2011-12 News

May 20, 2012
Feindel Featured on WFSB 3 Sports
WFSB TV came to campus and did a feature on All-American Hayley Feindel

May 18, 2012
Bastinck Named NFCA First Team All-American
SALEM, Va.--(5/18/12)--Junior designated player Holli Bastinck has been named a first team All-American by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association

May 15, 2012
Coast Guard Retires Feindel's #16
NEW LONDON, Conn.--(5/15/12)--For the first time in school history, the Coast Guard Academy will retire a uniform number

May 14, 2012
Trio Named to All-Region Teams
NEW LONDON, Conn.--(5/14/12)--Junior designated player Holli Bastinck was named to both the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) and the New England Softball Coaches Association (NEISCA) First team All-region teams

May 13, 2012
Another Drama Filled Ending for Coast Guard
MANSFIELD, Conn.--(5/13/12)--Controversy and drama have followed the Coast Guard Academy softball team in the NCAA tournament for the last three years and Sunday was no different

May 12, 2012
Bears Fall to Losers' Bracket
MANSFIELD, Conn.--(5/12/12)--Freshman Allyson Fournier fired a four-hit shutout while striking out eight leading second-seeded Tufts to a 3-0 win over fifth-seeded Coast Guard

May 11, 2012
Bears Knock off #2 ECSU; Snap 40-Game Win Streak
MANSFIELD, Conn.--(5/11/12)--Senior All-American Hayley Feindel fired a two-hit shutout and sophomore Devin Fellman’s three-run homer highlighted a five-run fourth inning as fifth-seeded Coast Guard knocked off Eastern Connecticut 5-0

May 10, 2012
Lisko Liner Lifts Bears to NCAA Win
MANSFIELD, Conn.--(5/10/12)--Freshman Erin Lisko’s RBI line drive single to left in the top of eighth inning led fifth-seeded Coast Guard to a 2-1 win over fourth-seeded Ithaca

May 7, 2012
Richardson Named Top Rookie; Three Earn All-Conference
NEW LONDON, Conn.--(5/7/12)--Coast Guard Academy freshman catcher Jesse Richardson has been named the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Rookie of the Year and a first team All-conference selection

May 7, 2012
Bears are #5 Seed in Mansfield Regional
NEW LONDON, Conn.--(5/7/12)--After winning five straight elimination games including three on the final day of the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) tournament for the second straight season, Coast Guard, the three-time defending NEWMAC tournament champions were awarded the fifth-seed in the Mansfield Regional and will take on fourth-seeded Ithaca

May 5, 2012
Bears Win Three to Capture NEWMAC Championship
SPRINGFIELD, Mass.--(5/5/12)--Senior All-American and tournament Most Outstanding Player Hayley Feindel became the NCAA Division III all-time wins leader

April 28, 2012
Late Inning Magic Keeps Bears Alive
SPRINGFIELD, MASS.--(4/28/12)--Junior Holli Bastinck’s two-run single highlighted a three-run eighth inning as sixth-seeded Coast Guard rallied from a 2-0 deficit

April 28, 2012
Bears Remain Alive with Shutout Win
SPRINGFIELD, MASS.--(4/28/12)--All-American Hayley Feindel fired a six-hit shutout, the 60th of her career and moved into second place on the NCAA Division III all-time wins list

April 24, 2012
Bears Split in NEWMAC Tournament
BABSON PARK, MASS.--(4/24/12)--Sixth-seeded Coast Guard beat third-seeded Wellesley 5-2 before falling to second-seeded Babson 14-10 in the opening day of the double elimination New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) tournament.

April 21, 2012
Bears Swept in Regular Season Finale
NEW LONDON, CONN.--(4/21/12)--Babson hit seven home runs with three players each going deep twice as the Beavers swept a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) doubleheader

April 20, 2012
Bears Sweep Springfield; Clinch Tourney Spot
NEW LONDON, CONN.--(4/20/12)--Senior All-American Hayley Feindel threw a pair of complete games and struck out 23 as Coast Guard locked up a spot in the conference tournament

April 17, 2012
#3 Eastern Conn. Sweeps Bears
WILLIMANTIC, CONN.--(4/17/12)--National earned run average leader Molly Rathbun struck out 14 in eight scoreless innings

