January 30, 2019 Department of Athletics Names 76 to Third Bears Scholar-Athlete Team 76 SJC Brooklyn student-athletes comprised the third-annual team, achieving a 3.5 GPA or higher in either the spring or fall semesters of the 2018 calendar year.
November 16, 2018 Bears Join the Fight Against Cancer Bears student-athletes have raised over $7000 to date for the American Cancer Society and the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
August 14, 2018 Coach Fazzolare Announces Softball Incoming Class After their first Skyline postseason appearance, softball reloads with eight newcomers, five of which hail from outside New York state
July 23, 2018 Bears Summer Stories: Mahoney Spreads Softball to Youth of South Africa With Unforgettable Trip The rising senior took a two-week journey to Cape Town with 27 other American student-athletes hosting softball clinics for several hundred local children.
May 11, 2018 Willis and Sequeira Named Student-Athletes of the Year at Annual Awards Banquet Thanks to all the Bears for an outstanding 2017-18 season
May 7, 2018 Baglino Secures Spot on Skyline Softball All-Conference Second Team The sophomore batted a team second-best .341 and improved her average to .412 in conference play.
May 2, 2018 Softball Season Ends in Skyline First Round With 2-0 Loss to Farmingdale State Victoria Mahoney struck out seven in a strong effort in the circle but the Bears seventh-inning rally loading the bases with no out would fall short.
May 1, 2018 Softball Set to Compete in First Skyline Championship; No. 6 Bears Face No. 3 Farmingdale on Wednesday
April 28, 2018 Softball Celebrates Senior Day With Sweep of Baruch The Bears reached double-digit wins and closed out their inaugural season at Gil Hodges with a pair of 4-2 and 9-1 victories.
April 27, 2018 Saturday Softball Senior Day Start Time Pushed Back; Baseball at Mount Saint Vincent Moved to Sunday The softball home twinbill vs. Baruch at Gil Hodges Field has been pushed back to 2 p.m. Baseball will face Mount Saint Vincent on Sunday at Calvert Vaux Park at noon.
April 25, 2018 Wednesday Baseball and Softball Rained Out Wednesday's baseball home game vs. John Jay and the softball road doubleheader vs. Lehman have been rained out.
April 22, 2018 Softball Blanks Third-Place Farmingdale State in Key Split Victoria Mahoney fired a complete-game shutout and didn't allow a Ram past second base in the game one 2-0 triumph.
April 21, 2018 Baglino Knocks Seven Hits, Gentile Goes Yard in Softball Split With Sarah Lawrence Brianna Baglino finished 7-for-9 on the day accumulating two RBI, three runs scored, two doubles, and a stolen base and Maria Gentile launched her first career home run.
April 19, 2018 Rain Washes Out Thursday's Softball and Men's Tennis
April 16, 2018 Softball at Lehman Washed Out
April 14, 2018 SJC Long Island Takes Skyline Pair from Softball Victoria Mahoney tied a season-high with eight strikeouts in the opener. Amber Wainwright batted 4-for-6 on the day with a 3-for-3 effort in game two.
April 13, 2018 Softball Looks to Snap Losing Streak Hosting SJC Long Island The Bears host SJCLI on Saturday (Apr. 14) and travel to Lehman on Monday (Apr. 16).
April 9, 2018 Schedule Changes for Baseball, Softball and Men's Tennis
April 8, 2018 Old Westbury Stymies Softball With Big Late Innings Victoria Mahoney batted 4-for-8 on the afternoon with two runs scored and a double.
April 7, 2018 Baglino Bags Three Hits But First-Place Mount Saint Mary Blanks Softball Sophomore Brianna Baglino went 2-for-2 in the opener and finished 1-for-3 in game two as the Bears dropped 9-0 and 7-0 decisions to the preseason league favorites.
April 6, 2018 Softball Back in Action with Four League Games in the Next Two Days SJC hopes to improve upon their 1-3 mark in conference play.
April 2, 2018 Mahoney Nabs Skyline Softball Pitcher of the Week Honor The junior allowed just one run over 11 innings of work against Rutgers-Newark.
March 28, 2018 Mahoney's Strong Effort In The Circle Not Enough for Softball at Rutgers-Newark The junior allowed just one run over 11 innings of work over the doubleheader.
March 25, 2018 Mount Saint Vincent Overpowers Softball in Skyline Doubleheader The Dolphins took two five-inning decisions over SJC.
March 24, 2018 Softball Erupts For 19 Runs to Split Skyline Opener With Purchase Amber Wainwright extended her hitting streak to 11 games, driving in four runs over the doubleheader. Sarah Kampuries batted 4-for-4 with three RBI in game two.
March 18, 2018 Softball Closes Home-Opening Weekend 3-1; Levels Record With Sweep of John Jay Madison Erhardt struck out a career-high 7 and Sarah Kampuries batted 5-for-8 with two RBI and four runs scored over the twin-bill.
March 17, 2018 Rancel, Mahoney Lead Softball to Split With NJCU in Home Opener Stephanie Rancel delivered the game-winning RBI in the sixth and Victoria Mahoney struck out eight in the 2-1 victory.
March 16, 2018 Softball vs. John Jay Rescheduled for Sunday The Bears will host New Jersey City on Saturday at noon and John Jay on Sunday at 3:45 p.m. to begin play at Gil Hodges Field.
March 14, 2018 Softball Hosts John Jay and NJCU in Home Opening Weekend The Bears are 8-6-1 all-time vs. John Jay and are playing NJCU for the first time.
March 10, 2018 Softball Downs Keuka To Split Final Day of Virginia Trip Amber Wainwright went 5-for-6 on the day and Victoria Mahoney picked up her first win of the season in the circle.
March 9, 2018 SUNY Potsdam and Hunter Drop Softball on Day One of Virginia Beach Blast The Bears fell to 1-3 on the young season.
March 8, 2018 Softball Picks Up First Win of Season in Split with Gallaudet The Bears are back in action on Friday (Mar. 9) taking on SUNY Potsdam (noon) and Hunter (2 pm) in Virginia Beach.
March 6, 2018 Softball Kicks Off New Season with Mid-Atlantic Trip The Bears play six games in three days to open the year.
February 15, 2018 Skyline Conference Spring Sport Preseason Coaches' Polls Released; Softball Picked to Finish Sixth The softball team was predicted to qualify for their first Skyline Championship in team history.
February 9, 2018 Softball Features New Home and Five New Opponents in 2018 The Bears look to build upon a nine-win improvement from the 18-12 campaign last season and seek the program's first Skyline Championships berth.
January 18, 2018 Bears Softball Store Open Until Jan. 25 Fans can purchase limited edition gear with all proceeds benefitting the softball team
November 28, 2017 NCAA Student-Athlete Leadership Forum Provides Unforgettable Experience For Two SAAC Members Victoria Mahoney (softball) and Gemar Lezeau (men's soccer) recount the memorable experience in Washington, D.C. two weekends ago.
November 16, 2017 Mahoney and Lezeau Picked to Attend NCAA Student-Athlete Leadership Forum The Bears will join more than 220 NCAA student-athletes from all three divisions meeting Thursday through Sunday in Washington, D.C.
October 25, 2017 Bears Make Strides For Breast Cancer Research and Prevention Bears student-athletes collectively raised over $5,000 for the American Cancer Society.
October 12, 2017 Seven Bears Named NFCA DIII Scholar-Athletes Kristin Ferrigno, Maria Gentile, Samantha Rossi, Samantha Simon, Megan Finnerty, Paige Csikortos, and Victoria Mahoney were honored by the National Fastpitch Coaches' Association.
August 28, 2017 Softball Team Meeting Set for Wednesday, August 30 Meeting for all new and returning players at 6:30 pm in The Hill Center 3rd floor conference room.
July 11, 2017 Skyline Recognizes 57 Bears on Winter/Spring Academic Honor Roll SJC Brooklyn made up 57 of the 520 student-athletes honored across the league, third most among the league's 12 members and five affiliate members.
June 29, 2017 Bears Continue to Excel in the Classroom and Community in 2016-17 SJC Brooklyn student-athletes averaged a 3.26 GPA last year and contributed nearly 500 hours of community service work in 2016-17
May 16, 2017 Wainwright Selected NFCA Second Team All-Region The freshman is the first Bear to receive NFCA postseason honors in program history, compiling a team-leading .448 batting average with 32 RBI in her rookie campaign.
May 16, 2017 Athletic Department Celebrates 2016-17 Season at Annual Awards Banquet The SJC Brooklyn Athletic Department recognized the many accomplishments and accolades over the 2016-17 season.
May 9, 2017 Ferrigno and Csikortos Tabbed First-Team All-Skyline; Mahoney and Wainwright Collect Second-Team Softball Honors Three of the four Bears' All-Skyline honorees were newcomers this season and helped the squad double their overall and league win total from last season.
April 30, 2017 Softball Closes Out Regular Season on Four-Game Winning Streak Sweeping Yeshiva on Senior Day The Bears scored 33 runs over the twin bill as the senior class combined for 11 hits, 13 runs, eight RBI and a home run in their final home game.
April 29, 2017 Softball Sweeps Old Westbury to Clinch Winning Campaign The Bears came from behind in both ends of their Skyline twin bill, winning 8-2 and 4-1 to guarantee the 13th winning campaign in team history.
April 27, 2017 Mahoney Fans 14 as Softball Falls in Scoreless Marathon at SJC Long Island The Bears played their longest game in program history, but fell 1-0 in a 10-inning affair in the opener. The Golden Eagles swept the series with an 8-1 win in the nightcap.
April 23, 2017 Softball Turned Away In Pitcher’s Duels At Sage After being outscored 28-3 over two games last season, the Bears battled last year's league runner-up to a pair of 3-0 losses.
April 21, 2017 Softball Schedule Changes Skyline Softball Doubleheader at SJC Long Island moved to Saturday. Old Westbury doubleheader rescheduled for Tuesday at SJC Outdoor Field Complex.
April 18, 2017 Mahoney and Wainwright Selected as Skyline Softball Pitcher and Rookie of the Week Victoria Mahoney compiled a 3-0 mark and 1.75 ERA in the circle and Wainwright batted .583 with 10 RBI and nine runs scored to lead the Bears to a 4-0 week.
April 17, 2017 Softball Falls in Extras But Collects Skyline Win in Doubleheader Split With Purchase Amber Wainwright knocked five hits on the day and drove in the pair of runs as the Bears fell 3-2 in nine innings, but rallied to take the nightcap by the same score.
April 15, 2017 Simon Knocks 100th Hit as Softball Sweeps Lehman in American Legion Opener Senior Samantha Simon became the 16th Bear in program history to knock 100 hits as St. Joseph's took 19-4 and 15-7 victories over Lehman College
April 12, 2017 Softball Fires Pair of Two-Hit Shutouts to Sweep York Madison Erhardt struck out five in her first career start in a 9-0 victory. Theresa Armano and Victoria Mahoney fanned six in a combined 14-0 shutout.
April 9, 2017 Simon Scores 100th Run as Softball Drops Two at Farmingdale Samantha Simon became the 13th Bear to score 100 runs, but the Rams took 7-0 and 13-1 decisions over the Bears.
April 8, 2017 Baglino’s Walk-Off Homer and Mahoney’s Two-Hitter Powers Softball Sweep of Sarah Lawrence Brianna Baglino blast in the 7th of game one gave the Bears a 3-2 victory. Victoria Mahoney struck out 10 and surrendered just two hits and one walk in her second shutout.
April 8, 2017 Softball Venue Changes This Weekend Saturday's doubleheader moved to Sarah Lawrence starting at 2 pm. Sunday's twin bill moved to Farmingdale remaining a noon start,
April 4, 2017 Softball Drops Two to First-Place Mount Saint Mary The Knights downed the Bears 5-1 and 5-0 on Tuesday.
April 3, 2017 Wainwright Selected as Skyline Softball Player of the Week The freshman batted .600 (9-for-16) with 9 RBI and 6 runs, helping the Bears to a 3-1 week.
April 3, 2017 Softball vs. Old Westbury Rescheduled to Friday, April 14 The doubleheader will begin at 12 p.m. at American Legion Field.
April 2, 2017 Softball Rallies to Salvage Split With Mount Saint Vincent in Skyline Opener The Bears scored 2 runs in the seventh on a Paige Csikortos double to come from behind for an 8-7 victory. The Dolphins came from behind to take game one, 3-2.
April 1, 2017 Saturday Softball vs. Old Westbury Postponed; Baseball vs. SJC Long Island Still On No make-up date set at this time for the Old Westbury DH.
March 30, 2017 Softball Dominates Brooklyn College in Return to the Diamond The Bears defeated their borough rivals 17-1 and 18-2 playing for the first time since March 4. At 6-2, SJC is off to their second-best start in team history.
March 29, 2017 Softball Doubleheader vs. New Rochelle Postponed Bears scheduled to face Brooklyn College tomorrow at 5 p.m.
March 27, 2017 Venue Change For Wednesday's Softball Doubleheader; Twin Bill at MSMC Rescheduled The Bears will now face New Rochelle at the SJC Outdoor Field Complex starting at 6 p.m. The Mount Saint Mary doubleheader has been rescheduled for April 4 at 4 p.m.
March 24, 2017 More Schedule Changes to This Weekend's Baseball and Softball Slate Saturday's Baseball has been canceled. Sunday Baseball vs. CMSV now played at Farmingdale State starting at 6 p.m. Both Softball doubleheaders for Saturday & Sunday postponed.
