Softball 2009 Headlines

  • Whitman Makes NECC First-Team All-Conference
    May 05, 2009
    ATTLEBORO, Mass. – Eight of the nine sponsored programs were represented on 2009 New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) Softball All-Conference Team, it was announced today by Commissioner Del Malloy. In addition to the All-NECC honors, four separate major individual award winners and the team sportsmanship award were also voted upon and selected this week.
  • Southern Vermont Drops NECC Doubleheader To Bay Path
    April 19, 2009
    BENNINGTON, Vt. - The Southern Vermont College softball team hosted NECC foe Bay Path College Sunday losing by games 21-3 and 20-3. Freshman Kayla Whitman (Bennington, Vt.) led SVC going 4-for-6 with four RBI including three home runs, a triple, and she stole home in the fifth inning of game two.
  • SVC Softball Falls To Mitchell
    April 18, 2009
    BENNINGTON, Vt. – The Southern Vermont College Softball team fell to NECC foe Mitchell College 14-0 and 13-2 Saturday at Willow Park. The highlight of the day for the Mountaineers came when leadoff batter Kayla Whitman (Bennington, Vt.) hit her fifth home run of the year.
  • SVC Softball Splits With Fisher College
    April 15, 2009
    BENNINGTON, Vt. – The Southern Vermont College softball team hosted Fisher College of Boston, Mass. Wednesday in a non-conference doubleheader winning game one 11-10 while losing game two 13-5. Alyssa Davis (Lyndonville, Vt.) had an amazing performance finishing 6-for-7 from the plate with an RBI and two triples.
  • SVC Softball Splits With Cobleskill And Halts Losing Streak
    April 09, 2009
    BENNINGTON, Vt. – The Southern Vermont Softball team snapped a 46 game losing streak with a 13-12 win over SUNY-Cobleskill Thursday afternoon at Willow Park. The young Mountaineer squad split the doubleheader losing 11-1 in the second game. Ailish Ryan (Hoosick, N.Y.) had a huge day at the plate going 5-for-8 with four RBI’s including a double with the bases loaded in the seventh inning to seal the victory.
  • Southern Vermont Falls Short In NECC Doubleheader
    April 05, 2009
    NASHUA, N.H. – The Southern Vermont softball team was swept by Daniel Webster College in a NECC doubleheader losing 13-3 and 3-0 Sunday afternoon. Amy Balawender (Adams, Mass.) led the Mountaineers offensively going 2-for-4 on the day with an RBI and a run scored.
  • Mountaineers Drop Season Opener To Gators
    March 25, 2009
    TROY, N.Y. – The Southern Vermont College softball team kicked off its 2009 season with a doubleheader on the road against non-conference foe The Sage Colleges dropping both games 13-5 and 10-7. Lead-off hitter Kayla Whitman (Bennington, Vt.) stole home three times on the day and ended the afternoon with 10 stolen bases.