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2009

  • Sixty-One Blazers Named to CAC All-Academic Team
    June 15, 2009
    The Capital Athletic Conference announced Monday that 61 Hood College student-athletes were named to the 2008-09 CAC all-academic team for maintaining at least a 3.2 grade-point average throughout the academic year.
  • Hood College Inducts 17 Into Chi Alpha Sigma Honor Society
    May 04, 2009
    The Hood College athletic department welcomed 17 inductees into the inaugural class of Chi Alpha Sigma, the nation's first scholar-athlete honor society, in a ceremony at the Marx Center Sunday afternoon.
  • Athletic Department Honors 41 Seniors at Annual Banquet
    May 04, 2009
    The Hood College Athletic Department paid tribute to its 41 graduating seniors from its 19 varsity teams and one club team Sunday at the Whitaker Campus Center.
  • Cardinals Take Two From Hood in Season Finale
    April 26, 2009
    The Hood College softball team (12-26) dropped both games of a nonconference doubleheader to the Catholic University Cardinals (16-16) Sunday afternoon by scores of 2-0 and 8-0 in five innings.
  • Softball Splits With McDaniel
    April 23, 2009
    The Hood College softball team (12-24) split a nonconference doubleheader with the McDaniel College Green Terror (13-18) Thursday afternoon.
  • Jen Willison Represents Hood on All-CAC Softball Team
    April 22, 2009
    Junior outfielder Jen Willison has been selected as one of three outfielders on the 2009 Capital Athletic Conference all-league first team, as announced by league officials Wednesday.
  • Student-Athletes Garner Academic Prizes at Honors Convocation
    April 21, 2009
    Eleven student-athletes received prestigious awards for their outstanding achievement in the classroom at the Honors Convocation at Coffman Chapel on Hood's campus Tuesday afternoon.
  • Tuesday's Softball Doubleheader Postponed
    April 21, 2009
    Tuesday's softball doubleheader between Hood College and McDaniel College has been postponed due to poor field conditions and anticipated rain this afternoon.
  • Zerby's Clutch Hit in Ninth Lifts Hood Over Stevenson
    April 18, 2009
    Sophomore Krista Zerby lined a single to left center with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning to lift the fourth-seeded Hood College softball team (11-22) to a dramatic 1-0 victory over sixth-seeded Stevenson University (13-19) to stave off elimination from the Capital Athletic Conference tournament at Salisbury University.
  • York Eliminates Hood From CAC Softball Tournament, 6-0
    April 18, 2009
    The fourth-seeded Hood College softball team's impressive run in the Capital Athletic Conference tournament came to an end Saturday afternoon at the hands of the third-seeded York College (Pa.) Spartans by a count of 6-0 Saturday at Salisbury University.
  • No. 19 Salisbury Downs Hood, 15-0, in CAC Tournament Game
    April 17, 2009
    The top-seeded Salisbury University Sea Gulls (28-4) defeated the fourth-seeded Hood College softball team (10-22), 15-0 in five innings, in the second round of the Capital Athletic Conference tournament Friday afternoon.
  • Blazers Make History With 6-1 Win Over Wesley
    April 16, 2009
    Freshman starter Bridgette Ringley struck out 10 batters while Sara Wastler and Krista Zerby drove in two runs apiece in a 6-1 victory for the Hood College softball team (10-21) over visiting Wesley College (7-17) Thursday in the first round of the Capital Athletic Conference tournament.
  • Wednesday's CAC Softball Tournament Game Moved to Thursday
    April 15, 2009
    Wednesday's Capital Athletic Conference softball tournament game between fourth-seeded Hood College and fifth-seeded Wesley College has been postponed due to rain.
  • Rain Forces Postponement of Tuesday's Softball, Tennis Contests
    April 14, 2009
    Constant rain throughout the day has forced the postponement of several Hood College athletic contests for Tuesday, April 14.