March 20, 2017 Monday Softball Make-Up Doubleheader at Yeshiva Postponed
March 15, 2017 Thursday Softball vs. Yeshiva Postponed
March 10, 2017 Winter Weather Wipes Out Weekend Baseball and Softball Slate
March 4, 2017 Csikortos Goes Yard and Softball Edges Out Eastern to Finish Beach Blast With 3-1 Mark
March 2, 2017 Ferrigno Joins 100-Hit Club, Mahoney Fans Six As Softball Wins Season Opener in Split at Gallaudet
February 14, 2017 Inaugural Bears Scholar-Athlete Team Honored on Saturday
February 22, 2017 Skyline Preseason Coaches Polls Released; Baseball Picked to Finish 5th
December 21, 2016 Spring Schedules Released
October 21, 2016 Seven Bears Named NFCA Scholar-Athletes
August 30, 2016 Fazzolare Calls Softball Team Meeting on Thursday, September 8th
April 26, 2016 Quintana Tabbed Skyline Softball Rookie of the Week
April 24, 2016 Softball Sees Skyline Tournament Hopes Slip Away With Two Extra-Inning Losses to Purchase on Senior Day
April 22, 2016 Softball Celebrates Senior Day Hosting Purchase With Skyline Tournament Implications on the Line
April 17, 2016 McGowan Hurls Three-Hit Gem Leading Softball to Split With Defending Champs Farmingdale
April 15, 2016 Softball Meets Former Hudson Valley Foes Sarah Lawrence and Defending Skyline Champs Farmingdale This Weekend
April 12, 2016 Rossi Lands on Skyline Softball Weekly Honor Roll
April 9, 2016 Softball Extends Streak to Five in Extras, But Old Westbury Earns Split in Wild Slugfest
April 8, 2016 Softball Puts Four-Game Streak on the Line in Weekend Doubleheaders vs. Old Westbury and Mount Saint Vincent
April 6, 2016 Armano Fans Career-High Eight as Softball Extends Streak to Four, One-Hitting New Rochelle
April 5, 2016 Softball Looks to Extend Three-Game Streak Hosting Former HVIAC Rivals New Rochelle on Wednesday
March 31, 2016 Marino Hits For The Cycle, McGowan Fires One-Hitter Over Softball Sweep of New Rochelle
March 18, 2016 Softball Begins Skyline Era Under Fazzolare This Weekend
March 18, 2016 Softball Opens 2016 Campaign With Pair of Skyline Doubleheaders Against SJC Long Island and Sage
November 5, 2015 Danielle Fazzolare Tabbed Head Softball Coach
November 2, 2015 Softball Team Meeting - Wednesday, November 4
August 20, 2015 Spotlight: Erica Eddy, Women's Basketball & Softball
July 15, 2015 21 Student-Athletes Receive AD3I Spring All-Academic Team Honors St. Joseph's accounted for the most student-athletes out of the 86 receiving AD3I All-Academic honors, recognizing those who maintained a 3.5 GPA while competing in one of the Association's winter & spring sports.
June 30, 2015 17 Student-Athletes Receive HVIAC Winter/Spring All-Academic Team Honors 17 student-athletes were named to the HVIAC Winter/Spring 2015 All-Academic Team after demonstrating excellence both in the classroom and in the field of play.
May 21, 2015 Six Lady Bears Receive All-Independent Softball First Team Honors, Four Land on Second Team
May 11, 2015 Molinari and Perillo Cross Century Marks as Softball Defeats Cincinnatti-Clermont in USCAA Nationals Opener
May 10, 2015 Softball Travels to Ohio for USCAA Nationals; Meets UC Clermont in the First Round on Monday
May 10, 2015 Molinari and Eddy Receive USCAA All-American Honorable Mention; Six Land on All-Academic Team
May 2, 2015 Softball Dealt Sweep by Sister Campus Rivals St. Joseph's (L.I.) in Regular Season Finale
May 1, 2015 Softball Closes Regular Season Against St. Joseph's (L.I.) on Saturday and Goes for Seventh Straight HVIAC Title on Sunday
April 27, 2015 Softball Reaches 20 Wins and Perillo Collects 100th Career Hit in Shutout Sweep Over New Rochelle
April 26, 2015 Softball Splits With USCAA Rival Briarcliffe on Senior Day
April 25, 2015 Softball Hosts Briarcliffe on Senior Day in Top 10 Matchup With USCAA Tournament Implications
April 24, 2015 Softball Scores 31 in Sweep Over HVIAC Rival Yeshiva
April 23, 2015 Softball Puts Seven-Game Win Streak on Line Meeting Borough Rival Brooklyn College on Thursday and HVIAC Foe Yeshiva on Friday
April 17, 2015 Softball Looks to Move Back Above .500 This Weekend, Meeting Valley Forge in PA on Saturday and Hosting Lehman on Sunday
April 15, 2015 Softball Sweeps New Rochelle to Level Record at .500
April 14, 2015 Softball Uses Late Heroics to Salvage Split Against Mount Saint Vincent Softball (9-11) salvaged a doubleheader split hosting The College of Mount Saint Vincent (10-17) on Tuesday, suffering a 9-0 shutout in the opener before claiming a 1-0 pitcher’s duel in game two.
April 14, 2015 Softball Hosts Mount Saint Vincent on Tuesday and Opens HVIAC Play at New Rochelle on Wednesday Softball (8-10) will host The College of Mount Saint Vincent for a doubleheader on Tuesday and hit the road the next day facing Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference foe The College of New Rochelle for a pair of games on Wednesday.
April 12, 2015 Perillo Homers Again, But Softball Suffers Second Consecutive Doubleheader Sweep at John Jay Softball (8-10) suffered their second consecutive doubleheader sweep on Sunday, falling 5-4 and 10-5 to John Jay College (10-12).
April 10, 2015 Riding Eight Straight Wins, Softball Hits the Road This Weekend Facing Briarcliffe and John Jay Softball (8-6) hits the road this weekend facing Briarcliffe College (N.Y.) for a doubleheader on Saturday (11 a.m. and 1 p.m.) and John Jay College for a double dip on Sunday (3:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.).
April 8, 2015 Lady Bears Sweep HVIAC Weekly Softball Honors Senior Jackie Perillo was awarded the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) Softball Player of the Week, while freshman Theresa Armano was named HVIAC Pitcher of the Week and freshman Maria Gentile received Rookie of the Week honors.
April 4, 2015 Softball Scores 30 in Sweep over Baruch to Move Above .500 Softball (8-6) exploded for 30 runs in a doubleheader sweep over Baruch College (0-8) on Saturday afternoon, kicking off the day with a 13-2 five-inning victory in game one, followed by a 17-9 five-inning triumph in game two.
April 1, 2015 Winners of Four in a Row, Softball Set to Host Doubleheaders Against York and Baruch Softball (4-6), winners of four in a row, will host York College (N.Y.) for a doubleheader (3:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.) on Thursday and Baruch College for a doubleheader (1 p.m. and 3 p.m.) on Saturday.
March 31, 2015 Armano Nabs HVIAC Pitcher of the Week, Eddy Named HVIAC Rookie of the Week After leading the Lady Bears to a 4-0 week, freshman Theresa Armano was awarded the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) Pitcher of the Week and junior Erica Eddy was named the HVIAC Rookie of the Week.
March 29, 2015 Softball Walks off in Dramatic Fashion and Rides Strong Pitching to Doubleheader Sweep over Maine-Presque Isle Softball (4-6) swept a doubleheader against Maine at Presque Isle, riding freshman Destiny Marino’s walk-off single to a dramatic 6-5 victory in game one and finishing off the sweep with a comfortable 9-3 win in game two.
March 28, 2015 Softball's Offense Comes to Life in Home Opener as They Roll to Doubleheader Sweep Softball (2-6) slammed 22 hits en route to a doubleheader route over The University of Valley Forge (0-2) on Saturday, cruising to a 13-0 five-inning victory in game one and finishing off the sweep with a 14-2 five-inning win in game two.
March 27, 2015 Lady Bears Softball Hosts Valley Forge and USCAA Foe Maine-Presque Isle This Weekend The Lady Bears will begin an eight-game home-stand this weekend, meeting The University of Valley Forge for a doubleheader (2 p.m. and 4 p.m.) on Saturday and The University of Maine at Presque Isle for a doubleheader (1 p.m. and 3 p.m.) on Sunday.
March 27, 2015 Baseball and Softball Schedule Changes for This Weekend
March 25, 2015 Rain Washes Out Baseball vs. Yeshiva and Softball vs. New Rochelle Wednesday's Baseball game vs. Yeshiva and Thursday's Softball doubleheader vs. New Rochelle have been postponed. No make up dates have been set at this time.
March 24, 2015 Marino Collects AD3I Softball Player of the Week and HVIAC Rookie of the Week Accolades
March 21, 2015 Lady Bears Softball Finishes off Arizona Trip with Losses to Pacific Lutheran and No. 19 Central The Lady Bears (0-6) completed their Arizona trip on Saturday afternoon, dropping their third doubleheader in as many days after falling 8-0 in five innings to both Pacific Lutheran University and No. 19 ranked Central College (Iowa).
March 20, 2015 Lady Bears Softball Suffers Doubleheader Sweep in Arizona as They Continue Tucson Invitational Games Lady Bears softball (0-4) continued their Arizona trip with a doubleheader loss on Friday, dropping game one 11-3 in six innings to The University of Pudget Sound (4-18) and losing the doubleheader capper 8-0 in five innings to The University of Minnesota-Crookston (4-14).
March 19, 2015 Lady Bears Softball Drops Both Ends of Their Doubleheader Season-Opener in Arizona St. Joseph's softball (0-2) dropped both ends of their season-opening doubleheader on Thursday as part of their six-game set in the Tucson Invitational Games, falling 7-0 to the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (11-4) and 3-0 against Denison University (5-2).
March 18, 2015 Lady Bears Softball Opens 2015 Campaign with Tucson Invitational Games in Arizona Beginning on Thursday St. Joseph's softball will open their 2015 campaign with a six-game set as part of the Tucson Invitational Games in Tucson, Arizona beginning on Thursday.
March 13, 2015 Softball Season Opener at Baruch Canceled; Lady Bears Open Season in Arizona Next Week
February 27, 2015 Expectations High for Lady Bears Softball In Final HVIAC Season Lady Bears Softball embark upon their 2015 campaign aiming to defend the HVIAC Tournament and regular season titles as well as returning to their fifth USCAA National Championship appearance in the last seven years.
November 18, 2014 Welcome to the new SJCBears.com and new mobile app!
September 14, 2014 Athletic Physical Information - Baseball & Softball Our new team physician will be conducting free athletic physicals for all trying out for the baseball and softball teams on Tuesday, September 16th at 3 pm
September 9, 2014 St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) To Join Skyline Conference In 2015-16 All 13 intercollegiate varsity sports will join the NCAA Division III affiliated, 10-institution league based in the metropolitan region.
September 10, 2014 Softball Team Informational Meeting This Thursday All women interested in participating on the softball team in the Spring must attend an informational meeting on Thursday, September 11 at 4:45 p.m. in the Tuohy Lounge.
September 3, 2014 Top 10 Moments: #1 – Construction on The Hill Center is Completed The Hill Center is the first new building on the Brooklyn Campus since 1965 and will be the first on-campus athletics venue.
August 25, 2014 Summer Spotlight: Jackie Perillo, Softball Get to know some of our student-athletes with our weekly Summer Spotlight.
July 29, 2014 Top 10 Moments: #6 – Softball Wins Sixth Straight Hudson Valley Tournament Title The Lady Bears cruised to their sixth straight tournament title, extending a winning streak of 28 games in Hudson Valley regular season and tournament play.
July 11, 2014 Assistant Softball Coach Alyson Chiaramonte to Pitch in "Battle of the Sexes" Game The Bridgeport Bluefish of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball will square off against the Stratford Brakettes softball team on Monday, July 14th. Chiaramonte, a four-time USCAA All-American, will be pitching for the Bluefish.
July 1, 2014 Twenty Student-Athletes Receive HVIAC Winter/Spring All-Academic Honors Twenty student-athletes were named to the 2014 Winter/Spring HVIAC All-Academic Team after demonstrating excellence both in the classroom and in the field of play.
May 23, 2014 Molinari Headlines Eight on AD3I All-Independent Teams as Co-Player of the Year Junior Cassandra Molinari was named the Association of Division III Independents Co-Player of the Year while freshman Samantha Rossi was tabbed Rookie of the Year and head coach Frank P. Carbone was chosen as Coach of the Year.
May 21, 2014 Megafu and McNamee Named Student-Athletes of the Year as Athletic Department Celebrates Awards Night The Athletic Department wrapped up its 2013-14 athletic calendar hosting their Annual Awards Night on Tuesday evening. Men's basketball sophomore Michael Megafu and multi-sport senior Kelly McNamee were named the inaugural Male and Female Student-Athletes of the Year.
May 12, 2014 Molinari Garners USCAA 2nd Team All-American Honors, Rossi Honorable Mention; Three Pick Up All-Academic Accolade Cassandra Molinari was named a USCAA Second Team All-American, while Samantha Rossi was tabbed an Honorable Mention selection after helping lead St. Joseph's to a winning record. Also recognized by the USCAA was seniors Christina Quintana and Megan Moran along with sophomore Maria Randazzo who were named to the National All-Academic Team.
May 7, 2014 Softball Ends Season With Winning Record After Salvaging Split Against USCAA Rival Briarcliffe St. Joseph's concluded their 2014 season by splitting a doubleheader with Briarcliffe College on Wednesday, dropping the first game 10-2 before finishing the season off with a 7-3 win in game two to end the campaign with a winning record.
