May 4, 2011
Saluti Picks Up First All-Conference Award
Alison Saluti (Braintree, MA) of the Lasell College softball team picked up her first Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) award as the 2011 All-Conference teams were announced on Monday. The sophomore pitcher was named a third team all-conference honoree.
April 27, 2011
JWU KNOCKS LASELL SOFTBALL OUT OF THE PLAYOFFS
PROVIDENCE, RI- The sixth seeded Johnson & Wales University softball team knocked off seventh seeded Lasell College, 4-1, in the first round of Great Northeast Athletic Conference tournament action on Pierce Field on Wednesday afternoon.
April 27, 2011
LASELL CLINCHES PLAYOFF BIRTH WITH SWEEP OF MOUNT IDA ON SENIOR DAY
NEWTON, MA- The Lasell College Softball team swept a doubleheader against Mount Ida College on Senior Day, 2-1, in the first game and 3-2 in game two.
April 26, 2011
2011 GNAC Softball Playoff Schedule
The 2011 GNAC Softball Playoff pairings are now available. The Emerson College Lions will clinch the top seed in the playoffs with an astonishing conference record of 22-2, and overall record of 26-10. The Lions played an incredible regular season, earning two critical one run games over conference rival St. Joseph’s ME in the first double-header of the season.
April 24, 2011
Monks Sweep Lasers, 8-0 & 5-0
STANDISH, ME- St. Joseph’s College of Maine shut down the Lasell College softball team’s offense in a back-to-back games at Richard W. Bailey Field on Friday afternoon. The Monks won outright in six innings, 8-0, with Maddie Kluna (Standish, ME) pitching a perfect game, and then picked up a 5-0 win in regulation innings in the nightcap.
April 21, 2011
Sharks Strike Twice in GNAC Doubleheader
NEWTON, MA- Simmons College picked up two Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) wins over Lasell College softball on Thursday, striking first with an 8-0, five-inning contest and then stealing off with a 4-3, eight frame game in the nightcap. The Sharks are at present ranked 2nd in the conference with a 21-11 overall and a 17-3 conference slate, while Lasell’s record slips to 9-25 this season, and 9-11 in GNAC play.
April 19, 2011
Laramie Knocks Walk-Off Home Run as Lasers Sweep Gators
NEWTON, MA- Ashley Laramie (Lynn, MA) pinch hit in the seventh inning of game two of a double header with Pine Manor College and launched a three-run, walk-off home run over the center field fence to give the Lasers a 5-2 victory over the Gators. The Lasers had previously defeated the Gators, 11-3, in five innings in the first game of the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) doubleheader.
April 16, 2011
Emerson Sits Atop the GNAC Standings after a Pair of Wins over Lasell
NEWTON, MA- On Saturday afternoon at Taylor Field, Emerson College swept a pair of Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) contests against Lasell College softball, 11-1 and 9-1, in five innings. The Lions, whom are currently ranked 1st in the GNAC standings, improve to 18-10 overall and 14-2 in GNAC play, while Lasell slips to 7-23 and 7-9 in league action.
April 15, 2011
McHugh's Grand Slam Lifts Lasell Over Rivier
NASHUA, NH-Down 6-4 in the seventh inning with the bases loaded and one out, Marissa McHugh (Plymouth, MA) knocked out a grand slam over the right center field fence to clear the bases and ultimately lift Lasell past Rivier College, 8-7 in the first game of a conference doubleheader. The Lasers fell 5-2 in the nightcap to bring their overall record to 7-21 and their Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) slate to 7-7.
April 11, 2011
Lasers Suffer Two Game Setback to Blue Jays
NEWTON, MA- Lasell College softball suffered a two game Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) setback today on Taylor Field dropping the contests to St. Joseph College of Connecticut, 10-0 and 6-2. The Blue Jays build up their record to 14-12 and 10-2 in the league after the two game victory, while Lasell dips to 6-20 overall and 6-6 in conference action.
April 11, 2011
Softball Goes 1-1 at Emmanuel
BOSTON, MA- Sophomore pitcher Alison Saluti (Braintree, MA) picked up her second win of the season on Sunday afternoon in a 10-6 victory over Emmanuel College. The Saints then responded with a win in game two, 2-0.
April 10, 2011
Lasers Split Twin Bill with Wildcats
PROVIDENCE, RI- On Saturday, the Lasell College softball team split a conference doubleheader at Johnson & Wales University, taking game one 3-1 in nine innings, and then getting inched out in game two after a walk-off double sealed the game for the Wildcats in eight innings, 1-0.
