Athletics News

  • Softball Signs Three More to 2021-22 Team
    August 10, 2021
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head softball coach Jim Walker announced the signing of three players to the SMWC softball team. Ashley Shanks, Kierra Cox, and Riley Bennett all signed their National Letter-of-Intent to compete for the Pomeroys. Coach Walker commented, "These three...
  • Women's Volleyball Welcomes Five Players to 2021-22 Team
    July 28, 2021
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind.- Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) and head women's volleyball coach Ashley Harris announced the signing of five young women to the 2021-'22 class. Alondra Garcia, Jocelyn Rivas-Chavez, Sydni Bailey, Adrienne Roberts, and Hannah Zuege all join the Pomeroys from all over the...
  • SMWC Announces Athletics Department Promotions
    July 23, 2021
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Ron Prettyman, interim athletic director at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC), announced three promotions within the intercollegiate athletics staff...
  • Track & Field Welcomes Hope McGuire to '21 Team
    July 21, 2021
    EVANSVILLE, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head track & field coach Zach Whitkanack announced the signing of Hope McGuire to the 2020-21 recruiting class. Hope is a 5-foot-2 sprinter from Reitz Memorial High School in Evansville, Indiana. She signed her National Letter-of-Intent to compete for the Pomeroys on Monday...
  • Softball Signs Sisters Maddy, Rylee Richey to Team
    July 01, 2021
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head softball coach Jim Walker announced the signing of sisters Madelyn and Rylee Richey to the SMWC softball team. Madelyn is a 5'10" utility player who will join the '21 team as a transfer from Indiana State University. Her sister Riley has committed to...
  • Juan Barros Joins '21 Men's Soccer Team
    June 30, 2021
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head men's soccer coach Abe Tizaf announced the signing of Juan Barros to the 2021-'22 class today. Juan is a 5-10 Wing from South Fort Myers High School in Lee County, Florida. The Rio de Janeiro native signed his National Letter-of-Intent to play for the...
  • SMWC Hires Head Coaches for Men's & Women's Volleyball
    June 24, 2021
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Ron Prettyman, interim athletic director at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC), announced today the hiring of head coaches for the women’s and men’s volleyball programs. Ashley Harris will be the new head coach of SMWC women’s volleyball and Ian Harris will become the...
  • SMWC Announces the Addition of Sprint Football in 2022, Part of Newly Formed League
    June 21, 2021
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) President Dottie L. King, Ph.D., announced that SMWC will join five other colleges and universities in the Midwest and Upper South to field a sprint football team starting in fall 2022. This will become the 16th intercollegiate scholarship team at SMWC...
  • Women's Cross Country Signs Olivia Trausch to '21 Team
    June 18, 2021
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head cross country coach Zach Whitkanack announced the addition of Olivia Trausch to the 2020-21 recruiting class. Olivia is a 5-foot-3 runner who joins the team as a transfer from Ivy Tech and formerly a graduate of Terre Haute North High School She...
  • SMWC Names Ron Prettyman as Interim Athletic Director
    June 17, 2021
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Dottie L. King, Ph.D., president of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC), announced Ron Prettyman as the interim athletic director Thursday, June 17. He will begin his role on July 1 and serve for the academic year...
  • Women's Track & Field Signs Sarah Sizemore
    June 17, 2021
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head track & field coach Zach Whitkanack announced the signing of Sarah Sizemore to the 2020-21 recruiting class. Sarah is a 5-foot-7 long jumper and runner from Daleville High School. She signed her National Letter-of-Intent to compete for the...
  • Hunt Seat Adds Nina Eglund to 2021 Class
    June 14, 2021
    LONG GROVE, Ill. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head equestrian coach Tabatha Taylor has announced the addition of Nina Eglund to the 2021-'22 Equestrian team. Nina will join the team from Adlai E Stevenson High School in Long Grove, Illinois. She signed her National Letter-of-Intent to compete for the Pomeroys on June...
  • Women's Soccer Welcomes Kurt Hauger as Assistant Coach
    June 09, 2021
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) head women's soccer coach Craig Hendry announced the addition of Kurt Hauger to the coaching staff as an assistant coach. Prior to coming to the Woods, Kurt was the girls’ soccer coach at Sullivan High School for 20 years. During his tenure in...
  • Men's Basketball Signs New Castle's Andrew Froedge
    June 09, 2021
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head men's basketball coach Enzley Mitchell IV announced the signing of Andrew Froedge to the 2021-'22 recruiting class. Froedge is a 6'3" shooting guard who joins the Pomeroys from Blue River Vallery High School in New Castle, Indiana. He signed his...
  • Western Team Signs Teah Taylor to '21 Class
    June 07, 2021
    AMARILLO, Tx. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head equestrian coach Tabatha Taylor has announced the signing of Teah Taylor to the 2021-'22 team. Teah comes to the team from Amarillo, Texas, and signed her National Letter-of-Intent to compete for the Pomeroys today...
  • Softball Adds Transfer Jordyn Rice to ’21 Team
    June 07, 2021
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head softball coach Jim Walker has announced the signing of Jordyn Rice to the 2021-'22 class. Jordyn is a 5’3” infielder who will join the team from Owens Community College and formerly Terre Haute North High School. She signed her National Letter-of-...
