The Fulbright U.S. Student Program awarded 13 students from Pomona College the prestigious Fulbright Fellowship Research Grant, including Emily Rockhill of the Pomona-Pitzer Softball Program and Rory Taylor from the Sagehens Football Team.
LA VERNE, CA. – The Pomona-Pitzer Softball team fell to CMS 2-1 and fell to La Verne 4-1 on Saturday afternoon at Campus West Field in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Tournament.
LA VERNE, CA. – The Pomona-Pitzer Softball team advanced to the second round of the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Postseason Tournament with a 6-5 win over Whittier College on Friday afternoon at Campus West Field.
CLAREMONT, CA. – Liz Rodarte headlines the 2018 Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Softball Postseason awards with SCIAC Play of the Year honors along with five other All-SCIAC selections as announced by the league office.
The Pomona-Pitzer Softball Team concluded the regular season with a senior day celebration on Saturday afternoon. Before playing their doubleheader against Chapman University, the Sagehens honored Kelsey Buchanan, Natalie Ireland, Missy Pekarek, Haylee Sindt, Sam Carlson, and Emily Rockhill for their contribution and commitment to the softball program.
The Pomona-Pitzer Softball Team took some unfortunate doubleheader losses on the road against a resilient Whittier College team, losing the first game 6-4 and dropping the second game 10-9. Despite the hot bat of Izzy Deatherage who went a perfect 7-for-7 overall with five RBIs, the Sagehens could not hold off the streaky Poets offense.
There were plenty of drama at Saturday’s doubleheader between the Pomona-Pitzer softball team and the University of La Verne as the two teams split both games. The Leopards took the first game with a close 3-2 victory, but the Sagehens responded with a 7-5 comeback victory in the second game.
The Pomona-Pitzer Softball Team were dealt two tough home losses to Occidental College on Friday afternoon, falling 4-2 in game one and 14-3 in the second game. Prior to the two games, the Sagehens and the Tigers continued their tied game from February 24, picking up from the 10th inning. The Hens managed to secure a 12-5 win from the continued game.
The Pomona-Pitzer Softball Team made history on Sunday afternoon, winning two games in Sunday’s doubleheader against University of Redlands to exceed their highest win total in program history. The Sagehens rode on the coattails of Alondra Reynoso’s complete game performance to a 6-1 victory. They followed with a 9-7 slugfest win that was carried by the hot bats of Karina Falkstrom and Izzy Deatherage.
The Pomona-Pitzer Softball Team made history on Saturday afternoon, achieving their first 20-win season since 2012 with a victory over Cal Lutheran. The Sagehens took game one of the series with a commanding 9-1 mercy-rule victory (6 innings) over the Regals, followed by a close 4-3 victory in the second game.
The Pomona-Pitzer Softball Team and the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletics Conference (SCIAC) will be partnering with the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) for the StrikeOut Cancer games for two days.
For the second time this season, Liz Rodarte was named SCIAC Athlete of the Week. The junior pitched two complete game shutouts this past week to help the Hens to victories over Willamette and Chapman.
The Pomona-Pitzer women’s softball team extended their winning streak to four games on Saturday afternoon, taking two victories over Chapman. They won the first game of the doubleheader 6-4 and the second one by a narrow 1-0.
The Pomona-Pitzer Softball team continued to reel in the victories, taking a non-conference sweep over Willamette on a Tuesday afternoon doubleheader. The Sagehens squeaked out a close 2-0 victory over the Bearcats in the first game and followed up with an 8-5 slugfest victory in game two.
Olivia Campion is named SCIAC Athlete of the Week for the first time this season after a stretch of excellent hitting performances at the plate this past weekend, helping the Pomona-Pitzer Softball team to a 3-1 weekend.
The Pomona-Pitzer Softball team remains in the hunt for the top spot in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference after splitting a doubleheader at home against the University of La Verne. The Hens split the series, winning a close battle in game one 2-1 before falling in the second game 4-3.
For the first time since 2012, the Pomona-Pitzer Softball program won two games in a row against Claremont-Mudd-Scripps at home, moving up to second place in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference standings in the process.
The Pomona-Pitzer Softball program earned it’s first SCIAC sweep on Saturday afternoon, beating Whittier College 5-3 and 5-2, respectively. Liz Rodarte hit two home runs during the doubleheader and leads the SCIAC with six dingers while the Sagehens offense capitalized on huge run-scoring opportunities to swing the tides in their favor.
The Pomona-Pitzer Softball Team split their doubleheader against Piedmont on Friday evening, riding a no-hitter performance by Liz Rodarte for a 3-0 victory before falling 5-0 in the second match. It was the second career no-hitter for the senior as Rodarte fanned 13 batters with no walks for her fourth win of the season.
REDLANDS, CA. – The Pomona-Pitzer Softball team split their double header with Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) opponent Redlands as they won game one 11-4 and lost game two 4-3 on Saturday afternoon at Field of Dreams.
The Pomona-Pitzer softball team came out of Saturday undefeated, winning the first game of the doubleheader against Occidental College 4-0, before drawing in extra innings 4-4 in the second game which will be continued on April 13.
The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference named Liz Rodarte of the Pomona-Pitzer softball program as athlete of the week after several standout performances during the opening weekend.