2012 Wheaton Softball

  • Baker selected to NEWMAC Academic All-Conference Team
    May 08, 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.
  • Rocha, Roy named to NEWMAC Second Team
    May 07, 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.
  • Lyons season ends with 3-0 loss at Wellesley in NEWMAC Tournament
    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.
  • Lyons split doubleheader with Roger Williams
    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.
  • Lyons blank WPI 6-0 in NEWMAC Tournament action
    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.
  • No. 5 Lyons open NEWMAC Tournament against No. 4 WPI Tuesday afternoon
    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.
  • Top-seed Springfield downs Lyons in NEWMAC Tournament, 12-0
    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.
  • Wheaton drops two one-run games at Springfield
    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.
  • Baker's complete game shutout helps Lyons split DH at Wellesley
    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.
  • Lyons split NEWMAC doubleheader at WPI behind Rocha's bat, Baker's arm
    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.
  • Lyons split doubleheader at Brandeis
    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.
  • Roy, Laflam each drive in three in split with Clark
    April 07, 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.
  • Lyons split NEWMAC doubleheader with MIT
    April 06, 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.
  • Rocha, Baker helps Lyons earn split at Endicott
    April 03, 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.
  • Softball to host annual 'Cans for Cancer' event Saturday, April 7
    April 02, 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.
  • Lyons pound out 31 hits, score 30 runs in DH sweep of Smith
    April 01, 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.
  • Lyons rally for three in eighth to win 7-6 and earn DH split with Babson
    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.
  • Lyons lose two one-run games to Rhode Island College
    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.
  • Lyons sweep DH from nationally-ranked Coast Guard
    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.
  • Wheaton rallies after losing game one to earn split with Lesley
    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.
  • Lyons split doubleheader at Bridgewater State
    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.
  • Lyons blank Framingham State 5-0 behind two-hitter from Baker, Berardi
    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.
  • Lyons end Rebel Spring Games with 8-0 loss to Centenary (N.J.)
    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.
  • Laflam's bat, Baker's arm help Lyons blank Rams 3-0
    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.
  • Lyons doubled up by Lake Forest, 4-2
    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.
  • Lyons make it a perfect day with 3-2 win over Skidmore
    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.
  • Lyons pick up first win of 2012 with 5-4 come-from-behind win over Otterbein
    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.
  • Laflam drives in three in Lyons 7-5 loss to McDaniel
    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.
  • Roy plates three in Lyons 4-3 loss to Utica
    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.
  • Rain wipes out games against Montclar St., Rutgers-Camden
    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.).
  • Lyons open season with 5-0 loss to Anderson (Ind.), extra innings loss to Trine
    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.
  • 2012 Season Preview: Softball
    March 05, 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.
  • Lyons meet softball legend Jennie Finch
    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.