Softball

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Pima just misses out on postseason

May 3, 2018

By KYLE MCDANIEL Due to a production error, Softball was not printed in the last issue.  Pima is going to miss the regional playoffs this year, which hasn’t happened often over the last 16 years, as they finished 35-23 on the season. The Aztecs had three players selected to the third team  All-ACACC Conference, freshman […]

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Aztecs reignite fire after four-game losing streak

April 12, 2018

By NICHOLAS TRUJILLO and KYLE MCDANIEL On its way to post-season play, the Pima Community College softball team is currently on a two-for-six run in its recent games. The Aztecs pulled out a winning sweep against GateWay and Scottsdale community colleges, but felt a crushing defeats against its other three opponents. April 10: Game 1-PCC […]

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Trio of pitchers gets job done for Aztecs

March 29, 2018

By KYLE MCDANIEL March 24 (A) Game 1: PCC 11, Mesa Community College 8 (F/9), Game 2: PCC 15, Mesa Community College 6 (F/6) The Aztecs finished with three wins and one loss in the season series with the Thunderbirds. Heading into the last inning down by 1 run, sophomore Megan Flores came to the […]

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Softball: PCC’s offense shines in conference play

March 8, 2018

By Kyle McDaniel The Aztecs’ blistering offense continues to torch opposing teams as they win seven of their last eight games.   March 3 (H) Game 1: PCC 4, Phoenix College 6, Game 2: PCC 10, Phoenix College 9 Pima split the series with No. 3 Phoenix College over the weekend. In the first game […]

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Sports Profile: Q&A With Pima Softball Sensation Paige Adair

March 8, 2018

By Kyle McDaniel Even though she only stands at 5 ft. 2 inches tall, Pima’s freshman pitching sensation Paige Adair packs a lot of punch and has an enormous heart. She’s off to a fast start with her Aztec career at 15-1 and helping the team to a winning record. I decided to sit down […]

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Aztecs show no mercy in sweep

March 1, 2018

By KYLE MCDANIEL The Pima Commuinty College softball team drop three-in-a-row before earning back to back mercy rule victories in a sweep of GateWay Community College. Feb. 13 Game 1 (F/5): PCC 9, GateWay CC 1, Game 2 (F/5): PCC 9, GateWay CC 0 The Aztecs completed their first sweep in ACCAC play when they […]

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Flair from Adair drives softball

February 8, 2018

By KYLE MCDANIEL Coming into the 2017-2018 season, softball coach Armando Quiroz and the Aztecs have high hopes. With eight returning starters and 11 new players, they will look to do better than the two straight losses that knocked the team out of the playoffs last year. If the Aztecs want to top last season, […]

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Football: PCC off to rough start for the year

September 7, 2017

By ARMANDO HARMON The Pima Community College football team (0-1) kicked off the 2017 season against the Cardinals of Trinity Valley Community College in Athens, Texas. The Aztecs were the under- dogs going into this game, as the Cardinals are entering the season ranked in the National Junior College Athletic Association. The Cardinals are ranked […]

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SOFTBALL: Aztecs to face Yavapai in first postseason game

May 4, 2017

By CASEY MUSE JR. The Aztecs earned the No. 4 seed in the Region I Division I tournament and will face No. 1 seed Yavapai College in the first round. Last year the Aztecs made it to the Region I, Division II Championship game where they lost against Phoneix college, 11-3.   April 25: PCC […]

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Sports briefs

April 20, 2017

Compiled by Nicholas Trujillo With the winter season ending and the spring seasons already well underway, Pima Community College has had many student-athletes earn awards for their efforts in the season. Others have accepted offers from universities.   Stallworth earns top rank for second time This year marks the second year in a row that […]

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SOFTBALL: Pima trying to find winning consistency

March 23, 2017

By CASEY MUSE JR.  The Pima Community College softball team (25-12, 19-9 conference) has been playing well in March and has found consistency in several aspects of the game. March 4: PCC 4, Phoenix 10/ PCC 1, Phoenix 12 The No. 18 Aztecs fell behind 4-0 early in the first game against the No. 2 […]

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SOFTBALL: Pima trying to find batting consistency

March 2, 2017

By CASEY MUSE JR. The Pima Community College softball team has entered the full swing of the regular season. Players are looking to establish some consistency with their bats as they look to reach their full potential. Feb. 16: PCC 10, Colorado Northwestern 13 / PCC 6, Colorado Northwestern 3 The Aztecs split a non-conference […]

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SOFTBALL: Aztecs looking for consistency during season start

February 16, 2017

By CASEY MUSE JR The Pima Community College softball team eased into the season with some key wins at the beginning of conference play. The Aztecs are striving for consistency in their pitching as well as trying to keep their bats healthy. Jan. 31: PCC 0, Arizona Western 6 / PCC 5, Arizona Western 4 The Aztecs […]

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SOFTBALL: Aztecs continue to establish program

February 2, 2017

By CASEY MUSE JR After a promising non-conference start to the season, the Pima Community College softball team opened conference play with a split at Arizona Western College in Yuma. The No. 18-ranked Aztecs were held scoreless in the first game, but rallied in the second to take a 5-4 victory. In the first game, […]

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Softball: Aztecs have score to settle

May 5, 2016

By JASON WEIR The Pima Community College softball team finished second to Phoenix College in last year’s tournament. They won the first two games, one against Phoenix, and needed only one more win for the title but lost two straight games to the Phoenix Bears. “Our sophomores and coaches still have a bitter taste,” head […]

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