2013-14 NACC Softball News

  • NACC Lands 7 On NFCA All-Region Teams
    May 11, 2014
    The 2014 National Fastpitch Coaches Association Division III All-Region awards were recently announced by the organization, and the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference was represented by seven softball student-athletes on the All-Great Lakes Region teams.
  • Benedictine's Season Ends In Regional Final
    May 11, 2014
    Benedictine saw its season end with a pair of losses to nationally ranked UW-Whitewater on Sunday afternoon in the final of the University of Chicago Regional.
  • Benedictine Reaches Regional Final
    May 10, 2014
    Benedictine reached the NCAA Division III Regional Final with a 2-1 victory over Thomas More at the University of Chicago on Saturday.
  • Benedictine Upsets Whitewater In NCAA Regional
    May 09, 2014
    Benedictine upset No. 20 UW-Whitewater 4-2 in the opener of the 2014 NCAA Division III Softball Regional.
  • Benedictine Headed To Chicago for NCAA Regionals
    May 06, 2014
    The Benedictine softball team will head to the University of Chicago for the NCAA Regionals.
  • NACC SAAC Honors Special Olympic Athletes At Conference Tournament
    May 06, 2014
    The Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Student-Athlete Advisory Committee hosted Special Olympians from the Genesee Lake School Pioneers chapter during the 2014 NACC Softball Tournament last Thursday at Alverno Field.
  • Benedictine Sweeps Final Weekly Softball Awards Of Season
    May 05, 2014
    Benedictine's Sarah Koch and Melissa Guzior have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Position Player and Pitching Softball Student-Athletes of the Week for games of April 28-May 4, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
  • BenU Wins Fourth-Straight NACC Tourney
    May 03, 2014
    Benedictine will play in the NCAA Championship Tournament for the fourth-straight season after sweeping through the NACC Tournament with a 5-2 win over regular-season champion Aurora.
  • Blazich, Hartzell Top NACC Softball Awards
    May 01, 2014
    The Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference has announced the softball awards for the 2014 season, as voted on by the league's head coaches, and Wisconsin Lutheran's Brittney Blazich and Aurora's Vanessa Hartzell topped the All-NACC First Team as the Position Player and Pitcher of the Year.
  • BenU's Mieszala, CUW's Perkins Honored With Weekly Awards
    April 28, 2014
    Benedictine's Kelly Mieszala and Concordia Wisconsin's Melissa Perkins have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Position Player and Pitching Softball Student-Athletes of the Week for games of April 21-27, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
  • AU Wins NACC Title With Sweep
    April 26, 2014
    Aurora swept Concordia Chicago winning both games 10-2 in five innings and in doing so captured the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Championship.
  • WLC's Blazich, Aurora's Hartzell Earn Weekly Awards
    April 22, 2014
    Wisconsin Lutheran's Brittney Blazich and Aurora's Vanessa Hartzell have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Position Player and Pitching Softball Student-Athletes of the Week for games of April 14-20, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
  • MSOE's Wightman Tosses No-Hitter
    April 18, 2014
    Freshman Callie Wightman threw a no-hitter in game one and allowed just one hit in game two to lead the MSOE softball team to a doubleheader sweep of Maranatha Baptist by identical 13-0 scores Friday afternoon at Brandt Quirk Park.
  • CUC's Salata, MSOE's Curtis Haul In Weekly Honors
    April 14, 2014
    Concordia Chicago's Alicia Salata and MSOE's Shannon Curtis have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Position Player and Pitching Softball Student-Athletes of the Week for games of April 7-13, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
  • Stars' Rea, Spartans' Zanella Earn Weekly Awards
    April 07, 2014
    Dominican's Ashley Rea and Aurora's Natalie Zanella have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Position Player and Pitching Softball Student-Athletes of the Week for games of March 31-April 6, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
  • Warriors Sweep Weekly Softball Awards
    March 31, 2014
    Wisconsin Lutheran's Emily Sievert and Kendra Thomas have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Position Player and Pitching Softball Student-Athletes of the Week for games of March 24-30, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
  • CUW's Reicher, Benedictine's Guzior Earn Weekly Awards
    March 24, 2014
    Concordia Wisconsin's Jennifer Reicher and Benedictine's Melissa Guzior have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Position Player and Pitching Softball Student-Athletes of the Week for games of March 17-23, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
  • Benedictine Sweeps Weekly Softball Awards
    March 17, 2014
    Benedictine's Sarah Koch and Melissa Guzior have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Position Player and Pitching Softball Student-Athletes of the Week for games of March 10-16, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
  • Dominican's Evans, Edgewood's DeJongh Collect Weekly Honors
    March 10, 2014
    Dominican's Allie Evans and Edgewood's Rachel DeJongh have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Position Player and Pitching Softball Student-Athletes of the Week for games of March 3-9, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
  • Edgewood's Diesch, CUC's Johnson Snag Season's First Weekly Awards
    March 03, 2014
    Edgewood's Jackie Diesch and Concordia Chicago's Megan Johnson have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Position Player and Pitching Softball Student-Athletes of the Week for games of Feb. 24-March 2, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
  • Aurora Pegged First In NACC Preseason Poll
    February 07, 2014
    Aurora has been tabbed to repeat as Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference softball champions according to the 2014 preseason poll, voted on by the league's head coaches and sports information directors.
  • NCAA Woman Of The Year Nomination, DeLozier, Is Top 30 Finalist
    August 20, 2013
    Torey DeLozier, selected from a group of more than 450 nominees, has been chosen as one the top 30 honorees for the 2013 NCAA Woman of the Year award. DeLozier was the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference's (then, the Northern Athletics Conference) nomination for the 2012-13 academic year. Maranatha competed in its final season as a member of the conference in '12-13.
  • Marian Announces 2013 Hall Of Fame Class
    August 09, 2013
    Marian University Athletics has announced the addition of four members into its Athletic Hall of Fame. The Class of 2013 will be honored at a Hall of Fame ceremony Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, inside the Stayer Center on campus.