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Softball Takes the Show on the Road vs. GMU

Softball Takes the Show on the Road vs. GMU

April 11, 2017

By Jonah Haskell This weekend the Fordham Rams traveled to Fairfax, Virginia, to take two of three games in a weekend series against conference rival George Mason. The Rams, who were on the road for the first time sin...

Rams go 2-1 Over the Weekend, Orchard gets 700th Win

Rams go 2-1 Over the Weekend, Orchard gets 700th Win

April 4, 2017

By Jonah Haskell The Fordham Rams had a week of ups and downs. They went 4-1, including a doubleheader sweep of St Joseph’s on Sunday. Unfortunately for Fordham, senior shortstop and sparkplug Amy Van Hoven was lost to ...

Softball Shuts Out URI Over Weekend Series

Softball Shuts Out URI Over Weekend Series

March 29, 2017

By Jonah Haskell The weather may be frigid, but the Fordham Rams have been scorching hot in March, as they opened their conference season over the weekend by dominating Rhode Island from the first pitch to the last of a t...

Softball Sweeps NC State Tournament, Now 15-4

Softball Sweeps NC State Tournament, Now 15-4

March 8, 2017

By Jonah Haskell Central North Carolina will be a bit cleaner this week, courtesy of the Fordham Rams, who completed a sweep of the NC State Tournament in Raleigh on Sunday. Junior Jessica Hughes and sophomore Madison Sha...

Softball Improves to 7-3, Quense Throws No-Hitter

Softball Improves to 7-3, Quense Throws No-Hitter

February 22, 2017

By Jonah Haskell Any theories that the departure of Rachel Gillen would leave a hole in the Rams’ rotation were soundly disproved this weekend in North Carolina, courtesy of Lauren Quense. The senior pitcher deli...

Softball Starts Out Hot in Arizona, Goes 4-1

February 14, 2017

By Jonah Haskell I have been told that the ball travels well in the warm, dry weather of Arizona. I imagine Fordham Softball would agree. The Rams went 4-1 at the Hillenbrand Invitational in Tucson, Arizona over the week...

Spring Preview: Softball

Spring Preview: Softball

February 8, 2017

By Jonah Haskell The Rams just keep on rolling. With four consecutive conference championships, and five in the last six years, head coach Bridget Orchard’s squad has emerged as a bona fide dynasty in the Atlantic 10. On Wednesday, it was announced that F...

Softball Wins Fourth Consecutive A-10 Championship

Softball Wins Fourth Consecutive A-10 Championship

May 15, 2016

By Patrick Costello Nothing that is worth it ever comes easily. After a tough 1-0 loss to Saint Joseph’s in the first round of the playoffs, the Rams bounced all the way back to defeat the Hawks in the ch...

Rams Swept Heading Into Final Weekend

Rams Swept Heading Into Final Weekend

May 4, 2016

By Pat Costello  For the first time since early March, Fordham Softball lost two games in a row. After their Saturday matchup against the Dayton Flyers was cancelled due to inclement weather, the Rams and the Flyers faced off in a...

Senior Profile: Rachel Gillen

Senior Profile: Rachel Gillen

April 27, 2016

By Sam Belden If you have even a passing interest in Fordham Softball, you probably know about left-handed pitcher Rachel Gillen. A redshirt senior hailing from Wilmington, Delaware, she authored ...

Softball Earns 32nd Win With URI Sweep

Softball Earns 32nd Win With URI Sweep

April 26, 2016

By Pat Costello  The softball team’s offense came to play this past weekend against Rhode Island. In three away games, the Rams scored a combined 37 runs to the URI nine. Junior Pitcher Lauren Quense pick...

Softball Goes 2-1, Win Streak Snapped

Softball Goes 2-1, Win Streak Snapped

April 20, 2016

By Pat Costello Softball continued its reign of terror over the Atlantic 10 on Saturday in a doubleheader sweep against the Saint Louis Billikens. The first game of the pair saw junior pitcher Laure...

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