May 6, 2014 Softball Gameday: Lady Bears vs. Briarcliffe St. Joseph's (16-15) tries to extend its winning streak to a season-high nine games as they host USCAA rival Briarcliffe College (14-11) for a doubleheader on Wednesday, May 7th at 4 p.m in their 2014 season finale.
May 6, 2014 Softball Captures HVIAC Regular Season Title With Triumph Over Yeshiva St. Joseph's earned its sixth consecutive HVIAC regular season title with a 13-0 win over Yeshiva on Tuesday. Freshman Jamilynn McGowan tossed a complete game three-hit shutout and went 2-for-2 with three RBI at the plate to help the Lady Bears win their seventh game in a row.
May 6, 2014 Perillo Tabbed USCAA Pitcher and AD3I Player of the Week; Molinari Crowned USCAA Top Player Junior Jackie Perillo was tabbed the USCAA Pitcher and AD3I Player of the Week, while fellow junior Cassandra Molinari earned USCAA Player of the Week honors after the duo helped lead St. Joseph's to their sixth straight conference title.
May 6, 2014 Softball Adds Three Games to Close out Regular Season The Lady Bears (15-15) will play Yeshiva University for the HVIAC regular season title today at 4:30 pm at Sarah Lawrence College and host 2014 USCAA Small College World Series participant Briarcliffe College on Wednesday at 4 pm at Preller Field.
May 5, 2014 Four Lady Bears Receive All-Conference Honors From HVIAC Cassandra Molinari, Kristin Ferrigno, Samantha Rossi and Samantha Simon were all named to the HVIAC All-Conference Team after leading St. Joseph's to a perfect record in regular season league play and their sixth consecutive conference tournament title.
May 4, 2014 Softball Crowned HVIAC Tournament Champions St. Joseph's earned its sixth straight conference title as it defeated New Rochelle 18-0 in the semifinals of the HVIAC Tournament before dispatching Yeshiva University 14-1 to claim the tournament title. Jackie Perillo earned Tournament MVP honors for her efforts at the dish and in the circle.
May 3, 2014 Softball Gameday: Lady Bears at HVIAC Tournament St. Joseph's (13-15) looks to secure its sixth consecutive conference title as it takes part in the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) Tournament on Sunday at Sarah Lawrence College. The Lady Bears enter as the top seed and will face No. 4 seed The College of New Rochelle in the semifinals at 11 a.m. With a win against the Blue Angels, St. Joseph's will play for the championship at 3 p.m. against the winner of No. 2 seed Yeshiva and No. 3 seed Sarah Lawrence.
April 29, 2014 Simon Earns AD3I and HVIAC Top Player Honors; McGowan, Rossi Awarded HVIAC Top Pitcher and Rookie Freshman Samantha Simon was named the AD3I and HVIAC Player of the Week, while Jamilynn McGowan and Samantha Rossi were recognized as the HVIAC Pitcher and Rookie of the Week after leading St. Joseph's to a 6-2 record.
April 27, 2014 Softball Remains Undefeated in HVIAC Play Sweeping Sarah Lawrence on Senior Day Jackie Perillo and Jamilynn McGowan tossed one-hit shutouts as the Lady Bears won their fourth straight game with 9-0 and 12-0 victories over Sarah Lawrence College. Samantha Simon batted 4-for-4 with three RBI, two doubles and a stolen base.
April 26, 2014 Offense Powers Softball to Sweep of Valley Forge Christian St. Joseph's got back in the win column with a sweep of Valley Forge Christian College on Saturday, defeating the Patriots 11-2 in both games. St. Joseph's received four RBI from Samantha Rossi and Shannon Rom in the sweep.
April 25, 2014 Softball Gameday: Lady Bears vs. Valley Forge and Sarah Lawrence St. Joseph's (9-15) tries to get back to winning ways as they travel to Pennsylvania for a doubleheader at Valley Forge Christian College (2-23) on Saturday, April 26th at 1 p.m. before returning home to celebrate Senior Day and the careers of seniors Christina Quintana and Megan Moran on Sunday, April 27th versus HVIAC foe Sarah Lawrence College (0-20) at 1 p.m.
April 24, 2014 Softball Drops Both Ends of Doubleheader to Borough Rival Brooklyn College St. Joseph's was swept by Brooklyn College on Thursday afternoon, dropping the opener 20-2 before suffering a 16-2 defeat in the nightcap. Maria Randazzo, Kristin Ferrigno, Samantha Rossi and Cassandra Molinari all recorded an RBI for the Lady Bears.
April 23, 2014 Softball Gameday: Lady Bears vs. Brooklyn St. Joseph's (9-13) looks to extend its winning streak to a season-high-tying four games with a sweep of borough rivals Brooklyn College (22-12) on Thursday, April 24th at 4 p.m.
April 21, 2014 Softball Fires Pair of No-Hitters in Sweep of HVIAC Foe New Rochelle Freshmen Jamilynn McGowan and Kristen Candelaria teamed up to throw a no-hitter in game one and juniors Jackie Perillo and Cassandra Molinari duplicated the feat in the nightcap as St. Joseph's defeated HVIAC foe New Rochelle 12-0 and 14-0 on Monday.
April 22, 2014 Rossi Named AD3I and HVIAC Player of the Week; Perillo, Robles Tabbed HVIAC Top Pitcher and Rookie Freshman Samantha Rossi was named the AD3I and HVIAC Player of the Week, while junior Jackie Perillo and junior Briana Robles took home HVIAC Pitcher and Rookie of the Week after leading St. Joseph's rattled off four straight wins.
April 20, 2014 Softball Gameday: Lady Bears at New Rochelle St. Joseph's (7-13) tries to snap a three-game losing streak as they travel to HVIAC opponent The College of New Rochelle (0-20) for a doubleheader at 6 p.m.
April 18, 2014 Softball Suffers Doubleheader Sweep at Purchase Not a good Friday for Softball as they were edged out by Purchase 2-1, falling in the seventh inning, before suffering a 13-5 loss in five innings.
April 17, 2014 Softball Earns Split With John Jay St. Joseph's split a doubleheader with John Jay on Thursday afternoon, taking the opener 7-6 before dropping the nightcap 7-2. Briana Robles led the Lady Bears going 2-for-5 with a three RBI and a run scored.
April 16, 2014 Softball Gameday: Lady Bears vs. John Jay and Purchase St. Joseph's (6-10) faces John Jay College (7-16) in a home doubleheader on Thursday, April 17th at 2 p.m. before concluding the week with a trip to Purchase College (3-15) for a twinbill on Friday, April 18th at 4 p.m.
April 16, 2014 Career Days From Rossi and Simon Lead Softball to Sweep of York St. Joseph's used a combined eight hits, eight RBI and six runs from the freshmen duo of Samantha Rossi and Samantha Simon to sweep York College on Wednesday, defeating the Cardinals 11-0 in the opener and 12-9 in the nightcap.
April 14, 2014 Ten-Run Fifth Helps Propel Softball to Victory Over John Jay St. Joseph's used a 10-run fifth inning versus John Jay to take a 11-2 decision versus the Bloodhounds on Monday. The Lady Bears received a complete game from Jackie Perillo and a two-RBI afternoon from Samantha Rossi.
April 15, 2014 Softball Gameday: Lady Bears at York St. Joseph's (4-10) tries to extend its winning streak to three games with a sweep of York College (5-13) in a doubleheader on Wednesday, April 16th at 4 p.m.
April 15, 2014 Campisi Tabbed HVIAC Softball Rookie of the Week Freshman Geena Campisi was named the HVIAC Rookie of the Week after batting .750 on the week to lead St. Joseph's.
April 14, 2014 Schedule Changes Leads to Busy Week for Softball The St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn) softball team has a busy upcoming week as they play seven games in five days, trying to make up games that were postponed due to weather and opponents having to makeup conference games.
April 13, 2014 Softball Gameday: Lady Bears at John Jay St. Joseph's (3-10) looks to snap a two-game losing streak as they face CUNYAC member John Jay College (5-12) on Monday, April 14th at 5:00 p.m.
April 8, 2014 Softball Gameday: Lady Bears at Briarcliffe College The St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) softball team plays a key USCAA doubleheader against Long Island rivals Briarcliffe College, looking to add to their current three-game winning streak
April 10, 2014 Softball Drops Both Ends of USCAA Twinbill to Briarcliffe No. 20 St. Joseph's (3-10) started off slow in the first game, then could not hold their lead late in the second game as they suffered a doubleheader sweep to No. 8 Briarcliffe College in USCAA action on Thursday afternoon
April 8, 2014 This Week's Schedule Changes for Baseball and Softball The wet weather has forced several schedule changes for both the St. Joseph's baseball and softball teams this coming week.
April 8, 2014 McGowan Tabbed HVIAC Pitcher of the Week; Ferrigno Rookie of the Week Freshmen Jamilynn McGowan and Kristin Ferrigno were named the HVIAC Pitcher and Rookie of the Week after leading St. Joseph's to a 3-2 mark on the week.
April 3, 2014 Softball Gameday: Lady Bears vs. New Rochelle & Lehman St. Joseph's opens their 2014 home slate with doubleheaders against New Rochelle and Lehman. The Lady Bears face the Blue Angels on Friday, April 4th at 3:30 p.m. before concluding the week with a matchup vs. the Lightning on Sunday, April 6th at 3:30 p.m.
April 6, 2014 Softball Increases Winning Streak to Three With Sweep of Lehman St. Joseph's swept a doubleheader with Lehman College on Sunday afternoon. The Lady Bears took the opener 9-4 before earning a 7-3 triumph in the nightcap. Kristin Ferrigno led St. Joseph's with a 4-for-7 day at the plate with a team-high four RBI.
April 4, 2014 McGowan Fires One-Hit Shutout as Softball Overwhelms New Rochelle Freshman Jamilynn McGowan fired a one-hit shutout as St. Joseph's earned a 14-0 win over HVIAC foe New Rochelle on Friday afternoon.
April 1, 2014 Softball Falls in Extras in Sweep by Mount Saint Vincent The Lady Bears (0-8) nearly picked up their first win of the season taking a one-run lead in the first extra inning of the nightcap, but surrendered two unearned runs in the bottom half of the inning in a 3-0, 3-2 sweep by the Dolphins.
March 31, 2014 Softball Gameday: Lady Bears at Mount Saint Vincent St. Joseph's (0-6) returns to action after nearly two weeks off, traveling to Skyline foe Mount Saint Vincent (7-2) for a doubleheader at 3:30 p.m.
March 30, 2014 Rain Forces Postponement of Softball Home Opener Against Yeshiva Rain has forced the postponement of the softball doubleheader scheduled for today against Yeshiva. No makeup date has been set at this time.
March 28, 2014 Softball at Lehman Washed Out Rain has forced the postponement of the softball doubleheader at Lehman. The Lady Bears (0-6) returns to the field for their home and HVIAC opener on Sunday, March 30 hosting Yeshiva at 1 p.m.
March 25, 2014 Molinari and Ferrigno Sweep HVIAC Softball Accolades Cassandra Molinari and Kristin Ferrigno were named the HVIAC Player and Rookie of the Week after leading St. Joseph's at the plate during their season-opening Florida trip.
March 23, 2014 Softball Home Opener vs. Cedar Crest Rescheduled Due to the frigid forecast, today's softball doubleheader vs. Cedar Crest College Falcons has been postponed and rescheduled to Tuesday, April 8th at Preller Field.
March 14, 2014 Softball Gameday: Lady Bears at Ave Maria St. Joseph's continues its Florida swing with a doubleheader at fellow USCAA school Ave Maria on Wednesday, March 19th at 2 p.m.
March 14, 2014 Softball Gameday: Lady Bears vs. Wisconsin-Superior and Brockport St. Joseph's ends its Florida trip with matchups against Wisconsin-Superior and Brockport on Thursday, March 20th beginning at 11 a.m.
March 20, 2014 Softball Concludes Gene Cusic Classic With Losses to Wisconsin-Superior and Brockport St. Joseph's dropped both games at the Gene Cusic Classic on Thursday, falling 8-0 to both Wisconsin-Superior and Brockport. Cassandra Molinari and Kristin Ferrigno each went 1-for-4 on the day to lead the Lady Bears offensively.
March 19, 2014 Softball Swept by USCAA foe Ave Maria in Florida St. Joseph's dropped both ends of a doubleheader at Ave Maria on Wednesday. The Lady Bears dropped game one 23-1 before suffering a 12-4 setback in the nightcap. Cassandra Molinari finished 3-for-5 on the day with an RBI, while Kristin Ferrigno went 1-for-4 with a three-RBI double in game two.
March 14, 2014 Softball Gameday: Lady Bears vs. Alfred State & New England St. Joseph's begins their 2014 campaign in Florida with matchups against Alfred State and University of New England on Monday, March 17th beginning at 9 a.m.
March 17, 2014 Softball Drops Pair in Season Opener at Gene Cusic Classic St. Joseph's dropped both ends of a doubleheader at the Gene Cusic Classic in Fort Myers, Fla. on Monday afternoon. The Lady Bears opened the day with a 5-4 loss to Alfred State before falling to University of New England 11-0 in five innings in game two. Jackie Perillo went 2-for-5 at the dish and threw a complete game in game one while Cassandra Molinari went 3-for-7 over the two games.
March 13, 2014 Softball Launches 2014 Campaign with Championship Aspirations The St. Joseph's (Brooklyn) softball team begins their 2014 season with a trip to Florida, hoping to kick start their chances at a return to the USCAA National Championships after a one-year hiatus
November 6, 2013 St. Joseph's Sends Three to NCAA Student-Athlete Leadership Forum Softball senior outfielder Christina Quintana, men's basketball sophomore forward Michael Megafu and sports information intern Kyle Goodhart will represent St. Joseph's at the NCAA forum in Providence, R.I. from November 7-10.
