• Diplomats Host LVC, Travel to Ursinus
    April 18, 2018
    Franklin & Marshall opens the week with a 14-14 overall record and a 6-4 mark in Centennial Conference (CC) play. The Diplomats take on Lebanon Valley on Thursday, entering the game with a 25-18 overall mark, though the Dutchmen have won the past four contests.
  • F&M Falls to Susquehanna
    April 15, 2018
    Franklin & Marshall’s softball team dropped both contests against Susquehanna on Sunday afternoon. The Diplomats lost the first game by a 5-1 score and the second game by a 9-1 tally
  • Diplomats Split With Garnet On Senior Day
    April 14, 2018
    Franklin & Marshall’s softball team split with Swarthmore in Centennial Conference (CC) action on Saturday afternoon. F&M took the first game 3-0 but dropped a hard-fought 10-inning 4-3 loss in the second game.
  • F&M Athletics Mourns the Loss of Ray Oswald
    April 12, 2018
    Former Franklin & Marshall softball coach Ray Oswald passed away unexpectedly at Lancaster General Hospital on April 8, 2018. He was 84.
  • Diplomats Split With Lions
    April 12, 2018
    Franklin & Marshall’s softball team split with Penn St.-Harrisburg in non-conference action on Thursday afternoon. The Nittany Lions took the first game 5-1, but the Diplomats bounced back in the second with a 9-0 shutout.  
  • Diplomats Set for Pair of Non-Conference Matchups, Swarthmore
    April 10, 2018
    F&M takes on King’s (Pa.) with a 10-10 overall record and looks to break a 1-1 tie series record with the Monarchs after splitting a doubleheader in 2016.
  • F&M Continues Winning-Streak Against King’s
    April 10, 2018
    Franklin & Marshall’s softball delivered its third-straight sweep, defeating King’s (Pa.) 1-0 and 4-0 on Tuesday afternoon. 
  • Diplomats Deliver Another CC Sweep
    April 07, 2018
    Franklin & Marshall’s softball team delivered its second-straight sweep in Centennial Conference (CC) action taking down Muhlenberg by an 8-5 tally in the first game followed by an 11-3 victory in the second.
  • Diplomats Sweep Red Devils
    April 05, 2018
    Franklin & Marshall delivered a 2-0 sweep in weekday Centennial Conference (CC) softball action on Thursday afternoon. The Diplomats first defeated the Red Devils 1-0 in extra innings in the first game followed by a 2-0 victory.
  • F&M Continues CC Play
    April 03, 2018
    F&M and Dickinson meet for the 75th time this week. The Diplomats hold a 45-29 advantage including a 2-0 sweep during the regular season last year. F&M then travels to Muhlenberg where the Diplomats currently own a the winning-streak after splitting last season’s contests.
  • F&M Splits with Haverford
    March 31, 2018
    Franklin & Marshall’s softball team came back after a close 2-1 loss in the first game to defeat Haverford 8-0 in five innings in Centennial Conference (CC) action on Saturday afternoon.
  • Diplomats Fall to Green Terror in CC Play
    March 29, 2018
    Franklin & Marshall’s softball team dropped both games against McDaniel in its Centennial Conference (CC) opener on Thursday afternoon. The Diplomats fell in a hard-fought 10-8 loss in the first game before losing 5-0 in the second.
  • Tuesday Softball Game Moved to F&M; CC Play Opens Thursday
    March 27, 2018
    Due to last week’s storm, there are several schedule changes, including Tuesday’s game against York, originally set as a road contest, being moved to Lancaster. Thursday’s doubleheader is now against McDaniel with the Lancaster Bible games being postponed. 
  • Diplomats Drop to Spartans in Home Opener
    March 27, 2018
    Franklin & Marshall softball opened home-play against York Tuesday afternoon. The Diplomats lost the first game 4-1 before dropping a hard-fought 3-2 loss in the second.
  • Today's Softball Games Postponed
    March 21, 2018
    Franklin & Marshall's softball doubleheader against Gettysburg has been rescheduled for Tuesday, April 24 with a 3:00 p.m. start due to unplayable field conditions.
  • F&M Sweeps Final Day of Spring Break, Schaefer Delivers No-Hitter
    March 16, 2018
    Izzy Schaefer ended the day with a no-hitter to help Franklin & Marshall softball to a 2-0 sweep on the final day of Spring Break action. The Diplomats first defeated FDU-Florham in a tight 3-2 contest before blanking Lasell 9-0 on Friday afternoon.
