Deerfield Academy has a rich softball tradition and a dynamic team of student athletes who love the game. Deerfield won the league championship in 2000 and reached the finals in 2004, 2005, and 2006. Although the Big Green hasn’t made its way back to the finals in the past few years, the team is rebuilding and getting stronger every year. The team plays a highly competitive 14-16 game schedule against some of the top teams in New England, including Miss Porter’s, Choate, and Andover.
For more information contact head coach Ms. Sherburne at email@example.com.
Spring Athletic Awards Announced
Yesterday, the Deerfield community gathered for School Meeting to celebrate spring teams and recognize the 2017 spring athletic award winners. In keeping with tradition, Mr. Howe began the ceremony by listing off his Spring Top 10. Top Ten List for Spring 2017 Graduation is close, the big ceremony is...
Softball Team Earns Spot in Post-Season Tournament
The Deerfield varsity softball team wrapped up their regular season slate of games yesterday with a big win over visiting Loomis. The Big Green scored runs early and rallied late to defend their home turf in a high-scoring 21-12 victory over the Pelicans. At the conclusion of yesterday’s final...
A Perfect Wednesday for the Big Green, 13-0
Yesterday marked an impressive day for the Big Green – all Deerfield teams went undefeated, combining for a 13-0 sweep of their opponents! JV baseball earned the first win of the day by defeating visiting NMH with a score of 16-6. Girls JV lacrosse sealed their “nail bitter” home...
Big Green Teams are Perfect on the Road
Yesterday, 6 Big Green teams traveled to their respective away contests and all of those teams returned to Deerfield with victories in hand. Deerfield teams went 6-0 in away contests and 7-2 overall in their Wednesday contests. It was a great day to be Big Green! Girls varsity and...
Deerfield Closes the Weekend 4-1 over Rival Choate
It was a big weekend for the Big Green as they faced rival Choate in 5 different contests – boys varsity & JV lacrosse, girls varsity & JV lacrosse and softball. The Big Green teams were victorious over the Wild Boars as both boys lacrosse teams, girls JV lacrosse...
This Week in DA Athletics: The Sun is Shining and the Wins are Rolling In
This week the sun continues to shine down on the Big Green athletic teams and the wins have been rolling in. Deerfield teams reported 6 wins on the weekend and a 2nd place tournament finish. To date this week, there have been 8 team wins recorded. The Big Green...
Miessau Signs National Letter of Intent to Play for the Rams
Today marked a special day for the varsity softball team as post-graduate student-athlete Ireland Miessau officially signed her National Letter of Intent to play D-I softball for the University of Rhode Island Rams, but even more thrilling for the program was the team’s collective road win at Worcester Academy,...
Softball Concludes Preseason Training in Florida
The Deerfield Academy softball team concluded their spring preseason Florida trip this morning playing a pair of games against Lady Eagles from St. Benedict School in Tennessee. Deerfield dropped both games but picked up a lot of valuable playing experience against a very good team today. In game one...
Softball Opens Season in Florida
The Deerfield Academy softball team opened their 2017 season today with a couple of preseason exhibition games at the ESPN Sports center in Orlando, Florida. The team arrived in Orlando on Sunday and after two practices on their first day in town Monday they played Northern Valley Demarest from...