September 10, 2013 Baseball and Softball to Conduct Fall Informational Meetings This Week All men and women interested in participating on the baseball or softball teams this spring are invited to attend a Fall Informational meeting to discuss tryouts and the fall season.
July 25, 2013 Varsity Sports to Compete in New Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference All 13 SJC varsity sports will now compete under the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference starting this Fall.
July 17, 2013 Top 10 Moments: #6 – Bears and Lady Bears Athletes Recognized For Outstanding Seasons The 2012-13 sports season at SJC concluded with many accolades for our student-athletes. No. 6 on our countdown is honors five of these athletes for their standout performances from the last year.
July 3, 2013 Top 10 Moments: #8 - Softball Rallies From Eight Down, Caps Season With HVWAC Crown The Lady Bears highlighted the 2013 campaign with one of the best comebacks in SJC history and their fifth straight Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference title.
July 2, 2013 Ten Lady Bears Earn HVWAC Winter/Spring All-Academic Honors Haley Betancourt, Erin Collins, Jaclyn Montana and Laura Sonnylal from swimming; Kristin D'Chiutiis and Janie Doran from basketball; Christina Quintana from softball and Teresa Mangan, Danielle Marino and Megan Moran were named to the 2013 HVWAC Winter/Spring All-Academic Team.
May 31, 2013 Congratulations to the Graduating Student-Athletes from the Class of 2013 The Athletics Department would like to congratulate its student-athletes from the 2013 graduating class.
May 29, 2013 Marino Named Co-Player of the Year Headlining Seven on All-Independent Teams Senior Danielle Marino caps her career with Association of Division III Independents Co-Player of the Year honors leading Cassandra Molinari and Andrea Sideli on the All-Independent First Team and Mabel Vargas, Maria Randazzo, Jackie Perillo and Morgan Summers on the second team.
May 15, 2013 Marino, Mangan, Moran, Quintana and Perillo Earn USCAA All-Academic Team Honors Danielle Marino, Teresa Mangan, Megan Moran, Christina Quintana and Jackie Perillo were all named to the USCAA National All-Academic Team for their accomplishments in the classroom and on the diamond helping lead the Lady Bears to a 15-17-1 record this year.
May 5, 2013 Four Lady Bears Highlight HVWAC All-Conference Softball Team Four Lady Bears received year-end conference recognition as Danielle Marino, Mabel Vargas, Jackie Perillo and Cassandra Molinari headlined the 2013 HVWAC All-Conference Softball Team.
May 5, 2013 Lady Bears Softball Cruises to HVWAC Invitational Title The Lady Bears captured the 2013 Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Invitational Tournament title defeating Yeshiva University, 12-0, in the semifinals and Sarah Lawrence, 14-1, in the championship on Sunday afternoon. Jackie Perillo had a career day combining to throw a no-hitter against the Maccabees while going a perfect 7-for-7 on the day at the plate with two home runs and eight RBI, and was named Tournament MVP.
May 4, 2013 Lady Bears Softball Comes Up Empty on Senior Day vs. Briarcliffe The Lady Bears dropped a hard-fought doubleheader to Briarcliffe College, 4-1 and 8-1, on Senior Day. Mabel Vargas pitched game one going 6 1/3 innings surrendering four earned runs on nine hits while also going 1-for-3 at the dish scoring St. Joseph's lone run in the opener.
May 2, 2013 Lady Bears Softball Swept by Sibling Rivals St. Joseph's (L.I.) The Lady Bears (14-15-1) took early leads in the opening game of their twinbill against sibling rivals St. Joseph's (Long Island), but dropped both ends 6-4 and 11-0. Danielle Marino knocked two hits on the evening with a double and a RBI. Read more: http://bit.ly/134Nosq
May 1, 2013 Molinari Tabbed AD3I and HVWAC Softball Player of the Week After batting .400 and accumulating eight RBI, five runs scored and four doubles and leading the Lady Bears to a 4-2 record last week, sophomore catcher/infielder Cassandra Molinari was named the Association of Division III Independents and Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Player of the Week.
May 1, 2013 Lady Bears Sweep Weekly HVWAC Softball Honors For Second Straight Week Mabel Vargas was named Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week and Maria Randazzo was named Rookie of the Week as the Lady Bears took home all three weekly softball accolades.
April 26, 2013 USCAA Softball Coaches Poll Update - Week 6 The latest United States Collegiate Athletic Association Coaches' Poll released Friday has the Lady Bears sliding up a spot to No. 14.
April 28, 2013 Perillo & Marino Toss Combined No-Hitter, Vargas Fires One-Hitter as Softball Sweeps Sarah Lawrence Jackie Perillo and Danielle Marino combined for a no-hitter and Mabel Vargas followed with a one-hitter as St. Joseph's (14-13-1) captured a doubleheader sweep of Sarah Lawrence, 13-1 and 8-0, on Sunday.
April 26, 2013 Lady Bears Softball Almost Earns Split, But Drops Two to Baruch St. Joseph's (12-13-1) took a 6-4 lead through four innings in the nightcap of a doubleheader against the Bearcats, but the Lady Bears couldn't hold on for a split falling 7-0 and 9-6 in the first meeting between the squads since 2007. Cassandra Molinari collected three hits, three RBI and a double over the twin bill.
April 25, 2013 Lady Bears Softball Sweeps Sarah Lawrence to Move Above .500 The Lady Bears (12-11-1, 2-0 HVWAC) rang out 32 hits over a 12-1 (5 inning) and 11-1 doubleheader sweep of Sarah Lawrence. Jackie Perillo improved to 6-3 in the circle allowing one run over five innings of work and knocked four hits including a homer, scoring four times. Danielle Marino collected five hits, four doubles and two RBI also scored her 100th career run.
April 24, 2013 Perillo Named Pitcher of the Week, Summers Rookie of the Week as Lady Bears Sweep HVWAC Honors The Lady Bears took home all three Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference softball weekly awards as sophomore Jackie Perillo won her second Pitcher of the Week award and freshman Morgan Summers was named Rookie of the Week.
April 23, 2013 Marino Captures USCAA, AD3I, HVWAC Softball Player of the Week Accolades After batting .833 last week and leading St. Joseph's to a 3-1 mark, Lady Bears senior catcher/second baseban Danielle Marino captured softball Player of the Week honors from all three SJC affiliations, honored by the United States Collegiate Athletic Association, Association of Division III Independents and the Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference.
April 20, 2013 Softball Doubleheader at Purchase Postponed; Senior Day Scheduled For May 4 vs. Briarcliffe Due to poor field conditions, today's softball twin bill at Purchase has been postponed. No make up date has been set at this time. Additionally, the Briarcliffe doubleheader previously postponed has been rescheduled for Saturday, May 4th and the Lady Bears will celebrate Senior Day.
April 19, 2013 Softball Earns Split With Borough Rivals Brooklyn College After being held to four hits in a 7-3 loss in the opener of a doubleheader, Danielle Marino batted 4-for-4 and Andrea Sideli drove in three RBI as the Lady Bears (10-11-1) used a 13-hit outburst to take an 8-6 victory over Brooklyn College in the nightcap. Jackie Perillo batted 3-for-4 with two triples and three runs scored to help her cause in the circle as she improved to 5-3.
April 20, 2013 USCAA Baseball and Softball Coaches Poll Update - Week 5 The latest United States Collegiate Athletic Association Coaches’ Polls released yesterday has the Bears falling four spots to No. 8 and the Lady Bears dropping two spots to No. 15.
April 18, 2013 Marino Knocks 100th Hit, Perillo Blasts Grand Slam in Softball Sweep of New Rochelle Danielle Marino went 5-for-6 and finished with four RBI and Jackie Perillo launched her first career grand slam and contributed an eight-RBI night leading the Lady Bears (9-10-1) to a 18-3 and 15-4 sweep of The College of New Rochelle in HVWAC action. Both Perillo and Marino also earned the wins in the circle.
April 17, 2013 Lady Bears Softball at Sarah Lawrence Postponed Today's Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference softball doubleheader at Sarah Lawrence College has been postponed. No make up date has been set at this time
April 15, 2013 USCAA Baseball and Softball Coaches Poll Update - Week 4 The latest United States Collegiate Athletic Association Coaches’ Polls released today has the Bears dropping down a spot into a tie for fourth while the Lady Bears slide up one spot to No.13.
April 12, 2013 Softball and Men's Tennis Games Washed Out Today's softball doubleheader at Sarah Lawrence and men's tennis match at Cooper Union have been postponed due to inclement weather.
April 10, 2013 Perillo Takes Home USCAA and HVWAC Softball Pitcher of the Week Honors Sophomore Jackie Perillo was named the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) and Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference (HVWAC) Softball Pitcher of the Week after throwing the 16th no-hitter in St. Joseph's College (Brooklyn) history.
April 10, 2013 Vargas Awarded HVWAC Softball Player of the Week Senior Mabel Vargas was named the Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference (HVWAC) Softball Player of the Week after finishing the week going 9-for-15 (.600) at the plate while also throwing a one-hitter against New Rochelle.
April 6, 2013 Staten Island Uses Big Innings in Sweep of Lady Bears Softball The Lady Bears (7-10-1) were held to just seven hits over a 12-0 and 15-3 doubleheader sweep by Staten Island in the first meeting of the two schools since 2004. Danielle Marino went 2-for-5 with a RBI and two doubles. Jackie Perillo also went 2-for-5 with a run scored and a walk.
April 5, 2013 Softball Schedule Changes For the Month of April The Lady Bears doubleheader at Staten Island originally scheduled for April 16th has been moved to tomorrow with first pitch set for 3 p.m. Please click the following link to view all the changes to the schedule.
April 4, 2013 Perillo Fires No-Hitter, Vargas Tosses One-Hitter in Softball Sweep of New Rochelle Jackie Perillo struck out six and flirted with a perfect game and the Lady Bears (7-8-1) rang out 27 hits over a 9-0 and 14-0 doubleheader sweep of The College of New Rochelle on Thursday afternoon. Mabel Vargas batted 3-for-4 with four RBI, two runs and a triple. Cassandra Molinari went 5-for-7 with three RBI.
April 3, 2013 Softball's Streak Ends at John Jay, Darkness Forces Tie in Nightcap The Lady Bears (5-8-1) scored three runs on three hits and nearly earned a split against John Jay College but had to settle for a 3-3 draw in the nightcap that called after six innings due to darkness. St. Joseph’s dropped the opener 5-3 after committing five miscues that led to three unearned runs.
April 3, 2013 Vargas and Quintana Sweep AD3I and HVWAC Softball Honors Senior Mabel Vargas was named the Association of Division III Independents Player of the Week and Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week and teammate Christina Quintana received HVWAC Player of the Week honors for the first time in her career.
April 1, 2013 Lady Bears Softball Shocks Lightning Overcoming Eight-Run Deficit in Walk-Off Sweep St. Joseph's (5-7) captured their fourth-straight win scoring nine unanswered runs in game one of a doubleheader vs. Lehman, capped by a Mabel Vargas bases-clearing triple that gave the Lady Bears a 13-12 walk-off win. SJC would complete the sweep with a 5-3 win in the nightcap.
March 28, 2013 Lady Bears Softball Sweeps Doubleheader vs. York Senior Mabel Vargas fired a two-hit complete game shutout, scattering four hits over 10 innings of work and the Lady Bears bats came alive for 25 hits and 18 runs as St. Joseph’s (3-7) swept York College 4-0 and 14-5 (five innings) at home. Christina Quintana went 3-for-4 with five RBI, two runs and a pair of doubles.
March 22, 2013 Softball Swept by Mount Saint Vincent in Home Opener The Lady Bears (1-7) knocked 10 hits in the nightcap and took a 3-2 lead after five innings, but could avoid a sweep, dropping 16-1 and 7-3 decisions to Mount Saint Vincent in their home opener on Friday. Danielle Marino went 3-for-6 with two runs, a triple, walk and two stolen bases. Christina Quintana went 3-for-3 with a double and RBI.
March 19, 2013 Lady Bears Sweep HVWAC Softball Honors; Vargas Player, Randazzo Rookie of the Week Mabel Vargas was named the Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Player of the Week after recording St. Joseph's first win of the season in the circle while Maria Randazzo took home the conference's top rookie honors after going 3-for-10 in the Lady Bears season-opening Florida trip.
March 17, 2013 Softball Concludes Gene Cusic Classic With Losses to Smith and Worcester State Cassandra Molinari went 2-for-5 as St. Joseph's fell to Smith College, 5-0, and Worcester State, 12-0, on Sunday afternoon to conclude their season-opening Florida trip with a 1-5 mark.
March 15, 2013 Softball Picks Up First Win with Triumph Over Dallas, Falls to Wisconsin Lutheran to Split Day Two of Gene Cusic Senior Mabel Vargas tossed five strong innings and batted 3-for-3, scoring twice and drove in a run to lead St. Joseph's (1-3) to a 12-4 victory over Dallas. The Lady Bears fell to Wisconsin Lutheran, 8-0, in game two of the Lady Bears doubleheader in Fort Myers, FL. Millicia Malvasio batted 3-for-6 over the afternoon with three runs scored.
March 14, 2013 Lady Bears Drop Both Ends of Florida Opener to Drew and Medaille Danielle Marino went 2-for-4 with two RBI including the 50th of her career as the St. Joseph's fell to Drew University, 15-3, and Medaille College, 7-2, in the Lady Bears season-opening doubleheader in Cape Coral, FL.
