Pima braces up and down stretch

March 8, 2018

  By RENE ESCOBAR Offensive struggles continue to plague Aztec baseball, as the team dropped four of their last eight games to bring its record to 14-10 on the season. March 3. Game 1: Pima CC 1, Glendale CC 0 The Aztecs earned their first conference sweep of the season on the road in Glendale. […]

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Pima stuggles in conference play

February 24, 2018

By RENE ESCOBAR Pima Community College baseball opened conference play with a split series as the team drew even against Scottsdale Community College.   Feb. 10, Game 1: Pima CC 5, Scottsdale CC 6. The Aztecs’ efficient offense stuttered against Scottsdale. The team was held scoreless until the sixth inning. Then the Aztecs offensive machine […]

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Aztecs get the spring ball rolling

February 8, 2018

BY RENE ESCOBAR Play ball! Aztec baseball is back, looking forward to the new year putting behind a 30-26 season. With a new year, comes new opportunities. The Aztecs are looking for success in a stout freshman class and the leadership of the second-year returners. Hall of Fame head coach Rich Alday says the team […]

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BASEBALL: Aztecs end their season early

May 4, 2017

By RENE ESCOBAR With the regular season coming to an end, the Aztecs did not qualify for postseason play.   April 22: PCC 9, Phoenix College 10/ PCC 1, Phoenix College 4 The Aztecs flexed their offensive might, but the defense whimpered as PCC were swept by 15th ranked Phoenix College. Down by six runs […]

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BASEBALL: Inconsistency plaguing Pima at end of season

April 20, 2017

By RENE ESCOBAR The Pima Community College baseball team (18-28, 9-25 ACCAC) has seen better days this  season. In their game against Paradise Valley CC, April 18, both sophomore Miguel Figueroa and head coach James Hisey were ejected after arguing with the umpires about a call. April 8: PCC 5, AWC 11/ PCC 4, AWC 9 […]

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BASEBALL: Baseball struggles to find constant wins

April 6, 2017

 By RENE ESCOBAR The Pima Community College baseball team (17-23, 8-20 AC CAC) has ridden an up and down wave as they split twice and lost twice in a row March 25: PCC 10, South Mountain 9/ PCC 8, South Mountain 9 The Aztecs won in extra innings in a high-drama match up at South Mountain. Freshman Jesus Solis drew a lead-off walk at […]

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BASEBALL: Aztecs continue fire and ice trend

March 23, 2017

By: Rene Escobar The Pima Community College baseball team (15-17, 6-14 conference) has shown a fire-and-ice trend as the team starts out hot but cools off as the game wears on. “It’s a long season,” sophomore catcher Shawn Bracamontes said. “We’ll figure it out.” March 4: PCC 8, Glendale 9/ PCC 2 Glendale CC 6 […]

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ATHLETIC VOICE: Tucson: Bye-bye baseball

March 23, 2017

By RENE ESCOBAR Baseball has not been played in Tucson since April of 2012 the last baseball club to call Tucson home were the Tucson Padres, Triple-A affiliate for Major League Baseball club San Diego Padres. But will Kino Stadium remain empty through the baseball season? Not for long I say. Tucson has always had […]

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MEN’S BASKETBALL: Aztecs catching fire at right time

February 16, 2017

By CASEY MUSE JR The Pima Community College men’s basketball team has won five of their last six games and is finding consistency on both ends of the court as they inch closer to postseason play. The team is all about staying together and filling their roles.  Feb. 4: PCC 111, Eastern Arizona 100 The Aztecs […]

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Baseball finishes subpar season on winning note

May 5, 2016

By STEVEN FOWLER The Pima Community College baseball team (30-26, 17-23 in ACCAC) saw its regular season come to a close on April 30 after a doubleheader series split against Chandler-Gilbert Community College at the West Campus. Despite finishing above .500, it was a rough season for the Aztecs as they were unable to win […]

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Pima avoids series sweeps

April 21, 2016

By STEVEN FOWLER The Pima Community College baseball squad (28-20, 15-17 in ACCAC) earned a series split against the No. 8 ranked Mesa Community College at home on April 16. In the first game against the Thunderbirds, PCC was shutout despite a lone hit by freshman Anthony Felix who hit an infield single in the […]

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BASEBALL: Aztecs avoiding series sweeps

April 7, 2016

By STEVEN FOWLER The Pima Community College’s baseball team (24-16, 12-14 in ACCAC) returned to West Campus on April 2, where they hosted a doubleheader against the Cochise College Apaches. Like they have in their two previous doubleheader series, Pima split the doubleheader matchup. In game one, the Aztecs lost 7-2 after a rough first […]

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BASEBALL: Pima splits road games

March 24, 2016

By STEVEN FOWLER The Pima Community College baseball team lost two games against Scottsdale Community College on March 22. The Aztecs were behind 12-5 at the end of the fourth inning and ended up losing 13-8 after an attempted comeback. Pima lost the second game 12-2 with the Artichokes taking another early lead in the […]

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BASEBALL: Aztecs split two road games

March 10, 2016

By STEVEN FOWLER Pima Community College baseball (16-7, 7-7 in ACCAC) split a two-game set on the road against Glendale Community College on March 5. In game one, the Aztecs were unable to rally after a 6-0 deficit in the fifth and lost 7-3. Freshman Anthony Felix went 1-for-3 and scored on a throwing error […]

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BASEBALL: Aztecs stay near the top of standings

February 23, 2016

By STEVEN FOWLER The Pima Community College baseball team (12-3, 3-3 in ACCAC) has gone 3-3 since Feb. 9 and remains toward the top of the standings in community college play behind (15-0) Central Arizona College and (14-2) Mesa Community College. “We like to take the positive and build on that,” sophomore Al Cruz said. […]

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