Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Midland College Softball Plays Final Home Games of Season, Honors Sophomores

By Forrest Allen
Midland College Athletic Director

The Midland College Lady Chaparral softball team will conclude the home portion of the 2013 schedule with a four-game set over the weekend at Lady Chap Field. The Lady Chaps will play a pair of double-headers versus Luna Community College of Las Vegas, NM. Luna is in their first year of competition in the conference.

The first double-header will be played on Friday, April 26th @ 1:00 p.m. at Lady Chap Field (on the MC campus), then on Saturday the Lady Chaps and Luna will play a second double dip beginning at 11:00 a.m. also at Midland College.

The Lady Chaps enters the final regular season series with a 36-26 overall record, which includes being 12-12 in conference (4th place). Luna is currently 18-29 this season and 9-15 in the WJCAC (6th place).

On Saturday, coaches Tommy Ramos and Mailei Henry will honor six departing members of the Lady Chap softball team. Those graduating sophomores are as follows:

Taylor Clancy, catcher (Los Banos, CA); Marlene Fields, outfielder (Stockton, CA); Holly Herrington, pitcher (Odessa, TX); Earnysha Scroggins, outfielder (Riverside, CA); Carly Wiedenback, infielder (North Bend, WA) and Kristine Vargas, pitcher (Jal, NM).

 • CLICK HERE for an MC Softball Sophomore photo album 

In the currently WJCAC standings, Midland College qualifies for the 2013 NJCAA Region 5 West Softball Tournament (May 2nd-4th) in Lubbock, TX at Texas Tech University. The tournament field will be comprised of the top six teams in the WJCAC with the winner advancing to the 2013 NJCAA Women's Division I Softball Championships in St. George, UT.

 • WJCAC Standings

 • Midland College Individual Statistics

1 comment:

  1. Sounds like a great team! My daughter has been looking at so many different colleges in PA for one with a good team. Thanks so much for sharing your team's statistics. It was great to read!