Newbury College is proud to play host to the 2017 New England Collegiate Conference Softball Tournament at Wentworth Institute of Technology's Sweeney Field and Carr Softball Diamond in Boston, Mass. for the chance to represent the NECC in the upcoming NCAA Division III Softball Tournament.
The 2017 NECC Softball Championship is a double-elimination tournament that will begin on Thursday, May 4 and conclude Sunday, May 7, with all games on Saturday and Sunday being played at the Carr Softball Diamond.
The Champion of the NECC will one of at least 60 teams competing for the Division III Softball National Championship, starting with Regional Bracket Play on Wednesday, May 10. Following the Round-Robin Regional Play, 16 teams will then advance to the Super Regionals.
For more detail regarding players and teams, use the links below to find information on the teams of the NECC.
|Regis (Mass.) College Pride
No. 3 Seed
Softball Home Page
|Bay Path University Wildcats
No. 5 Seed
Softball Home Page
NECC Quarterfinals - Single Elimination - May 2, 2017
Game 1: No. 1 Newbury College def. No. 8 Southern Vermont College, 13-3. Box Score
Game 2: No. 2 Lesley Univ. def. No. 7 Mitchell College, 7-0. Box Score
Game 3: No. 3 Regis (Mass.) College def. No. 6 Elms College, 5-4 (Final - 8). Box Score
Game 4: No. 5 Bay Path Univ. def. No. 4 Becker College, 7-5. Box Score
NECC Semifinal Rounds - Double Elimination - Thursday, May 4, 2017
NECC Semifinal Continuation - Double Elimination - Saturday, May 6, 2017
NECC Championship Round - Double Elimination - Sunday, May 7, 2017
The 2017 New England Collegiate Conference Champions: The Lesley University Lynx.
The 2017 NECC All-Tournament Team:
Regis: Madi McLellan
Regis: Ellery Rasmussen
Bay Path: Lilly West
Bay Path: Lauren Vallee
Newbury: Alina Milauskas
Newbury: Mallory Stefan
Newbury: Noelle Sass
Lesley: Abby Henderson
Lesley: Sarah Bushman
Lesley: Mekenzi Golden (2017 NECC Tournament MVP)