softball Picked Third In Little East Conference Pre-Season Coaches Poll PAWTUCKET, RI - The Western Connecticut State University softball team, the defending league champions, has been picked third in the 2017 Little East Conference Pre-Season Coaches Poll, released on Friday. The Colonials open the season at the Beach Blast in Virginia Beach, VA on Friday and Saturday, March 3 and 4.
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    February 21, 2017
    WestConn Athletics Reaching Out To Help An Opponent DANBURY, CT - The Western Connecticut State University Athletic Department, behind graduating senior Celia DeVoe (Farmington, CT), and WestConn Student Athletic Advisory Council, are looking for your help. They along with several athletic programs around the Little East Conference and the northeast are running a Marrow Donor Registry Drive. WestConn's will be held on Thursday, March 2 from 10 am to 2 pm at the Midtown Campus Student Center.
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    January 27, 2017
    Western Softball to Hold Annual Breakfast on February 15 The annual Western Connecticut State University Softball Team Breakfast is scheduled for Wednesday. February 15, 2017, in the Westside Ballroom at 7:15 am.