2011 Clark University Softball News

April 27, 2011
Allen Named Second-Team All-Conference
Clark freshman Maya Allen (Concord, Mass.) has been named New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) second-team all-conference it was announced on Wednesday.

April 22, 2011
Cougars Stay Alive With Thrilling 5-4 Win
Junior Erin Murphy had three hits and two RBI leading sixth-seeded Clark to a 5-4 win over fifth-seeded Wheaton in an elimination game at the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) softball tournament on Friday afternoon.

April 22, 2011
Babson Ends Cougars Season, 7-0
Babson College took advantage of three home runs and a triple to post a 7-0 win over Clark in game number eight of the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) softball tournament.

April 20, 2011
Cougars Downed By Wellesley, 4-1, In NEWMAC Tournament
Behind sophomore pitcher Sarah Schwartzmeyer, the Wellesley College softball team defeated Clark University, 4-1, in the opening game of the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Tournament Wednesday afternoon beneath gray skies at Springfield College's Potter Field.

April 16, 2011
Cougars Swept By Wellesley In Regular Season Finale
The Wellesley College softball team swept a doubleheader against Clark University in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action on Saturday afternoon in Wellesley. The Blue used a late rally to take game one, 4-3, and then won game two, 7-3.

April 15, 2011
Cougars Split Twinbill With MIT
MIT senior Jenny Li blasted a three-run homer in the top of the fourth inning of game two and the visiting Engineers rallied to salvage a doubleheader split with Clark in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) softball action at O’Brien Field on Friday afternoon.

April 9, 2011
Cougars Swept By Wheaton On Senior Day
Freshman pitcher Allison Baker (Orange, Conn.) tossed an eight hitter in game one and then combined with Lesley Warn (Portland, Maine) to twirl a one-hit shutout in game two as visiting Wheaton swept a doubleheader by scores of 8-1 and 5-0 over Clark in New England Women’s And Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) softball action on Saturday afternoon.

April 8, 2011
Feindel Perfectly Dominant In Series Sweep For Coast Guard
Coast Guard All-American Hayley Feindel recorded a pair of shutouts including tossing a five-inning perfect game as the host Bears swept a pair of games against Clark, 2-0 and 8-0 on Friday afternoon. Feindel struck out 25 combined batters in improving to 25-1.

April 6, 2011
Clark Sweeps Past WPI
Clark overcame a pair of early deficits, including a four-run rally in the seventh inning of the opener, to sweep host WPI 6-3 and 6-5 in a key NEWMAC softball doubleheader on Wednesday afternoon. Clark improves to 14-8 overall and 6-2 in the conference, while WPI slips to 14-11 on the season and 2-6 in the league.

April 3, 2011
Cougars Get Key NEWMAC Sweep Over Babson
Clark University earned a key doubleheader sweep of Babson College in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) softball action at Babson's Alumni Field on Sunday afternoon, as the Cougars won both games by a score of 4-3.

March 26, 2011
Clark Swept In NEWMAC Twinbill By Springfield
The Springfield College softball team plated 10 runs in both games of its doubleheader against visiting Clark as it swept the Cougars 10-5 and 10-2 in six innings in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action at Potter Field on Saturday afternoon.

March 25, 2011
Homers Power Cougars To NEWMAC Sweep
Host Clark University used masterful pitching performances and a powerful hitting attack to extend its winning streak to six games with a doubleheader sweep over Smith College in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) softball action on Friday afternoon at O’Brien Field.

March 19, 2011
Clark Stays Hot With Sweep Of Brandeis
Visiting Clark University extended their winning streak to four games with a sweep of Brandeis by scores of 2-1 and 5-4, spoiling the Judges' home debut. The Judges fall to 4-9, matching their loss total for all of last season, while the Cougars move to 8-6.

March 18, 2011
Cougars Back On Track Following Doubleheader Sweep
The Clark University softball team swept a doubleheader against host Bridgewater State University on Friday afternoon at Alumni Park in Bridgewater. The Cougars came away with a 6-3 win in the opening game of the twinbill and completed the sweep with a 9-0 triumph in the nightcap.

March 10, 2011
Cougars Drop A Pair Of Nailbiters In Doubleheader Sweep
For the second consecutive day, Clark University softball dropped a pair of contests at the Gene Cusic Collegiate Classic on Thursday morning. The Cougars were handed an 8-4 loss by SUNY-Fredonia and then a 12-11 defeat to Hiram (Ohio) College in the day’s second game. Clark, which has dropped four straight contests, returns to New England at 4-6 overall.

March 9, 2011
Clark Swept Aside In Doubleheader
For the second time this season, Clark University was swept in a softball doubleheader – this time dropping a 7-4 decision to Drew University and then a 4-3 nightcap loss to Worcester-area rival Anna Maria.

March 8, 2011
Pitching, Freshmen Shine In Doubleheader Sweep
For the second day in a row, Clark got tremendous starting pitching from sophomore Nicole Meuse and senior Sarah Carter and the Cougars collected a pair of shutouts – first knocking off Wilmington (Ohio), 1-0 and then Eastern Nazarene, 7-0 on Tuesday morning at the Gene Cusic Classic.

March 7, 2011
Cougars Get Sweep Behind Dominant Pitching
Clark got outstanding pitching performances from sophomore Nicole Meuse (Hudson, Mass.) and senior Sarah Carter (Worcester, Mass.) and the Cougars evened its record with a doubleheader sweep on Monday morning.

March 6, 2011
Cougars Drop Season-Opening Doubleheader
Clark opened up its 2011 softball season dropping a doubleheader – first a 6-0 loss to Olivet (Mich.) College, then a 6-3 decision to Dominican (Ill.) University – on Sunday afternoon at the Cape Coral Sports Complex.