Season cut short after weak finish

Despite aiming for higher results, the girls’ varsity softball team finished its run at CIF Playoffs with a loss to Templeton in the quarter-finals Thursday, but secured a 7-1 league record and became Mission League Champions. “I’m really proud of our team this season,” outfielder Lauren Witmer ’19 said. “I think in this [Templeton] game […]

Softball coach steps up

New Head Coach Brittany Moeai looks to lead the softball team with her playing experience and fresh perspective on the game . Moeai attended Carson High School where she played Varsity Softball. As a four-year letterwinner, Moeai was a catcher through her junior year and a pitcher senior year. In 2011, she helped the Carson High […]

Softball squad goes undefeated in league

The softball squad defeated Marymount by a score of 12-0 on May 10, the team’s Senior Night. The victory moved the team to 8-0 in league as they won the Sunshine League championship. Five seniors were celebrated in their final career regular season match. They are Hailey De La Vara ’17, Stephanie DeSoto ’17, Brenda Zaragoza […]

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 eliminated from CIF playoffs

The softball team was eliminated from CIF playoffs after a 10-0 loss against Gahr today. This is after coming off of a close 7-6 win May 17 against Monclair. Gahr was third seed, and the Wolverines were 27 seed. On May 17, Lauren Lapesarde ’17 and Kat Swander ’19 hit home runs, and Ashley Waco […]

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 […]