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May 13, 2013
Nazzaro Named to NFCA All-Region
For the first time in her career, junior Maria Nazzaro (North Reading, Mass.) has been named to the 2013 National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-New England Third Team.

May 10, 2013
Copan Quiets Lynx Bats, NCAA Run Ends for Lesley
BABSON PARK, Mass.—First-year Melissa Mayhew (Hiram, Maine) hit a two-out, two-run single in the bottom of the fourth inning and junior Rae-Marie Copan (Newton, Mass.)

May 9, 2013
Jumbos Hit Their Way Past Lynx in NCAA Regional Opener
BABSON PARK, Mass.—Senior Emily Beinecke (Concord, Mass.) and junior Sara Hedtler (Palo Alto, Calif.) combined for six hits and five runs batted to help pace top-seeded Tufts

May 7, 2013
Mercurio and Doka Get Weekly NECC Honors
Junior Nicole Mercurio (Wakefield, Mass.) and sophomore Jodee Doka (Sacramento, Calif.) were honored with the final New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) weekly

May 6, 2013
Five Lynx Honored by NECC
Five Lynx players were honored by the New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) today as the league released its postseason awards this afternoon. Juniors Nicole Mercurio

May 6, 2013
Lynx Set to Open NCAA Championship
The NECC Champion Lynx will be making their third straight NCAA Championship appearance and earned the eight-seed in the Babson region of the bracket and will play top-seeded Tufts

May 5, 2013
Watch the 2013 NCAA Selection Show Tomorrow
The New England Collegiate Conference Champion Lynx will find out their opponent as the NCAA will release the 2013 Softball Championship bracket tomorrow. The Lynx are headed to the

May 4, 2013
Champs Again! Lynx Claim Fifth Straight NECC Crown
BOSTON, Mass. – The top-seeded Lesley University Lynx went a perfect 3-0 in the Championship after receiving the first round bye and were crowned 2013 New England

May 3, 2013
Lynx Atop NECC Championship After Day 1
BOSTON, Mass. – The Lynx went a perfect 2-0 in day one of the double elimination final four portion of the NECC Softball Championship bracket. The top-seeded Lynx took victories over

May 3, 2013
Lesley Gets First Win of NECC Tourney, Top Elms
BOSTON, Mass. – Senior Emily Mangiaratti (Amherst, Mass.) and junior Nicole Mercurio (Wakefield, Mass.) each had three hits as the Lesley University Lynx defeated the Elms College

April 29, 2013
Lynx Set to Kick Off NECC Tournament at UMass.- Boston
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – After finishing the year 17-1 in New England Collegiate Conference play, the Lynx have earned the No. 1 seed and will look to secure their fifth consecutive

April 27, 2013
Lynx Sweep Eagles in Regular Season Finale
Nashua, N.H. – The Lynx closed out its regular season by taking a pair of New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) matchups, 5-0 and 7-3 Saturday over Daniel Webster College

April 24, 2013
Fountain, Thayer Go Deep; Lynx Sweep Hawks
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Lesley took both ends of a double-dip with Becker College this afternoon at Buckingham Field to improve to 19-17 on the season and 15-1 in New England

April 22, 2013
Mukai Named NECC Rookie of the Week
For the first time of her career, freshman Angela Mukai (Amherst, N.H.) has been named New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) Rookie of the Week. Assistant Commissioner for

April 21, 2013
Lynx Take Two on Senior Day
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Lynx took both ends of the doubleheader with Elms College this afternoon in New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) action. With the pair of wins, Lesley

April 18, 2013
Babson Walks Off, Sweep of Lynx
BABSON PARK, Mass. – Senior captain Catie Funk (Scarborough, Maine) blasted a two-run, walk-off home run in the bottom of the seventh to help the Babson College softball team

April 16, 2013
Salve Takes Two from Lynx
NEWPORT, R.I. - Senior Ali Muehlbronner (Glenside, Pa.) and freshman Melissa Figueiredo (East Bridgewater, Mass.) delivered back-to-back RBI singles in the fifth inning

April 15, 2013
Dorval Tosses Second No-No of Season; Lynx Sweep SVC
BENNINGTON, Vt. – Timely hitting and strong defensive play helped carry the visiting Lesley University softball team over Southern Vermont College in a New England Collegiate

