2013 Softball News

May 1, 2013
Adams Leads Four UMW Softball Players on All-CAC Team
Senior outfielder Brandee Adams led four University of Mary Washington softball players on the 2013 All-Capital Athletic Conference teams, released today. Senior Kerry Busby, junior Bireet Chitty, and sophomore Hannah Otterman were named to the second team.

April 27, 2013
UMW Softball Falls to Frostburg, 8-5, in CAC Tournament Semifinal
The University of Mary Washington softball team saw its season come to an end with an 8-5 loss to Frostburg State University on Saturday in Salisbury, Md. UMW closes with a 15-23 overall mark.

April 26, 2013
UMW Softball Splits Pair at CAC Tournament; Advances to Semifinal
The University of Mary Washington softball team dropped a 5-4 decision to Frostburg State University, but rebounded to eliminate York College, 8-0, in six innings, at the Capital Athletic Conference tournament on Friday in Salisbury, Md. The Eagles move to 15-22 on the year, and will face Frostburg again on Saturday at 10 a.m.

April 20, 2013
UMW Softball Sweeps Wesley; Gains Tie for Second in CAC Standings
The University of Mary Washington softball team swept a Saturday Capital Athletic Conference doubleheader at Wesley College, 5-3 and 6-5, and coupled with a Salisbury University sweep of Frostburg State University, gained a tie for second place in the final regular season league standings.

April 17, 2013
UMW Softball Splits Wednesday Twinbill at Eastern Mennonite
The University of Mary Washington softball team scored eight runs in the final three innings to top Eastern Mennonite University, 10-7, in game one of their Wednesday doubleheader in Harrisonburg, Va., and dropped the nightcap, 5-3, in the final nonconference games of the season for the Eagles.

April 15, 2013
UMW's Chitty, Petrucelli Named CAC Players of the Week
The Capital Athletic Conference announced its April 15, 2013, weekly award winners...

April 13, 2013
UMW Softball Sweeps York on Senior Day
The University of Mary Washington softball team swept a doubleheader from York College, 6-0 and 5-0, on Saturday at the Battleground on senior day to improve to 11-20 overall and 3-3 in Capital Athletic Conference play.

April 10, 2013
UMW Softball Drops Pair to Catholic University
As part of a loaded slate of Mary Washington home athletic events on Wednesday, the Eagles' softball team welcomed visiting Catholic University for a doubleheader as part of NCAA Division III week. The Eagles (9-20, 1-3 CAC) dropped both contests 2-1 and 5-3.

April 6, 2013
UMW Softball Drops Pair at #20 Salisbury in CAC Action
The University of Mary Washington softball team dropped both ends of a Capital Athletic Conference doubleheader at Salisbury University on Saturday. UMW fell in the opener, 7-1, and 9-0 in the nightcap.

April 3, 2013
UMW Softball Drops Twinbill at Christopher Newport
The University of Mary Washington softball team dropped a pair of games at Christopher Newport University, 7-0 and 5-1, on Wednesday in Newport news, Va. The Eagles fall to 9-16 on the season.

March 30, 2013
UMW Softball Splits Saturday CAC Twinbill With Frostburg State
The University of Mary Washington softball team split its Saturday Capital Athletic Conference doubleheader with Frostburg State University, falling in the opener, 2-0, but winning the nightcap, 6-4.

March 28, 2013
UMW Softball Drops Doubleheader at Virginia Wesleyan
The University of Mary Washington softball team dropped a doubleheader at nationally-ranked Virginia Wesleyan College on Thursday afternoon in Virginia Beach. The Eagles fall to 8-13 on the season.

March 23, 2013
Lynchburg Sweeps Twinbill From Mary Washington Softball, 1-0 and 4-3
The nationally ranked Lynchburg College softball team swept a pair of games on Saturday from the University of Mary Washington in Lynchburg, 1-0 and 4-3. The Eagles fall to 8-11 on the season.

