2017 Albertus Magnus Softball News

  • Softball Weekly Preview: Suffolk, Emmanuel and Saint Joseph's (Me.)
    April 26, 2017
    The Albertus Magnus College softball team looks to close out the regular season on a high note as the Falcons prepare for six games over the span of three days. The week begins with a home doubleheader against Suffolk University on Thursday before wrapping up the regular season with back-to-back doubleheaders against Emmanuel and Saint Joseph’s (Maine).
  • Softball Sweeps Rivier in GNAC Doubleheader
    April 23, 2017
    New Haven, Conn. - The Albertus Magnus College softball team swept Rivier University in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) doubleheader on Sunday afternoon at Celentano Field. The Falcons triumph in game one, 11-0, and came back to take the night cap, 5-1.
  • Softball Splits Twinbill at Simmons
    April 22, 2017
    Boston, Mass. – The Albertus Magnus College softball team split with Simmons College in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) doubleheader on Saturday afternoon at Daly Field The Sharks took game one, 7-6, but the Falcons rallied back in the night cap, 3-1.
  • Softball Suffers Doubleheader Sweep to Johnson & Wales
    April 19, 2017
    Providence, R.I. - The Albertus Magnus College softball team was swept by Johnson & Wales in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) doubleheader on Wednesday evening at the Scott Miracle-Gro Athletic Complex. The Wildcats won the opener, 8-6, then took the nightcap, 8-1.
  • Softball Weekly Preview: Johnson & Wales, Simmons and Rivier
    April 18, 2017
    The Albertus Magnus College softball team looks to keep their momentum going as the Falcons prepare for three crucial Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) doubleheaders against Johnson & Wales (Wednesday), Simmons College (Saturday) and Rivier University (Sunday).
  • Fortier Named GNAC Athlete of the Week
    April 17, 2017
    Winthrop, Mass. - Junior Gillian Fortier (Naugatuck, Conn.) of the Albertus Magnus College softball team was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Athlete of the Week after leading the Falcons to a 6-0 week.
  • Softball Splits Non-Conference Doubleheader to Mt. St. Vincent
    April 17, 2017
    New York, N.Y. – The Albertus Magnus College softball team split with the College of Mt. St. Vincent in non-conference doubleheader on Monday afternoon at Randall’s Island Field No. 29. The Falcons’ nine-game winning streak came to an end after falling 9-4 in game one, but the visitors bounced back in the night cap, edging the Dolphins 15-10.
  • Fortier Sets New Season-High in Home Runs, Softball Takes Two from Mount Ida in GNAC Play
    April 15, 2017
    New Haven, Conn. - Junior Gillian Fortier (Naugatuck, Conn.) of the Albertus Magnus College softball team set a new season-high in home-runs with six as the Falcons swept Mount Ida College in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference doubleheader at Celentano Field on Saturday afternoon. The Falcons took game one, 12-4, in six innings and shut out the Mustangs, 8-0, in the night cap.
  • Softball Extends Winning Streak to Seven, Sweeps Saint Joseph's (Conn.) in GNAC Doubleheader
    April 12, 2017
    New Haven, Conn. – The Albertus Magnus College softball team extends its winning streak to seven as the Falcons swept in-state rival the University of Saint Joseph’s (Conn.) on Wednesday afternoon at Celentano Field in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference doubleheader. The Falcons took game one, 6-2, and secured the night cap, 3-1.
  • Softball Weekly Preview: Saint Joseph's (Conn.) and Mount Ida
    April 11, 2017
    Following a 5-1 week, the Albertus Magnus College softball team looks to keep their momentum going as they host doubleheaders against in-state rival Saint Joseph’s (Conn.) and GNAC foe Mount Ida in the week ahead.
  • Fortier's Big Day Leads Softball in Doubleheader Sweep at Dean
    April 10, 2017
    Franklin, Mass. - Behind a solid performance at the plate, including two home runs, by Gillian Fortier (Naugatuck, Conn.), the Albertus Magnus College softball team improved to 16-6 on the season as the Falcons swept Dean College in a non-conference doubleheader on Monday afternoon. The Falcons dominated in game one, 14-0, and secured the night cap, 10-2, in five innings.
  • Balanced Effort Leads Falcons to Doubleheader Sweep at Lasell
    April 09, 2017
    Newton, Mass. - Behind a 23 run performance, including a four-run RBI grand slam from Gillian Fortier (Naugatuck, Conn.) in game one, the Albertus Magnus College softball team took two from Lasell College on Sunday afternoon in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference doubleheader. The Falcons triumph in game one, 16-1, before taking game two, 7-0.
  • Softball Splits GNAC Doubleheader vs. Norwich
    April 08, 2017
    New Haven, Conn. – The Albertus Magnus College softball team split a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) doubleheader with Norwich University on Saturday afternoon at Celentano Field. The Cadets took the opener, 2-0, and the Falcons secured the night cap, 7-0.
  • Softball Weekly Preview: Anna Maria, Dean, Norwich and Lasell
    April 05, 2017
    The Albertus Magnus College softball team returns to action this week as the Falcons open up GNAC play beginning with Anna Maria on Wednesday. Then, the Falcons travel to Franklin, Mass. to take on non-conference opponent Dean before returning home on Saturday to host Norwich. Albertus Magnus will wrap up the week with a conference doubleheader at Lasell on Sunday.
