2016 Softball News

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    August 30, 2016
    Jones Earns Three NCAA Statistical Awards The NCAA has announced its 2015-16 statistical champions, and recent Sweet Briar College graduate Nene Jones won three awards for her impressive softball season.
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    August 30, 2016
    Jones Earns Three NCAA Statistical Awards The NCAA has announced its 2015-16 statistical champions, and recent Sweet Briar College graduate Nene Jones won three awards for her impressive softball season.
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    July 15, 2016
    46 Sweet Briar Student-Athletes Named To ODAC All-Academic Team FOREST, VA- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference has announced their 2015-16 All-Academic Team, which features 46 Sweet Briar College student-athletes.
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    July 07, 2016
    Vixens Best Alfred University To Win Best Mascot Tournament Sweet Briar, VA- With over 110,000 votes being cast and 40,000 of them coming in the final 10 hours, the Sweet Briar College Vixens edged out the Alfred University Saxons in the championship round of the Sports Illustrated: Campus Rush Division III Best Mascot Tournament.
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    June 15, 2016
    Serrano Selected As New Director Of Athletic Training Sweet Briar College athletic director Teresa Boylan has announced the hiring of Devon Serrano as the Director of Athletic Training.
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    May 31, 2016
    Newman Set To Take Over Reins Of Lacrosse Program Sweet Briar College athletic director Teresa Boylan has announced the hiring of Meredith Newman '09, as the new head coach of the Vixen lacrosse program.
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    May 04, 2016
    Riding Honors Student-Athletes At Annual Awards Ceremony The Sweet Briar College riding program recently held its annual awards ceremony. Along with recognizing the ODAC, IHSA and ANRC teams, six special awards were presented to various riders.
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    May 03, 2016
    Vixen Swim Coach Competes At Nationals Head swimming coach and aquatics director Donna Hodgert competed at the US Masters Swimming Nationals in Greensboro, N.C. this past weekend. The event was held at the Greensboro Aquatic Center, which also hosted the 2016 ODAC Championships and NCAA Division III Championships.
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    April 29, 2016
    2015-16 Athletic Awards Recap The annual Sweet Briar College athletics banquet was held on Thursday, April 28, in the Sweet Briar Conference Center. The department presented its six major awards along with varsity letters and individual team awards.
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    April 11, 2016
    Darkness Shortens Doubleheader Against Ferrum SWEET BRIAR, Va.- The Sweet Briar College softball team played their final two home games of the season on Monday afternoon when they hosted Ferrum College.
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    April 03, 2016
    Softball Celebrates Senior Day With Sweep Of Trinity SWEET BRIAR Va.- The Sweet Briar College softball team made the most of its Sunday doubleheader with Trinity Washington University. The Vixens won game one in five innings, 12-3, and followed that with a 16-6 five-inning victory in game two.
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    March 19, 2016
    Vixens and Sewanee Combined For 56 Runs In A Wild Affair SWEET BRIAR, Va.- It was a back and forth offensive game between Sweet Briar and the Sewanee Tigers on Saturday afternoon. The Vixens set a school record by scoring 22 runs, but it wasn't enough as the Tigers emerged victorious 34-22.
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    March 18, 2016
    Start Time For Softball Doubleheader On Saturday Has Been Changed SWEET BRIAR, Va.- Due to the weekend's weather forecast, the Sweet Briar home softball doubleheader scheduled for tomorrow against Sewanee has been moved to a 12 p.m. start time. Be sure to bring an umbrella and support your Vixens!
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    March 07, 2016
    Big Inning Derails Vixens Against Hilbert NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, S.C.- The Sweet Briar College softball team was leading 4-1 heading into the sixth inning when the Hilbert College Hawks blew the game open. The Vixens dropped the second game of their spring break trip, 12-4.
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    March 06, 2016
    Jones Goes Yard In Spring Break Opener North Myrtle Beach, S.C.- A two-run blast from Nene Jones in the top of the fifth inning wasn't enough for Sweet Briar College to overcome Medaille College.
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    February 28, 2016
    Vixens Open Season Against Guilford SWEET BRIAR, Va.- The Sweet Briar College softball team opened its 2016 season with a home doubleheader against Guilford College on Sunday afternoon.
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    February 26, 2016
    Softball Set to Open 2016 Season SWEET BRIAR, Va.- With six starters returning from last season, the Sweet Briar College softball team is ready for its 2016 season to get underway. They'll be doing just that on Sunday, Feb. 28 when they host Guilford College for a doubleheader starting at 1 p.m.