2017 Northeast Tiger Softball News Archive
YEAR-IN-REVIEW: NATIONAL RANKINGS, POSTSEASON PLAY PREVALENT IN 2016-17 SCHOOL YEAR
Northeast had one of its best athletic seasons during the 2016-17 school year with six teams playing in the postseason.
SEVENTEEN NORTHEAST ATHLETES DECORATED WITH NJCAA SCHOLASTIC ACCOLADES
Northeast had 17 student-athletes and 3 athletic programs collect awards from the NJCAA for their academic standards.
NORTHEAST CHOOSES NINE WORTHY RECIPIENTS FOR ANNUAL TIGER AWARDS
The Tiger Award is given to a player from each program that consistently represents their team in a positive manner.
NEMCC SETS NEW ACADEMIC SCHOOL RECORD FOR SECOND CONSECUTIVE YEAR
Northeast's athletic department has broken the school record for Academic All-State honorees in a single year with 40.
BOYD BECOMES FOURTH NORTHEAST PITCHER TO SECURE ALL-AMERICAN ACCOLADES
Jessica Boyd was named an All-American by Fastpitch News after finishing 3rd in school history with 168 strikeouts.
NEMCC ATHLETES AMONG THOSE PLACED ON INSTITUTIONAL ACADEMIC AWARD LISTS
A total of 36 student-athletes were named to the President's & Vice President's Lists for the 2017 spring semester.
STRIKEOUT QUEEN BOYD'S SOFTBALL JOURNEY TO CONTINUE AT MONTEVALLO
Northeast's Jessica Boyd has inked with Montevallo after finishing 3rd in school history with 296 strikeouts in 2 seasons.
NORTHEAST STUDENT-ATHLETES OBTAIN DEGREES DURING GRADUATION CEREMONIES
Nearly 50 athletes from six Northeast sports earned their Associate of Arts degrees at the end of the spring semester.
BOYD, TIGERS COMPETE IN STELLAR PITCHERS DUEL DURING POSTSEASON OPENER
Jessica Boyd (above) threw a gem with five strikeouts in a complete game, but Northeast lost its opener to Gulf Coast.
NORTHEAST CONTINUES TURNAROUND SEASON IN PLAYOFF SERIES ON GULF COAST
Northeast softball begins its 15th postseason in the last 17 years at MS Gulf Coast. All games will air on NEMCCTV.com.
NEMCC SOFTBALL APPEARS IN CONSECUTIVE NATIONAL POLLS FOR FIRST TIME EVER
Northeast is ranked back-to-back weeks for the 1st time in its tradition-rich history. The Tigers are currently No. 17.
NOTEWORTHY TIGERFEST PERFORMANCE EARNS DAVIS PLAYER OF THE WEEK NOD
Tia Davis (above) is the MACJC Player of the Week. She had 10 hits, six for extra bases, in a 5-win week for the Tigers.
LONG BECOMES NEMCC'S ALL-TIME WINNINGEST SOFTBALL COACH ON OPENING DAY
Jody Long (above) passed MACJC Hall of Famer David Carnell to become the winningest coach in Northeast softball history.
NORTHEAST SOFTBALL WINTER CLINICS ON TAP FOR FIRST WEEKEND OF FEBRUARY
Northeast welcomes kids ranging from youth league to high school athletes on February 4 for its annual winter clinics.
NEMCC'S 2017 SOFTBALL SCHEDULE FEATURES ALTERED NON-CONFERENCE FORMAT
For the first time in program history, Northeast will complete all non-conference games before the start of MACJC play.
ENTHUSIASTIC CONNELL JOINS NEMCC SOFTBALL PROGRAM AS ASSISTANT COACH
Kevin Connell (above) is Northeast's new assistant softball coach. He was a volunteer assistant with baseball last year.