March 21, 2013
UMW Softball Drops Twinbill at Randolph-Macon
The University of Mary Washington softball team dropped a Thursday doubleheader at Randolph-Macon College, 2-0, and 9-3, in Ashland, Va.

March 16, 2013
Saturday's UMW Softball Doubleheader Postponed
Saturday's University of Mary Washington softball doubleheader at Eastern Mennonite University has been postponed due to rain.

March 14, 2013
UMW Softball Sweeps Mary Baldwin, 8-0 and 11-0, in Thursday Action
Sophomore pitcher Hannah Otterman struck out a career-high 13 batters in six innings in the opener, and Brittany Scites hit a three-run homer in the first inning of the nightcap as the University of Mary Washington softball team swept a doubleheader from mary Baldwin College, 8-0 in six innings and 11-0 in five, on Thursday at the Battleground. UMW improves to 8-7 on the year.

March 8, 2013
UMW Softball Closes Southern Trip With Split on Friday
The University of Mary Washington softball team split a pair of games in Myrtle Beach, SC, on Friday, topping La Roche College, 8-0, before falling to Mount Aloysius College, 4-2.

March 7, 2013
UMW Softball Tops Mt. Aloysius, La Roche in Myrtle Beach
The University of Mary Washington broke open a pair of tight games late to come away with a pair of wins over Mount Aloysius College, 9-0, and La Roche College, 7-4, on Thursday in Myrtle Beach, S.C. The Eagles improve to 5-6 on the season.

March 5, 2013
UMW Softball Splits Tuesday Doubleheader in Myrtle Beach
The University of Mary Washington softball team split a Tuesday doubleheader in Myrtle Beach, SC, topping Mount St. Mary, 3-1, before falling to Lycoming, 7-5. UMW moves to 3-6 on the season.

March 4, 2013
UMW Softball Drops Pair in Myrtle Beach
The University of Mary Washington softball team dropped a pair of games in Myrtle Beach, S.C., on Monday to kick off their annual Spring Break trip. UMW fell to Lycoming, 7-2, and Mount St. Mary, 7-5.

February 27, 2013
UMW Softball Drops Pair of One-Run Games at Shenandoah
The University of Mary Washington softball team dropped a pair of one-run contests at Shenandoah University on Wednesday in Winchester. The Eagles fell, 2-1, in the opener, before falling, 12-11, in the nightcap.

February 26, 2013
Four UMW Athletes Named CAC Athletes of the Week
The University of Mary Washington saw four student-athletes named as Athletes of the Week by the Capital Athletic Conference on Tuesday. Torey Mancari (baseball pitcher), Billy Kelly (men's lax offensive), Hannah Otterman (softball pitcher), and Keller Torrey (women's lax offensive) were honored.

February 24, 2013
UMW Softball Splits Pair at Methodist University
The University of Mary Washington softball team split a pair of games at Methodist University on Sunday, topping Emory & Henry College, 7-0, and falling to Methodist, 10-9. The Eagles move to 2-1 on the season.

February 19, 2013
Tuesday's UMW Softball at Va. Wesleyan Postponed
Tuesday's softball doubleheader for the University of Mary Washington at Virginia Wesleyan College has been postponed due to wet grounds. No makeup has yet been announced.

February 15, 2013
UMW Softball Tops Messiah, 2-1, in 2013 Season Lidlifter
Junior Hannah Williams provided an RBI double in the first inning, and freshman Stefannie Asselanis drove in the game winner in the fifth with a pinch hit single in her first collegiate at bat to lift the University of Mary Washington softball team to a 2-1 win over visiting Messiah College on Wednesday at the Battleground. The second game was stopped after four innings.

February 14, 2013
UMW Softball Moves Season Opener to Friday, February 15
The University of Mary Washington softball team has moved its season-opening doubleheader from Saturday to Friday, February 15. The games will begin at 2:30 p.m. against Messiah College.