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Hawks come up short in close conference game

Jacob Peterson, Staff Writer

March 16, 2020

The Hawks’ softball team fought hard but came just short of victory in their game against American River College Beavers on Tues.. The game took place on the Cosumnes River College softball field, with the Hawks taking on the Beavers in a closely contested game. This also marks the ninth game the Hawks have played in the Big ...

Infielder’s early surge leads to promising start for team

Tairiq Marshall, Sports Editor

March 1, 2020

The Hawks softball team is off to a fast start this season producing an overall record of 11-5, batting well over .300 and slugging .481 collectively in their first 16 games.   Batting in the cleanup spot of the potent Hawks lineup though is freshman third baseman Mckinzie Spriggs, who currently leads her team in extra base h...

Hawks sweep Bear Cubs in double header

Hawks sweep Bear Cubs in double header

April 4, 2018

Hawks’ softball team won Saturday’s double header against Santa Rosa’s Bear Cubs which improved...

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...

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 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 ...

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...

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...

Hawks’ softball team shuts out Modesto College in conference opener

Kayleen Carter, Staff

March 17, 2016

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...

Hawks’ softball knocks off San Jose City College

Courtney Fong, Staff

February 8, 2016

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...

Softball season plagued by rained out games

Softball season plagued by rained out games

Scott Redmond, Staff Writer

March 19, 2014

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

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...

Returning players key to stronger season for Hawks

Stephan Starnes, Connection Staff

January 31, 2013

The Cosumnes River College softball team hopes to go one step further than last year and make it to the regional playoffs. This season, the team has eight returning players, and that’s one thing Head Coach Kristy Schroeder thinks will make a difference from last season. “We had a lot of returners,” Schroeder said....

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