2017 Fisher College Softball News

  • Softball Finishes Season with Impressive 16-20 Record
    May 17, 2017
    Boston, Mass.—The Fisher College softball team closed out their 2017 season at the A.I.I. Conference Tournament in Lawrenceville, Georgia against the Edward Waters College Tornados by a score of 6-4. For the first time under Coach Laramie, the Falcons ranked 3-out-of-4 teams to earn a playoff berth. Finishing the regular season 16-18 the Falcons earned the fourth seed and took on #5 Georgia Gwinnett College in the opening round losing 19-1. The team turned around and played a solid game against EWC in the elimination game eventually dropping the contest 6-4.
  • Falcons Eliminated from Conference Tournament
    May 05, 2017
    LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – Day two of the Association of Independent Institutions Softball Championship tournament survived wet and rainy conditions to put four games in the books on Friday at the Grizzly Softball Complex in Lawrenceville, Ga.
  • Four Falcons Earn A.I.I. Post Season Awards
    May 04, 2017
    LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – Four women's softball players from Fisher College earned spots on the A.I.I. All Conference Teams. The Falcons went 16-18 in the regular season earning them the #3 seed in the A.I.I. Conference Tournament and finishing as the #4 seed. The 2017 campaign led by the four Falcons tripled the amount of wins from the 2016 season. Senior Morgan Selmi and freshman Corrie Edstrom earned spots on the first team while junior Kristina Brown and junior Rebecca Collison earned spots on the second team.
  • Rain Suspends Opening Day of A.I.I. Softball Tournament Action in Lawrenceville
    May 04, 2017
    LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – The first day of the 2017 Association of Independent Institutions softball tournament was suspended to heavy rain in the greater-Gwinnett County area on Thursday after an inning and a half of play.
  • Falcons Close Out Regular Season with a Bang
    April 30, 2017
    PRESQUE ISLE, ME – The University of Maine at Presque Isle Softball team (21-11) wrapped up their regular season schedule by hosting the Fisher Falcons (16-18) in a Sunday afternoon doubleheader. The Falcons would come from behind in both games and end up with 8-7 and 12-11 victories.
  • Falcons drop pair to UMPI
    April 29, 2017
    PRESQUE ISLE, ME – The University of Maine at Presque Isle (21-9) continued their strong play and swept a doubleheader against Fisher College (14-18) on Saturday afternoon. The first game would be a high scoring affair, with the Owls winning 12-10; the second game UMPI would take by a score of 8-4.
  • Fisher Takes Two Big Wins From CSJ
    April 17, 2017
    The College of St. Joseph Softball team dropped both ends of a doubleheader match-up against Fisher College on Monday, April 17. The first game was a back and forth affair, in which the Fisher Falcons were able to come away with a 10-8 victory. Game two was a slugfest that ended with the Lady Saints losing 23-17. The two losses bring CSJ's overall record to 1-11 on the season. Their lone victory came against Southern Maine Community College on April 14.
  • Falcons Take Pair from Broncos in Exhilarating Fashion
    April 11, 2017
    LYNN, MASS. -- The Fisher College softball team took two victories from the SUNY Dehli Broncos on Tuesday afternoon in exhilarating fashion. In the first game, the Falcons pushed for extra innings, taking the victory in the bottom of the eighth inning. In the second game, the Falcons came from a 7-6 defecite to win the game 14-9. The Falcons are now 5-13 on the season after the home sweep of SUNY Delhi.
  • Softball Earns Two Victories over UMF
    April 09, 2017
    Bangor, Maine – UMaine Farmington fell to Fisher College by a score of 5-4 in the first game of the double head while falling in game two by a score of 5-2 in Bangor Maine on Boucher Field.