January 31, 2013 Softball Tryouts - Sunday, February 2 Softball tryouts for all interested women will be held on Sunday, February 2 at 1 pm in the Tuohy Gym. You must be cleared by the athletic training staff prior to trying out.
September 18, 2012 Basketball, Softball, Swimming & Wrestling Informational Meetings Mandatory meetings for all men and women interested in participating on the basketball, softball, swimming or wrestling teams will take place this week and next. Read the article for specific dates, times and locations.
August 8, 2012 Top 10 Moments – #3 Perfection… Repeated Pitching one perfect game is enough of an accomplishment, but Alyson Chiaramonte has five to her name after tossing back-to-back perfect games this season and assembling a streak of 50 consecutive batters retired.
July 26, 2012 Baseball & Softball Record Books Released Did you know the softball team has an 131-19 all-time record (.877) at home or that the 2010 baseball team hit 21 home runs, including 4 grand slams? That and more tidbits about both teams in the record books released today.
July 18, 2012 Top 10 Moments: #6 - Softball Dominates HVWAC, Returns to USCAA Nationals The Lady Bears softball team, who produced the most wins by a varsity team over the past four seasons and earned their fourth straight trip to nationals, rounds out the first half of our top 10 list.
June 27, 2012 Top 10 Moments: #9 – 2011-12, One For The Record Books... Our second weekly installment of our Top 10 list looks back at the collection of individual accomplishments over the past year.
May 31, 2012 Final NCAA Division III Softball Statistics Released In the final Division III Softball statistics released last week, Alyson Chiaramonte finished in the top 10 in three statistical categories highlighted by her 4th place ranking in shutouts. As as team, the Lady Bears finished in the top 20 in three categories and in the top 50 in six categories overall.
May 24, 2012 Chiaramonte Takes Top AD3I Softball Honors as Seven Named to All-Independent Teams Alyson Chiaramonte is named the Association of Division III Independents Co-Player and Co-Pitcher of the Year, receiving both honors for the second time. Joining her on the First Team All-Independent are Lisa Scheer, Danielle Marino and Andrea Sideli. Caitlyn Kakavas, Cassandra Molinari and Jackie Perillo were named to the Second Team.
May 16, 2012 Ultimate Athlete Magazine Spotlight on Alyson Chiaramonte Senior Alyson Chiaramonte was featured in the Spring 2012 College Edition of Ultimate Athlete Magazine, reviewing her many accomplishments over her four-year career. The article can be found on pages 44-48.
May 16, 2012 Lady Bears Defeat Mont Alto to Capture 7th Place at Nationals The Lady Bears knocked 12 hits and cruised past Penn State Mont Alto, 10-0, in the 7th Place Game of the USCAA National Championships. Alyson Chiaramonte was named Player of the Game batting 3-for-4 with two RBI and two doubles, and earned the win, tossing four scorless innings, striking out seven and allowing only two hits.
May 15, 2012 Lady Bears Comeback Bid to Penn State Beaver Falls Short Ending Nationals Run The Lady Bears needed three runs in their final at-bat, loaded the bases with no outs and scored two runs, but couldn't complete the comeback falling 3-2 to Penn State Beaver ending their hopes for their first USCAA National Championship
May 15, 2012 Lady Bears Fall to Spalding in USCAA Nationals Opener Spalding jumped out to an early lead and held the Lady Bears to two hits, taking a 4-0 victory in the opener of the USCAA National Championships. The Lady Bears will face Penn State Beaver at 8 pm in an elimination game of the double-elimination tournament.
May 14, 2012 Chiaramonte, Kakavas, Scheer and Quintana Collect USCAA Year-End Honors Alyson Chiaramonte was selected her fourth straight USCAA All-American team, the first SJC student-athlete to even accomplish that feat. Caitlyn Kakavas and Lisa Scheer received All-American honorable mention and Christina Quintana was named to the USCAA National All-Academic Team.
May 12, 2012 Chiaramonte's Blast, 12th Shutout Leads Lady Bears Past Briarcliffe Alyson Chiaramonte hit a three-run home run in the first inning and tossed a two-hit shutout, striking out nine to lead the Lady Bears to a 3-0 victory over Briarcliffe extending their winning streak to nine.
May 9, 2012 Troise and Scheer Sweep USCAA Weekly Accolades After hitting the first cycle in Lady Bears history and capturing HVWAC Tournament MVP honors, Jillian Troise was named USCAA Player of the Week and Lisa Scheer was named Pitcher of the Week after a pair of shutouts last week.
May 9, 2012 Lady Bears Climb DIII Statistical Leaderboard After a dominating 4-0 week, the Lady Bears are ranked 12th in the nation in scoring and have moved into the top 25 in four statistical categories and into the top 50 in eight categories. Alyson Chiaramonte now ranks in the top 10 in three categories.
May 9, 2012 USCAA Softball National Championship Field Announced, Lady Bears Earn Sixth Seed The 2012 USCAA Softball National Championship bracket has been released and the #6 Lady Bears have drawn #3 Spalding for their first round game on Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 4 pm. The second round of the double elimination tournament sets up a potential matchup with either #2 Lindenwood-Belleville or #7 Penn State Beaver.
May 8, 2012 Four Lady Bears Highlight HVWAC All-Conference Softball Team Four Lady Bears received year-end conference recognition as Alyson Chiaramonte, Lisa Scheer, Caitlyn Kakavas and Andrea Sideli headlined the 2012 HVWAC All-Conference Softball Team
May 8, 2012 Lady Bears To Make Fourth Straight Run at USCAA National Championship The Lady Bears will make their fourth straight appearance, sixth all-time, at the USCAA Softball National Championship to be held on Tuesday, May 15th through Thursday, May 17th at Firestone Stadium in Akron, Ohio.
May 5, 2012 Troise Hits For Cycle; Lady Bears Claim HVWAC Title The Lady Bears launched five homers in a pair of shutout victories over Sarah Lawrence and Albertus Magnus to capture their fourth straight HVWAC title. Jillian Troise was named Tournament MVP batting 4-for-5 with six RBI and three runs, the first Lady Bear to ever hit for the cycle in the semifinal vs. Sarah Lawrence.
May 2, 2012 Lady Bears, Chiaramonte Ranked Among DIII Softball Leaders The Lady Bears softball team is ranked nationally on the first page of four statistical categories and senior Alyson Chiaramonte ranks in the top 21 in six categories for games played through April 29th.
May 1, 2012 Lady Bears Sweep Weekly Honors for Second Time This Season The Lady Bears captured USCAA, AD3I, HVWAC Player, Pitcher and Rookie of the Week accolades after a 5-1 mark last week. Andrea Sideli received Player of the Week for the first time in her career, Alyson Chiaramonte was named Pitcher of the Week and Jackie Perillo was selected as Rookie of the Week for the second straight week.
April 30, 2012 Lady Bears Blank York to Finish Perfect Home Campaign Alyson Chiaramonte recorded her fourth no-hitter and 10th shutout while Lisa Scheer tossed a two-hit shutout as the Lady Bears defeated York, 11-0 and 10-0. Caitlyn Kakavas reached the 100 career RBI mark going 5-for-5 with six RBI, four runs and a triple, extending her hitting streak to nine.
April 28, 2012 Lady Bears Sweep Brooklyn College on Senior Night The five Lady Bears seniors earned their 101st win, the most of any sport in SJC history, sweeping Brooklyn College on Senior Night, 4-2 and 8-3. Seniors Alyson Chiaramonte and Lisa Scheer each tossed complete game victories, striking out six each and Caitlyn Kakavas delivered a clutch two-out, game-tying double in the sixth inning of the opener.
April 26, 2012 Offense Combines for 30 Runs and 28 Hits, Scheer Collects 100th RBI in Sweep of Lehman St. Joseph's rang out a combined 28 hits and scored 30 runs, highlighted by Lisa Scheer’s 100th career RBI, an Andrea Sideli five-RBI game, and a Danielle Marino two-run home run powering the Lady Bears to 13-2 and 17-5 victories over Lehman.
April 25, 2012 Chiaramonte Ranked in Top 15 in Five Statistical Categories After compiling a 0.88 ERA in 24 innings of work over a four-game stretch last week, striking out 29 batters, senior Alyson Chiaramonte kept pace with the Division III softball leaders and now ranks in the top 15 in five categories.
April 24, 2012 Lady Bears Split Pair of 1-0 Games with St. Joseph's (Long Island) Caitlyn Kakavas blasted a solo home run and Alyson Chiaramonte tossed her ninth shutout to lead the Lady Bears to a 1-0 triumph over St. Joseph's (L.I.) in the twinbill opener. Both teams battled to another 1-0 decision in the nightcap with the Golden Eagles scoring in the first inning and the Lady Bears assembling a two-out rally in their final at-bat, but ended abruptly when a well-hit ball that would have tied the game hit a baserunner for the final out.
April 24, 2012 Chiaramonte Racks Up Player of the Week Honors, Perillo Named HVWAC Rookie of the Week Senior Alyson Chiaramonte earned her third Association of Division III Independents and Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Player of the Week honors and freshman Jackie Perillo was named HVWAC Rookie of the Week for the first time in her career for games ending Sunday, April 22nd.
April 19, 2012 Chiaramonte Tosses Eighth Shutout in Split With Mount St. Vincent Alyson Chiaramonte tossed 12 scoreless innings, struck out 16 and limited Mount Saint Vincent to three hits over a doubleheader - the Lady Bears taking the opener 3-0, before falling 7-5 in the nightcap. Jackie Perillo had four hits with a RBI, Mabel Vargas had three hits, two runs and a RBI. Caitlyn Kakavas had a bases clearing double.
April 18, 2012 Chiaramonte and Molinari Collect Weekly Softball Accolades Recognizing their outstanding performances during a 6-0 week where the Lady Bears extended their winning streak to 15 games, senior pitcher/outfielder Alyson Chiaramonte and freshman second baseman/catcher Cassandra Molinari collected Player, Pitcher and Rookie of the Week honors from the USCAA, AD3I and HVWAC.
April 18, 2012 Alyson Chiaramonte Featured in Staten Island Advance The April 18th edition of the Staten Island Advance features senior Alyson Chiaramonte, why and she came to St. Joseph's and her numerous accomplishments over her four year career.
April 17, 2012 Lady Bears Streak Halted in One-Run Decisions at Old Westbury The Lady Bears battled to 2-1 and 1-0 losses to Old Westbury snapping their 15 game winning streak. Alyson Chiaramonte tossed a two-hitter in the nightcap in a losing effort, also picking up two hits at the plate on the day. Jackie Perillo belted a triple and scored the Lady Bears lone run.
April 15, 2012 Chiaramonte Hurls Second Straight Perfect Game, Lady Bears Sweep John Jay Alyson Chiaramonte tossed her second straight perfect game as the Lady Bears swept John Jay 6-0 and 13-9 to extend their winning streak to 15 games, matching a program record set in 2003. Cassandra Molinari and Jackie Perillo had career days at the plate, collecting a combined 11 hits, nine RBI and seven runs for the twinbill.
April 13, 2012 Chiaramonte Tosses Perfect Game, Scheer One-Hitter in Sweep of Sarah Lawrence Alyson Chiaramonte tossed her third career perfect game and sixth shutout of the season and Lisa Scheer tossed her fourth career one-hitter as the Lady Bears took a HVWAC sweep of Sarah Lawrence, 14-0 and 14-0, extending their win streak to 13 games. Both also did damage at the plate, combining for seven hits, six runs, five RBI and five doubles.
April 11, 2012 Lady Bears Sweep HVWAC Weekly Honors For Second Straight Week Recognizing their outstanding play over a 7-0 stretch over the past two weeks, Alyson Chiaramonte was named HVWAC Player & Pitcher of the Week and freshman Cassandra Molinari was named HVWAC Rookie of the Week for the first time in her career.
April 11, 2012 Softball Schedule Changes Friday's home doubleheader vs. Sarah Lawrence will start at 4:15 p.m. Rescheduled doubleheaders: John Jay on April 15th at 2 pm at home; Old Westbury on April 17th at 4 pm on the road; York on April 30th at 4 pm on the road.
April 10, 2012 Lady Bears Cruise Past New Rochelle in HVWAC Sweep Alyson Chiaramonte and Lisa Scheer each tossed one-hitters and the Lady Bears bats came alive for 27 hits led by Mabel Vargas, Danielle Marino and Jackie Perillo who each had four hits on the afternoon and Millicia Malvasio notched her first career four RBI game as St. Joseph's defeated the Blue Angels, 15-0 and 14-1.
April 7, 2012 Lady Bears Win Ninth Straight Defeating SUNY Canton, 10-2 Junior Mabel Vargas and senior Alyson Chiaramonte each knocked three hits on the afternoon, Vargas extending her hit streak to a team-leading eight games and Chiaramonte recording her 150th career hit as the Lady Bears bypassed SUNY Canton 10-2.
April 5, 2012 Chiaramonte Collects AD3I and USCAA Player of the Week Honors Senior pitcher/outfielder Alyson Chiaramonte has been named the USCAA and the AD3I Player of the Week, recognizing her outstanding performance last week leading the Lady Bears to a 4-0 record where she achieved several career milestones in the process.
April 5, 2012 Lady Bears Conclude Puerto Rico Trip Splitting With Turabo Senior Alyson Chiaramonte tossed her second straight complete game shutout and hit 3-for-4 leading the Lady Bears to a 3-0 win over the University of Turabo on Thursday evening. St. Joseph's split the series dropping a 2-0 decision in game two.
