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Hawks’ softball knocks off San Jose City College

Courtney Fong, Staff

February 8, 2016

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, 2015

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, 2015

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, 2015

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, 2015

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, 2015

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, 2015

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, 2015

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, 2014

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, 2014

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

Softball season plagued by rained out games

Softball season plagued by rained out games

Scott Redmond, Staff Writer

March 19, 2014

Filed under Softball, Special Features, Sports

The roster and skill of the opposing team, the condition of the playing facilities and the...

Freshman pitcher brings new energy to softball team

Freshman pitcher brings new energy to softball team

Stephan Starnes, Staff Writer

February 28, 2014

Filed under Softball, Sports

Going into the current season, Cosumnes River College softball head coach Kristy Schroeder said that the...

Strong pitching, timely hitting key in softball’s opening-day wins

Strong pitching, timely hitting key in softball’s opening-day wins

Stacey Marie Harris, Staff Writer

February 5, 2014

Filed under Softball, Sports

The Cosumnes River College softball team pulled off two wins in their season-opening double header again...

Three sophomores and a crop of young talent look to lead softball team into playoffs

Three sophomores and a crop of young talent look to lead softball team into playoffs

December 7, 2013

Near the end of the 2013 softball season, the Hawks were in a dire situation. In order to make it to postse...

Coaches look to both high schools and club teams to recruit athletes

Christopher Mcknight, Staff Writer

November 15, 2013

Filed under Off-Campus Sports, Softball, Sports, Volleyball

Behind the scenes of the Cosumnes River College Athletic Department, the game of trying to secure the top prospective athletes is always being played, even when the players are not on the field.  Year round, the CRC coaches are working hard to recruit the best and most talented athletes they can. They are constantly traveling...

A Game of Numbers

A Game of Numbers

November 15, 2013

Behind all the matchups, split second decisions and bravado of sports, there is another game at work...

Athlete balances full schedule, two sports

Athlete balances full schedule, two sports

Nick Valenzuela, Staff Writer

October 6, 2013

Filed under Softball, Sports, Volleyball

Typically, students find their plates sufficiently filled while participating in a single sport. After...

Softball team remains positive despite missing playoffs

Softball team remains positive despite missing playoffs

May 12, 2013

“To be able to keep players after you have a bad season tells you that they still had a good experience...

Hawks’ softball wins close game against Modesto

Hawks’ softball wins close game against Modesto

April 15, 2013

Coming off a loss Saturday against Sierra College, the Cosumnes River softball team took the field at...

Hawks’ softball wins close one against ARC

Emily Collins, Connection Staff

March 26, 2013

Filed under Softball, Sports

While most students were enjoying their spring break, the Cosumnes River College Hawks played the American River College Beavers in women’s softball March 26. Hawks’ sophomore pitcher and first baseman Allison Barsetti started the game and had trouble finding the strike zone, walking the first few players, hitting one...

Hawks lose two games to Santa Rosa in error-laden doubleheader

Hawks lose two games to Santa Rosa in error-laden doubleheader

March 23, 2013

The Cosumnes River College softball team suffered from several fielding errors and dropped both games...

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