Fifty Years of Women's Varsity Athletics
Girls and Women in Sport Symposium Recap
This upcoming academic year will serve as a back drop for the celebration of 50 years of women's varsity athletics at Springfield College. Throughout the first and second semester, a series of programs and activities will be woven into the fabric of co-curricular life.
We look forward to honoring and thanking those women whose wisdom, time, dedication, and persistence made an impact on girls and women in sport on an international stage.
Please keep an eye out for updates on events on the Springfield College Athletics and Alumni websites, as well as on Facebook and both mail and email correspondences.
Schedule of Events
- September 9
Athletic Department Golf Classic
Join this year's honoree, Dottie Zenaty, as we dedicate this years Classic to our 50 years of women's varsity sports at Springfield College.
- September 7
Zenaty Field Hockey Tournament
Stagg Field: Join us for a special ceremony to recognize the women and coaches of the very first squad and a post game tailgate for all alumnae field hockey players and the current squad.
- October 5
Women's Tennis Match
Appleton Courts: Join us for a special recognition of the first team and coaches, a rededication of Appleton Courts, and an Alumnae Match.
- October 25 and 26, 2013
Homecoming will include a symposium on girls and women in sports and other celebratory activities throughout the weekend.
- December 7:
Women's Basketball Game
Blake Arena, Naismith Court: Join us as we recognize the women and coaches of the '63-'64 squad and celebrate with a post game social for all basketball alumnae and the current team.
- March 2014
Kissimmee, Florida: Join the current softball team as we honor the women of the 1964 squad.