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Hawks softball get shut down by strong Delta team

Mason White, Staff Writer

April 17, 2019

With an 18-9 record, the Hawks’ softball team has had a good season, but Thursday’s makeup game against the San Joaquin Delta Mustangs was one tough outing. It was sure to be a competitive matchup with the Mustangs coming in to this game with a 25-3 record. Sophomore starting pitcher Courtney Lozano stepped up to th...

Hawks sweep double header against Falcons

Halimeh Edais, Staff Writer

March 17, 2019

The Hawks’ softball team sent Folsom Lake Falcons packing with back-to-back wins of a double header on March 8, winning the second of the two games 9-4. Poor defense from the Falcons and a barrage of hits from the Hawks helped them jump out to an early 5-1 lead after four innings. “We came in and we scored some runs ...

Third baseman Taelor Ford slides to second base in the bottom of the fourth inning, after a single from first baseman/middle infielder Ashlee Kaiser on Tuesday.

Hawks shutout Vikings in season’s last home game on sophomore day

April 18, 2018

The Hawks softball ended their last home game of the 2018 season on Tuesday in a shutout win against...

Hawks get together to discuss strategy ahead of the 2nd inning against Delta on April 3.

Hawks look to keep up hot streak and finish the season strong

April 11, 2018

The Cosumnes River College softball team is bringing in the heat this 2018 spring season as their current...

Pitcher Ashleigh Berg on the mound during a doubleheader win on March 10 against the Modesto Junior College Pirates

Hawks win doubleheader against Pirates

March 14, 2018

The softball team took on Modesto Junior College at home in a doubleheader on Saturday. The first game...

Hawks softball gets back-to-back wins in Conference opening weekend

Freshman pitcher Gabrielle Montaie on the mound in a win against Sac City on Feb. 24.

Kainoa Nunez, Connection Staff

February 28, 2018

The softball team took on Sacramento City College at home in a doubleheader on Saturday. The first game...

Hawks softball gets back-to-back wins in dominant doubleheader against Lassen College

Sophomore Third baseman Taelor Ford at bat against Lassen College on Feb. 20.

Kainoa Nunez, Connection Staff

February 28, 2018

The softball team beat the Lassen College Cougars at home in a doubleheader on Tuesday. The first game...

Freshman pitcher Brittany Baroni hurls a pitch to a Santa Rosa Junior College hitter on April 25.

Hawks softball team continues their eight game win streak

May 3, 2017

In a blowout game that ended in the sixth inning, the Cosumnes River College softball team achieved a...

Hawks softball gets back-to-back wins in dominant doubleheader against Folsom Lake

Andrew Maestas, Staff Writer

April 14, 2017

The Cosumnes River Hawks softball team took on the Folsom Lake Falcons in  a doubleheader on April 12 at Folsom Lake College. The first game started at 1 p.m. with the Hawks defeating the Falcons 5-1. The second game at 3 p.m. also ended in a Hawks victory, with the Hawks coming back to win 16-3. In the second game, the Hawks elevated their...

Sophomore left fielder Lindsay Lambert hits in a close game against Modesto College

Softball wins against Modesto due to eventful fifth inning

April 12, 2017

The Cosumnes River Hawks softball team took care of Modesto College at home on April 11, defeating the...

Hawks softball wins 9-5 in first game, loses 9-6 in second in doubleheader

Alicia Ilaga, Staff Writer

April 5, 2017

The Cosumnes River softball team won the first game of a doubleheader 9-5 versus Sierra College on Saturday, but lost 9-6 during the second game Pitcher Brittany Baroni started off the second game strong, pitching until the top of the third inning. With two players on base, Sierra College infielder Mikea Lewis was up to ba...

Hawks softball open Big 8 play with first shutout victory

Courtney Fong, Editor in Chief

March 2, 2017

After getting rained out their first two conference games, the Hawks softball team finally played their home opener on Saturday against Sacramento City College. Because the Sac City field was muddy, the game was moved to Cosumnes River College a day ahead of schedule. But it ended up working out in the Hawks’ favor, with...

Softball bonds during practice before the season begins

The softball team is starting their season with confidence and excitement

February 3, 2017

There’s something in the air for the Cosumnes River College softball team this season; their cleats...

Halloween scrimmage builds chemistry for team

Matt Johnson, Editor

November 10, 2016

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, 2016

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, 2016

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, 2016

  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, 2016

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, 2016

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, 2016

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, 2016

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 ...

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