175 Student-Athletes Named to Northeast-10 Commissioners Honor RollEASTON, MA The Northeast-10 Conference has announced the members of the Spring 2009 Commissioners Honor Roll. In total, 2,619 student-athletes representing each of the conferences 15 member institutions are included on this years list, including 175 from Merrimack College.
Gagnon, Ellis Named to First Team; Schwager Coach of the YearNORTH ANDOVER, MA After a 17-win improvement from last season, the Merrimack softball team reaped its award Friday as Jill Gagnon and Kelsey Ellis were named to the Northeast-10 All-Conference first team, while Elaine Schwager earned Coach of the Year honors.
Gagnon Throws Second Straight No Hitter in 1-0 First Round WinNORTH ANDOVER, MA Merrimack (27-17) senior Jill Gagnon not only threw her second straight no hitter on Wednesday in the NE-10 first round win against Southern New Hampshire, but she scored the game winning run after pinch hitter Casey Conetta lined a single to left as well.
Softball Sweeps Bentley in Thrilling FashionNORTH ANDOVER, MA The Merrimack softball team improved to 12-4 in the Northeast-10 after sweeping Bentley University 4-1 and 5-4 at a chilly Warrior Field Wednesday afternoon.
Merrimack Swept By LeMoyneSYRACUSE, NY Merrimack (17-9, 10-4 NE-10) dropped two games on Sunday to #25 LeMoyne losing 7-2 in the first game, and 7-0 in the second.
Merrimack Blanks UMass Lowell, 2-0 and 8-0NORTH ANDOVER, MA Merrimack (15-7, 8-2 NE-10) did not allow a run in either of their wins Thursday, taking Lowell 2-0 in the first game and completing their sweep with an 8-0 five inning win in game two.
Softball Sweeps St. Mikes in Home OpenerNORTH ANDOVER, MA Merrimack (9-5, 2-0 NE-10) won their home opener doubleheader against St. Michaels College, 9-4 and 14-3, matching their total wins for last season.
Merrimack Drops Two to Florida SouthernCLERMONT, FL The Warriors (5-3 0-0 NE-10) could not push a run across the plate in todays second double header against Florida Southern. With the two losses the Warriors move to 5-3 overall.
Merrimack Sweeps Nyack, Improves to 5-1CLERMONT, FL In the first two of four games on St. Patricks Day, Merrimack (5-1, 0-0 NE-10) took Nyack by storm putting up a total of seventeen runs for two more wins in their first doubleheader of the day.
Lady Warriors Split in Day TwoCLERMONT, FL After losing their first game of the season against Queens Monday morning, Merrimack (3-1, 0-0 NE-10) bounced back in game two to blank St. Thomas Aquinas 6-0 for their third win in two days.
Softball Wins Two in Season OpenerCLERMONT, FL The Merrimack softball team put two Ws on the board in day one of play at the Dot Richardson National Training Center with fourteen hits and stellar pitching from seniors Jill Gagnon (Manchester, NH) and Vicky Cotter (Winnacunnet NH).