May 24, 2012
ECC Announces 2011-2012 Scholar-Athletes; Peacock and Tartara Scholar-Athletes of the Year
The East Coast Conference announced the 2011-2012 Male and Female Scholar-Athletes of the Year, as well as the Scholar-Athletes of the Year for all of its sponsored sports at the ECC Awards Dinner on May 23.
May 16, 2012
Hagenah Named to NFCA All-America Third Team
For the second consecutive year, Nicole Hagenah of C.W. Post is the lone East Coast Conference representative on the National Fastpitch Coaches Association’s Division II All-America Team.
May 16, 2012
Five ECC Softball Student-Athletes Named to Daktronics All-America Teams
Three East Coast Conference softball players have been named Third Team All-Americans, while two others were Honorable Mention selections on the 2012 Daktronics Division II Softball All-America Team released on Tuesday night.
May 9, 2012
Eleven ECC Softball Players Named to Daktronics All-Region Team
Eleven softball student-athletes from the East Coast Conference have been recognized for their outstanding seasons by being named to the Daktronics All-East Region team.
May 6, 2012
Molloy Walks Off in Sub-Regional Final Versus Domincan
Down 3-2 in the bottom of the seventh and down to the last strike of the ball game, Molloy centerfielder Jeana Frey (Island Park, N.Y.) stayed alive long enough to be able to connect for a walk-off single to left field and win the game, and NCAA Division II East 2 Sub-Region over Dominican College, 4-3.
May 2, 2012
Calderwood and Jansen Win National Player of the Week Awards; Molloy Stays at No. 25 in NFCA Poll
Juniors Hayley Calderwood and Kelley Jansen of Molloy been named as the final Louisville Slugger Division II National Player and Pitcher of the Week, respectively, of the 2012 season for games played April 23-29.
April 30, 2012
Molloy and C.W. Post Earn NCAA Softball Tournament Bids
The Molloy and C.W. Post softball teams are one of 64 teams left to battle for a National Championship, the NCAA announced this morning.
April 28, 2012
Molloy Clinches Second Straight ECC Title
With a 6-0 victory over the Dowling College Golden Lions, the Molloy softball team captured their second straight ECC championship.
April 27, 2012
Hagenah, Jansen, and Dzierzynski Headline Softball All-Conference Awards
Sophomore shortstop Nicole Hagenah of C.W. Post has been named the 2012 East Coast Conference Softball Player of the Year as voted on by the league’s coaches. Junior pitcher Kelley Jansen of Molloy was named the Pitcher of the Year, while freshman catcher Alyson Dzierzynski from C.W. Post captured the Rookie of the Year honor.
April 25, 2012
Mercy's Jenna Ausiello To Play Professional Softball in Germany
Mercy College senior shortstop/outfielder Jenna Ausiello (Petaluma, Calif.), fresh off an outstanding season with the Mavericks, has signed a contract to play professional softball in Hamburg, Germany for the ETV Hamburg Knights.
April 25, 2012
Molloy Cracks NFCA Top 25
For the first time this season, the Molloy College softball team was listed in the National Fastpitch Coaches Association’s Division II national rankings released on April 25. The Lions grabbed the last spot in the poll at No. 25.
April 25, 2012
Lady Spartan Softball Team Works to Strike Out Cystic Fibrosis
The St. Thomas Aquinas softball team has raised money to help with research and awareness of Cystic Fibrosis.
April 20, 2012
C.W. Post Softball's Winning Efforts Help Raise Donations for Multiple Sclerosis
The C.W. Post softball team recently participated in “Score for the Cure” to raise awareness for Multiple Sclerosis, which affects more than 2.1 million people worldwide and over 400,000 people in the United States.
March 2, 2012
Bridgeport Softball To Call Frank DeLuca Hall of Fame Field Home In 2012
The University of Bridgeport softball team will have a new home during the 2012 season as the Purple Knights will play all of their home games at Frank DeLuca Hall of Fame Field in Stratford, Connecticut.
February 8, 2012
Molloy Picked to Make it Back-to-Back ECC Championships in 2012
Sophomore Nicole Hagenah (Commack, N.Y.) of C.W. Post was voted as the Preseason Player of the Year, while senior pitcher from Dowling, Jessie Stavola (Montauk, N.Y.), takes home the Preseason Pitcher of the Year honor.
February 1, 2012
C.W. Post Softball at No. 10 in Preseason NFCA Top 25 Poll
Fresh off an appearance in the NCAA Division II Softball World Series, the C.W. Post Pioneers begin the 2012 season as the No. 10 team in the National Fastpitch Coaches Association Top 25 Poll.
December 20, 2011
Queens College Volleyball and Softball Teams Featured in NY Daily News
The Queens College volleyball and softball teams recent efforts with the Infant and Child Learning Center's annual holiday party was chronicled in the NY Daily News.
November 28, 2011
Queens Softball Lends Hand at Walk Now for Autism Speaks Event
The Queens College softball team recently took a turn giving back to the community, as the Knights helped facilitate the Walk Now for Autism Speaks event at Jones Beach in Wantagh, N.Y.
October 25, 2011
C.W. Post Softball Volunteers At "Kicks For Cancer"
Members of the C.W. Post softball team recently volunteered at the 4th Annual “Kicks for Cancer” fundraiser at Hauppauge High School.
October 4, 2011
Kirschmer Receives NCAA Degree Completion Award
Former NYIT softball student-athlete Brigette Kirschmer (Aurora, Colo.) was selected by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) as a recipient of the Division II Degree Completion Award.
August 30, 2011
DeMasters Accepts Full-Time Administrator Role at Queens
Queens College assistant vice president of athletics, China Jude announced recently that Brian DeMasters has accepted a full-time administrative role in the department he has served since 1978, effective immediately.
August 8, 2011
Mercy's Methot Named ECC Nominee for NCAA Woman of the Year
More than 140 NCAA female student-athletes representing multiple sports across Divisions I, II and III have been selected as 2011 Woman of the Year nominees by their athletic conferences and by independent institutions. The East Coast Conference’s nominee is Chelsea Methot of the Mercy College softball team.