2018-19 Softball News

  • SMWC Softball Signs North Central Standout Kaelee Moody
    May 23, 2019
    DECATUR, Ind. - The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Athletic Department announced the addition of North Central standout Kaelee Moody to the 2019-20 incoming Softball recruiting class. Moody signed her National Letter-of-Intent to play for the Pomeroys next season!
  • SMWC Softball = 2019 USCAA Softball National Champions; #1 Seed Cleary Ousted by the Pomeroys...Twice
    May 16, 2019
    DUBOIS, Pa. - Fifth-seeded Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College softball defeated top-seeded Cleary University 4-3 to win the 2019 United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) National Championship today. This is the program's fourth National Title in the last five years (2015, 2016, 2017, 2019). Nonetheless, SMWC has won a total of 12 USCAA Softball National Championships.
  • Survive and Advance; Pomeroys Stay Alive at Nationals Behind Andrew's One-Hitter Performance
    May 15, 2019
    DUBOIS, Pa. -  Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College took the diamond against Carlow University with an elimination game at stake. The Pomeroys handled the Celtics behind very impressive pitching by Taylor Andrew and strong defensive play! SMWC will be back in action at 4:00 p.m. ET against Penn State-Brandywine!
  • Three Games In A Day...No Problem; Pomeroys Punch Ticket to 2019 USCAA National Championship Game
    May 15, 2019
    DUBOIS, Pa. -  Despite all of the odds, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College softball has punched its ticket to the 2019 USCAA Small College World Series National Championship game. This is the softball programs 15th trip to the National Title game. SMWC will face off against Cleary University (Mich.) in a rematch of the 2018 USCAA National. Today, SMWC beat Carlow University, Penn State-Brandywine, and Mississippi University for Women all within a seven-hour span.
  • Pomeroys Strong Offensive Push Unable to Defeat Cleary University
    May 14, 2019
    DUBOIS, Pa. -  Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College softball fell to #1 seed Cleary University today 5-3. The Pomeroys will be back in action tomorrow at noon against Carlow University. From this point, SMWC must win every game from here on out. The Pomeroys must win three games tomorrow to make it to championship Thursday.
  • Climate Can't Phase the Pomeroys; SMWC Hands Penn State-Beaver an "L"
    May 13, 2019
    DUBOIS, Pa. -  Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College softball defeated Penn State-Beaver this afternoon in a "battle of the fittest" like contest taking on the rainy and cold climate. The game was stopped four times due to inclement weather but the Pomeroys were able to rally when needed and earn a Round 1 victory. 
  • SMWC Softball Seals Three USCAA All-Americans, Three National All-Academic and Softball Student-Athlete of the Year
    May 12, 2019
    DUBOIS, Pa. – Today the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) hosted its 2019 USCAA All-American Awards Banquet. The 1:00 p.m. ceremony began with an endless buffet, a keynote speaker named Devin Mesoraco, and finished with the 2019 All-American awards presentation. The Pomeroys were well-represented as three players were named USCAA All-American and three earned USCAA National All-Academic. Nevertheless, SMWC secured the USCAA Student-Athlete of the Year award as well.
  • SMWC Softball Secures #5 Seed in USCAA Small College World Series
    May 06, 2019
    NORFOLK, Va. – This evening the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) announced its 2019 USCAA Small College World Series contenders. The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College softball team has earned a No. 5 seed bid into the 2019 USCAA Small College World Series hosted by the city of DuBois, Pennsylvania. This notches the 18th USCAA post-season appearance by The Woods softball program (most by any USCAA institution).
  • Senior Day Success; Pomeroys Sweep Miami-Hamilton in Run-Rule Fashion
    April 28, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. -  SMWC Softball swept Miami-Hamilton this afternoon on its Senior Day. The Pomeroys won both contests in run-rule fashion while they improved to 21-9 on the season.
  • Pomeroys Pitching Too Much to Handle for the Panthers
    April 23, 2019
    GREENVILLE, Ill. -  SMWC Softball defeated Greenville University today in two close contests both decided by one run. The Pomeroys won game one 3-2 and game two 2-1. They are currently on a three-game winning streak with just four games remaining in the regular season. 
  • SMWC Softball Sweeps the Asbury Eagles
    April 17, 2019
    WILMORE, Ky. -  The Pomeroy softball team swept Asbury University yesterday with two shutout victories. SMWC won the first game in run-rule fashion with an 8-0 routing and took game two by the score 6-0.
  • Pomeroys Split with Brescia University; Jones Breaks Career Stolen Base Record
    April 16, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. -  SMWC battled Brescia University in a doubleheader this afternoon and split in the series. The Bearcats stole the first game while the Pomeroys were able to come back in win game two. 
