2016 Albertus Magnus Softball News

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    August 12, 2016
    Three Albertus Magnus Softball Players Traveled The World Competing This Summer It was a summer to remember for Albertus Magnus College softball players Gillian Fortier (Naugatuck, Conn.), Samantha Maselli (Rockville Centre, N.Y.) and Megan Kelly (Bronx, N.Y.). Fortier and Maselli, who are both entering their junior years on campus, traveled to Cape Town, South Africa for two weeks to take part in Beyond Sports’ first annual South Africa Softball Tour. Kelly, who is set to begin her senior campaign with the Falcons, had the opportunity to travel to Aruba and play five games.
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    June 02, 2016
    Albertus Magnus 2016 Softball Year in Review It was another successful spring on the diamond for the Albertus Magnus College softball team in 2016, as the team topped the 20-win plateau for the second straight season and the fourth time in program history.
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    May 09, 2016
    Three Softball Players Earn All-GNAC Honors A trio of Albertus Magnus College softball players earned All-Great Northeast Athletics Conference (GNAC) honors as announced by the league office on Monday afternoon. The Falcons landed one player on the first team and two on the third team.
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    May 07, 2016
    Softball Falls 9-5 in Late Innings to Suffolk East Boston, Mass. - The Albertus Magnus College Softball team dropped a 9-5 decision late to Suffolk University in the second round of the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) tournament on Saturday morning.
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    May 06, 2016
    Softball Upended 5-1 in Second Round of GNAC Tournament West Hartford, Conn. – The Albertus Magnus College softball team dropped a 5-1 decision in the second round of the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) tournament to Johnson and Wales University on Friday afternoon. The seventh seeded Falcons were being hosted by the third seeded Wildcats at the University of St. Joseph's.
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    May 04, 2016
    Albertus Magnus College Hands Out 2015-16 Athletic Awards On Wednesday, May 4, the Albertus Magnus College Department of Athletics held its annual end of the year awards banquet to honor its student-athletes and coaches as well as to celebrate the success from this past academic year.
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    May 03, 2016
    Ferraro and Cataudella Lead Softball Past St. Joseph's (Maine) in GNAC Tournament Opening Round Sophomore pitcher Megan Ferraro (Branford, Conn.) threw a complete-game shutout and junior infielder Rachel Cataudella (Shelton, Conn.) hit an RBI single to lead the Albertus Magnus College softball team past Saint Joseph’s (Maine), 1-0, on Tuesday afternoon in the opening round of the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Tournament at Bailey Field.
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    May 02, 2016
    Softball Set for the GNAC Tournament The Falcons open post-season play on Tuesday, May 3, with a road tilt versus Saint Joseph’s (Maine) at 3:30 pm.
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    April 30, 2016
    Softball Closes out the Regular Season with a Split with Emmanuel on Senior Day The Albertus Magnus College softball team closed out the 2016 regular season with a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) doubleheader split with Suffolk on Saturday afternoon at Celentano Field.
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    April 29, 2016
    Rutgers-Newark Downs Softball in Non-Conference Play The Albertus Magnus College softball team lost both ends of a non-conference doubleheader versus Rutgers-Newark on Friday afternoon at Celentano Field.
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    April 27, 2016
    Puccilli's Big Day Helps Softball Split a Doubleheader at St. Joseph (Conn.) The Albertus Magnus College softball team split a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) doubleheader versus in-state rival St. Joseph (Conn.) on Wednesday afternoon at the University of Saint Joseph Athletic Complex Softball Field.
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    April 26, 2016
    Softball Weekly Preview: St. Joseph (Conn.) & Emmanuel Albertus Magnus closes out the regular season with a pair of GNAC doubleheaders. The Falcons travel to take on in-state rival St. Joseph (Conn.) in midweek action before hosting Emmanuel on Senior Day over the weekend.
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    April 24, 2016
    Whitfield and Fortier Power Softball to Doubleheader Split with Mount Ida The Albertus Magnus College softball team split a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) doubleheader with Mount Ida at Alumni Field. The visiting Falcons took the opener, 4-2, and the host Mustangs rallied for a 9-3 victory in the finale.
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    April 23, 2016
    Fortier Records 100th Career Hit in Doubleheader Split with Simmons The Albertus Magnus College softball team split a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) doubleheader with Simmons on Saturday afternoon at Celentano Field.
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    April 20, 2016
    Puccilli Sets New School Record for Hits in a Doubleheader Sweep of Anna Maria The Albertus Magnus College softball team won both ends of a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) doubleheader versus Anna Maria on Wednesday afternoon at Celentano Field.
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    April 19, 2016
    Softball Weekly Preview: Anna Maria, Simmons & Mount Ida The Falcons host Anna Maria in a midweek doubleheader before facing Simmons at home on Saturday and traveling to play Mount Ida on Sunday.
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    April 17, 2016
    Softball Salvages Doubleheader Split at Suffolk The Albertus Magnus College softball team split a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) doubleheader with Suffolk on Sunday afternoon at East Boston Memorial.
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    April 16, 2016
    Cadets Sweep Softball in GNAC Doubleheader The Albertus Magnus College softball team dropped both ends of a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) doubleheader versus Norwich on Saturday afternoon at the NU Softball Field.
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    April 13, 2016
    Softball Swept by Johnson & Wales in Conference Doubleheader The Albertus Magnus College softball team dropped both ends of a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) doubleader versus Johnson & Wales on Wednesday afternoon at Celentano Field. The Wildcats took the opener, 13-1, and scored a 6-2 triumph in the finale.
