Q&A with Hailey de la Vara ’17

Q&A with Hailey de la Vara ’17

When and how did you start playing softball?  How long have you been playing for?  I started playing softball when I was eight years old. At first, I was kind of forced into playing since I had an older brother who had been playing for years. I have been playing for eight years now. What […]

Softball team thrives under new leadership

Softball team thrives under new leadership

The varsity softball team, coming off of a rough season last year with a 2-15-1 overall record and a 0-8 league record under previous program head Claire Rietmann-Grout, has had a much better season with a 2-4 overall record this year under new program head Melanie Williams. “None of our early preseason games this year […]

Girls’ softball starts season strong

With a change in leadership in the softball program, the squad started off its season with a 2-2 record. After previous head softball coach Claire Rietmann-Grout stepped down from her coaching duties after one year at the helm, Melanie Williams stepped in as the new head coach. “With our new coach, I feel like we […]

Varsity softball coach Rietmann-Grout steps down

Head Varsity Softball Coach Claire Rietmann-Grout is stepping down from her coaching duties after one year with the team. Before coaching at Harvard-Westlake, Rietmann-Grout played collegiate softball at Towson, and spent four years as the Head Coach of the Immaculate Heart softball team. Members of this year’s squad attribute much of their enjoyment playing softball […]