The Recorder

Softball Drops Three Of Four To End Season

Patrick Gustavson, Sports Editor

May 8, 2019

Having been eliminated from Northeast Conference tournament contention, the Central Connecticut softball team entered its final four contests as a young team looking to go into next season with momentum against two of the conference's...

Softball Drops Three Of Four Conference Games

Ryan Jones, Assistant Sports Editor

May 1, 2019

As the pack begins to separate in the Northeast Conference, Central Connecticut softball saw itself on the wrong side of the standings after losing three of its four games this weekend. The Blue Devils traveled to Maryland...

Softball Falls To UConn; Weekend Plans Washed Away

Patrick Gustavson, Sports Editor

April 23, 2019

A rainy Easter weekend may have derailed the plans of the Central Connecticut softball team, but the Blue Devils still managed to get in a non-conference matchup against Connecticut on Tuesday where they fell by a score of 6-0. The...

Softball Picks Up Crucial NEC Win In Split Against FDU

Daniel Fappiano, Layout Editor

April 16, 2019

With the dog days of Northeast Conference play raging on, Central Connecticut softball picked up a crucial victory against Farleigh Dickinson. The team's winning ways didn’t last long, however, as the Knights took game two of...

Backlund Shines All Over The Diamond

Daniel Fappiano, Layout Editor

April 16, 2019

As Carli Backlund set out to play first base at the collegiate level for the first time, she was nervous but ready to help her team win.  Just seven games into her career as a Blue Devil, the young infielder was forced to step...

Softball Grabs First Conference Win

Ryan Jones, Assistant Sports Editor

April 8, 2019

After going winless in its first two Northeast Conference series of the year, the Central Connecticut softball team came close to doing the same in the opener of the weekend series with Sacred Heart. Down 5-0 only four innings...

Softball Shines At Nor’Eastern Classic

Daniel Fappiano, Layout Editor

March 25, 2019

After losing seven of the last nine games, Central Connecticut softball entered the weekend looking to bounce back with Northeast Conference play on the horizon. Against Rider in the Nor'Eastern Classic, the Blue Devils did just...

Softball Struggles Against In-State Hartford

Daniel Fappiano, Layout Editor

March 19, 2019

After a 12-game road stint to begin their season, Central Connecticut softball returned home to take on in-state rival Hartford. Despite their homecoming, the Blue Devils were only able to win one of the four games against the...

Softball Sweeps Doubleheader In Season Debut

Daniel Fappiano and Patrick Gustavson

February 27, 2019

In their first doubleheader of the 2019 season, the Central Connecticut softball defeated Norfolk State and Saint Bonaventure in the Pirate-Spartan Classic. The Blue Devils shined on both sides of the ball, outscoring their opponents...

New-Look Softball Team Brings Youth, High Hopes

Daniel Fappiano, Layout Editor

February 19, 2019

With six starters from the 2018 roster graduating, Central Connecticut's softball team underwent somewhat of a youth movement heading into the 2019 season. However, for head coach Breanne Gleason, she sees Central’s youth as...

Softball Drops Three Non-Conference Games

April 20, 2018

  by Daniel Fappiano As the Blue Devils make their way to the end of the regular season and potentially into the Northeast Conference Tournament, they faced two out of conference foes in Holy Cross and Boston. While tw...

Senior Spotlight: Emily Sargent

April 18, 2018

by Daniel Fappiano If you were to attend a Central Connecticut softball game, there’s a good chance you would see senior Emily Sargent on the mound. Of the Blue Devils’ 33 games, Sargent leads the team with 16 starts, 23 ap...

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