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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...

Softball Makes it 11 Straight Wins

Softball Makes it 11 Straight Wins

April 13, 2016

By Pat Costello  When most teams lose their best pitcher, they typically do not improve. The Fordham Softball team is not like most teams. Last week, Fordham’s ace pitcher, graduate student Rachel Gillen, went down with a sprained thumb....

Softball Extends Winning Streak to Six

Softball Extends Winning Streak to Six

April 6, 2016

By Pat Costello  After beginning the season with some tough loses, the Rams have reminded everyone why they are the favorite to win the Atlantic 10 Championship. Following three victories over St. Joseph’s this past weekend and a win over Lehigh on Tuesd...

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