The Charger Bulletin

Softball Wins Home Opener

NO. 3 Selena Aponte, Freshman

Zack Pincince, Sports Editor

March 11, 2020

On Thursday afternoon the Chargers softball team took the field against cross-town rival Southern Connecticut State University Owls. The Chargers have not played since their trip to Florida and in the first couple innings, they had to shake off some of the rust. New Haven gave up five runs in the first...

Recap of Charger Softball Trip to Florida

NO. 25 Jovanna Hillman, Junior.

Tyler Wells, Contributing Writer

February 21, 2020

Though it may not feel like it in the Northeast, it is finally time to welcome spring sports as the New Haven softball team got their campaign underway down in Florida last weekend. The Chargers got to play in five games at the Florida Tech Invitational, and went 2-3 over the weekend, which got their...

Softball Season Preview

Softball Season Preview

Tyler Wells, Contributing Writer

January 29, 2020

With students returning to campus with cold temperatures and the perpetual threat of snow in the forecast, spring sports are preparing for the rapidly-approaching season. Teams are beginning to fire up their practices without much time until games begin. The University of New Haven softball team has...

Grand Slam Dooms Chargers Championship Hopes

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Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

May 16, 2019

Softball ended their season Saturday as they lost to No. 2 LIU Post 6-3 in the NCAA Division II East Region Championship. The Chargers entered the tournament as the No. 7 seed but couldn’t complete the Cinderella story. The Chargers opened the double elimination tournament against the Pioneers...

Softball Falls Short in NE-10 Semifinals

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Ethan Cardona, Staff Writer

May 7, 2019

After an impressive quarter final victory, Thursday over Merrimack, New Haven softball fell to, St. Anselm 5-1 in the semifinal round of the Northeast-10 (NE-10) conference championship. The NE-10 Conference championship tournament took place at St. Anselm College, with the Hawks having earned the top...

Senior Reflection: My Time as a Charger

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Sierra Whitlock, Senior Softball Player

May 7, 2019

As my four years come to an end it is time to sit back and reflect on my time as a student-athlete. I am in disbelief that in the next few weeks my time is up, and I’m not quite ready to let it go. Being a Charger has been one of the hardest, and most rewarding experiences I have ever been a part of. ...

Luzzi, Chargers Sweep Caldwell to Cap 30 Win Regular Season

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Ethan Cardona, Staff Writer

April 30, 2019

Charger softball swept a Thursday afternoon doubleheader over the visiting Caldwell University Cougars, winning game one 3-2 and game two 2-1. The Chargers finished the regular season 30-13 and 23-6 in NE-10 Conference play. Senior shortstop, Taylor Luzzi was the star of the day, as she contributed to...

Softball off to Good Start

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Kenny Sorrentino, Staff Writer

March 29, 2019

The 2019 New Haven Chargers’ softball campaign has been both hot and cold. After winning three out of five at Myrtle Beach’s Snowbird Freeze Out, including a 14-1 victory over Slippery Rock, the team put up a 1-4 record to stand at 4-6. The Chargers have now won six consecutive games to put them a...

Postponements in Spring Sports

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Ethan Cardona, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

Playing collegiate softball or baseball in the northeast is no easy task. It often requires multiple layers of compression shirts and double socks to stay warm. But that, of course, is if the games actually get played, as the word “postponed” on the schedule has been a regular occurrence for the Ne...

Club Softball Coming in Fall 2019

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Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

March 14, 2019

There is a new club sport coming to the University of New Haven, and it is going to make its debut in fall 2019. Club softball will be the 18th club sport added to ChargerRec’s crowded slate of club sports. Club softball will join the likes of men’s and women’s rugby, club baseball, men’s lacr...

Softball Ready to Get Rolling

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Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

February 12, 2019

The 2019 softball season is just around the corner, and it’s time to get started. Last season, the Chargers finished 25-21 with a 14-12 record in the NE-10 Conference. New Haven ended its season in the NE-10 Championship quarterfinal after losing to Southern New Hampshire 6-2. The 2019 Chargers will be...

UNH’s second annual Chargers Got Talent

Samantha Mathewson

February 25, 2015

Men’s and Women’s Soccer won this year’s second annual Chargers Got Talent, which took place in the Charger Gymnasium, Sunday, Feb. 22. Student-athletes created dances and skits to perform for their peers. Each UNH athletic teams made a group to perform, in addition to recognized student organizations, WRITE POETRY and Fully Charged, who performed as well. Th...

Charging Into Spring

The Charger Bulletin

March 12, 2014

By Caitlin Duncan Contributing Writer The University of New Haven women’s softball team has spent months preparing for their 2014 season. The team has been training throughout the entire fall and winter. They’ve been working on conditioning, as well as perfecting their techniques, and brushing up on all of their skills. It’s no doubt ...

Huge Third Lifts Chargers to 10-2 Victory Over AIC

Charger Athletics

April 3, 2013

WEST HAVEN, Conn. - With eight runs off five hits in the bottom of the third inning, the University of New Haven softball team swing its way to a 10-2, five inning victory over American International College Friday afternoon. Christina Gelardi (Derby, Conn./Derby) led the team with two hits, two RBI...

Softball Completes Series Sweep of American International

Charger Athletics

April 3, 2013

WEST HAVEN, Conn. - The University of New Haven softball team completed a three-game series sweep of American International College Saturday afternoon with a pair of victories at the UNH Softball Field. Micah Stonesifer (Archer City, Texas/Archer City / Vernon College) threw the complete game four hitter...

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