  • Softball Splits With Wesley, Will Host CAC Playoff Game Tuesday
    April 13, 2009
    The Hood College softball team (9-21, 5-7 CAC) split a Capital Athletic Conference doubleheader with the Wesley College Wolverines (7-16, 4-8 CAC) Monday afternoon. Wesley took the first game, 3-1, but the Blazers rallied to take game two, 8-6.
  • Softball's Twinbill Versus Wesley Postponed Until Monday
    April 11, 2009
    Saturday's Capital Athletic Conference doubleheader between Hood College and Wesley College has been postponed a second time due to rain.
  • Softball Drops Two at York, 2-1 and 9-1
    April 09, 2009
    The Hood College softball team (8-20, 4-6 CAC) fell to the York College (Pa.) Spartans (23-7, 9-1 CAC), 2-1 in eight innings and 9-1 in five innings Thursday in a Capital Athletic Conference doubleheader.
  • Sara Wastler Cops Hood College Athlete of the Week Award
    April 07, 2009
    Senior shortstop Sara Wastler of the softball team has been chosen as the Hood College Athlete of the Week for the week ending April 6.
  • Hood Sweeps Stevenson on Senior Day
    April 05, 2009
    In a fitting farewell in the final home series of their careers, all six members of the Hood College softball senior class contributed to a Capital Athletic Conference doubleheader sweep over Stevenson University Sunday afternoon.
  • Blazers Use Longball to Sweep Gallaudet, 12-0 & 11-1
    April 04, 2009
    The Hood College softball team (6-18, 2-4 CAC) belted five homeruns, nearly equaling its season output, in a Capital Athletic Conference doubleheader sweep over Gallaudet University (4-16, 1-7 CAC) Saturday afternoon.
  • Seventh-Inning Rally Lifts Hood to Series Split with Frostburg
    April 02, 2009
    The Hood College softball team (4-18) scored five runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to erase a six-run deficit and salvage a split with the Frostburg State University Bobcats (15-5) Thursday afternoon in nonconference action.
  • Columbia Union Takes a Pair From Softball, 11-3 & 7-2
    March 31, 2009
    The Hood College softball team (3-17) lost both games of a twinbill with Columbia Union College (4-12) Tuesday afternoon, falling 11-3 in six innings in the opener and 7-2 in the nightcap.
  • No. 21 Salisbury Sweeps Softball, 8-0 & 9-1
    March 29, 2009
    The Hood College softball team (3-15, 0-4 CAC) dropped both games of a Capital Athletic Conference doubleheader to No. 21 Salisbury University (17-4, 4-0 CAC) by scores of 8-0 and 9-1, both in five innings, Sunday afternoon.
  • Saturday's Doubleheader with Wesley Postponed
    March 28, 2009
    Saturday's Capital Athletic Conference softball doubleheader between Hood College and Wesley College has been postponed due to rain.
  • Eagles Sweep Blazers in CAC Opener, 2-0 & 5-3
    March 21, 2009
    FREDERICK, Md.--The Hood College softball team (3-13, 0-2 CAC) came up short in both games of a Capital Athletic Conference doubleheader, falling 2-0 and 5-3 to the University of Mary Washington Eagles (15-6, 2-0 CAC) Saturday afternoon.
  • Softball Drops a Pair to Mt. Aloysius
    March 18, 2009
    FREDERICK, Md.--The Hood College softball team (3-11) dropped a heartbreaking 2-1 decision in the opener and fell 9-0 in six innings in the nightcap of a nonconference doubleheader against the Mt. Aloysius College Mounties (9-5) Wednesday afternoon.
  • Hood Dominates Wells, 8-2 and 19-0
    March 16, 2009
    The Hood College softball team (3-9) picked up its first doubleheader sweep of the season over Wells College (0-2) Monday afternoon, winning 8-2 in the opener and 19-0 in five innings in the nightcap.