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    April 12, 2016
    Softball Weekly Preview: Johnson & Wales, Norwich & Suffolk The Falcons host Johnson & Wales in midweek action in a rematch of last year’s GNAC Championship game before traveling to the Green Mount State to face Norwich in a pivotal conference doubleheader.
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    April 10, 2016
    Softball Splits a Conference Doubleheader at Rivier The Albertus Magnus College softball team split a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) doubleheader with Rivier on Sunday afternoon at Raider Field. The Falcons took the opener, 8-6, and the Raiders scored a 5-4 walk-off win in the finale.
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    April 09, 2016
    Softball Sweeps a GNAC Doubleheader Versus Lasell The Albertus Magnus College softball team took both ends of a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) doubleheader versus Lasell on Saturday afternoon at Celentano Field.
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    April 05, 2016
    Softball Weekly Preview: Lasell The Falcons will host league foe Lasell in a doubleheader on Saturday with first pitch in game one slated for noon.
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    April 04, 2016
    Sophomore Megan Ferraro Tabbed as GNAC Softball Pitcher of the Week Albertus Magnus College softball player Megan Ferraro (Branford, Conn.) was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Pitcher of the Week on Monday afternoon as announced by the league office.
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    April 02, 2016
    Softball Opens GNAC Play with Doubleheader Sweep of Saint Joseph's (Maine) On a cold, wet afternoon, the Albertus Magnus College softball team swept a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) doubleheader on the road against Saint Joseph’s (Maine) on Saturday afternoon at Bailey Field.
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    March 29, 2016
    Softball Weekly Preview: Saint Joseph's (Maine) & John Jay The Falcons open up Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) play with a road doubleheader against Saint Joseph’s (Maine) on Saturday. On Sunday, AMC returns home for a non-conference doubleheader against John Jay.
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    March 28, 2016
    Softball Splits a Home Doubleheader Versus Mt. St. Vincent The Albertus Magnus College softball team split a non-conference doubleheader at Celentano Field versus regional foe Mount Saint Vincent on Monday afternoon. The visiting Dolphins took the opener, 9-3, and the Falcons answered with a 7-2 triumph in game two.
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    March 24, 2016
    Softball Sweeps a Twinbill at Coast Guard The Albertus Magnus College softball team swept a twinbill versus in-state rival Coast Guard on Thursday afternoon in non-conference action at Nitchman Field.
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    March 21, 2016
    Softball Weekly Preview: Coast Guard The Falcons return to the Northeast for a non-conference doubleheader against in-state rival Coast Guard on Thursday in New London.
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    March 17, 2016
    Softball Ends Spring Break Trip with Three Wins on St. Patrick's Day The Albertus Magnus College softball team ended its 2016 spring break trip in the Palmetto State with three wins on Thursday afternoon at the NMB Sports Complex in the Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic.
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    March 16, 2016
    Softball Edged by Rutgers-Camden in North Myrtle Beach The Albertus Magnus College softball team fell to Rutgers-Camden, 7-2, on Wednesday afternoon at the NMB Park and Sports Complex Field No. 5 in the Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic.
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    March 15, 2016
    Softball Splits Doubleheader on Second Day in South Carolina The Albertus Magnus College softball team split a doubleheader against Principia and Wisconsin-Stout on Tuesday at the NMB Park and Sports Complex Field No. 1 in the Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic.
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    March 14, 2016
    Softball Opens 2016 with Two Wins in South Carolina The Albertus Magnus College softball team opened the 2016 season with a pair of victories on Monday in non-conference play at the NMB Park and Sports Complex Field No. 5 in the Fastpitch Dreams Spring Classic. The Falcons defeated Rutgers-Camden, 3-2, in dramatic fashion in game one before cruising to a 7-1 victory against Sarah Lawrence in the second contest.
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    February 24, 2016
    2016 Albertus Magnus Spring Athletic Preview With another successful winter athletic slate in the books at Albertus Magnus College, the spring season is set to begin in early March.
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    February 22, 2016
    Sophomore Softball Player Gillian Fortier Featured in Local Media Albertus Magnus College sophomore infielder Gillian Fortier (Naugatuck, Conn.) was recently featured in the Citizen's News. The piece, written by Ken Morse, is about Fortier's success during her freshman campaign and how she was recently invited on a South African Softball Tour by Beyond Sports Program Director Grant Leslie.
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    February 16, 2016
    Softball Picked to Finish Second in GNAC Preseason Poll The Albertus Magnus College softball team was picked to finish second in the 2016 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.
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    January 21, 2016
    Albertus Magnus Softball Announces 2016 Spring Schedule Albertus Magnus College softball Head Coach Ed Emielita (6th season) has announced his team’s schedule for the upcoming 2016 season. In total, the Falcons will take to the diamond 35 times, highlighted by their annual spring break trip to Myrtle Beach and 14 home contests.
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    December 22, 2015
    Albertus Magnus College Student-Athletes Making a Difference in the Community Albertus Magnus College student-athletes registered 725 hours of community service from the beginning of the fall semester until the second Friday in December.
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    December 01, 2015
    Rochford Field in Hamden is the New Home for Albertus Magnus Baseball The Albertus Magnus College athletic department is pleased to announce that Rochford Field in nearby Hamden will serve as the Falcons home field for baseball and softball contests.