April 5, 2013
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -
The Providence College softball team (10-17-1, 0-3 BIG EAST) will travel to play the Connecticut Huskies (14-13, 1-2 BIG EAST) in their BIG EAST home opener this weekend for a three-game series. The teams will face-off in a doubleheader on Saturday, April 6 beginning at noon and close the series on Sunday, April 7 with the final game being played at 2:00 p.m.
Providence is coming off a 5-3 victory over the Harvard Crimson on Tuesday, April 2. Against Harvard, Senior Corinne Clauss (Davie, Fla.) pitched a complete game and improving to a 3-2 record. Clauss also recorded a season-high eight strikeouts. Senior Stephanie Kiesel (Ramona, Fla.) led the Friars with two hits and one RBI. Seven Friars recorded hits in the win.
The Huskies are coming off an 11-8 road win over Boston University on Wednesday, April 3. Connecticut was led by Lauren Duggan who went 4-for-4 at the plate and Marissa Guches who was 4-for-5 with each registering four RBI apiece.
The Friars picked up a 2-1 non-conference win against UConn on February 23 at the FAU “Strike-Out Cancer” Tournament in Boca Raton, Fla. With the game tied at one apiece, Sophomore Sarah Kitterman (Houston, Conn.) hit a go-ahead homerun in the bottom of the fifth inning to give the Friars the victory. The two teams did not meet last season.
Official StoreOfficial Online
Softball Tabs Kathy...
Providence College softball Head Coach Kerri Jacklets announced today [Aug. 4] that Kathy McLaughlin has been named assistant coach. McLaughlin spent the...
Softball Lands Transfer From...
Providence College softball Head Coach Kerri Jacklets announced today [June 11], that Nicole Lundstrom (Rehoboth, Mass.) will attend Providence College and...
Softball's Baldassari Earns ...
Providence College softball sophomore Kiki Baldassari (Denville, N.J.) was named to College Sports Madness All-BIG EAST First Team, it was announced on...
Softball's Baldassari And...
Providence College softball sophomores Kiki Baldassari (Denville, N.J.) and Danielle Deraney (Shrewsbury, Mass.) were named to All-BIG EAST teams, it was...
Providence College softball centerfielder, Kiki Baldassari (Denville, N.J.), was named to the BIG EAST weekly honor roll as it was announced on Monday, May 5...
Softball Defeated At...
The Providence College softball team was defeated at Creighton, 5-0, on Sunday afternoon in the Friars' last game of the season.
Softball Drops Two At Creighton
The Providence College softball team lost two games of a double header against Creighton on Saturday afternoon. Providence dropped the first game, 9-6 and...
Softball Travels To...
The Providence College softball team (6-26, 4-12) will travel to Omaha, Neb. to take on Creighton (26-23, 7-10), on Saturday, May 3 and Sunday, May 4....