  • Softball Splits Fourth Day of Action
    March 15, 2018
    Franklin & Marshall softball went 1-1 on the fourth day of Spring Break action, first falling to Ripon 3-1, before defeating Becker 5-2.
  • Diplomats Fall To Hamilton and Albright
    March 13, 2018
    Franklin & Marshall softball dropped a pair of contests Tuesday afternoon, first taking a hard-fought loss 6-5 to Hamilton and then falling to Albright 6-5 as well.
  • F&M Goes 1-1 on Day Two in Florida
    March 12, 2018
    Franklin & Marshall softball went 1-1 on day two of its Spring Break trip in Florida. The Diplomats fell to Stockton 10-9 this morning and then took down Framingham Stat 10-2 this afternoon. 
  • Diplomats Split Opening Day
    March 11, 2018
    Franklin & Marshall softball opened its 2018 season in Florida, splitting the day with a 7-6 win against Finlandia and a 4-3 loss to Wisconsin-Stout. The Diplomats moved to 1-1 on the year while the Wisconsin-Stout improved to 3-1.
  • 2018 F&M Softball Preview
    March 05, 2018
    Last season saw Franklin & Marshall softball bring home its first Centennial Conference (CC) Championship title while claiming the program’s first NCAA Tournament appearance. The 2018 team has their sights set just as high. 
  • Five Named All-America Scholar-Athletes
    October 11, 2017
    Five members of the Franklin & Marshall softball team were named to the Easton/National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All-America Scholar-Athlete team.
  • Kalman Selected as F&M Softball Head Coach
    August 07, 2017
    Franklin & Marshall Director of Athletics and Recreation Patricia S.W. Epps announced the hiring of Brooke Kalman as head coach of the softball program. Kalman, who will officially begin her role on Aug. 14, becomes the 10th coach in the program's history.
  • Season in Review: 2017 Franklin & Marshall Softball
    May 16, 2017
    A roaring finish to the 2017 softball season saw Franklin & Marshall claim its first Centennial Conference (CC) Championship and make the program’s first-ever appearance in the NCAA Tournament. The Diplomats finished with a 17-23 record and an 8-8 CC mark, qualifying F&M for the Centennial Playoffs for the first time in the CC’s 24 years of softball.
  • No. 18 Randolph-Macon Eliminates F&M
    May 14, 2017
    Franklin & Marshall saw its softball season end in the NCAA Regionals on Sunday afternoon, dropping a 3-1 decision to No. 18 Randolph-Macon. The Diplomats closed out their season with a 17-23 record and the program’s first-ever appearance in the NCAA Tournament.
  • No. 1 Virginia Wesleyan Outlasts F&M in NCAA Opener
    May 13, 2017
    A five-run third inning proved to be enough for top-ranked Virginia Wesleyan, defeating an upset-minded Franklin & Marshall team 5-0 on Saturday afternoon in the first game of the NCAA Division III Softball Tournament for both teams. The Diplomats fell to 17-22 on the year, while the Marlins improved to 44-2 with the win.
  • F&M Heads to Virginia for NCAA Regionals
    May 11, 2017
    The 2017 Franklin & Marshall softball season continues on Friday at the Ashland, Va. regional of the NCAA Tournament. The Diplomats will take on Virginia Wesleyan at 3:30 p.m. on Friday before action continues into Saturday. The final two teams standing will compete on Sunday for the right to advance to next weekend’s super regionals.
  • Piccinich, Long Named All-Centennial
    May 10, 2017
    Franklin & Marshall’s Lexi Piccinich and Taylor Long were both named to the All-Centennial Conference Softball Team, announced by the league office on Wednesday. Piccinich was named to the First Team, while Long landed Second Team honors.
  • Franklin & Marshall Softball Championship Gear
    May 09, 2017
    Celebrate the 2017 Centennial Conference (CC) Softball Title for Franklin & Marshall with some Championship gear at DiplomatsGear.com.
  • Softball Learns NCAA Path
    May 08, 2017
    The Franklin & Marshall softball team learned its NCAA path on Monday afternoon with the airing of the NCAA DIII Softball Selection Show. The Diplomats will travel to Ashland, Va. to take on Virginia Wesleyan in the first game of the Tournament, with Averett and hosts Randolph-Macon also earning a spot in the four-team pod.
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