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The softball team is starting their season with confidence and excitement

Alicia Ilaga, Staff

February 3

Filed under Breaking News, Most Recent, Softball, Sports, Top Stories

There’s something in the air for the Cosumnes River College softball team this season; their cleats are on and they’re ready to move with intensity. The Hawks defeated Feather River 3-2 on Jan. 28. Head Coach Kristy Schroeder said she believes Feather River was one of the best teams they’ve seen because of their strong...

Halloween scrimmage builds chemistry for team

Matt Johnson, Editor

November 10

Filed under Most Recent, Softball, Sports, Top Stories

As the softball team starts to wind down its fall training for the upcoming season, it held its annual Halloween intrasquad scrimmage on Nov. 3. With Halloween costumes that ranged from Thing 1 and Thing 2, Bugs Bunny and Spongebob to Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy. The Halloween scrimmage  was the perfect thing to keep...

Hawks host three-day softball clinic for community

Andrew Flores, Staff

October 13

Filed under Softball, Special Features, Sports, Top Stories

The Hawks softball team will host their annual fall Softball Clinic on Oct. 25-27 for the local community to help provide guidance and inspiration for younger softball players and promote their softball program. The clinic, which will be open for ages 10-18, offers a great opportunity for youths within the community and ...

Softball team develops rapport, skill in fall camp

Softball team develops rapport, skill in fall camp

October 13

While softball is played in the spring semester, the Hawks are already hard at work each week taking s...

Cosumnes River shuts out Feather River to advance to super regionals

Matt Johnson, Editor

May 10

Filed under Softball, Sports

  The Cosumnes River College softball team continued their strong start to the postseason on Sunday, taking game two in the best-of-three series against Feather River College with a six-inning shutout by pitcher Angelica Dark. With the 8-0 win, the Hawks advance to the super regionals. Cosumnes River struck early on Sunday, hitti...

Softball uses timely hitting to take playoff opener against Feather River College

May 9

Filed under Softball, Sports

Cosumnes River College played Feather River College in the softball regional playoffs on Saturday. With a final score of 11-6, the Hawks took the first game in the best-of-three series. Consistent pitching, smart steals and well-placed hits won the game. Right fielder Daniella Medina gave the Hawks a head start on the score...

Softball center fielder named student-athlete of the week

Ashley Navarro, Staff

May 6

Filed under Softball, Sports

Softball player Amber Wright gained recognition as Cosumnes River College athlete of the week for her hard work in academics and dedication to the team. Wright has been playing softball since she was six years old and grew up with her family all being just as dedicated to softball and baseball as her, so the recognition ...

Hawks’ softball walk-off winners over Diablo Valley College

Matt Johnson, Editor

April 3

Filed under Softball, Sports

The softball team picked up a critical win on Friday, beating Diablo Valley College on a walk-off single by sophomore first baseman Raechel Hooper. It was the team’s second win of the day and improved their record to 24-6 on the season. After shutting out the Vikings in the first game of the double header with a 7-0 w...

Softball team shuts out Sacramento City College in conference battle

Matt Johnson, Editor

March 23

Filed under Softball, Sports

The Cosumnes River College softball team picked up an important conference win on Tuesday, defeating Sacramento City College 6-0, improving its conference record to 4-2 with a 20-5 overall record on the season. Freshman pitcher Aimee Hutchinson threw a shutout, allowing only four hits and striking out nine over seven ...

Hawks’ softball team shuts out Modesto College in conference opener

Kayleen Carter, Staff

March 17

Filed under Softball, Sports, Top Stories

The Hawks’ softball team played their first conference game of the season on Tuesday, defeating Modesto College 8-0 in five innings. The conference game was originally planned as a double-header against Santa Rosa on March 12, however, due to poor weather conditions the game was postponed until March 15. Even so, head...

Women’s basketball team gains experience in tough season

Erica Trujillo, Staff Writer

February 25

Filed under Softball, Sports

The Cosumnes River College women’s basketball team entered the season with a young roster. The Hawks had 12 freshmen and one sophomore on the team this season, presenting a challenge for everyone. Women’s basketball coach Coral Sage knew this season would be tough, but would also provide a chance for her young team to...

Hawks’ softball knocks off San Jose City College

Courtney Fong, Staff

February 8

Filed under Softball, Sports

The Cosumnes River softball team won their sixth game of the season on Feb. 5, further improving their strong start with a 6-1 record. “We’re looking solid. San Jose City College is always a top team, so for us to sweep them was a great win,” said head coach Kristy Schroeder. “One thing I know about our team is tha...

Hawks softball secure their spot in the next round of playoffs in second game against Fresno City

Hawks softball secure their spot in the next round of playoffs in second game against Fresno City

May 3

The Cosumnes River College softball team is officially moving on to the next round of playoffs after...

Softball beats Fresno City in first of possible three game series

Softball beats Fresno City in first of possible three game series

May 3

Fresh off their winning the Big 8 Conference Championship, the Cosumnes River College softball team faced...

Softball team shuts down Diablo Valley and wins Big 8

Softball team shuts down Diablo Valley and wins Big 8

April 22

The Cosumnes River College softball team ended conference play at home in a match against their fellow...

Hawks softball tie for first in Big 8 after defeating Beavers

Hawks softball tie for first in Big 8 after defeating Beavers

March 23

Already six games into conference play, the Cosumnes River College Hawks softball team was able to maintain...

Softball coach balances life on and off the field

Softball coach balances life on and off the field

March 2

In order to be successful every team needs more than just skilled players and a drive to win, they need...

Hawks split the difference in doubleheader with Butte College

Hawks split the difference in doubleheader with Butte College

February 28

The possibility of forecasted rain and thunderstorms didn’t sway the women of the Cosumnes River College...

Softball starts 2015 season with confidence

Heather Kemp, Staff Writer

February 8

Filed under Softball, Sports

Kicking off their 2015 season, the Cosumnes River College softball team took part in a conference in Monterey on Jan. 30. Participating in four games during the weekend event, the team lost two games and won the other two. “We won two, lost two, but they were close,” said Hanna Miller, sophomore third baseman. The...

Teams suffer low attendance as season continues

Teams suffer low attendance as season continues

November 1

The roar of the crowd during any sports match is just as much of the whole experience as the game itself,...

Crowd sees pink and red in Hawks and Beavers doubleheader

Crowd sees pink and red in Hawks and Beavers doubleheader

April 21

The Susan G. Koman foundation estimated that in 2014 over 40,000 women and 430 men will die from breast...

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