April 4, 2012 Lady Bears Claim First Victory Outside of Continental US Defeating UMET Senior Alyson Chiaramonte hurled a three-hit shutout and Lisa Scheer drove in the only run of the game with a two-out single in the third inning, as the Lady Bears defeated Universidad Metropolitana 1-0.
April 3, 2012 Lady Bears Fall to Rio Piedras to Open Puerto Rico Trip In their first competition outside the continental United States, the Lady Bears 1-0 decision to the University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras in a pitcher’s duel that saw only three hits. Rio Piedras went on to take the nightcap 6-0.
April 1, 2012 Kakavas and Chiaramonte Join Century Clubs During Lady Bears Sweep of Notre Dame of Maryland Senior Caitlyn Kakavas knocked her 100th career hit and senior Alyson Chiaramonte recorded her 100th career RBI as the Lady Bears cruised past Notre Dame (Md.), 13-0 & 16-2. The Lady Bears belted out 31 hits on the afternoon and hit a combined .585.
March 28, 2012 Scheer and Chiaramonte Take Home AD3I, HVWAC Weekly Honors Recognizing their outstanding performances against New Rochelle, senior Lisa Scheer has been named the Association of Division III Independents and Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference Player of the Week and fellow senior Alyson Chiaramonte was recognized as HVWAC Pitcher of the Week
March 27, 2012 Lady Bears Softball Walk-Off Win vs. Purchase Millicia Malvasio knocks a one-out double to left center delivering Cassandra Molinari for a 7-6 victory to sweep Purchase College in eight innings and give Frank P. Carbone his 200th career victory.
March 27, 2012 Chiaramonte, Carbone Reach Milestones in Extra Inning Sweep of Purchase Alyson Chiaramonte notched her 500th career strikeout and 50th win in the circle and head coach Frank P. Carbone earned his 200th career win as the Lady Bears team swept Purchase College 4-1 and 7-6 (8 inn).
March 23, 2012 Chiaramonte Fires No-Hitter, Scheer One-Hitter as Softball Sweeps New Rochelle Alyson Chiaramonte tossed her fifth career no-hitter and Lisa Scheer hurled a one-hitter as the Lady Bears cruised to a pair of 12-0, five inning decisions over New Rochelle. Caitlyn Kakavas collected four hits, five RBI and four runs, while Scheer accumulated five RBI, three runs, three hits and two doubles, as the Lady Bears belted out 18 hits on the afternoon.
March 18, 2012 Lady Bears Force Extras But Leave Florida Empty-Handed The Lady Bears staged a 7th inning rally scoring two runs to force extra innings, but suffered a 4-2 setback to Hendrix College in eight innings to conclude their Florida trip on Sunday. In their first game of the day, the Lady Bears bats were held silent in a 13-0 loss to the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh.
March 16, 2012 Lady Bears Drop Another One-Run Decision in Florida Trip The Lady Bears fell 5-0 to St. Lawrence and 2-1 to Curry in their second day of action at the Gene Cusic Classic. Caitlyn Kakavas produced two hits on the day including a double and RBI and Alyson Chiaramonte surrendered four hits and no earned runs.
March 15, 2012 Lady Bears Last Inning Rally Falls Short, Drop Both Ends of Florida Opener The Lady Bears moved two runners into scoring position with no outs trying to stage a final at-bat rally, but fell one run short dropping a 3-2 decision to Potsdam before suffering 9-2 setback to Mount Mary. Lisa Scheer knocked two hits, with a double, RBI and run scored.
August 1, 2011 Softball Team Featured in Ultimate Athlete Magazine BROOKLYN, NY - The St. Joseph's College softball team was recently featured in the Summer 2011 College Edition of Ultimate Athlete Magazine. Read the article in the online edition of their magazine.
July 30, 2011 Chiaramonte Named AD3I Student-Athlete of the Year OVERLAND PARK, KS – Adding to her long list of accolades, junior pitcher/outfielder Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) was named the 2010-2011 Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Female Student-Athlete of the Year for the second straight season.
July 13, 2011 Hudson Valley All-Academic Teams Announced NEW YORK, NY – The Hudson Valley Men’s Athletic Conference (HVMAC) and the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference (HVWAC) released their All-Academic Teams for the Winter/Spring semester. In total, 13 Bears and Lady Bears received All-Academic Team recognition, pushing the total to 18 for the 2010-11 academic year.
May 17, 2011 Kakavas Tabbed AD3I Student-Athlete of the Month OVERLAND PARK, KS – Junior Caitlyn Kakavas (Bayside, NY/St. Agnes) concluded her season by being named the Association of Division Three Independents (AD3I) Student-Athlete of the Month for the month of April. The Association made the announcement yesterday, giving Kakavas her first Student-Athlete of the Month award in her career. Teammate Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) also won the award this season for the month of March.
May 11, 2011 Chiaramonte AD3I Pitcher of the Year; Eight Lady Bears Named to All-Independent Teams OVERLAND PARK, KS – Junior Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) concluded her dominant season in the circle as the Association of Division III Independent’s (AD3I) Pitcher of the Year. Chiaramonte was also one of three Lady Bears to be named to the AD3I All-Independent First Team. Junior Caitlyn Kakavas (Bayside, NY/St. Agnes) and sophomore Danielle Marino (Maspeth, NY/Mary Louis) joined Chiaramonte on the First Team squad.
May 6, 2011 Lady Bears Defeat Penn College to Finish 2011 Season AKRON, OH – The St. Joseph’s College softball team concluded their 2011 season with a win, defeating #8 Penn College, 9-1, in six innings in the 7th place game of the 2011 USCAA National Softball Championships at Firestone Stadium in Akron, OH.
May 6, 2011 Lady Bears Fall to Penn State Mont Alto in Opener at USCAA Nationals AKRON, OH – In a pitchers’ duel between two USCAA All-Americans, St. Joseph’s came out on the short end, dropping their opening round matchup against Penn State Mont Alto at the USCAA National Softball Championships, 2-1.
May 6, 2011 Lady Bears Championship Hopes Spoiled by Judson AKRON, OH – The St. Joseph’s College softball team was eliminated from the 2011 USCAA National Softball Championships falling 2-0 to #7 Judson College in a rain halted affair that was resumed on Saturday morning.
May 5, 2011 Six Lady Bears Receive USCAA Year End Honors AKRON, OH - Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic), Caitlyn Kakavas (Bayside, NY/St. Agnes) and Danielle Marino (Maspeth, NY/Mary Louis) were named United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) Softball All-Americans, highlighting six Lady Bears named to the All-American and All-Academic Teams. Marino also was named to the National All-Academic Team, becoming the first Bear or Lady Bear in any sport to receive both honors at the same time. The teams were announced at the banquet commencing the 2011 USCAA National Softball Championships.
May 3, 2011 Marino Named AD3I Player of the Week BROOKLYN, NY – For the first time in her career, sophomore Danielle Marino (Maspeth, NY/Mary Louis) has been named the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Player of the Week for the week ending May 1st. Marino joins teammates Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) and Caitlyn Kakavas (Bayside, NY/St. Agnes) as recipients of the weekly honor this season.
May 2, 2011 Lady Bears Seeded Third for USCAA National Softball Championships BROOKLYN, NY – Seedings for the 2011 United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) National Softball Championships have been released and the St. Joseph’s College softball team will enter as the No. 3 seed when play begins on Friday, May 6 at Firestone Stadium in Akron, Ohio.
May 1, 2011 Lady Bears Sweep John Jay for Fourth Straight Win Coming off a win at the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference Invitational, St. Joseph’s had to gear up for a doubleheader with CUNYAC foe John Jay. The Lady Bears had little trouble with the Bloodhounds as they swept the doubleheader, 3-2 and 12-4.
May 1, 2011 Lady Bears Sweep John Jay for Fourth Straight Win BELLEROSE, NY – Coming off a win at the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference Invitational, St. Joseph’s had to gear up for a doubleheader with CUNYAC foe John Jay. The Lady Bears had little trouble with the Bloodhounds as they swept the doubleheader, 3-2 and 12-4.
April 30, 2011 Lady Bears Cruise to HVWAC Invitational Title BRONXVILLE, NY – In preparation for next week’s United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) National Championship Tournament, St. Joseph’s took home the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference (HVWAC) Invitational title. The Lady Bears opened the tournament with a win against Albertus Magnus 13-1 then proceeded to defeat host Sarah Lawrence 11-0 to win the title.
April 29, 2011 Lady Bears Split with Golden Eagles on Alumni and Senior Night BELLEROSE, NY – On an event-filled Friday evening, the St. Joseph’s College Lady Bears softball team battled sister school, St. Joseph’s College – Long Island. Due to a rainy April, the Lady Bears also celebrated Alumni and Senior Night. The capacity crowd was treated to a barbeque and a pair of thrilling games. The home team won the opener 2-0, but couldn’t come back in game two as St. Joseph’s – Long Island earned the split, 4-3.
April 27, 2011 Lady Bears Headed to Nationals for Third Straight Year BROOKLYN, NY – Athletic Director and Head Coach Frank P. Carbone is proud to announce that St. Joseph’s College has accepted a bid to compete in the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) Softball National Championships to be held at Firestone Stadium in Akron Ohio from May 6-9.
April 22, 2011 Lady Bears Sweep Lehman to Wrap Road Stretch BRONX, NY – St. Joseph’s pitchers were on display Friday afternoon in the Bronx against Lehman, holding the Lightning to just one run in the doubleheader sweep. The bats certainly did their part as well, cruising to 9-0 and 9-1 victories. The Lady Bears wrapped up their six-game road trip going 4-2 and are 20-6 on the season, reaching the 20 win mark for the seventh time in program history.
April 20, 2011 Farmingdale Hands Lady Bears Doubleheader Setback FARMINGDALE, NY – The St. Joseph’s College softball team couldn’t get on the board against defending Skyline Conference champions Farmingdale State College, dropping 8-0 and 2-0 decisions on the road on Wednesday afternoon.
April 20, 2011 Lady Bears Reach Third in USCAA Poll BROOKLYN, NY – The Lady Bears successful season has seen them reach new heights. In an announcement made by the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA), St. Joseph’s is ranked third in the latest Coaches' Poll, the highest ever in program history. St. Joseph’s, who started the season ranked 19th, have continually climbed the board as they compiled an impressive 16-4 record.
April 19, 2011 Lady Bears Open HVWAC Play With Sweep of New Rochelle BELLEROSE – St. Joseph’s kicked off their Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference schedule with a doubleheader against New Rochelle. The Lady Bears took care of the Blue Angels, winning 11-3 and 12-0. St. Joseph’s is now 16-4 and have won six straight games.
April 14, 2011 Big Innings Lead Lady Bears to Sweep Over Albertus Magnus BELLEROSE, NY – It took a few innings for St. Joseph’s softball team to get going, but once they found their stroke they kept their foot on the gas pedal, utilizing a high-scoring inning in each game to sweep Albertus Magnus 9-1 and 15-2. The Lady Bears are now 11-1 since returning from Florida and sit at 14-4 on the season.
April 12, 2011 Chiaramonte Tabbed AD3I Student-Athlete of the Month BROOKLYN, NY – Adding to her list of accolades for the 2011 season, junior Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) has been named the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Student-Athlete of the Month for the month of March. Chiaramonte, who was last season’s AD3I Player of the Year, has already won AD3I’s Player of the Week Award for the week ending March 20th, and is a two-time Co-Pitcher of the Week for the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA).
April 10, 2011 Lady Bears Hold Notre Dame to Three Hits in Sweep BEL AIR, MD – Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) tossed a one-hitter and Lisa Scheer (Bayside, NY/Mary Louis) followed with a two-hitter as the St. Joseph’s College softball team cruised to 12-0 and 10-1 victories over the College of Notre Dame of Maryland on Sunday afternoon, boosting their overall record to 12-4 on the season.
April 5, 2011 Kakavas Tabbed USCAA and AD3I Player of the Week; Chiaramonte Co-Pitcher of the Week BROOKLYN, NY – Junior Caitlyn Kakavas (Bayside, NY/St. Agnes) swept the weekly award honors for the Association of Division Three Independents (AD3I) and the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) for the week ending April 3rd. This is Kakavas’ first time winning the award for the AD3I and her second time for the USCAA. She also won the award in May of her freshman year.
April 3, 2011 Kakavas Powers Lady Bears to Split with Briarcliffe BELLEROSE, NY – The Lady Bears lost their lead late in game one, as Briarcliffe tied the game the 6th inning on a two out single, but Caitlyn Kakavas (Bayside, NY/St. Agnes) saved it for St. Joseph’s with a walk-off home run in the 7th to put St. Joseph's on top, 7-5. The blast to left center was her second home run of the season and the first to clear the fences at Padavan-Preller Field by any Lady Bear. It is also Kakavas' second career walk-off game-winning RBI, and the first game-winning homer.
April 2, 2011 Lady Bears Bypass York, Extend Win Streak to Six BELLEROSE, NY – The St. Joseph’s College softball kept their perfect home record intact sweeping York College 8-0 and 10-1 on Saturday afternoon at Padavan-Preller Fields, both games ending in five innings. The Lady Bears improve to 9-3 on the season and are now 9-0 all-time vs. York.
March 30, 2011 Lady Bears Remain Perfect at Home Sweeping Mount Saint Vincent BELLEROSE, NY – After easily dismissing Mount Saint Vincent, 9-1 in game one, the St. Joseph’s College softball team needed a late-inning rally to snap a 4-4 tie, defeating the Dolphins, 6-4, to remain perfect at home at Padavan-Preller Field on Wednesday afternoon.
