2014 Softball News
May 9, 2014
Softball Falls to Bryant 3-2 in Nine Innings
The Blue Devils will play again at approximately 3:30 p.m.
May 9, 2014
Softball Closes Season on Day 2 of NEC Tournament
The Blue Devils fell to LIU Brooklyn by a score of 4-2 on Friday.
May 8, 2014
Malcolm Homer Helps CCSU Top FDU, 3-0
Junior Laura Messina pitches her 14th shutout of the season and breaks her CCSU single-season strikeout record.
May 7, 2014
Messina Pitcher of the Year; Four Blue Devils All-NEC
Junior Laura Messina was named NEC Pitcher of the Year and was joined on the All-NEC teams by Arielle Bruno, Kat Malcolm and Tessa Brown.
May 5, 2014
Messina Earns Sixth NEC Pitcher of the Week honor
The junior was awarded the NEC Pitcher of the Week honor for the last week of the regular season.
May 1, 2014
Softball Closes Regular Season with Five-Inning Shutout
Junior Laura Messina tallied her 13th strikeout of the season. CCSU travels to the NEC Tournament next week.
April 29, 2014
Softball at Hofstra Cancelled
Blue Devils will host Quinnipiac at home on Thursday
April 28, 2014
Messina Five-Time NEC Pitcher of the Week
Junior Laura Messina added two more shutouts this week to push CCSU's win streak to five.
April 27, 2014
Senior Day Softball Sweep Clinches NEC Tourney Berth
The Blue Devils earn a trip to their second-consecutive NEC Tournament on Senior Day.
April 24, 2014
Softball Sweeps UMass-Lowell
Junior Laura Messina allowed just one hit in game one against the River Hawks Thursday afternoon, posting her 11th shutout of the season.
April 21, 2014
Drazin Named NEC Rookie of the Week
The freshman earns her first NEC honor Monday after helping lead CCSU to a 2-2 weekend.
April 19, 2014
Softball Splits at Robert Morris Saturday
Sophomore Eileen Purcell scored the only run for the Blue Devils with her second home run of the season in game one.
April 18, 2014
Softball Shuts Out SFU for Split Friday
Junior Kat Malcolm blasted a three-run homer in the top of the seventh to seal the win.
April 16, 2014
Messina Named Corvais ECAC Pitcher of the Week
Junior Laura Messina adds the accolade to her fourth NEC Pitcher of the Week honor this season.
April 14, 2014
Messina Named Four-Time NEC Pitcher of the Week
After posting three shutouts this week, junior Laura Messina earned her fourth NEC Pitcher of the Week honor Monday.
April 13, 2014
Softball Splits with Bryant Sunday to End Streak
After topping the Bulldogs 10-2 in game one of Sunday's doubleheader, CCSU dropped game two 7-2.
April 12, 2014
Softball Shuts Out FDU in Sweep; Extends Streak to 7
Bruno homered in game one for the win, Messina reached nine shutouts.
April 10, 2014
Softball Shuts Out UMass-Lowell in Doubleheader
The Blue Devils topped the River Hawks 1-0 in game one and 8-0 in game two for back-to-back shutouts on Thursday afternoon.
April 9, 2014
Softball Tops Holy Cross with Six-Run Rally in Seventh
Senior Julie Marks earns her second win of the season over the Crusaders.
April 6, 2014
Softball Sweeps Wagner; Messina Earns 6th Shutout
Junior Laura Messina tallied 20 strikeouts and earned her third shutout of the season over the Seahawks on Sunday
April 5, 2014
Softball Drops Doubleheader to LIU Brooklyn
The Blue Devils return home tomorrow, Sunday, April 6 for another NEC doubleheader vs. Wagner starting at 12 p.m.
April 2, 2014
Softball Hits Three Homers in Home Win Wednesday
The Blue Devils topped the Holy Cross Crusaders by a score of 8-1.
March 31, 2014
Messina, Debrosse and Brown Sweep NEC Honors
The trio helped CCSU kick off 2014 NEC play 2-0 this past weekend against Sacred Heart.
March 29, 2014
Softball Sweeps SHU in NEC Opener
The Blue Devils topped the Pioneers 5-0 and 4-3 in the opening NEC doubleheader for both teams Saturday.
March 22, 2014
Softball Splits Doubleheader vs. Cornell on Saturday
Blue Devils win game one, drop game two
March 21, 2014
Softball Drops Two on Day One at Delaware State
The Blue Devils face Cornell in a doubleheader Saturday starting at 10 a.m.
March 19, 2014
Softball Drops 3-2 Decision to #25 USF
Sophomore Hannah Cooper sent a solo homer over the fence to tie the game 2-2 in the top of the seventh.
March 18, 2014
Softball Falls at #1 Florida Tuesday
Sophomore Eileen Purcell blasted a two-run double in the top of the sixth.
March 16, 2014
Softball Tops Providence 10-2 in Six Innings
Sophomore Eileen Purcell went 2-for-4 at the plate with a double and three RBI.
March 15, 2014
Softball Tops FAMU, Falls to Rutgers Saturday
Freshman Alexis Debrosse registered three RBI and blasted a solo homer in the loss against Rutgers.
March 14, 2014
Softball Sweeps Day One in FL; Extends Streak to Five
The Blue Devils topped St. Joseph's and Penn State at USF Spring Break Tournament on Friday.
March 10, 2014
Messina, Debrosse Earn NEC Weekly Honors
For the second-straight week, junior Laura Messina and freshman Alexis Debrosse have been tabbed with NEC honors.
March 9, 2014
Softball Shuts Out St. Bonaventure Sunday
Sophomore Kenya McVey doubled for 3 RBI Sunday in CCSU's win over St. Bonaventure.
March 8, 2014
Softball Wins Two on Saturday
The Blue Devils are now 4-3 on the season and scheduled to play St. Bonaventure again on Sunday morning.
March 3, 2014
Malcolm, Messina and Debrosse Sweep NEC Honors
The trio contributed significantly to CCSU's impressive opening weekend.
March 2, 2014
Softball Closes Tournament with Loss to Oakland
Senior Arielle Bruno hit a solo homer to score CCSU's only run of the game.
March 1, 2014
Softball Shuts Out #15 Stanford; Splits Day Two
Junior Kat Malcolm and freshman Alexis Debrosse each hit a two-run homer in the 5-0 win.
February 28, 2014
Softball Opens Season With Shutout; Splits Day One
Junior Laura Messina pitched her first shutout of 2014 Friday in Clearwater, FL before the Blue Devils fell to Georgia State 4-2 Friday evening.
February 12, 2014
Softball Picked to Repeat Title in NEC Preseason Poll
After the most successful season in CCSU softball history, the Blue Devils were picked by the league's coaches to take the NEC title for the second-consecutive season.