2016-17 Catholic Softball News

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    March 25, 2017
    Cardinals Sweep Drew in Landmark Opener The Catholic University of America softball team opened its Landmark Conference schedule on Saturday afternoon and swept the Drew Rangers, 9-1 in five innings and 10-3.
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    March 23, 2017
    Catholic Softball Topped by Frostburg State The Catholic University of America softball team played its home-opener on Thursday but were topped by Frostburg State in a doubleheader, 4-1 and 10-3.
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    March 11, 2017
    Cardinals Split Final Day of PFX Spring Games The Catholic University of America softball team went 6-4 overall in Clermont, Fla., at the PFX Spring Games as the Cardinals split on the final day games. The Cards defeated Roger Williams, 6-4, but fell to Ohio Northern, 4-2, in extra innings.
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    March 09, 2017
    Softball Walks Off in Extra Innings Against Muhlenberg, 3-2 The Catholic University of America softball team came back for a 3-2 extra innings win over Muhlenberg at the PFX Spring Games in Clermont, Fla., on Thursday. Rookie outfielder Marissa Wimmer came through with the game-winning sacrifice fly with one out in the bottom of the ninth.
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    March 08, 2017
    Cardinals Get Two More Wins at PFX Spring Games The Catholic University of America softball team got back on track with two victories on Wednesday at the PFX Spring Games in Clermont, Fla. The Cardinals downed Penn State Brandywine, 6-3, and added a victory over Mount Union, 8-5.
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    March 06, 2017
    Catholic Mounts Two Comebacks but Falls Short in Florida The Catholic University of America softball suffered two defeats on its second day of action at the PFX Spring Games in Clearwater Fla. The Cardinals scored six runs in two seven-inning comebacks, but fell to Lebanon Valley, 5-2, as well as Alvernia, 7-6.
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    March 05, 2017
    MacNeill Hits Walk-Off Homer in PFX Spring Games Opener The Catholic University of America softball team began its Spring Break trip in Clearwater, Fla., in style as senior outfielder Molly MacNeill blasted a walk-off home run in the bottom of the seventh to down Haverford, 4-3.
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    March 02, 2017
    Catholic Softball Tabbed Second in Landmark Preseason Poll The Catholic University of America softball team has been selected to finish second overall in the Landmark Conference Preseason Poll, as voted on by the league’s head coaches.
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    March 01, 2017
    OSV Newsweekly Feature: Hoisl Prioritizes Everything In their latest issue of Newsweekly, Our Sunday Visitor put an emphasis on the unique challenges that student-athletes face today. The Catholic University of America senior softball captain Rebekah Hosil took the time to share her message for freshmen about to start the collegiate journey.
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    February 27, 2017
    Lynch Earns Landmark Softball Pitcher of the Week The Catholic University of America softball was recognized on Monday by the Landmark Conference as sophomore starter Kelly Lynch was honored as the league’s Pitcher of the Week.
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    February 24, 2017
    Catholic Opens Season with Sweep of Gallaudet The Catholic University of America softball team opened the 2017 season with a crosstown matchup against Gallaudet and went on to sweep the doubleheader against the Bison, 6-0 and 5-1.
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    February 23, 2017
    Catholic Softball Starts 2017 Season on Friday The Catholic University of America softball head coach Bruce McConkey and the Cardinals look to make a charge to the of the Landmark Conference standings in 2017 after taking the No. 2 seed in the playoffs last year.
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    January 19, 2017
    Catholic Softball Announces 2017 Schedule The Catholic University of American softball head coach Bruce McConkey has announced the 2017 schedule for the Cardinals. Catholic is just a month away from starting its season and the Cards have their sights set on a return trip to the Landmark Conference playoffs and beyond.
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    December 14, 2016
    McConkey Announces Softball Winter Clinics The Catholic University of America Head Softball Coach Bruce McConkey is set to host four individual winter clinics this upcoming January and February for scholastic student-athletes looking to take their game to the next level.
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    September 28, 2016
    Catholic University Receives $2.5 Million to Renovate the DuFour Thanks to an anonymous donation of $2.5 million, The Catholic University of America Athletic Department will renovate the Raymond A. DuFour Center. Construction is scheduled to begin in the coming months.
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    September 20, 2016
    Student-Athletes Dedicate Service to Mother Teresa Student-athletes who choose The Catholic University of America select the school not only for its academic and athletic successes but also for the opportunities it provides its students in giving back to the community through service projects.