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Baseball: Aztecs strike out for six straight games

Baseball: Aztecs strike out for six straight games

By DEANNA SHERMAN The Pima Community College baseball team (21-20, 14-16 in ACCAC) is on a six game losing streak as they struggle to find their stride with continuously inconsistent play. In Yuma, the Aztecs lost a pair of games against Arizona Western College on April 4. In a slow, low-scoring first game Pima took […]

Aztecs continue winning ways

Aztecs continue winning ways

By ALFRED DICOCHEA III The Pima Community College baseball team (21-14, 14-10 in ACCAC) The Aztecs would finally swept a doubleheader as they routed Eastern Arizona College on March 24. In game one, Pima beat EAC in a shutout 10-0 win in six innings. The Aztecs 10-0 win is the first time all year they’ve […]

Baseball swings into action

Baseball swings into action

By ALFRED DICOCHEA III Pima Community College’s baseball team (12-12, 10-8 in ACCAC) is looking to improve from their .500 record after the first 14 games of the season. With a pretty inconsistent first 14 games under their belt, Pima will be trying to avoid splitting series and instead try to sweep some opponents. Pima […]

Baseball team looks to improve

Baseball team looks to improve

By ALFRED DICOCHEA III Pima Community College (7-7, 5-5 in ACCAC) is looking to get back on track after a very inconstant to the season. With a .500 record, Pima hosted Chandler-Gilbert Community College on Feb, 24. For results go to aztecpressonline.com. Pima would go up to Phoenix square off against Paradise Valley Community College […]

Inconsistencies plague start

Inconsistencies plague start

By ALFRED DICOCHEA III The Pima Community College baseball team 3-5(1-3 ACCAC) is looking to continue their winning ways after going 34-25 (22-16 ACCAC) and taking a trip to regionals last season. Pima is going to attempt to compete for a regional title with its pitching game, with sophomores Chris Kucko and Marcel Renteria leading […]

LAtinos, Dodgers reconcile

LAtinos, Dodgers reconcile

By BETO HOYOS For the second year in a row the Dodgers were fortunate and talented enough to play October baseball and Los Angelinos were proud. Many don’t know that Latinos once had a beef with the Dodgers. It wasn’t until the late 1980s and early ‘90s that the Latino fan base began to forgive […]

BASEBALL: Season ends at regional playoffs

BASEBALL: Season ends at regional playoffs

By JOSE SANTIAGO III The Pima Community College baseball team’s season ended May 3 after a 7-2 loss to No. 2 seed South Mountain Community College in the third game of the first round in the regional playoffs. The Aztecs quickly fell behind 3-0. They cut the score in the sixth to 3-2 after a […]

BASEBALL: Pima takes split in final home games

BASEBALL: Pima takes split in final home games

By JOSE SANTIAGO III The Pima Community College baseball team split its last home games of the season against Arizona Western College on April 22, bringing its season record to 32-21. Pima won the first game 2-1 after a strong effort from freshman Marcel Renteria. Renteria went six and two-third innings while giving up one […]

BASEBALL: Pima splits Central Arizona doubleheader

BASEBALL: Pima splits Central Arizona doubleheader

By JOSE SANTIAGO III The Pima Community College baseball team split its double header against Central Arizona College on April 8. The split brought the Aztecs’ overall record to 27-18 and their conference record to 16-11, good for fifth in the ACCAC. In the first game, Pima lost 12-1 as the offense managed just three […]

ATHLETIC VOICE: Baseball season returns

ATHLETIC VOICE: Baseball season returns

BY ZACH ARMENTA Pop open a cold beer, grab a box of Cracker Jacks and make some nachos. It’s time for Major League Baseball. Last year, the Boston Red Sox won the World Series and will look to repeat this season. Let’s look at the biggest stories of the 2014 MLB offseason, starting with the […]

Baseball: Pima splits doubleheader with Glendale

Baseball: Pima splits doubleheader with Glendale

By JOSE SANTIAGO III The Pima Community College baseball team split a doubleheader at Glendale Community College on March 25, bringing their season record to 22-15. Pima lost the first game 2-0. Freshman Chris Kucko took the loss. He pitched six innings, recording six strikeouts but giving up two runs. The Aztecs won the second […]

Baseball: Pima pitcher records strikeouts, music

Baseball: Pima pitcher records strikeouts, music

By JOSE SANTIAGO III Sophomore Cole Plouck has big baseball and music dreams. The lefty, a Tucson native who graduated from Empire High School in Vail, made it onto the Pima Community College baseball roster as a freshman walk on. He is now a premier pitcher in the rotation. Baseball has been a part of […]

Pima splits doubleheader with Glendale

Pima splits doubleheader with Glendale

By JOSE SANTIAGO III The Pima Community College baseball team split a doubleheader at Glendale Community College on March 25, bringing their season record to 22-15. Pima lost the first game 2-0. Freshman Chris Kucko took the loss. He pitched six innings, recording six strikeouts but giving up two runs. The Aztecs won the second […]

MY TUCSON: It's not spring without spring training

MY TUCSON: It’s not spring without spring training

By JOSE SANTIAGO III With Major League Baseball’s opening day right around the corner, now is the time when all the cold-weather teams head down to Arizona and Florida for spring training. When I was a kid, I always looked forward to watching the Diamondbacks, White Sox and Rockies play during spring training in Tucson. […]

BASEBALL: Aztecs continue winning ways

BASEBALL: Aztecs continue winning ways

By JOSE SANTIAGO III The Pima Community College baseball team defeated Chandler-Gilbert Community College March 11, improving its record to 16-10. Sophomore Kellen Marruffo went 3 for 4 with 4 RBIs and two walks. Sophomores A.J. Acosta and Juan Gamez and freshmen Travis Chavez contributed RBIs and at least two hits each. On March 8, […]