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Falcons athletes swinging their way to success

Joy Harris, Sports co-editor
May 1
Filed under Baseball, Briefs, Events, Games, On campus, Sports, Sports Score

The Solano Falcons baseball team has completed their 2015 regular season, winning their sixth Bay Valley Conference Title and earning seventh seed in the California Community College playoffs with the right to host. Several members of the baseball team have committed to four-year institutions. Players...

Hey batter, batter, batter!

Hey batter, batter, batter!

Staff Report
April 1
Filed under Baseball, Sports, Sports Score, Top Stories

The Solano Falcons baseball team competed against Napa Storm Thursday March 26. The Falcons won 5-3. In the first six innings, pitcher Dustin Labit allowed just eight hits and only one run from Napa Storm. Labit struck out five, walked one, and had a pitch count of 113—his highest of the season. The...

Solano Falcon’s baseball team loses to Yuba College 5-4

Solano Falcon’s baseball team loses to Yuba College 5-4

Carlo Marzan, sports editor
April 23
Filed under Baseball, Sports

Solano Community College's baseball team suffered another loss at the hand of Yuba College on April 15. The Solano Falcon's are currently 8-11 for the conference. The Falcon's next home baseball game will be on April 24 at 2:00 pm against College of Marin                   ...

Solano runs away with win vs. Laney College

Solano runs away with win vs. Laney College

Carlo Marzan, sports editor
April 2
Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Solano Community College baseball team came out swinging with full force against Laney College March 25. Eddie the Eagle stood toe-to-toe with the Solano Falcons, but fell short during the last few innings and SCC flew by with a 10-5 win. The SCC Falcons scored the first runs of the game when infielder...

Solano suffers frustrating defeat against Mendocino

Solano suffers frustrating defeat against Mendocino

Carlo Marzan, Sports editor
March 19
Filed under Baseball, Sports

On a day where spring season was becoming evident, the heat proved to be too strong for the Solano Community College baseball team as they suffered a defeat at the hand of Mendocino College, 7-2. Right off the bat, Mendocino came out swinging, motivated and ready to score. Solano, unable to convert a...

American River College holds a clutch win over Solano

Carlo Marzan, Sports editor
March 5
Filed under Baseball, Sports

Losing is never fun, especially games that come down to the wire and even more so with games where you should have won. Solano was faced with this feat on February 25 against American River College. In a game that went into an overtime 10th inning, River College took the victory over Solano 5-6. Gio...

Solano clutches a win over DVC

Carlo Marzan, Sports editor
February 12
Filed under Baseball, Sports

Exhaustion and fatigue. That is what the Solano Community College men’s baseball team experienced in their home opener on Feb. 1 against the Diablo Valley College Vikings. In a game which was decided in the last inning, the Solano Falcons came out with the victory over the DVC Vikings, 10-6. The ...

Solano Falcons’ baseball plays today in the CCC Super Regionals

Ben Gogna, Editor in Chief
May 10
Filed under Baseball, Briefs, Sports

The Solano Community College baseball team, head-coached by Scott Stover, plays in the CCC Super Regionals May 10 through May 12. Seeded #14 in this weekends Regionals, the Falcons (15-9) ranked third in their divison behind division champ Marin (19-5) and Laney (16-8) runner-up will face #1 Santa ...

Follow Solano baseball broadcast

May 3
Filed under Baseball, Briefs, Sports

Follow Solano Falcons baseball this weekend as the Falcons travel to the College of Marin for Round one of the Norcal Community College playoffs. The Solano College Sports Network will be providing an audio webcast of the best of three playoff series with Game one tomorrow at 2:00 p.m.  Game two will be on Saturd...

Falcons baseball fails to get the (W) at the last home game

Falcons baseball fails to get the (W) at the last home game

Mark Jenson, Online Editor
May 1
Filed under Baseball, On campus, Sports

By the time the first inning was over, Solano was already trailing by two runs. In the top of the second inning Tucker Bishop fumbled making an error which allowed what should have been an easy out at first base to proceed to second. Immediately following the error Byron Buckley for Laney hit a triple making the sco...

Matthew Mitchell doesn’t rely on anyone else to get his job done

Matthew Mitchell doesn’t rely on anyone else to get his job done

Shaianna Rincon, Staff writer/Photographer
April 19
Filed under Baseball, Photography, Sports

Matthew Mitchell started his baseball career as a little league star when he was 6 years old. Although he did play football for a small amount of time, Mitchell has only ever had the desire to play baseball; his most rewarding day might have been the feeling of hitting his first home-run. “The most...

Marin defeats Solano 8-5, March 9

Marin defeats Solano 8-5, March 9

Tempest Staff
April 19
Filed under Baseball, Sports

Cordelia -- On April 9 solano had an upsetting loss against Marin in what turned into an 8-5 at Yarbrough Stadium, Fairfield, Calif. Marin made 3 errors which gave Solano a chance to score and make the game 5 all and try to maintain the tie. However, they weren’t able to hold it. Solano’s ...

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