April 14, 2012
Richardson Goes 6 for 6 as Bears Sweep MIT
NEW LONDON, CONN.--(4/14/12)--Freshman Jesse Richardson was 6 for 6 with five runs scored and senior All-American Hayley Feindel walked just one and struck out 20

April 13, 2012
Wellesley Sweeps Bears
WELLESLEY, MASS.--(4/13/12)--The Wellesley College softball team used strong pitching performances from sophomore Lindsay Johnson and junior Sarah Schwartzmeyer to post a sweep over two-time defending NEWMAC Champion, Coast Guard

April 9, 2012
Feindel Named NEWMAC Pitcher of the Week
NEW LONDON, CONN.--(4/9/12)--Senior All-American Hayley Feindel returned from an injury in style on Friday and for her efforts she was named the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Pitcher of the Week.

April 6, 2012
Feindel Returns and Sets DIII Innings Record in Sweep
WORCESTER, MASS.--(4/6/12)--Senior All-American Hayley Feindel, who missed the last 13 games with an injury, returned in style by throwing a pair of shutouts

April 4, 2012
Bears Make Seven Errors in Loss
NEW LONDON, CONN.--(4/4/12)--Chrissy Bello and Alexis Kral had back-to-back two-run singles to highlight a five run fifth inning leading Wesleyan to a 8-4 win over Coast Guard

March 31, 2012
WPI Sweeps Bears
WORCESTER, MASS.--(3/31/12)--WPI swept Coast Guard in a New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) doubleheader

March 30, 2012
Bears Sweep Smith
NEW LONDON, CONN.--(3/30/12)--The Coast Guard offense exploded as the Bears swept a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) doubleheader from Smith

March 27, 2012
Bears Beat Trinity 8-4
NEW LONDON, CONN.--(3/27/12)--Freshman Jesse Richardson was 3 for 3 while junior Holli Bastinck and freshman Chloe Harmon each drove in two runs

March 24, 2012
Bears Drop Pair at Wheaton
NORTON, MASS--(3/24/12)--Wheaton College sophomore catcher Ashley Brillon laced a single into the base of the centerfield fence to drive in the decisive run in the bottom of the seventh as the Lyons edged No.23 Coast Guard Academy

March 20, 2012
Walker Wins Twice as #17 Bears Sweep
NEW LONDON, CONN.--(3/20/12)--Junior Catherine Walker picked up both wins on the mound as Coast Guard, ranked 17th nationally swept a doubleheader from Roger Williams

March 18, 2012
Bears Settle for Split With Manhattanville
NEW LONDON, CONN.--(3/18/12)--Coast Guard, ranked 17th nationally, split a non-conference doubleheader with Manhattanville

March 17, 2012
#17 Bears Rally for Sweep of Castleton
NEW LONDON, CONN.--(3/17/12)--Coast Guard, ranked 17th nationally, rallied for four runs in the bottom of the seventh, winning the game on an error

March 10, 2012
Bears Split to Close out Southern Trip
KISSIMMEE, FLA.--(3/10/12)--Holli Bastinck and Stacia Sarwinski both hit two-run homers in the first inning as Coast Guard beat Anderson

March 9, 2012
Bears Split at Rebel Games
KISSIMMEE, FLA.--(3/9/12)--Coast Guard split a pair at the Rebel Games losing to Catholic 6-5 before shutting out Simpson 4-0.

March 7, 2012
#10 Bears Swept at Rebel Games
KISSIMMEE, FLA.--(3/7/12)--Coast Guard, which moved up to 10th in the national rankings on Wednesday morning dropped a pair of games at the Rebel Games.

March 5, 2012
Feindel Fires No-Hitter; Bears Sweep
KISSIMMEE, FLA.--(3/5/12)--Senior All-American Hayley Feindel fired the ninth no-hitter of her magnificent career

March 4, 2012
#13 Bears Beat #6 Cortland; Win Twice on Opening Day
KISSIMMEE, FLA.--(3/4/12)--Junior Megan Cook’s RBI single in the bottom of the sixth proved to be the game winner as #13 Coast Guard beat #6 Cortland State

March 4, 2012
#13 Bears Beat #6 Cortland; Win Twice on Opening Day
KISSIMMEE, FLA.--(3/4/12)--Junior Megan Cook’s RBI single in the bottom of the sixth proved to be the game winner as #13 Coast Guard beat #6 Cortland State