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2015-2016 Season Try Outs

Wednesday, July 29th
5:45pm Open Practice and Try Outs
7:30pm Cookout – current and prospective players, parents and alumni are welcome!
Coburn Avenue Field (at the corner of Coburn Avenue and Hamilton Street), Worcester, MA 01604

Wednesday, August 5th

6:00pm – 8:00pm Try Outs
Worcester Academy, New Balance Fields, 242 Stafford Street, Worcester, MA 01603
Saturday, August 8th
12:00pm – 2:00pm Try Outs
Worcester Academy, New Balance Fields, 242 Stafford Street, Worcester, MA 01603
Sunday, August 9th
12:00pm – 2:00pm Try Outs
Worcester Academy, New Balance Fields, 242 Stafford Street, Worcester, MA 01603
If you are a prospective player and will be attending try outs, please let us know which one you will be attending (admin@worcesterhawks.com).


2015 Tournament Photos

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Congratulations to Hawks Alumna Raven Fournier!

Fournier Raven 23 - 2014

Tufts University won its third straight Division III National Championship on May 24, 2015. Raven was selected as an NFC Coaches All-American. She also was selected for First Team All-Region. Congratulations to Raven from the Hawks!

Congratulations to Hawks Seniors, Class of 2015

Congratulations to our players on their acceptances to the following schools:

Laurine German, University of Maine, Orono, Maine
Chandler Gottshall, DeSales University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Megan McFadden, Troy University, Troy, Alabama


University of Virginia Fall Elite Camp

Registration is NOW OPEN for our Fall Elite Camp being held September 5-6, 2015 on Grounds here at The University of Virginia.  Complete information is available on our camp website (www.collegesoftballcamps.com/uvasoftball) including topics covered, camp details, cost, and how/when to register.

Summer pitching, catching, and hitting clinic information will be coming out in the next few weeks and will be posted on the same site.  We will contact you again once those arrangements are complete.

Please contact assistant coach Heidi Freitager-Kirkaldy with any questions on the camp or the online registration process at (434) 982-5737 or softballcamps@virginia.edu.  We hope to see you there!!!


Blake Miller
Head Softball Coach
The University of Virginia

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Announcing the Hawks Class of 2014:

Emily Czaja, of/if
Emily started playing for the Hawks following her senior year in high school where she was a four-time All – Western MA 1st Team Softball selection, 3 sport MVP (Softball, Field Hockey, Basketball) and Palmer High School’s Female Athlete of the Year. Now she’s a member of Quinnipiac University’s Division 1 Softball Team. Emily was awarded a 2014 Hawks College Scholarship and proudly recognizes the Hawks as part of her Quinnipiac bio.

Raven Fournier, c/of
Raven played and starred at bat and in the field for three years for the Hawks. She will study engineering at and play softball for Tufts University, the 2013 and 2014 Division III National Champions. Raven was awarded a 2014 Hawks College Scholarship.

Sarah Harms, p
Sarah came to the Hawks two years ago all the way from Wilsonville, Oregon. During her two seasons, she made major contributions both as a solid pitcher and as a clutch hitter. She will study engineering at R.P.I. and pitch for their softball team.

Jillian Sbardella, 3rd b/p
Jillian’s strong bat and arm were a great help during her year on the Hawks. She will attend Leslie University where she will play softball.

Courtney Zambello, p
Courtney played one year for the Hawks starring as a strong left hand pitcher. She is expected to be a key member of the Merrimack College pitching staff. Courtney was awarded a 2014 Hawks College Scholarship.

Announcing the 2014 Hawks College Scholarships:

On September 7, 2014 the Hawks announced the recipients of the 2014 Hawks College Scholarships. A total of seven thousand dollars ($7,000) in college scholarships was awarded to three Hawks players who graduated in 2014 and just completed their 2014 summer travel season. The recipients are Raven A. Fournier, Tufts University; Courtney G. Zambello, Merrimack College; and Emily V. Czaja, Quinnipiac University.

Coach Raymond featured in the Worcester Telegram & Gazette:

Legendary coach Ralph Raymond addresses his Worcester Hawks softball team during a practice last week. (T&G Staff/CHRISTINE PETERSON)

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