2015 Softball News
January 21, 2015
UMBC Softball’s Melanie Denischuk to be Inducted into UMBC Athletics Hall of Fame
BALTIMORE– UMBC softball’s Melanie Denischuk (2005-07) has been named as one of six former Retriever student-athletes that will be inducted into the UMBC Athletics Hall of Fame on Saturday, Jan. 31. A dinner and subsequent ceremony will take place, beginning at 6 p.m., at the Westin BWI Airport Hotel.
December 12, 2014
Softball Sets Date for Winter Clinic
UMBC softball has announced that it will host its annual winter clinic on Saturday, Jan. 31, running from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the UMBC RAC Field House.
December 9, 2014
French Honored at NFCA Convention
UMBC Softball Head Coach Joe French received recognition at the annual National Fastpitch Coaches Association after earning his 600th-career victory as a head softball coach during the 2014 campaign.
December 1, 2014
Joe French Signs Six to National Letters of Intent for UMBC Softball
UMBC Softball Head Coach Joe French has signed six players to National Letters of Intent to join the Retrievers for the 2016 season.
November 5, 2014
Softball Announces Challenging 2015 Schedule
UMBC Softball Head Coach Joe French released the Retrievers’ 2015 schedule, which features six straight tournaments to open the season, which is slated to start on Feb. 6. UMBC will go back to hosting its three annual tournaments, beginning with the 11th Annual UMBC Retriever Classic on Feb. 27-March 1.
October 15, 2014
Schedule Announced for the Sixth-Annual UMBC Scholastic Classic
UMBC Softball Head Coach Joe French has announced the schedule for the sixth-annual UMBC Scholastic Classic, a tournament that is open to all 16-U and 18-U travel softball teams.
October 11, 2014
Softball's Homecoming Schedule Update
Due to overnight and morning rain the UMBC slow pitch softball alumni game has been cancelled. The alumni tailgate will still take place at 11:30 a.m., prior to the UMBC men's soccer game.
August 25, 2014
Spots Available for the Sixth-Annual UMBC Scholastic Classic
UMBC Softball Head Coach Joe French is now accepting applications for the sixth-annual UMBC Scholastic Classic. The first ten teams entered and paid in full will be admitted to participate in this tournament that is open to all 16-U and 18-U travel softball teams.
August 15, 2014
Softball Announces Fall Schedule
UMBC head softball coach Joe French has set his 2014 fall slate, which includes a pair of home tournaments and the program’s annual alumni game.