Leading fifth seed Saint Joseph's to the semifinals of the Atlantic 10 Softball Championship last week, juniors Caela Abadie and Sarah Ostaszewski were recognized for their individual performances as they were named to the All-Championship Team, conference officials announced late Sunday.
Fighting until the final out, the Saint Joseph's softball team's 2019 season came to an end as the fifth-seeded Hawks fell to top seed Fordham, 10-2, at the Atlantic 10 Championship on Saturday at the UMass Softball Complex.
A walk-off single by George Washington's Sierra Lange lifted the third seeded Colonials to a 12-11 victory over fifth seeded Saint Joseph's in the semifinals of the Atlantic 10 Softball Championship on Friday. With the loss, the Hawks move into the elimination bracket and will face top seed Fordham on Saturday at 11 a.m. at the UMass Softball Complex with a trip to the conference title game on the line.
Saint Joseph's senior Taryn Grober has been voted onto the 2019 CoSIDA Google Cloud Academic All-District Softball First Team for District 2, it was announced on Thursday afternoon. First-Team Academic All-District honorees advance to the Google Cloud Academic All-America ballot, with Google Cloud Academic All-America teams announced in June.
Behind a two-run top of the seventh, fifth seed Saint Joseph's downed top seed Fordham, 3-1, in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic 10 Softball Championship on Thursday at the UMass Softball Complex. With the victory, the Hawks advance to face either second seed Massachusetts or third seed George Washington in the semifinals on Friday at 11 a.m.
Fifth seed Saint Joseph's topped fourth seed Dayton, 11-0, in five innings on Wednesday to advance to the quarterfinals of the 2019 Atlantic 10 Softball Championship. Backed by a stellar two-hit performance in the circle by senior Ashley Ventura and 11 runs on 14 hits by the Hawks' offense, SJU advances to face top seed Fordham on Thursday at 11 a.m.
The Saint Joseph's softball team's quest for an Atlantic 10 title begins this Wednesday as the fifth seeded Hawks take on fourth seed Dayton in the opening game of the A-10 Championship at 11 a.m. Playing at the UMass Softball Complex, every game of the double-elimination tournament will be streamed as part of the Atlantic 10's ESPN+ subscription package.
Saint Joseph's senior outfielder Amanda Kulp and junior second baseman Molly Kapala were selected to the Atlantic 10 Softball All-Conference Second Team as five Hawks garnered A-10 softball honors, conference officials announced on Tuesday. Along with All-Conference honors, Kapala was named to the A-10 All-Academic Team alongside senior Taryn Grober and sophomore Kirstin Cox, while freshman Amanda Herr was named to the A-10 All-Rookie Team.
The Saint Joseph's softball team is headed to the 2019 Atlantic 10 Championship after securing the fifth seed with a split of its doubleheader at Dayton on Sunday. The Hawks, who won game two 8-1 after falling 8-5 in the opener, will face the fourth seeded Flyers at 11 a.m. on Wednesday in the opening game of the conference postseason tournament.
The Saint Joseph's softball team dropped the first game of its three-game series at Dayton, 5-4, on Saturday afternoon.
The Saint Joseph's softball team wrapped up the home portion of its 2019 schedule with a 3-1 victory over Drexel on Wednesday afternoon.
The Saint Joseph's softball team wraps up the regular season this week with a home contest versus Drexel on Wednesday, followed by its final Atlantic 10 series of the year at Dayton this weekend. Live stats will be available for all four games, with Wednesday and Sunday's games being streamed as part of the Atlantic 10's ESPN+ subscription package.