April 7, 2011
Lasell Falls Short Against Lesley
NEWTON, MA- Lesley University (8-4) won a pair of games against the Lasell College (4-16) softball squad today on Taylor Field in non-league play, taking the first contest 3-2 and the second 9-3.
April 3, 2011
Lasers Upend Falcons in Sweep of Doubleheader
NEWTON, MA- Lasell softball swept Albertus Magnus today, upending the Falcons 26-2 in game one and 15-5 in game two. Lasell enhances their overall record to 4-14 this season and their Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) record to 4-2. Albertus remains on a 0-10 skid for the course of the season so far as well as 0-6 in the GNAC.
March 31, 2011
Brandeis Seals a Pair of Wins Over Lasell
NEWTON, MA- Brandeis University softball used 14 hits, including eight doubles, to secure a 9-0 shutout of Lasell College in game one of Thursday’s doubleheader and then added eight more hits, including five doubles, in a 9-6 edging of the Lasers in game two. The Judges were led by Brittany Grimm (Perkomenville, PA) who went 7-for-8 with three runs, four RBI, and three doubles over the course of the day as Brandeis improves to 11-12. Lasell drops to 2-14 after the non-league twin bill.
March 27, 2011
Norwich Explodes for Game One; Lasell Retaliates to Prevail in Nightcap
Newton, MA- After falling in the opening game, 13-6, the Lasell College softball team prevailed 8-6 in the nightcap over visiting Norwich University during the Lasers home opener on Sunday afternoon at Taylor Field. A three-run homer by Rachelle Haas (Middleton, MA) and a two-RBI triple by Kelly Silvia (Oaks Bluff, MA) sealed game two for Lasell who improve to 2-12 this season and stay level at 2-2 in Great Northeast Athletic Conference play. Two home runs and five RBI by Joanie Ellsworth (Everett, MA) in game one gave Norwich their win for the day, leaving the Cadets with a 2-10 record, and 2-2 in the GNAC.
March 27, 2011
Lasers Split Doubleheader with Rams in GNAC Opener
BOSTON, MA- Suffolk University snuck by with a narrow 6-5 victory over Lasell College softball in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) season opener on Saturday before the Lasers regrouped to run off with a 10-6 win in game two. Senior pitcher Kirsten Mammola (North Reading, MA) picked up the Lasers’ first win of the season, tossing a complete game, giving up just three earned runs in the conference triumph.
March 18, 2011
Softball Drops a Pair of Contests on Final Day of Gene Cusic Classic
Cape Coral, FL- In the final day of competition at the Gene Cusic Classic in Cape Coral, Florida the Lasell College softball team dropped a pair of games against out-of-region squads to finish the week 0-10. Lasell fell in the early game, 5-3, against Richard Stockton and then dropped the nightcap, 12-3, against Washington College.
March 16, 2011
Walk Off Single by Eagles Fends Off Lasell Softball
Cape Coral, FL- Lasell softball rallied to take a 3-2 lead in the top of the seventh after trailing through six innings, only to fall in the bottom half of the frame after a two-RBI walk off single by Bria Hahn gave Edgewood College a 4-3 win.
March 15, 2011
Softball Thwarted by UNE and Amherst
Fort Myers, FL- Lasell softball’s plan to pick up their first win of the season today in Fort Myers, Florida was thwarted by the University of New England and Amherst College in consecutive games at the Lee County Sports Complex. University of New England took game one, 8-2, and Amherst inhibited an early Lasell lead rallying to produce an 11-2 victory in five innings.
March 14, 2011
No Relief for Softball on Day 2 in Florida
Cape Coral, FL-The Lasell College softball team found no relief in Florida today as they fell in back-to-back games against Nichols College, 5-0, and Delaware Valley, 4-1.
March 13, 2011
Softball Opens 2011 Campaign with a Pair of Losses at the Gene Cusic Classic in Florida
Cape Coral, FL - The Lasell College softball team opened up the 2011 campaign with two losses at the Gene Cusic Classic in Fort Myers, Florida on Sunday. The Lasers dropped the first contest of the morning to Worcester State University, 8-1, and then faltered, 10-9, against Franklin & Marshall in the afternoon game.
March 10, 2011
Emerson Tops Softball Pre-Season Poll
Emerson College, the 2010 GNAC Championship runner-up, has been selected as the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Softball preseason favorite in a vote conducted by GNAC coaches. The Lions earned the top spot by only four point shy of a perfect score of 144 points. St. Joseph’s Maine came in second place, while Rivier, the 2010 GNAC Champions, just edged Simmons College for a third place finish. Lasell College earned a fifth place pick, followed by St. Joseph CT in sixth; and Mount Ida and Suffolk tied for the remaining two slots in the 2011 preseason poll.