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Fundraiser for SCC softball

October 26
Filed under Briefs, Softball

Help raise funds for the softball team on Oct. 28, 2015, from 5-8 pm, by printing out this flyer and presenting it at Applebee’s Restaurant in Vacaville, 15 percent of the bill will be donated toward the top-ranked softball program....

SCC softball loses regional playoffs

SCC softball loses regional playoffs

Mo'Nique Booker, Sports co-editor
May 6
Filed under Community News, On campus, Softball, Sports, Sports Score

The Solano Community College softball team lost their bid to advance to state regionals over the weekend, dropping two games to West Valley College in the 2015 CCCAA Regional Round One Playoffs. The Falcons, playing on their home field, lost 9-7 Saturday, May 2, and lost again 9-8 Sunday May 3. Overall...

Softball coach awarded for 400 wins

Softball coach awarded for 400 wins

Mo'Nique` Booker, Sports editor
March 18
Filed under Softball, Sports

Solano Community College softball coach Terri Pearson-Bloom has been coaching for 15 years at Solano and has been taking over Solano ever since. Pearson-Bloom was presented an award for her 400th win Thursday, March 5. In 2006 she started her winning streak. This year the team has a chance of winning...

Solano softball shooting for a 10th conference win

Mo'Nique Booker, Staff writer
January 28
Filed under Softball, Sports

Softball coach Terri Pearson-Bloom said she is very excited about the 2015 softball season. “The team looks good and [we’re] really looking forward to winning the 10th consecutive win in the Bay Valley Conference,” Pearson-Bloom said. Returning players are third baseman Jasmine Hornsby-Edwards, left field...

Solano Falcons win first round of regionals

Solano Falcons win first round of regionals

Carlo Marzan, Sports editor
May 7
Filed under Softball, Sports

The Solano Falcons softball team upheld their undefeated streak in the first round of regionals against Butte College May 4. Though a Star Wars holiday, the force was not with the Butte Roadrunners as Solano displayed their dominance, winning the game 12-2, advancing to the super regionals. Coming...

Solano Falcons rampage through the competition

Solano Falcons rampage through the competition

Carlo Marzan, Sports editor
April 23
Filed under Softball, Sports

Nothing seems to be able to stop the Solano Falcon’s softball team in their pursuit of the championship. That includes the Mendocino Eagles. The Solano Falcons and Mendocino Eagles met up on Thursday, April 10 in a double header match-up. Mendocino couldn't compete with Solano’s full on assault and...

Double header sweep

Double header sweep

Carlo Marzan, sports editor
April 2
Filed under Softball, Sports, Top Stories

The Solano Community College women’s softball team had a field day in their game against the Contra Costa Comets on March 26. It was another day at work for the Falcons as they mowed over the Comets, 11-2. SCC pitcher and first baseman Amber Takeda pitched for five innings of the first game of a...

SCC softball dominates in win

SCC softball dominates in win

Staff Report
March 19
Filed under Softball, Sports

With the women’s basketball season coming to end, the Solano Falcon’s softball team continues the tradition of the Solano Falcons winning streak as they faced off against Yuba College March 13. In a dominant fashion, the Solano Falcons easily obliterated the Yuba College 49ers 8-0. This win p...

13 years of softball coming to an end for Stefanie Chainurux

13 years of softball coming to an end for Stefanie Chainurux

Addi Simmons, Staff Writer
January 29
Filed under Softball, Sports

Stefanie Chainurux is a 20-year-old junior at Solano Community College. She plays second base and is also the team captain for SCC’s softball team. Already, the team is off to a great start under Chainurux’s leadership. “It’s going to be a surprise to everyone,” Chainurux said. “A lot...

Softball is Autumn Price’s home

Softball is Autumn Price’s home

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

Sports have been running through Autumn Price’s veins since the age of four. “I remember hitting my first home-run over the fence,” Price said.  At that moment she knew softball was her home. As a child Price grew up playing softball and it wasn’t until she began high school, at Will C....

Sports have changed Amber Takeda’s life

Shaianna Rincon, Staff writer
March 27
Filed under Softball, Sports

While other children were out being children, for Amber Takeda, sports have been her life. At the age of five, she became involved in softball, basketball, volleyball, and soccer. Amber was busy doing what she loved most and it wasn’t hard to find the inspiration she needed to try her best as an athlete....

Solano softball wins with ease sweeping the Mustangs

Ben Gogna, Editor-in-Chief
March 21
Filed under Softball, Sports

FAIRFIELD — Extending the Falcons winning streak to three games, Solano topped the Los Medanos Mustangs 11-0 and 7-3 March 21. Game 1 Solano started the scoring in the first inning when Dana Manibusan bunted to get on base and advanced to second base on a throwing error by the pitcher. Stepha...

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