  • Arcadia Sweeps Hood Softball, 8-6 & 11-3
    March 12, 2009
    The Hood College softball team (1-9) dropped both games of a nonconference doubleheader to the Arcadia University Knights (6-2) by scores of 8-6 in the first and 11-3 (5 inn.) in the second.
  • Softball Splits With Allegheny
    March 08, 2009
    The Hood College softball team (1-7) split a nonleague doubleheader with the Allegheny College Gators (3-3) Sunday at the Hood Softball Field. Ashley Lenhart delivered a walk-off double to right in the bottom of the eighth to give Hood a 5-4 win in the opener but the Gators rebounded with a 5-1 in the nightcap to salvage a split.
  • Live Stats Available For Softball's Home Opener
    March 06, 2009
    Softball fans can follow all the action of Friday's softball home opener between the Blazers and the Messiah College Falcons online using Hood's livestats feature.
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2008

  • Fifty-Six Blazers Named to CAC All-Academic Team
    June 24, 2008
    A total of 900 student-athletes from the nine member institutions comprised the 2007-08 Capital Athletic Conference all-academic team, as announced by league officials Tuesday.
  • Barrick, Regional All-Stars to Square Off Against U.S. National Team
    May 06, 2008
    Hood College softball coach Kate Barrick and other former college softball standouts will travel with a regional all-star team to historic Bowman Field Thursday to take on the U.S. National Team as part of its "Bound 4 Beijing" tour.
  • Forty-Two Senior Student-Athletes Recognized at Second Annual Awards Banquet
    April 28, 2008
    A total of 42 senior student-athletes were recognized for their academic and athletic accomplishments at the second annual Senior Student-Athlete Awards Banquet at the Whitaker Campus Center at Hood College Sunday evening.
  • Softball Team to Hold Alumni Game, Picnic Saturday
    April 22, 2008
    The Hood College softball team's season-ending doubleheader with Frostburg State University slated for Saturday has been cancelled due to a scheduling conflict. However, the team will be holding an alumni game Saturday at 4:30 p.m. with a team picnic to follow at 5:30 p.m.
  • York Tops Hood Softball in CAC Tournament
    April 19, 2008
    The fourth-seeded Hood College softball team (15-13) was shutout by the second-seeded York College (Pa.) Spartans by score of 4-0 Saturday in an elimination game at the Capital Athletic Conference tournament hosted by Salisbury University.
  • Late Rally Propels Wesley to 6-2 Win over Hood in CAC Softball Tourney
    April 15, 2008
    Lyndsey Ellsworth and Megan Street both homered in the top of the seventh inning to lift the fifth-seeded Wesley College Wolverines (7-22) to a 6-2 victory over the fourth-seeded Hood College softball team (15-12) Tuesday in the first round of the Capital Athletic Conference tournament.
  • Hood Hosts Wesley in CAC First Round Playoff Game Tuesday
    April 13, 2008
    The No. 4 seed Hood College softball team will host No. 5 seed Wesley College Tuesday in a Capital Athletic Conference first round playoff game.
  • Salisbury Sweeps Hood on Senior Day, 8-0 & 8-2
    April 13, 2008
    The Hood College softball team (15-11, 5-7 CAC) lost both games of a Capital Athletic Conference twinbill to the Salisbury University Sea Gulls (25-7, 11-1 CAC) Sunday on Senior Day.
  • Softball Swept by Spartans, 6-2 & 10-0
    April 10, 2008
    The Hood College softball team (15-9, 5-5 CAC) dropped a Capital Athletic Conference doubleheader to the visiting York College (Pa.) Spartans (21-5, 10-0 CAC) Thursday.
  • Mary Washington Sweeps Hood Softball, 10-2 & 8-0
    April 02, 2008
    The Hood College softball team (15-7, 5-3 CAC) saw its 13-game win streak come to an end Wednesday, dropping a Capital Athletic Conference doubleheader to the University of Mary Washington Eagles (20-13, 8-2 CAC) by scores of 10-2 and 8-0, both in five innings.