  • North’s Emma Lynch Signs with SMWC XC, T&F
    June 04, 2021
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head cross country and track & field coach Zach Whitkanack announced the signing of Emma Lynch to the 2021-'22 team. Emma is a 5’7” runner who will join the team from Terre Haute North High School. She signed her National Letter-of-Intent to compete for...
  • Softball Signs Greenville Standout Jaidyn Ackerman
    June 02, 2021
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head softball coach Jim Walker announced the addition of Jaidyn Ackerman to the 2021-'22 team. Jaidyn will join the team from Kaskaskia College where she attended for two seasons. A graduate of Bond County Community Unit 2 High Schoo in...
  • SMWC Track & Field Signs Bryce Brock from Owen Valley
    May 28, 2021
    BOWLING GREEN, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head men's track & field coach Zach Whitkanack announced the addition of Bryce Brock to the incoming 2021-22 class. Bryce is a 6-foot-3 high jumper and shot putter from Owen Valley High School in Bowling Green, Indiana. He signed his National Letter...
  • Softball Signs Brownsburg's Mikayla Mills to '21 Team
    May 23, 2021
    BROWNSBURG, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head softball coach Jim Walker announced the signing of 5'4" Catcher Mikayla Mills from Brownsburg High School in Brownsburg, Indiana. Mikayla signed her National Letter-of-Intent to play for SMWC yesterday...
  • Destiny Thomas Signs with SMWC Women's Basketball
    May 23, 2021
    BROWNSBURG, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head women's basketball coach Scot MacAllister announced the signing of 5'4" Guard Destiny Thomas to the 2021-'22 team. Destiny comes to the team from Brownsburg High School in Brownsburg, Indiana. She signed her National Letter-of-Intent to play for SMWC...
  • SMWC Completes Stellar Season as 2021 USCAA World Series Runner-Up
    May 20, 2021
    DUBOIS, Pa. – The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods (SMWC) softball team (3-2) fell to Florida National University (4-0) this afternoon 0-5 to finish their strong season as USCAA Small College World Series Runners Up. The Pomeroys played a clean game and made some impressive plays in the field but couldn’t get runs going against a strong Florida National team.
  • Pomeroys Edge D’Youville 5-4 to Advance to Championship
    May 19, 2021
    DUBOIS, Pa. – The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods (SMWC) softball team (3-1) defeated D’Youville College (2-2) 4-5 on a walk-off single by Kelsey Young to advance to their 5th USCAA National Championship game in six years. The Pomeroys are scheduled to face Florida National University (3-0) at 1:00 p.m. ET tomorrow. The team will...
  • Pomeroys Fall Just Short in 4-5 Loss to FNU
    May 19, 2021
    DUBOIS, Pa. – The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods (SMWC) softball team (2-1) suffered their first loss of the postseason this afternoon against Florida National University (3-0). The Pomeroys kept fighting through adversity throughout the game and battled through some unfortunate calls in the 4-5 loss. With their first loss, the team...
  • Women’s Soccer Signs Wabash Valley Transfer Kaylee Thaler
    May 19, 2021
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head women's soccer coach Craig Hendry announced the signing of Kaylee Thaler to the 2021-'22 team. Kaylee is a 6'0" goalkeeper who come to SMWC from Wabash Valley College where she played for two years. Prior to Wabash Valley, Kaylee...
  • Softball Takes Down MUW 9-6 Behind Huge 6th Inning
    May 18, 2021
    DUBOIS, Pa. – The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods (SMWC) softball team (2-0) secured the win against Mississippi University for Women (0-1) 9-6 on Tuesday night to stay undefeated behind a 5-run 6th inning. Head Coach Jim Walker commented, “The team brought great emotion again today and we played a much better game...
  • Track & Field Signs Tyresha Clark
    May 18, 2021
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head track & field coach Zach Whitkanack announced the signing of Tyresha Clark to the 2020-21 recruiting class. Clark is a 5-foot-6 Indiana native from Elkhart.
  • No Quit! Pomeroys Fight Back in Game One to Win 8-7
    May 17, 2021
    DUBOIS, Pa. – The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods (SMWC) softball team (1-0) defeated Penn State Mont Alto (0-1) in exciting fashion Monday night 8-7 to earn their first win of the postseason. After committing some tough errors in the field and surrendering five early runs, the team clawed back and showed no quit to earn the victory...
  • Four Pomeroys Earn USCAA Softball All-American Honors
    May 16, 2021
    DUBOIS, Pa. – The United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) announced the 2021 USCAA All-American recipients at tonight's home run derby. Four Pomeroys received the honors with Josie Lord and Camryn Scott taking home 1st Team All-American honors. Jaselyn Conn received 2nd Team honors and Summer Rocha...
  • Men’s Basketball Adds Evansville PG Jadyn McHugh
    May 16, 2021
    EVANSVILLE, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College head men's basketball coach Enzley Mitchell IV announced the signing of Jadyn McHugh to the 2021-'22 recruiting class. Jadyn is a 6'2" point guard who joins the Pomeroys from F.J. Reitz High School in Evansville, Indiana. He signed his National Letter-of...
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