2012 Wheaton Softball

May 8, 2012
Baker selected to NEWMAC Academic All-Conference Team
Wheaton College sophomore Allison Baker has been named to the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Academic All-Conference Team.

May 7, 2012
Rocha, Roy named to NEWMAC Second Team
Wheaton College softball junior Megan Roy and sophomore Jenna Rocha were each named to the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Second Team.

April 28, 2012
Lyons season ends with 3-0 loss at Wellesley in NEWMAC Tournament
The Wheaton College softball team saw its season come to a close with a 3-0 loss at Wellesley College in the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Tournament Saturday afternoon at Potter Field.

April 25, 2012
Lyons split doubleheader with Roger Williams
The Wheaton College softball team split its non-conference doubleheader at Roger Williams University on Wednesday afternoon, winning game one 6-2 before dropping the nightcap 6-3.

April 24, 2012
Lyons blank WPI 6-0 in NEWMAC Tournament action
Freshman Noelle Christmas belted a three-run home run and sophomore Allison Baker tossed a complete game shutout to help lift the No. 5 seed Wheaton College softball team to a 6-0 victory over No. 4 seed WPI in a NEWMAC Tournament action Tuesday afternoon at Springfield College’s Potter Field.

April 24, 2012
No. 5 Lyons open NEWMAC Tournament against No. 4 WPI Tuesday afternoon
The Wheaton College softball team has earned the No. 5 seed in the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Tournament and will face No. 4 WPI in the first round at Springfield College Tuesday afternoon at 2:30 p.m.

April 24, 2012
Top-seed Springfield downs Lyons in NEWMAC Tournament, 12-0
The No.5 seed Wheaton College softball team was defeated by No. 1 seed Springfield 12-0 in the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Tournament action Tuesday afternoon at Potter Field.

April 21, 2012
Wheaton drops two one-run games at Springfield
Freshman Aimee Avila drove in three runs for the Wheaton College softball team, which suffered a pair of 4-3 losses to Springfield College in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action Saturday.

April 20, 2012
Baker's complete game shutout helps Lyons split DH at Wellesley
The Wheaton College softball team split its New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) doubleheader at Wellesley College Friday afternoon, winning game one 1-0 before falling in game two 2-1 in eight innings.

April 13, 2012
Lyons split NEWMAC doubleheader at WPI behind Rocha's bat, Baker's arm
The Wheaton College softball team split its New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) doubleheader at WPI Friday afternoon, winning game one 3-0 behind a 3-for-4 performance from sophomore Jenna Rocha before suffering a 5-2 setback in the nightcap.

April 11, 2012
Lyons split doubleheader at Brandeis
Sophomore Jenna Rocha belted a pair of home runs to help the Wheaton College softball team shake off a 5-4 loss at Brandeis University in game one and down the Judges 6-3 in the nightcap of its doubleheader Wednesday afternoon.

April 7, 2012
Roy, Laflam each drive in three in split with Clark
Junior Renee Laflam drove in three runs in game one and junior Megan Roy and sophomore Ashley Brillon each had two RBI in the nightcap as the Wheaton College softball team split its conference doubleheader with Clark University Saturday afternoon at Clark Field.

April 6, 2012
Lyons split NEWMAC doubleheader with MIT
Sophomore Jenna Rocha and freshman Noelle Christmas each drove in runs in Wheaton College’s 3-0 win over MIT in game two of its doubleheader in NEWMAC action Friday afternoon at Clark Field.

April 3, 2012
Rocha, Baker helps Lyons earn split at Endicott
Sophomore Jenna Rocha recorded four hits - including a three-run home run - as the Wheaton College softball team split its doubleheader at Endicott College in non-conference action Tuesday afternoon. The Gulls won game one 5-4 before the Lyons scored a 7-1 win in the nightcap.

April 2, 2012
Softball to host annual 'Cans for Cancer' event Saturday, April 7
The Wheaton College softball team will host its annual ‘Cans for Cancer’ event this Saturday, April 7 when the Lyons host a doubleheader with New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference foe Clark University, beginning at noon at Clark Field.

April 1, 2012
Lyons pound out 31 hits, score 30 runs in DH sweep of Smith
Junior Megan Roy went 6-for-9 with a two-run home run and six RBI to help the Wheaton College softball team sweep its NEWMAC doubleheader with Smith College on Sunday. The Lyons won game one 16-1 and game two 14-3.

March 30, 2012
Lyons rally for three in eighth to win 7-6 and earn DH split with Babson
The Wheaton College softball team rallied for three runs in the eighth to defeat Babson College 7-6 and earn a split of its doubleheader with the Beavers Friday afternoon in NEWMAC action Friday afternoon at Clark Field.