  • Softball Wins Gallaudet Tournament, Extends Win Streak to 13
    March 30, 2008
    The Hood College softball team (15-5) stretched its win streak to 13 in a row with four more victories Saturday and Sunday en route to capturing the Gallaudet University tournament championship in Washington, D.C.
  • Win Streak Reaches Nine for Hood Softball with Sweep of PSU-Harrisburg
    March 21, 2008
    The Hood College softball team (11-5) completed its fourth consecutive sweep and extended its win streak to nine in a row after defeating Penn State University-Harrisburg (2-11) 12-2 and 10-0 Friday.
  • Softball Sweeps Penn State-Abington
    March 20, 2008
    The Hood College softball team (9-5) extended its winning streak to seven with a pair of 10-2 victories over the visiting Penn State University-Abington Nittany Lions Thursday at the Hood College softball field.
  • Gardner Tabbed CAC Softball Player of the Week
    March 18, 2008
    Junior pitcher Jamie Gardner has been named the Capital Athletic Conference softball player of the week for the week ending March 16.
  • Softball Sweeps Villa Julie, 3-2 & 6-0
    March 16, 2008
    The Hood College softball team (7-5, 5-1 CAC) swept a Capital Athletic Conference doubleheader from the Villa Julie College Mustangs (5-5, 0-2 CAC) Sunday to extend its winning streak to five on the season.
  • Hood Sweeps Gallaudet in Softball, 6-1 & 6-5
    March 14, 2008
    The Hood College softball team (5-5, 3-1 CAC) swept a Capital Athletic Conference doubleheader from the visiting Gallaudet University Bison (4-5-1, 0-2 CAC) Friday afternoon at the Hood College softball field.
  • Blazer Softball Splits with Mt. Aloysius
    March 12, 2008
    The Hood College softball team (3-5) split a nonconference doubleheader with the visiting Mt. Aloysius College Mounties (3-1) Wednesday at the Hood College softball field.
  • Softball Wins CAC Debut, 2-1, Over Wesley
    March 11, 2008
    The Hood College softball team (2-4, 1-1 CAC) put together another seventh-inning rally to come from behind and defeat the Wesley College Wolverines (1-3, 1-1 CAC) by a 2-1 margin Tuesday in the first game of the Capital Athletic Conference doubleheader.
  • Softball Doubleheader at Gallaudet Postponed
    March 07, 2008
    Friday's Capital Athletic Conference softball doubleheader between Hood College and Gallaudet University has been postponed due to heavy rains.
  • Blazers Split with Columbia Union
    March 02, 2008
    The Hood College softball team (1-3) presented first-year head coach Kate Barrick with her first head coaching victory in dramatic fashion Sunday over the Columbia Union College Pioneers (1-1) at the Hood College softball field. The Blazers won the first game 6-5 with clutch hitting in the bottom of the seventh before falling 14-1 in five innings in the nightcap.
  • Shenandoah Sweeps Season Opening Twinbill from Hood, 7-1 & 21-1
    March 01, 2008
    The Hood College softball team (0-2) dropped its season-opening doubleheader to the visiting Shenandoah University Hornets (2-0) by scores of 7-1 and 21-1 (five innings) Saturday at the Hood Softball Field.
  • Hood College Names Kate Davis Barrick Head Softball Coach
    December 19, 2007
    Hood College has hired a former Division I standout from Fordham University to lead its softball program.
  • Student-Athletes Volunteer at Maryland Special Olympics
    November 02, 2007
    Hood College student-athletes from various varsity teams volunteered last weekend at the Maryland Special Olympics at Mt. St. Mary's University.
  • Softball Earns Team Academic Accolades from NFCA
    October 08, 2007
    The National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) recently released its 2006-07 All-Academic Teams and the Hood College softball team listed among the nation's best in cumulative team grade point average.
  • Softball Announces Trio of Recruits
    July 16, 2007
    Head softball coach Tricia Fiut has announced the addition of three newcomers for the class of 2011.


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