2016 Softball News

  • Jones Earns Three NCAA Statistical Awards
    August 30, 2016
    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.
  • Jones Earns Three NCAA Statistical Awards
    August 30, 2016
    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.
  • 46 Sweet Briar Student-Athletes Named To ODAC All-Academic Team
    July 15, 2016
    FOREST, VA- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference has announced their 2015-16 All-Academic Team, which features 46 Sweet Briar College student-athletes.
  • Vixens Best Alfred University To Win Best Mascot Tournament
    July 07, 2016
    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.
  • Serrano Selected As New Director Of Athletic Training
    June 15, 2016
    Sweet Briar College athletic director Teresa Boylan has announced the hiring of Devon Serrano as the Director of Athletic Training.
  • Newman Set To Take Over Reins Of Lacrosse Program
    May 31, 2016
    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.
  • Riding Honors Student-Athletes At Annual Awards Ceremony
    May 04, 2016
    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.
  • Vixen Swim Coach Competes At Nationals
    May 03, 2016
    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.
  • 2015-16 Athletic Awards Recap
    April 29, 2016
    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.
  • Darkness Shortens Doubleheader Against Ferrum
    April 11, 2016
    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.
  • Softball Celebrates Senior Day With Sweep Of Trinity
    April 03, 2016
    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.
  • Vixens and Sewanee Combined For 56 Runs In A Wild Affair
    March 19, 2016
    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.
  • Start Time For Softball Doubleheader On Saturday Has Been Changed
    March 18, 2016
    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!
  • Big Inning Derails Vixens Against Hilbert
    March 07, 2016
    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.
  • Jones Goes Yard In Spring Break Opener
    March 06, 2016
    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.
  • Vixens Open Season Against Guilford
    February 28, 2016
    SWEET BRIAR, Va.- The Sweet Briar College softball team opened its 2016 season with a home doubleheader against Guilford College on Sunday afternoon.
  • Softball Set to Open 2016 Season
    February 26, 2016
    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.