Lynchburg College Softball

June 24, 2013
LC’s Melanie Tenney Earns All-State Softball Honors
Lynchburg College’s Melanie Tenney earned 2013 second-team All-State College Division Softball honors Monday, as voted on by the Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID).

May 13, 2013
Three Hornets Receive All-Region Accolades
The National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) recently released their all-region selections and Lynchburg College softball senior Cassie Phillips, junior Melanie Tenney, and sophomore Jessi Hall find themselves on the third-team.

May 10, 2013
Hornets Fight to Extra Innings, Outlasted by Neumann in NCAA Regional
The Lynchburg College softball team finished off its first appearance in the NCAA Regionals since 2009 with an extra inning loss to Neumann University, 6-5.

May 9, 2013
Piedmont Defeats LC Softball 4-1 in First Game of NCAA Tourney
Piedmont College (GA) defeated the Lynchburg College softball team 4-1 in the first game of the NCAA Division III Regional Tournament, hosted at the Moyer Sports Complex.

May 6, 2013
LC Softball Earn Bid to NCAA Tournament; Play Piedmont in Salem, Thursday
The NCAA released the Division III Softball tournament field on Monday, and Lynchburg College discovered it will be heading to familiar territory later this week.

May 2, 2013
Q and A with Hornet of the Week Melanie Tenney
The Lynchburg College athletic department each week showcases a question and answer feature with our Hornet of the Week. The 31st student-athlete selected this year is softball junior Melanie Tenney.

April 30, 2013
All-ODAC Softball Awards Released; Dawn Simmons Named Coach of the Year
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) released its 2013 all-conference softball team Tuesday, and Lynchburg College’s Dawn Simmons was honored as the Coach of the Year.

April 27, 2013
LC Softball Knocked Out of ODAC Tournament
The 19th-ranked Lynchburg College softball team was defeated twice Saturday and was eliminated from the 2013 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Tournament, held at the Moyer Sports Complex.

April 26, 2013
Hornet Softball Captures Two at ODAC Tournament
Pitching and defense paved the way to two victories Friday for the second-seeded Lynchburg College softball team on the first day of the 2013 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Championship Tournament at the Moyer Sports Complex. Despite scoring just four runs on seven hits in the two games, LC hurlers allowed just one run over 14 innings.

April 21, 2013
ODAC Softball Tournament Set; Hornets Enter as #2 Seed
Virginia Wesleyan College (34-6 overall, 18-2 ODAC) enters the 2013 ODAC Softball Tournament as the top seed for the second consecutive year as the Marlins go in search of their seventh conference title.

April 21, 2013
EMU Takes Two from LC Softball
The Eastern Mennonite University softball team took both ends of an Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) doubleheader Sunday, 9-5, 7-2 from 16th-ranked Lynchburg College.

April 20, 2013
Hornet Softball Blasts Five Home Runs in Doubleheader Sweep of E&H
The 16th-ranked Lynchburg College softball team drilled five home runs Saturday to power its way to a doubleheader sweep at Emory & Henry College in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) play.

April 17, 2013
LC Perfect in Game Two of DH Softball Sweep of Sweet Briar
The 16th-ranked Lynchburg College softball team threw a perfect game against Sweet Briar College in game two of an Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) doubleheader, while posting identical scoring efforts in two 8-0, five-inning victories on Wednesday.

April 14, 2013
#13 Hornet Softball, Phillips Fight Back for Doubleheader Split with #12 Roanoke
The 13th-ranked Lynchburg College softball team got a big lift from senior Cassie Phillips on Senior Day as her three RBI in game two were the difference in a 4-1 victory after Lynchburg dropped game one, 4-0, to 12th-ranked Roanoke College in an Old Dominion Athletic Conference doubleheader Sunday.

April 13, 2013
LC Softball Splits Doubleheader at Guilford
The 13th-ranked Lynchburg College softball team split an Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) doubleheader Saturday at Guilford College, breaking a nine-game winning streak. It was LC’s first loss in the month of April.

April 11, 2013
LC Softball Takes Two at Bridgewater
The 13th-ranked Lynchburg College softball team continued on its winning ways Thursday afternoon with a 5-1, 2-1 doubleheader sweep of Bridgewater College in an Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) doubleheader. LC has won eight-straight games and 15 of the last 16.

April 8, 2013
Q and A with Hornet of the Week Cassie Phillips
The Lynchburg College athletic department each week showcases a question and answer feature with our Hornet of the Week. The 28th student-athlete selected this year is softball senior Cassie Phillips.

April 8, 2013
Hornet Softball Sweeps ODAC Player of the Week Awards
Hornets Cassie Phillips and Hope Johnson were named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Softball Player and Pitcher of the Week, respectively, for the week of April 8.