  • Falcons Not Able to Dominate Nest Against Eagles
    April 08, 2017
    BANGOR, Maine – The Eagles swept the Falcons at home on Saturday capturing an 8-3 victory in the first game of the doubleheader, followed by a 7-0 shutout. The games were played on a more unfamiliar surface since the softball field is still recovering from all of the snow and rain, the women competed on Boucher Field where soccer and lacrosse typically play.
  • Softball's Mikayla Zimmerman Named A.I.I Player of the Week
    April 04, 2017
    The Association of Independent Institutions (A.I.I.) announced on Monday that Georgia Gwinnett's Katie Jo Goodwin was named Pitcher of the Week while Fisher's Mikayla Zimmerman was tabbed as the A.I.I.'s Player of the Week for the duration of March 27- April 2.
  • Falcons split the doubleheader with Rivier in style
    March 29, 2017
    (Nashua, NH) – After returning to the field for the first time on Wednesday since March 9th, the Fisher Falcons softball team split the double header against Rivier University, while picking up their first win of the season. The Raiders were victorious in the first game 13-4 and the Falcons responded in the second game winning 24-16.
  • Fifth Inning Rally Ends in 16-3 Loss for the Falcons
    March 09, 2017
    Clermont, FL – The Fisher College Falcons kept the game close early, but Grace College (Ind.) proved to be too much taking a 16-3 victory from Fisher. With this loss, the Falcons are now 0-9 on the season.
  • Falcons End Spring Trip with 8-0 Loss
    March 09, 2017
    Clermont, FL – The Falcons ended their annual Florida trip with a loss to Trinity Christian College by the score of 8-0. This was the second game in three days played between these two, both won by Trinity Christian.
  • Fisher Holds Bellevue to 12 runs, but Unable to Take Victory
    March 08, 2017
    Clermont, FL – The Falcons were defeated by Bellevue on Wednesday, March 8 with the final score of 12-0. This was the second game in three days in which these teams have played against one another.
  • Nyak Halts Fisher 9-0
    March 08, 2017
    Clermont, FL – The Nyack College softball team defeated the Fisher College Falcons by the score of 9-0, as Fisher could not overcome some defensive mistakes.
  • Fisher Falls to Indiana Wesleyan 15-1
    March 07, 2017
    Clermont, FL – In their first game Tuesday, the Fisher College Falcons fell to Indiana Wesleyan by the score of 15-1. With this loss, it brings the Falcons record to 0-5 on the season.
  • Fisher Closes Day Three with a Loss to Trinity Christian
    March 07, 2017
    Clermont, FL – The Trinity Christian softball team defeated the Fisher College, bringing the Falcons record to 0-6 on the season. The Trolls won the game in five innings with the final score being 23-3.
  • Falcons Unsuccessful in First Game of Day 2
    March 06, 2017
    Clermont, FL – The Fisher College Falcons dropped a close 7-2 game to Mt. Vernon Nazerene in their second day of action in Florida. The team record drops to 0-3 on the season.
  • Bellevue University Takes One From the Falcons 18-5
    March 06, 2017
    Clermont, FL – The Falcons of Fisher College dropped their second game of the day falling to Bellevue University 18-5.
  • Falcons open season with loss against Siena Heights
    March 05, 2017
    Clermont, Fla. – The Falcons softball team started off the 2017 season with a loss to Siena Heights University by a score of 21-0 in the first game of their annual spring trip in Florida.
  • Falcons Fall 9-0 against #2 Saint Xavier
    March 05, 2017
    Clermont, Fla. – The Falcons could not keep up with #2 St. Xavier Sunday afternoon as they took a 9-0 loss in their second game of day one in Clermont. Fisher drops to 0-2 on the season while St. Xavier moves to 3-2.
  • Fisher College Among Five Institutions to Establish the Northeast Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
    November 09, 2016
    Boston, Ma. –Fisher College is extremely pleased to announce the formation of the Northeast Intercollegiate Athletics Conference (NIAC). Fisher is among five northeast-area institutions that will comprise the NIAC, which involved two years of discussions with more than a dozen institutions.