Topic: Softball

Yeram Park ’18 puts the ball in play. The sophomore launched a three-run homer against Wagner over the weekend, providing her team’s only runs in a 3-2 victory. The win was part of a promising 4-1 start for the Bears.

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Softball explodes with 20-run effort to cap off 4-1 weekend

February 29, 2016 0 comments

Last year, the softball team was 2-3 and had already allowed 28 runs. But this year already feels different, said co-captain Julia Schoenewald ’17.

Starting pitcher Katie Orona ’18 delivers her trademark change-up. As the team gears up for the new season, Orona expects the new crop of strong first-years and the players’ versatility to contribute to success.

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Refocused softball team heads to South Carolina for first test of 2016 season

February 26, 2016 0 comments

The incoming class will certainly play an important role: The current roster lists five first-years, four of whom will compete for starting spots.

The recently announced renovation of the baseball and softball fields has received positive reactions from players. It will not interfere with either teams’ practices, said Baseball Head Coach Grant Achilles.

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Renovations in fields’ futures

October 30, 2015 0 comments

A $5 million renovation to the baseball and softball fields will take place during summer 2016 and is slated to be finished by spring 2017.

Softball players accused Head Coach Katie Flynn of making snide comments about their physical appearances and creating a hostile environment.

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Softball coach Flynn accused of bullying players

April 23, 2015 45 comments

Several softball players have left the team over the last three seasons after allegedly being bullied by Head Coach Katie Flynn.

Softball takes one of four with eight-run inning

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Softball takes one of four with eight-run inning

April 20, 2015 0 comments

Bruno (11-19, 5-1 Ivy) salvaged a single win in a four-game set at conference-leading Dartmouth.

Yeram Park ’18 goes to bat for Bruno against a tough Crimson bullpen. Harvard started with the Ivy League Co-Pitcher of the Week, Laura Ricciardone. The Bears scored 14 runs in the four-game stretch against the Crimson.

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Women’s softball picks up one win in four-game series against Harvard

April 12, 2015 0 comments

Unfortunately for the Bears, two narrow losses and a blowout to Harvard all but ended their title aspirations.

Team members had a good deal to cheer about as the squad swept the visiting Quakers in Friday's doubleheader for the first time since 2011.

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Inconsistent softball sweeps Penn, sputters against Lions

April 6, 2015 1 comment

Coming off of a scoreless loss to Princeton, the softball team looked to redeem itself this weekend in a pair of Ivy League doubleheaders.

The first-year left-hander has had impressive performances against nonconference and conference foes but has yet to get her first Ivy win.

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Athlete of the week: Orona ’18 garners Ivy Co-Rookie of Week honors

April 3, 2015 0 comments

Though the past week may not have resulted in the most desirable final scores for the women’s softball team, pitcher Katie Orona ’18 continued to impress.

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First-years shine during spring break road trip

March 30, 2015 0 comments

After a 19-day hiatus from competition due to inclement weather, the softball team embarked on an 11-game road trip over spring break.

Two weeks away from Ivy play, Brown heads to California for a few tune-up games. First-years have stepped in and have had an immediate impact for Bruno: Katie Orona ’18 looks like an ace, while Yeram Park ’18, Grayson Metzger ’18 and Annie McGregor ’18 have all hit home runs this season.

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Softball prepares for Ivy League schedule with trip to Golden State

March 20, 2015 0 comments

The softball team hit rock bottom last season, compiling an abysmal 4-34 record that included a 28-game losing streak.