The Friars were defeated in game one, 4-1, and in game two, 11-8.
On Sunday, May 8 the Friars also will hold a Senior Day Ceremony.
The Friars defeated the Hoyas in the final game of the three-game series, 10-1.
The program dedicated the new facility on Saturday, April 16 against BIG EAST foe St. John's.
Emma Lee tallies two RBI versus the Bulldogs.
2016: Appeared in 41 games, starting 40 primarily at first base … Compiled 20 hits, 11 RBI, and six runs … Held a .930 batting average.
2015: Played in 38 games, starting 37 … Recorded 19 hits, seven runs scored, two doubles, one triple and eight RBI … Registered a .994 fielding percentage at first base … Tallied four multi-hit games … Named to the College Sports Madness Preseason All-BIG EAST Second Team.
2014: Started 24 of the 27 games she appeared in ... Finished the year second on the team in batting average (.319) ... Started all 19 of the teams' BIG EAST games and recorded a .321 batting average in league competition ... Hit safely in 17 of the 27 games she played in ... Recorded a team-best 140 putouts ... Named to the All-BIG EAST Second Team.
2013: Played in eight games for the Friars, starting one as a freshman.
SHREWSBURY H.S.: Was a three-sport athlete at Shrewsbury High School (softball, basketball, volleyball) ... Captained both her softball and basketball team during her senior year ... Named T&G All-Star all four years ... Recorded a .500 batting average during her junior year ... Captained her softball team her junior year ... Played club softball for two years with the Concord Raiders and three years with the Riptide.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Michelle and Bob Deraney ... Bob played on the men's hockey team at Boston University and is the head coach of the Providence College women's ice hockey team ... Has one younger sister, Alexa... Marketing major.
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Softball Defeats Villanova, 7-5
The Providence College softball team defeated Villanova, 7-5, on Sunday, May 8 at Glay Field in Providence, R.I.
Softball’s Game Versus...
The Friars’ softball game versus Villanova will be at 10:00 AM on Sunday, May 8 at Glay Field.
Softball Defeated In Two...
The Providence College softball team was defeated in two games versus Villanova on Saturday, May 7 at Glay Field in Providence, R.I. In game one, the Friars...
Softball To Host Villanova...
The Providence College softball team is set to play its final three-game series of the 2016 season versus Villanova this weekend. The Friars will play a...
Julianne Rurka Named College...
It was announced by College Sports Madness that Providence College softball sophomore Julianne Rurka (Warrenville, Ill.) was named College Sports Madness BIG...
Julianne Rurka Named BIG...
It was announced by the BIG EAST Conference today (May 2) that Providence College softball sophomore Julianne Rurka (Warrenville, Ill.) was named BIG EAST...
Softball Defeats Georgetown,...
The Providence College softball team defeated Georgetown, 10-1, on Sunday, May 1 at Glay Field in Providence, R.I.
Softball’s Game Versus...
The Providence College softball game versus Georgetown on Sunday, May 1, which was scheduled to begin at 12:00 p.m., has been moved to 11:00 a.m.