SOFTBALL: Softball lets bats do the talking

April 7, 2016

By JASON WEIR Pima Community College (33-14, 21-11 in ACCAC) split their third straight doubleheader April 2 against South Mountain Community College. The Aztecs earned a run-rule victory in the first game. Their offense and defense were at their best in the 18-0 shutout. Freshmen Courtney Brown and Margaita Corona each hit a two-run homer […]

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SOFTBALL: Coach earns 400th Pima win as Aztecs spark 9-1 streak

March 24, 2016

By JASON WEIR The Pima Community College softball team (28-9, 16-6 in ACCAC) lost two games against Yavapai College on March 22. The Aztecs lost 2-0 in the first game with only three hits from freshman Margarita Corona and sophomores Christine Olivas and Kalynn Martinez. Pima contested Yavapai’s lead in the second game, closing in […]

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SOFTBALL: Players earn national recognition

March 10, 2016

By JASON WEIR The No. 9 Pima Community College softball team (19-8, 13-5 in ACCAC) received national recognition for the second time when freshman Bailey Critchlow was named NJCAA Division II National Player of the Week for Feb. 22-28. The award was her third for the week. She was also named both ACCAC Division II […]

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Pima sets sights on national championship

January 28, 2016

By JASON WEIR With the goal of a national championship, the Pima Community College softball team will open its 2016 season on Jan. 29 at the CSN Kickoff Classic in Henderson, Nev. Head coach Armando Quiroz notes the Aztecs are freshmen-heavy, with 11 true freshmen and one red-shirt freshman. That means the Aztecs will look […]

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SOFTBALL- Pima finishes second in region tourney

May 7, 2015

By ADRIANNA BARRIENTEZ The Pima Community College softball team (46-14) closed out its 2015 season on May 2 at Phoenix College. The Aztecs fought hard in three games against Phoenix College but didn’t finish victorious. Pima could not stop the Phoenix College offense in their 11-1 loss. Sophomore Keona Hunter hit a triple in the […]

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Softball: Aztecs charge into postseason play

April 23, 2015

By ADRIANNA BARRIENTEZ The Pima Community College softball team (41-11, 34-10 in ACCAC) looks to wrap up its season in contention against Phoenix College for the No. 1 spot going into the postseason. The Aztecs lost on the road against Eastern Arizona College on April 21. The first loss snapped a 14-game winning streak for […]

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Softball: Pima sweeps No. 2 Phoenix College

April 9, 2015

By ADRIANNA BARRIENTEZ The Pima Community College softball team (33-9, 28-8 in ACCAC) have preformed great recently winning their last six games. The Aztecs won a two game sweep at No. 2 Phoenix College on April 7.  Freshman Christine Olivas led the Aztecs going 4 for 6 from the plate and added four RBIs on the […]

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Softball: Team’s winning streak ends

March 26, 2015

By ADRIANNA BARRIENTEZ The Pima Community College softball team (27-7, 22-6 in ACCAC) is playing strong, just recently closing out a seven game winning streak. Sophomore Alexis Alfonso has led the Aztecs through that streak with a fantastic performance. The Aztecs grabbed their seventh win in a row on March 24 against Yavapai College with […]

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Softball sluggers keep pounding out W’s

March 12, 2015

By ADRIANNA BARRIENTEZ Pima Community College softball team (17-6, 15-5 in ACCAC) Pima played Scottsdale Community College on March 12 and results will be available on They split games with Arizona Western College on March 10. In their first game against Arizona Western Matadors they won early on by 7. Sophomore Alexis Alfonso pitched a […]

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SOFTBALL: Pima’s close wins help record

February 24, 2015

By ADRIANNA BARRIENTEZ The Pima Community College’s softball team (11-4, 9-3 in ACCAC) continues to play great at home giving up only one lose so far this season. The Aztecs played Paradise Valley CC on Feb. 24 after the Aztec Press went to print. The Aztecs split against No. 4 Phoenix College on Feb. 21 […]

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Aztecs swing into good start

February 12, 2015

By DEANNA SHERMAN The Pima Community College softball team (6-1, 4-0 in ACCAC) picked up its second straight conference sweep on Feb. 10 at the West Campus. The Aztecs beat Mesa Community College as the pitching staff of sophomore Alexis Alfonso and freshman Odalis Orduno held the Mesa offense. Sophomore Brianna Quiroz went 4 for […]

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Ex-Pima athletes sign with universities

September 4, 2014

By DIEGO LOZANO III Pima Community College’s fall sports teams have kicked off their seasons, which means new student-athletes have arrived to fill the void of past student alumni. A number of former Aztecs will equally fill the void for universities at the next level. Here’s a look at some key signings that took place […]

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SOFTBALL: Season ends in regional championship game

May 8, 2014

By BETO HOYOS The Pima Community College softball season came to an end May 10 at Arizona Western College in Yuma. The Aztecs finished the season with a 29-30 record. No. 4 seed PCC reached the championship series of the Region I, Division I tournament playoffs but fell 6-0 to No. 1 AWC in the first […]

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SOFTBALL: Pima drops EAC doubleheader

April 24, 2014

By BETO HOYOS Pima Community College’s softball team took on Eastern Arizona College on April 22 and dropped the doubleheader. The Aztecs dropped the first game 5-2 after Eastern took a 2-0 lead in the third inning. In the fourth inning, Pima got on the board with a solo shot from sophomore Danielle Stensby. Stensby […]

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SOFTBALL: Pima loses tough doubleheader

April 10, 2014

By BETO HOYOS Pima Community College’s softball team dropped a doubleheader against Phoenix College on April 8 at the West Campus. The losses left the Aztecs’ season record at 21-22 overall, 16-16 in conference. Pima lost the first game 7-4. The Aztecs found themselves down 2-0 in the bottom of the first inning, but freshman […]

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