March 29, 2011 Lady Bears Jump to #6 in USCAA Polls BROOKLYN, NY – In an announcement made today by the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA), the St. Joseph’s softball team is ranked sixth in the weekly coaches poll. The Lady Bears climbed ten spots after being ranked #16 last week, following their 3-3 record in Fort Myers, Florida to open the season. They sit just one point behind Penn State Beaver in the poll.
March 28, 2011 Chiaramonte Tosses Perfect Game, Scheer One-Hitter as Lady Bears Take Home Opener BELLEROSE, NY – Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) remained undefeated in the circle tossing the second perfect game of her career and Lisa Scheer (Bayside, NY/Mary Louis) fired a one-hitter as the Lady Bears christened their new home field, Padavan-Preller Fields, with a doubleheader sweep of City Tech, 13-0 and 14-0.
March 22, 2011 Chiaramonte Garners Weekly Honors BROOKLYN, NY – Junior pitcher Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) was going to have a difficult time topping last year’s season as AD3I Player of the Year and USCAA All-American, but she is well under way to repeating her success. Chiaramonte has been chosen as the AD3I Player of the Week and USCAA Co-Pitcher of the Week for the week ending March 20th.
March 18, 2011 Chiaramonte's Near No-Hitter Helps Lady Bears Wrap Florida Trip at 3-3 Mark FORT MYERS, FL – The St. Joseph’s College softball team wrapped up their most successful spring break trip, splitting a twin bill for the third straight game and returning home with a 3-3 record. The Lady Bears earned their third win defeating Norwich University 3-1 behind a near no-hitter from Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic). St. Joseph’s fell in the second game, 3-0, to Curry College.
March 16, 2011 Lady Bears Prevail in Extra Innings to Earn Second Win of Florida Trip CAPE CORAL, FL – The St. Joseph’s College softball team earned a hard fought victory defeating Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, 3-1, in eight innings at the Gene Cusic Collegiate Classic in Fort Myers, Florida. The Lady Bears dropped a 10-2 decision to St. Mary’s College in the second game of the twinbill.
March 15, 2011 Lady Bears Split With Fredonia State and Smith to Open Season FORT MYERS, FL – The St. Joseph’s College softball team suffered an 11-1 setback in their opener against Fredonia State University, but bounced back with a 4-1 victory over Smith College, kicking off their 2011 campaign at the Gene Cusic Collegiate Classic.
March 15, 2011 Softball Calls Upon Experience to Set Sights on First National Championship BROOKLYN, NY – Coming off a third place finish at the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) last season the Lady Bears softball team is primed to take on the challenge of getting even closer to the first ever National Championship in St. Joseph's College history.
June 4, 2010 Lady Bears Grab Top Honors as Six Named to All-Independent Softball Teams OVERLAND PARK, KS – For the second time in school history, the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Softball Player of the Year reigns from St. Joseph’s College. Sophomore pitcher Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) was selected for the Association’s top honor after a dominating season in the circle and at the plate. St. Joseph’s also grabbed two more of the special year end accolades with freshman shortstop Millicia Malvasio (Brooklyn, NY/Bishop Kearney) tabbed Co-Rookie of the Year and Frank P. Carbone named Coach of the Year.
May 10, 2010 Lady Bears Capture Third Place at Nationals in a Thriller Over Briarcliffe AKRON, OH – Andrea Sideli (Brooklyn, NY/Bishop Kearney) scored on a walk-off sacrifice fly from Millicia Malvasio (Brooklyn, NY/Bishop Kearney) in the bottom of the 7th inning to give the #6 St. Joseph’s College softball team a 1-0 victory over #4 Briarcliffe College on Monday afternoon in the third place game of the USCAA National Softball Championships.
May 9, 2010 Lady Bears Championship Run Ends with Loss in Semis AKRON, OH – The St. Joseph’s College softball team carried a two run lead into the sixth inning against #2 seed St. Mary-of-the-Wood, but a seven run frame ended the Lady Bears bid for their first USCAA National Championship, falling 8-2 in the semifinals on Sunday evening at Firestone Stadium.
May 9, 2010 Kakavas Pulls Lady Bears from Elimination at USCAA Nationals St. Joseph's Advances to Semifinal Round AKRON, OH – Sophomore catcher Caitlyn Kakavas (Bayside, NY/St. Agnes) delivered a two-out single in bottom of the seventh inning that plated two runs leading the Lady Bears to a comeback 4-3 victory, over #7 Southern State CC helping the Lady Bears escape elimination and advance in the USCAA National Softball Tournament
May 8, 2010 Kakavas Pulls Lady Bears from Elimination at USCAA Nationals AKRON, OH – Sophomore catcher Caitlyn Kakavas (Bayside, NY/St. Agnes) delivered a two-out single in bottom of the seventh inning that plated two runs leading the Lady Bears to a comeback 4-3 victory, over #7 Southern State CC helping the Lady Bears escape elimination and advance in the USCAA National Softball Tournament.
May 7, 2010 Five Lady Bears Receive USCAA Year-End Accolades AKRON, OH – The United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) announced their 2010 Softball All-American and All-Academic Teams at the awards banquet commencing the 2010 USCAA National Softball Championship. Alyson Chiaramonte and Millicia Malvasio were All-American selections and Lisa Scheer received All-American Honorable Mention. Jackie Marinello and Christina Girardi were named to the All-Academic Team.
May 3, 2010 Lady Bears to Compete in USCAA Softball National Championships BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College softball team has formally accepted a bid to compete in the 2010 United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) Softball National Championships held in Akron, Ohio from May 7-11.
May 2, 2010 Palmieri's Grand Slams Give Lady Bears HVWAC Tournament Championship BRONXVILLE, NY – Emily Palmieri (Staten Island, NY/St. John's Villa) blasted two grand slams and knocked in nine runs powering the St. Joseph’s College softball team to the 2010 Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference Invitational championship. Palmieri was also named the tournament Most Valuable Player.
April 30, 2010 Chiaramonte & Sideli Capture Weekly Accolades BROOKLYN, NY – In announcements released earlier this week, sophomore Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) was selected as Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Softball Player of the Week and Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference (HVWAC) Softball Pitcher of the Week and freshman Andrea Sideli (Brooklyn, NY/Bishop Kearney)was named HVWAC Softball Rookie of the Week for games ending April 25th.
April 27, 2010 Lady Bears Rally From Six Down to Sweep John Jay BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College softball team plated six runs in the sixth inning completing a six-run comeback to take a 12-9 victory in the nightcap of the Alumni Night/Breast Cancer Awareness Doubleheader at National Grid Softball Field on Tuesday night. The Lady Bears won the opener, 5-0, behind a four-hit shutout by Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic).
April 23, 2010 Chiaramonte Fires Two-Hitter in Split With Purchase PURCHASE, NY – Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) fired a two-hitter and collected four hits leading the St. Joseph’s College softball team to a split with Purchase College on Friday afternoon. The Lady Bears took the opener 5-1 while the Panthers earned the split in the nightcap 5-2.
April 21, 2010 Chiaramonte & Vargas Garner Weekly Accolades BROOKLYN, NY – Highlighting an impressive week going 4-0 in the circle and batting .583 leading the Lady Bears to six wins on the week, sophomore Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) has been named the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) and Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference (HVWAC) Player of the Week and United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) Pitcher of the Week as announced by each association earlier this week.
April 20, 2010 Lady Bears Ground Screaming Eagles, Win Sixth Straight BROOKLYN, NY – Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) and Andrea Sideli (Brooklyn, NY/Bishop Kearney) drove in three runs each leading the St. Joseph’s College softball team to a non-conference sweep of College of St. Elizabeth, 8-0 & 11-0, both in five innings, on Tuesday evening at National Grid Softball Field.
April 18, 2010 Chiaramonte Hurls One-Hitter in HVWAC Sweep of Sarah Lawrence BROOKLYN, NY – Sophomore Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) accumulated four hits, drove in four runs and tossed a one-hit shutout leading the St. Joseph’s College softball team to a sweep of a Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference doubleheader, 10-0 and 11-0, over Sarah Lawrence College at National Grid Softball Field on Sunday afternoon in front of the largest home crowd this season as the team celebrated Family & Friends Day.
April 17, 2010 Lady Bears Silence Lightning in Sweep of Twinbill BROOKLYN, NY – Danielle Marino (Maspeth, NY/Mary Louis) knocked in three runs and Lisa Scheer (Bayside, NY/Mary Louis) flirted with a perfect game leading the St. Joseph’s College softball team to a 12-4, 10-1 sweep of a non-conference doubleheader against CUNY foe Lehman College on Saturday afternoon at National Grid Softball Field.
April 15, 2010 Lady Bears Down Brooklyn College BROOKLYN, NY – Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) allowed only two runs and Caitlyn Kakavas (Bayside, NY/St. Agnes) and Emily Palmieri (Staten Island, NY/St. John's Villa) each drove in a run and scored once to lead the St. Joseph’s College softball team to a 6-2 victory in the opener of a non-conference doubleheader against Brooklyn College on Thursday. The nightcap was called due to darkness ending in a 3-3 tie.
April 14, 2010 Scheer and Malvasio Tabbed for USCAA, AD3I and HVWAC Weekly Accolades BROOKYLN, NY – Recognizing their outstanding play in a week that the Lady Bears picked up five wins, Lisa Scheer (Bayside, NY/Mary Louis) was named Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Player of the Week and selected as Pitcher of the Week by the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) and the Hudson Valley Women's Athletic Conference (HVWAC). Freshman Millicia Malvasio (Brooklyn, NY/Bishop Kearney) was named HVWAC Player of the Week and given USCAA Honorable Mention.
April 13, 2010 Pitchers Dominate in Clash With Old Westbury BROOKLYN, NY – Sophomore Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) struck out 12 batters and allowed only two hits, leading the St. Joseph’s College softball team to a 6-0 non-conference victory over Old Westbury on Tuesday night at National Grid Greenpoint Softball Field. The Panthers earned a split in the nightcap, 4-0, behind a 16 strikeout shutout from freshman Alyssa Clancy (Remsenburg, NY).
April 12, 2010 Scheer Thows No-Hitter in Sweep of New Rochelle BRONXVILLE, NY – Sophomore Lisa Scheer (Bayside, NY/Mary Louis) tossed a no-hitter (five innings) and struck out seven, leading the St. Joseph’s College softball team to a Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference sweep of the College of New Rochelle 18-0 and 10-2 on Sunday afternoon.
April 10, 2010 Briarcliffe Slips Past Lady Bears HOLTSVILLE, NY – In a heated battle between two-ranked USCAA squads, #6 Briarcliffe College edged out the #7 St. Joseph’s College softball team in a duo of one-run contests at the PAL Sports Complex on Saturday afternoon. Millicia Malvasio (Brooklyn, NY/Bishop Kearney) collected four hits with three doubles over the twinbill to lead the Lady Bears at the plate.
April 6, 2010 Lady Bears Cruise Past City Tech BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College softball team earned their second sweep of City Tech on combining for 23 hits and 24 runs in 9-0 and 15-1 wins on Tuesday night at National Grid Softball Field. Lisa Scheer (Bayside, NY/Mary Louis) notched four hits with three RBI in the series and Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) tossed a one-hit shutout.
April 5, 2010 Lady Bears Split One-Run Contests With Mount Saint Vincent YONKERS, NY – Freshman Millicia Malvasio (Brooklyn, NY/Bishop Kearney) knocked five hits including her first career home run powering the St. Joseph’s College softball team to a split with Mount Saint Vincent, taking the opener 4-3 and dropping the nightcap by the same score.
April 3, 2010 Lady Bears Split With St. Joseph’s-Long Island PATCHOGUE, NY – Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) pitched her third shutout of the season and Danielle Marino (Maspeth, NY/Mary Louis) knocked three hits, leading the St. Joseph’s College softball team to a 9-0 victory over sister campus St. Joseph’s-Long Island on Saturday afternoon. The Eagles split the series taking the nightcap 7-2.
April 1, 2010 Lady Bears Ground York Cardinals BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College softball combined for 22 runs on 13 hits in a sweep of York College 12-4, 10-2 on Thursday afternoon at National Grid Softball Field. The Lady Bears improve to 7-5 and snap a five-game skid while the Cardinals fall to 0-8.
March 25, 2010 Three Featured in Local Papers BROOKLYN, NY – Joe Harten (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) and Chris Davidson (San Carlos, CA/Carlmont) of the St. Joseph’s College baseball team and Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) of the softball team are featured in today’s issue of the Staten Island Advance and Brooklyn Star/Queens Ledger.
March 25, 2010 Lady Bears Turn Game-Ending Double Play to Hold Off Edgewood TUCSON, AZ – The St. Joseph’s College softball team earned their second ever victory at the Tucson Invitational Games in their fifth appearance, and improved to 5-0 to start the season defeating Edgewood College 4-2 on Thursday afternoon at Lincoln Field.
March 23, 2010 Chiaramonte Named USCAA & AD3I Softball Player of the Week BROOKLYN, NY – Sophomore pitcher/outfielder Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) led the St. Joseph’s College softball team to a 4-0 start to their 2010 season earning two wins on the mound and batting .727 (8-for-11) and was selected as the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) Pitcher of the Week and Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Player of the Week for games ending March 21 as announced in releases by both Associations earlier today.
March 21, 2010 Lady Bears Remain Undefeated Sweeping City Tech BROOKLYN, NY – The St. Joseph’s College softball team improved to 4-0 to start the 2010 season defeating City Tech twice by a 14-0 margin on Sunday afternoon at National Grid Softball Field. Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) collected four hits, three RBI and four runs and earned a win on the mound in game two, striking out 12.