April 14, 2013
Lynx Rip Past Wildcats
LONGMEADOW, Mass.- The Wildcats fell to New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) perennial powerhouse the Lynx of Lesley University in a softball doubleheader today during

April 13, 2013
Lynx Sweep Past Wildcats
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Lynx took both ends of a doubleheader over Wheelock College today in New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) action at Regis College. The Lynx, who

April 8, 2013
Thayer's Double Lifts Lynx to DH Sweep of Rams
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Sydney Thayer's (Reading, Mass.) game-winning RBI double in the bottom of the sixth secured a doubleheader sweep for the Lynx over Framingham State

April 6, 2013
Mercurio, Long Ball Lead to DH Sweep of Newbury
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- The Lynx bounced back after seeing their 42-game New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) regular season win streak snapped on Friday against Regis

April 5, 2013
Lynx Split at Regis; Pride Snap Lynx' 42-Game NECC Win Streak
WESTON, Mass. Regis College's Samantha Bliss (Framingham, Mass.) hit the go-ahead two-run single in the sixth inning to help lead the Pride defeat Lesley University, 5-4, in game

April 3, 2013
Warriors Swing Their Way to DH Sweep
MANSFIELD, Conn. - Senior All-America third baseman Arielle Cooper (Mystic) continued her offensive onslaught this season with two home runs, two doubles and a triple as the

April 2, 2013
Long Ball Propels Panthers to DH Sweep
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Plymouth State University used the long ball to secure wins in both ends of a non-conference double-header this afternoon, topping Lesley 9-5 in game one and

March 30, 2013
Lynx Take Both Ends of Doubleheader over Mariners
NEW LONDON, Conn. – Lesley University came away with a doubleheader sweep of the Mitchell College softball team on Saturday afternoon in New England Collegiate Conference

March 24, 2013
Welch, Wheaton Take Two over Lynx
BRIDGEWATER, Mass. – The Wheaton College softball team swept Lesley University in a pair of non-conference games by scores of 9-1 (five innings) and 7-6 (eight innings) on Sunday

March 14, 2013
Dorval Tosses No-Hitter in Win Over Suffolk
CLERMONT, Fla. – Lesley junior Jennifer Dorval (Franklin, N.H.) tossed a no-hitter against Suffolk University today in the Lynx final game of their annual Central Florida trip. Dorval

March 14, 2013
Bates Comes Back, Tops Lynx
CLERMONT, Fla. – After jumping out to a 5-1 lead after two innings, Lesley’s bats went silent and eventually fell to Bates College 6-5 in ten innings.

March 11, 2013
RIC Hits Their Way Past Lynx
CLERMONT, Fla. – Rhode Island College senior Marisa Jandreau (Plainville, Conn.) had four hits and came across the plate three times to lead a strong offensive performance from

March 11, 2013
Big Third Inning Powers Simmons Past Lynx
CLERMONT, Fla. – Simmons College sophomore Amanda Cordeiro (Fall River, Mass.) went six innings, giving up just two earned runs and striking out three batters to lead the Sharks

March 10, 2013
Stevenson Hangs on in 7th, Down Lynx
CLERMONT, Fla. – Stevenson University freshman Molly Hoyt (Parisppany, N.Y.) tossed five innings giving up just two runs en route to a 5-4 win over the Lynx tonight at the

March 6, 2013
2013 Softball Preview
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Lynx will open up their season on Sunday, March 10th against Manhattanville College at Hancock Park (Fla.) as part of their annual spring training trip.

February 27, 2013
Lynx Land Atop NECC Softball Poll
The four-time defending NECC champion Lynx were picked to repeat for a fifth straight year after a vote by the league’s coaches. NECC Assistant Commissioner for Communications Robb Modica released the official preseason poll this afternoon.

January 8, 2013
Softball Team Lends Hand with 5th Annual Coat Drive
The Lesley University softball team held is 5th annual winter coat drive collecting warm coats, accessories, socks and blankets from the Lesley community.

December 5, 2012
BENWAY NAMED TO HAMDEN HIGH HALL OF FAME
(CAMBRIDGE, Mass.) – Lesley University Director of Athletics and Head Softball Coach Jen Benway was recently inducted into the Hall of Fame Class of 2012 at Hamden High School in Hamden, Conn. where she graduated in1994.

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