March 27, 2012
Lyons lose two one-run games to Rhode Island College
The Wheaton College softball team dropped a pair of one-run games to Rhode Island College in non-conference action Tuesday afternoon at Clark Field. The Anchorwomen won game one 5-4 and game two 6-5.

March 24, 2012
Lyons sweep DH from nationally-ranked Coast Guard
Sophomore Ashley Brillon singled in the winning run in the seventh inning of game two to give the Wheaton College softball team a doubleheader sweep of No. 23 Coast Guard in NEWMAC action Saturday afetrnoon at Clark Field. The Lyons won game one 6-2 and game two 9-8.

March 22, 2012
Wheaton rallies after losing game one to earn split with Lesley
Freshman Noelle Christmas tossed a complete game, four-hitter to help the Wheaton College softball team rebound from a 4-2 loss against Lesley University in game one to blank the Lynx 4-0 in the nightcap Thursday afternoon in non-conference action at Clark Field.

March 20, 2012
Lyons split doubleheader at Bridgewater State
The Wheaton College softball team split its non-conference doubleheader with Bridgewater State University on Tuesday afternoon, winning game one 2-1 before dropping game two 3-0. The Lyons move to 5-7 with the split while the Bears go to 11-3.

March 16, 2012
Lyons blank Framingham State 5-0 behind two-hitter from Baker, Berardi
Sophomore Jenna Rocha went 2-for-3 with an RBI in Wheaton College’s 5-0 win over Framingham State in non-conference softball action Friday morning at the Rebel Spring Games.

March 16, 2012
Lyons end Rebel Spring Games with 8-0 loss to Centenary (N.J.)
The Wheaton College softball team was defeated by Centenary (N.J.) College 8-0 in the final game for the Lyons at the Rebel Spring Games Friday afternoon.

March 15, 2012
Laflam's bat, Baker's arm help Lyons blank Rams 3-0
Junior Renee Laflam went 3-for-3 and drove in a pair of runs to propel the Wheaton College softball team to a 3-0 win over Farmingdale State in non-conference action Thursday afternoon at the Rebel Spring Games.

March 15, 2012
Lyons doubled up by Lake Forest, 4-2
Junior Megan Roy went 2-for-3 with an RBI in Wheaton College’s 4-2 loss to Lake Forest (Ill.) in non-conference softball action Thursday afternoon at the Rebel Spring Games.

March 13, 2012
Lyons make it a perfect day with 3-2 win over Skidmore
Senior Amanda Poplaski and sophomore Jenna Rocha each drove in runs in the fourth to propel the Wheaton College softball team to a 3-2 win over Skidmore College in non-conference action Tuesday afternoon at the Rebel Spring Games.

March 13, 2012
Lyons pick up first win of 2012 with 5-4 come-from-behind win over Otterbein
Sophomore Vanessa Campbell stroked a two-run double in the fourth and classmate Jenna Rocha scored the go-ahead run on a wild pitch in the sixth to give the Wheaton College softball team their first win of the season, a 5-4 triumph over Otterbein University in non-conference action Tuesday morning.

March 12, 2012
Laflam drives in three in Lyons 7-5 loss to McDaniel
Junior Renee Laflam went 2-for-4 with three RBI in Wheaton College’s 7-5 loss to McDaniel College in non-conference softball action Monday afternoon at the Rebel Spring Games.

March 12, 2012
Roy plates three in Lyons 4-3 loss to Utica
Junior Megan Roy drove in all three runs for the Wheaton College softball team, which dropped a 4-3 decision to Utica College in non-conference action Monday afternoon at the Rebel Spring Games.

March 12, 2012
Rain wipes out games against Montclar St., Rutgers-Camden
The Wheaton College softball team saw their games against Montclair St. and Rutgers-Camden washed away due to rain Sunday afternoon. The Lyons return to action on Monday with games against McDaniel (1 p.m.) and Utica (3 p.m.).

March 10, 2012
Lyons open season with 5-0 loss to Anderson (Ind.), extra innings loss to Trine
Juniors Renee Laflam and Megan Roy each drove in three runs on the day as the Wheaton College softball team opened their season with losses to Anderson (Ind.) (5-0) and Trine (11-10) Saturday at the Rebel Spring Games.

March 5, 2012
2012 Season Preview: Softball
The numbers are gaudy: 172 hits, 93 runs, 90 RBI. Those are the combined numbers for the Wheaton College softball program’s Class of 2011, a quintet of student-athletes who were staples in fourth-year head coach Rachael Powers ’03 starting lineup the past two years and solid contributors for four.

September 14, 2011
Lyons meet softball legend Jennie Finch
Members of the Wheaton College softball team recently had the opportunity to meet 2004 United States softball gold medalist Jennie Finch prior to the Brockton Rox home game on Saturday, Sept. 3.

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