March 19, 2010 Lady Bears Ground Albertus Magnus in Season Opener WEST HAVEN, CT – The St. Joseph’s College softball team opened their 2010 campaign sweeping Albertus Magnus 9-0 and 16-1 at West Haven High School on Friday night. Danielle Marino (Maspeth, NY/Mary Louis) had an impressive rookie debut collecting seven runs, five hits, four RBI, three doubles and a triple.
May 11, 2009 AD3I All-Independent Softball Teams Announced KANSAS CITY, MO – The Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) named the 2009 All-Independent Softball Teams in a press release sent out earlier today. Freshman pitchers Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) and Lisa Scheer (Queens, NY/Mary Louis) were named First Team All-Independent and senior outfielder Theresa Mendez (Queens, NY/St. Francis Prep) and freshman Caitlyn Kakavas (Queens, NY/St. Agnes) were named Second Team All-Independent. Frank P. Carbone was named 2009 Coach of the Year.
May 11, 2009 Scheer Named AD3I Student-Athlete of the Month KANSAS CITY, MO – For the second straight month and the third time this season, the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Student-Athlete of the Month hails from St. Joseph’s College. Lisa Scheer (Queens, NY/Mary Louis) a freshman pitcher/third baseman has been named the AD3I Student-Athlete of the Month for April 2009.
May 6, 2009 Lady Bears Conclude 2009 Season With Two Losses in USCAA National Championship DECATUR, IL – The St. Joseph’s College softball team ended their quest for their first USCAA National Championship with two losses in the double elimination tournament falling to Southern Virginia and Penn State-Beaver, both by a score of 5-2. The Lady Bears conclude their 2009 campaign as the winningest team in school’s history with a record of 26-10.
May 5, 2009 Lady Bears Sweep Weekly Softball Accolades BROOKLYN, NY – In announcements released earlier today, Theresa Mendez (Queens, NY/St. Francis Prep) was named Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Player of the Week, Caitlyn Kakavas (Queens, NY/St. Agnes) was named United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) Player of the Week and Lisa Scheer (Queens, NY/Mary Louis) was named USCAA Pitcher of the Week for the week ending May 3. The St. Joseph’s College softball team went 6-0 on the week and captured their third Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference (HVWAC) title and extended their winning streak to eight games.
May 2, 2009 Scheer Blasts Game-Winning RBI Leading Lady Bears to HVWAC Title and Tournament MVP Honors MORRISTOWN, NJ – In one of the most exciting and intense games in St. Joseph’s College and Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference (HVWAC) history, Lisa Scheer (Queens, NY/Mary Louis) delivered the game-winning RBI in extra innings with a shot to the left field fence and struck out 11 leading the #1 seed St. Joseph’s College softball team to their third HVWAC championship with a 2-1 victory in nine innings over #2 College of St. Elizabeth on Saturday afternoon.
May 1, 2009 Lady Bears Seeded #5 for USCAA Softball National Championship NEWPORT NEWS, VA – The United States Collegiate Athletic Association released the seeding for the 2009 USCAA Softball National Championship earlier today. St. Joseph’s will enter the tournament as the number five seed and will face Southern Virginia in the opening round of the double-elimination tournament hosted by Robert Morris College Springfield in Decatur, IL from May 5-7.
April 30, 2009 Kakavas' Game Winning Home Run Completes Lady Bears Sweep of Briarcliffe BROOKLYN, NY – Last week’s HVWAC Rookie of the Week, Caitlyn Kakavas(Queens, NY/St. Agnes) recorded two game-winning RBIs hitting for the cycle over both games leading the St. Joseph’s College softball team to a sweep of USCAA rival Briarcliffe College (17-11). The Lady Bears finish the regular season at 24-8 and become the winningest team in St. Joseph’s College softball history surpassing the 23-win mark set by the 2003 Lady Bears squad.
April 29, 2009 Caitlyn Kakavas and Lisa Scheer Nab Hudson Valley Rookie and Pitcher of the Week Honors BROOKLYN, NY – In reports for the last two weeks released by the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference (HVWAC), Caitlyn Kakavas (Queens, NY/St. Agnes) was named Rookie of the Week for the week ending April 26 and Lisa Scheer (Queens, NY/Mary Louis) was named the Pitcher of the Week for the week ending April 19.
April 28, 2009 Lady Bears Celebrate Senior Night With Sweep of Golden Eagles BROOKLYN, NY – Senior co-captain Theresa Mendez(Queens, NY/St. Francis Prep) had four hits, scored three runs and drove in two over a two-game sweep of sister campus St. Joseph’s College-Long Island on Tuesday night as the Lady Bears celebrated Senior Night. Freshman Lisa Scheer (Queens, NY/Mary Louis) also had four hits, two RBI and a run and picked up a win in the nightcap. This was the first official regular season meeting between the two campuses.
April 27, 2009 Lady Bears Softball Accepts Bid to USCAA National Tournament NEWPORT NEWS, VA – The St. Joseph’s College softball team formally accepted a bid to the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) National Tournament. Bids were extended to seven teams on Friday by the association with the eighth bid going to the winner of the Penn State University Athletic Conference (PSUAC) tournament.
April 25, 2009 Lady Bears Overpower Brooklyn College BROOKLYN, NY – Emily Palmieri (Staten Island, NY/St. John Villa) had three hits and six RBI and Caitlyn Kakavas (Queens, NY/St. Agnes) and Jackie Marinello(Brooklyn, NY/Fontbonne) scored three runs each in an 8-0, 9-1 sweep of Brooklyn College on Saturday afternoon at National Grid Softball Field.
April 23, 2009 Softball Splits With Purchase, Snaps 10 Game Win Streak BROOKLYN, NY – Lisa Scheer (Queens, NY/Mary Louis) pitched a complete game, striking out five and scored the winning run in a 2-1 win over Purchase College on Thursday evening at National Grid Softball Field. The Lady Bears dropped the nightcap, 5-1. Emily Palmieri (Staten Island, NY/St. John’s Villa) hit 4-for-5 on the twin-bill, the only Lady Bear to register multiple hits for the series.
April 21, 2009 Lisa Scheer Named AD3I Player of the Week and USCAA Co-Pitcher of the Week BROOKLYN, NY – In recognition for her outstanding play for the week ending April 19, freshman Lisa Scheer(Queens, NY/Mary Louis) was named Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Player of the Week and United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) Co-Pitcher of the Week in announcements released by both associations earlier today. This is her first time receiving either honor.
April 19, 2009 Lady Bears Surrender One-Hit to New York University Preserving Winning Streak BROOKLYN, NY – The crowd of over 100 who attended Alumni, Family and Friends Day at National Grid field were treated to beautiful spring weather, great food and one of the most exciting finishes in St. Joseph’s College history with the Lady Bears sweeping New York University 1-0 and 4-1 on Sunday afternoon. St. Joseph’s is on a nine-game winning streak and 16-2 since returning from the Tucson Invitational Games to start the season.
April 18, 2009 Lady Bears Shut Out New Rochelle to Capture HVWAC Regular Season Crown BROOKLYN, NY – Freshman Lisa Scheer (Queens, NY/Mary Louis) batted 3-for-6 with five RBI and pitched a complete game two-hit shutout in a sweep of New Rochelle on Saturday afternoon at the National Grid Softball Field. St. Joseph’s finishes conference play undefeated at 3-0 and captures their fourth Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference regular season title, last winning in 2007.
April 16, 2009 Softball Extends Winning Streak to Five With Sweep of Lehman BRONX, NY – Jackie Marinello (Brooklyn, NY/Fontbonne) had three hits, with two runs and two RBI and Emily Palmieri(Staten Island, NY/St. John’s Villa) had one hit, three runs and three RBI in two non-conference wins over Lehman College on Thursday. The St. Joseph’s College softball team improves to 13-7 on the season and is on a five-game winning streak.
April 16, 2009 Lisa Scheer Repeats As HVWAC Player of the Week BROOKLYN, NY – For the second week in the row, Lisa Scheer(Queens, NY/Mary Louis) has captured Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference (HVWAC) Player of the Week honors
April 15, 2009 Alyson Chiaramonte Sweeps Weekly Accolades BROOKLYN, NY – Recognizing her outstanding performance during the week ending April 12, freshman pitcher/outfielder Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) was named AD3I Player of the Week, USCAA Pitcher of the Week and HVWAC Pitcher of the Week.
April 10, 2009 Chiaramonte Pitches Perfect Game in Sweep of Sarah Lawrence BRONXVILLE, NY – Freshman Alyson Chiaramonte(Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) pitched the first perfect game in St. Joseph’s College history in a 10-0 victory (five innings) in the first game of a conference doubleheader against Sarah Lawrence College on Friday afternoon. She also was phenomenal from the plate going 3-for-4 with five RBIs, two runs, and a home run. St. Joseph’s captured the nightcap 11-1, also in five innings.
April 8, 2009 Lisa Scheer and Caitlyn Kakavas Take HVWAC Player and Rookie of the Week Honors NEW YORK, NY – For the second straight week St. Joseph’s has captured two-thirds of the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference (HVWAC) weekly accolades. For their performances during the week ending April 5th, which included a pair of wins over St. Elizabeth, Lisa Scheer (Queens, NY/Mary Louis) was named HVWAC Player of the Week and Caitlyn Kakavas (Queens, NY/St. Agnes) HVWAC Rookie of the Week. This is the first time either player has received the honor.
April 7, 2009 Softball Posts Two Shutouts Over York, Extending Winning Streak to Four BROOKLYN, NY – Lisa Scheer (Queens, NY/Mary Louis) and Alyson Chiaramonte(Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) tossed complete game shutouts to propel the St. Joseph’s College softball team to a sweep over York College 3-0, 8-0 on Tuesday night at National Grid Softball Field. With the wins, St. Joseph’s (8-6) surpasses the .500 mark for the first time this season.
April 7, 2009 Emily Palmieri Receives USCAA Co-Player of the Week Honors NEWPORT NEWS, VA – In recognition of her outstanding play for the week ending April 26, freshman Emily Palmieri(Staten Island, NY/St. John Villa) was named the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) Co-Player of the Week in an announcement released by the association earlier today.
April 7, 2009 Alyson Chiaramonte Named AD3I Student-Athlete of the Month and Receives USCAA Pitcher of the Week Ho KANSAS CITY, MO – A week after receiving Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Softball Player of the Week honors, Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY) has been named the AD3I March Student-Athlete of the Month.
April 5, 2009 Lady Bears Open Conference Play With Sweep of Rival St. Elizabeth’s MORRISTOWN, NJ – St. Joseph’s College softball started their 2009 campaign for the Hudson Valley Women’s Athletic Conference title by defeating College of St. Elizabeth 3-1 and 7-1 on the road on Sunday afternoon. With the win, the Lady Bears (6-6) improve to .500 for the season and are 1-0 in conference. (Only the first game of a HVWAC doubleheader counts toward the conference record.) St. Elizabeth falls to 5-15.
April 1, 2009 Softball Loses to Mount Saint Vincent in Rain Shortened Game BROOKLYN, NY – Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) struck out 12 in a losing effort as the St. Joseph’s College softball team fell to Mount Saint Vincent 4-1 in six innings on Wednesday night at National Grid Softball Field.
March 31, 2009 Alyson Chiaramonte Receives AD3I Softball Player of the Week Honors KANSAS CITY, MO. – For her efforts in a week where St. Joseph’s College softball went 3-0 and a first place finish in the Gallaudet Invitational Tournament, freshman pitcher/outfielder Alyson Chiaramonte (Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) was named the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Softball Player of the Week.
March 28, 2009 Lady Bears Capture First Place in Gallaudet Invitational Softball Tournament (WASHINGTON, D.C.) After weather forced the cancellation of day two of play, tournament hosts Gallaudet University selected St. Joseph’s College women’s softball in first place of the 2009 Softball Bison Invitational. The Lady Bears went 2-0 on day one, with a 10-1 victory over host Gallaudet and a 15-2 victory over Lincoln University, both in five innings.
March 25, 2009 Lady Bears Defeat Albertus Magnus in Home Opener (BROOKLYN, NY) St. Joseph’s College women’s softball invoked the eight-run rule defeating Albertus Magnus College 12-3 in five innings at the National Grid Field in Greenpoint, Brooklyn on Wednesday afternoon. The Lady Bears improve to 2-5 and Albertus Magnus remains winless at 0-3.
March 21, 2009 Softball Drops Two on Second Day of Tucson Invitational (TUCSON, AZ) St. Joseph’s College women’s softball lost to Amherst College 7-0 and Otterbein College 4-0 on Friday afternoon at the Tucson Invitational Games. The Lady Bears fall to 1-3 on the season.
March 20, 2009 Lady Bears Softball Conclude Tucson Invitational With Two Losses (TUCSON, AZ) St. Joseph’s College women’s softball wrapped up their appearance in the Tucson Invitational Games with Pomona-Pitzer College 10-1 and St. Mary’s University 10-0. Despite the 1-5 start, this has been the most successful showing by a Lady Bears team in three trips to Tucson. In addition to picking up their first win in Arizona, St. Joseph’s had respectable performances in all their losses, including two losses that went the full seven innings.
March 19, 2009 Softball Defeats Mount Mary on Opening Day of Tucson Invitational Games (TUCSON, AZ) St. Joseph’s College women’s softball defeated AD3I school Mount Mary College 11-2 to to pick up their first win of the 2009 campaign and their first win three years at the Tucson Invitational Games. Freshman Alyson Chiaramonte(Staten Island, NY/Moore Catholic) was dominant on the mound, pitching a complete game win, striking out 11. In their first game of the day, the Lady Bears lost 10-2 to University of Wisconsin – La Crosse.