April 7, 2013
#18 Hornet Softball Sweeps #24 Virginia Wesleyan
The Lynchburg College softball team swept an Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) doubleheader Sunday afternoon against visiting Virginia Wesleyan College in a battle of top 25 teams. LC was ranked #18 this week in the NFCA poll, while VWC was #24 and unbeaten in league play entering the twinbill.

April 6, 2013
Hornet Softball Sweeps Randolph-Macon
The 18th-ranked Lynchburg College softball team swept an important Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) doubleheader Saturday against visiting Randolph-Macon College on Moon Field.

April 4, 2013
Fundraising and Donations Fuel Improvement to Aubrey R. Moon Field
The Lynchburg College softball team has been able to make several improvements to its home complex, Aubrey R. Moon, Jr. Field this spring.

April 3, 2013
Lynchburg Softball takes DH against Averett
The 18th-ranked Lynchburg College softball team continued its winning ways by taking a doubleheader against Averett University, 6-1 and 7-6, on Wednesday in non-conference action.

March 30, 2013
Hornets Split Softball Doubleheader against Randolph
The 17th-ranked Lynchburg College softball team split an Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) doubleheader Saturday against visiting Randolph College.

March 23, 2013
#23 Hornet Softball Sweeps DH against UWM as Dawn Simmons Posts 400th win
The 23rd-ranked Lynchburg College softball team swept a pair of non-conference games Saturday, 1-0 and 4-3, against the University of Mary Washington to give head coach Dawn Simmons her 400th and 401st career wins.

March 21, 2013
Two Hornet Teams Ranked in Top-25 Nationally
With the spring seasons in full swing, two Lynchburg College athletic teams find themselves ranked nationally.

March 17, 2013
Lynchburg Softball Sweeps ODAC Opening DH at Shenandoah
The Lynchburg College softball team opened its 2013 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) schedule with a doubleheader sweep of Shenandoah University Sunday afternoon, 6-5 in 10 innings and 13-6.

March 14, 2013
Hornet Softball Sweeps #12 CNU
The Lynchburg College softball team scored a pair of huge non-conference wins Thursday, sweeping 12th-ranked Christopher Newport University 7-4 and 7-5.

March 11, 2013
Q and A with Hornet of the Week Elizabeth Fioretti
The Lynchburg College athletic department each week showcases a question and answer feature with our Hornet of the Week. The 24th student-athlete selected this year is softball sophomore pitcher Elizabeth Fioretti.

March 10, 2013
Hornet Softball Splits Doubleheader with #18 Salisbury
The Lynchburg College softball team continued its hot streak in Maryland, winning game one against #18 Salisbury 6-4, before dropping game two, 2-1 in nine innings, on Sunday in non-conference action.

March 9, 2013
Pitching Dominant as Lynchburg Softball Takes Two More at Salisbury Tournament
The Lynchburg College softball team received two outstanding pitching performances Saturday as the Hornets swept a pair of games at the Salisbury University Sea Gull Classic. LC ends the Classic with a 4-0 record, allowing just two runs and seven hits combined in those games.

March 8, 2013
Hornet Softball Takes Two at Salisbury Tourney - Amber Ingram Falls One Out Short of a No-Hitter
The Lynchburg College softball team swept two games Friday at the Salisbury University Sea Gull Classic, and sophomore right-hander Amber Ingram was just one out short of a no-hitter in the second contest.

March 5, 2013
Hornet Softball Splits Home Opener with Ferrum
The Lynchburg College softball team rallied to win the first game of a non-conference doubleheader Tuesday against Ferrum College 5-4 in 10 innings but dropped the second game 7-2.

February 24, 2013
Hornet Softball Takes Two of Three Games at Methodist Tourney
The Lynchburg College softball team finally got to compete at the Methodist University Early Bird Tournament, and took two of three games on Sunday in non-conference contests.

February 20, 2013
Impending Weather System Impacts Hornet Weekend Athletic Schedules
An impending weather system potentially bringing rain and snow has impacted the Lynchburg College baseball and softball schedules for this weekend.

February 15, 2013
Softball Opens Up Season at Greensboro with Split
The Lynchburg College softball team opened up the season at Greensboro College on Friday, and split the double-header. Greensboro took the first game, 10-8, with Lynchburg taking number two, 9-3.

February 6, 2013
ODAC Releases Preseason Poll; Hornets in Sixth
Just two points separate the first and second positions in the 2013 ODAC Softball Preseason Poll, as Virginia Wesleyan College secured the #1 rank with seven first place votes and 96 total points.

October 2, 2012
A Few Good Minutes with . . . Dawn Simmons
Our video today focuses on Hornet head softball coach Dawn Simmons. These sessions are designed for student-athletes, recruits, parents and friends of the College to better get to know the head coaches at LC. Check back soon for our next installment.