  • Kindra Gingerich Named Student-Athlete of the Year
    April 06, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. – The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Department of Intercollegiate Athletes was proud to announce this year’s 2019 Student-Athlete of the Year at tonight’s Athletic Banquet. The accolade aims to honor and pay recognition to one high-quality of student-athlete that represents The Woods.
  • SMWC Softball Signs Mackenzie Schermann
    April 04, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College softball head coach Mike Andrew announced the addition of Mackenzie Schermann to the 2019-20 incoming recruiting class. Schermann signed her National Letter-of-Intent to play softball for The Woods.
  • SMWC Defeats NCAA Division II Oakland City University
    March 21, 2019
    OAKLAND CITY, Ind. -  SMWC has won four straight games as they defeated the NCAA Divison II Oakland City University. The Pomeroys won both games by the score of 6-1.
  • How Sweep It Is; Pomeroys Beat Up on the Bearcats
    March 20, 2019
    OWENSBORO, Ky. -  Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College softball grabbed its first sweep of the season today against NAIA opponent Brescia University. The Pomeroys defeated the Bearcats 2-0 and 7-1 in this afternoons doubleheader. Taylor Andrew and Katelynn Kennedy both earned victories in the circle while SMWC's offense exploded hitting the ball. With just one night's rest, The Woods will be back in action against NCAA Division II opponent Oakland City University tomorrow afternoon.
  • SMWC Softball Concludes Spring Training; Pomeroys Defeated By LTU & CUAA
    March 15, 2019
    LEGENDS Way, Fla. -  Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College softball was back in action today for a doubleheader against Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) teams. The Pomeroys faced Lawrence Technological University (15-1) in Game One. Despite the good effort, the Pomeroys offense could not get it done. In Game Two, SMWC and Concordia University-Ann Arbor duked it out in a dog fight. CUAA edged the Pomeroys in a 10-9 win but SMWC had an impressive rally to give them the opportunity to win. The SMWC coaching staff and student-athletes want to thank all the families and friends who traveled to Florida to support them, it was an incredible environment.
  • #InTraytonWeTrust; New Bat Boy Gives the Pomeroys the Will to Succeed
    March 12, 2019
    LEGENDS Way, Fla. -  Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College softball lost its first two games of the day which shifted their focus to one of the toughest things in athletics; how to bounce back? After the coaches pre-game speech and the risk at being swept, the Pomeroys sparked! SMWC took its aggression out on their opponent, Doane University. In result, a 10-6 victory!
  • Impressive Pitching Earns the Pomeroys Two Victories on the Day; Coffing/Kennedy Grab First Collegiate Wins
    March 11, 2019
    LEGENDS Way, Fla. -  Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College softball was back in action today for a three-game stretch. The Pomeroys were victorious in Game One against Missouri Baptist University 5-1. Then the Pomeroys face the College of Saint Mary in a doubleheader in which they were defeated 11-7 in Game Two while The Woods got their payback in Game Three winning 3-2 against CSM. SMWC will be back on the diamond tomorrow for three games beginning with Lourdes University at 11:30 AM.
  • SMWC Softball Suffers A Pair of Losses on Day One of Spring Training
    March 10, 2019
    The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College softball team opened its 2019 season with Spring Training games in Florida. The Pomeroys took on 80+ degree heat and two NAIA opponents. Unfortunately, they lost both contests but there were many positive takeaways on the day. SMWC will have the opportunity to redeem themselves at 9:00 AM tomorrow morning as they take on Missouri Baptist University.
  • SMWC Softball Preps for Spring Trip to Florida; 10 Contests and A Whole Lot of Sun
    February 27, 2019
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - The SMWC Softball team is gearing up for their annual Spring Training trip to Florida. The Pomeroys will spend 10 days soaking up the sun and playing 10 ball games in the city of Legends Way, Florida.
  • Softball Signs Hamilton Heights Standout Adyson Baber
    November 14, 2018
    ARCADIA, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College softball head coach Mark Feller announced the addition of Adyson Baber to the 2019-20 incoming recruiting class. Baber signed her National Letter-of-Intent to play softball for The Woods.
  • 2019 SMWC Softball Holiday Camp Registration Is Now Open
    November 12, 2018
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. - Head coach Mike Andrew and the SMWC softball program announced the dates for the 2019 SMWC Softball Holiday Camp this afternoon! The camp will be held on Saturday, February 16th, 2019 and Sunday, February 17th, 2019. The clinic accommodates to the following grades: 1-5, 6-8, and 9-12.  The softball camps will be hosted in the Aux Gym of the Jeanne Knoerle Sports and Recreation Center on the campus of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College.
  • SMWC Softball Inks Riverton Parke Standout Madeline Hunt
    October 05, 2018
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College softball head coach Mark Feller announced the addition of Madeline M. Hunt to the 2019-20 incoming recruiting class. Hunt signed her National Letter-of-Intent this afternoon to play softball for The Woods.