  • Softball Sweeps Anna Maria with a Pair of Shutouts
    April 05, 2017
    New Haven, Conn. – Holding Anna Maria scoreless through 12 innings on Wednesday evening, the Albertus Magnus College softball team swept a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) doubleheader against the AMCATS on Wednesday evening at Celentano Field. The Falcons rolled to a 10-0 mercy-rule victory in game one and a 7-0 win in the second game.
  • Softball Splits Doubleheader Against Rutgers-Newark
    March 30, 2017
    New Haven, Conn. – The Albertus Magnus College softball team split with Rutgers-Newark in non-conference play on Thursday afternoon at Celentano Field. The Falcons secured game one, 4-3, in extra innings before falling 13-4 in the night cap. Freshman Laura Anderson (East Haven, Conn.) tied the game up, 3-3, after she allowed Brianna Whitfield (West Islip, N.Y.) to score off a sacrifice fly to center field.
  • Softball Extends Winning Streak to Six, Sweeps Purchase in Non-Conference Doubleheader
    March 29, 2017
    New Haven, Conn. – The Albertus Magnus College softball team swept Purchase College in a non-conference doubleheader on Wednesday afternoon at Celentano Field. The Falcons took game one, 6-5, after scoring the game-winning run in the bottom of the sixth, and wrapped up the afternoon with a 10-2 win in the night cap.
  • Softball Weekly Preview: Purchase St., Rutgers-Newark, St. Joseph's (Me.) & Anna Maria
    March 28, 2017
    The Albertus Magnus College softball team looks to continue its winning ways as the Falcons prepare for eight games in the week ahead, including two home doubleheaders. The Falcons open the week with doubleheaders against Purchase State and Rutgers-Newark before resuming GNAC play over the weekend against St. Joseph’s (Me.) and Anna Maria.
  • Softball Sweeps Sarah Lawrence in Non-Conference Doubleheader on Friday
    March 24, 2017
    New Haven, Conn. – The Albertus Magnus College softball team swept new opponent Sarah Lawrence in a non-conference doubleheader on Friday afternoon at Celentano Field. The Falcons took game one, 6-5, after scoring four runs in the bottom of the fourth, and wrapped up the afternoon with a 10-2 win in the night cap.
  • Multiple Schedule Changes for Wednesday, March 22
    March 22, 2017
    New Haven, Conn. – Due to field conditions and expected low temperatures in the forecast on Wednesday, March 22, a number of games have been rescheduled.
  • Softball Weekly Preview: Sarah Lawrence
    March 22, 2017
    The Albertus Magnus College softball team returns home this week after spending last week in the Palmetto State where the Falcons finished 4-4 with wins against SUNY Canton, Bay Path, St. Joseph’s (Conn.) and Keystone. The Falcons will play a two-game series on Friday, March 24th against Sarah Lawrence at Celentano Field.
  • Softball Ends Spring Break Trip with Two Wins on St. Patrick's Day
    March 17, 2017
    Myrtle Beach, S.C. – The Albertus Magnus College softball team ended its 2017 spring break trip in the Palmetto State with two wins on Friday morning at the NMB Sports Complex in the Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic. The Falcons took game one from in-state foe Saint Joseph's College, 14-5, before edging past Keystone, 5-4, to wrap up the afternoon.
  • Softball Splits Twinbill, Downs Bay Path for Second Win of Season
    March 16, 2017
    Myrtle Beach, S.C. – The Albertus Magnus College softball team split a doubleheader against Bay Path and Gettysburg on Thursday at the NMB Park and Sports Complex. The Falcons edged past the the Wildcats, 8-3, in seven innings before falling to the Bullets, 4-1, in the Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic.
  • Falcons Drop A Pair of Non-Conference Games vs. Lycoming and Franciscan
    March 14, 2017
    Myrtle Beach, S.C. – The Alberus Magnus College softball team dropped a pair of non-conference games on Tuesday afternoon against Lycoming and Franciscan at NMB Park in the Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic. The Warriors took down the Falcons, 10-2, in six innings before falling to the Barones, 10-6, to end the day.
  • Softball Splits Doubleheader Against SUNY-Canton and Spalding
    March 13, 2017
    Myrtle Beach, S.C. - The Albertus Magnus College softball team split a doubleheader against SUNY-Canton and Spalding on Monday at the NMB Park and Sports Complete Field No. 6 in the Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic. The Falcons cruised past the Kangaroos, 7-0, in seven innings before falling to the Golden Eagles, 3-1, to end the day.
  • Softball Set to Play Eight Games to Open 2017 Season
    March 12, 2017
    The Albertus Magnus College softball team opens the 2017 season in Myrtle Beach, S.C. for the “Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic”. The Falcons will play a series of eight games over a span of four days.
  • Albertus Magnus Softball Announces 2017 Schedule
    March 07, 2017
    New Haven, Conn. – Albertus Magnus College softball Head Coach Ed Emielita (Seventh season) has announced his team's schedule for the upcoming 2017 season. In total, the Falcons will take to the diamond 40 times, highlighted by their annual spring break trip to Myrtle Beach and 14 home contests.
  • Softball Picked to Finish Fifth in GNAC Preseason Poll
    February 23, 2017
    WINTHROP, Mass. - The Albertus Magnus College softball team was picked to finish fifth in the 2017 Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Preseason Poll. The poll, which was released on Tuesday morning, is voted on by the league's 12 head coaches.
  • Albertus Magnus Release Digital Gameday Programs
    February 17, 2017
    NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Albertus Magnus College Athletics is proud to introduce digital programs for all upcoming home games for the Spring 2017 season. This pilot program will attempt to reduce and eventually eliminate the need for printed programs at all home events.