The Pomona-Pitzer Softball Team kicked off spring break with a series split against Denison University on Monday, winning the first game 9-5 before dropping the second contest 9-3. Julia Carreon earned her first career victory and Karina Falkstrom played hero in the first game with a huge two-run home run to seal the victory for the Sagehens.
The Pomona-Pitzer Softball program split their Saturday series against Chapman University, making a comeback victory 6-5 in game one off back-to-back homeruns from Izzy Deatherage and Megan Otsuka, before falling 6-2 in game two. Deatherage had a solid game at the plate, hitting a combined 3-for-6 with two RBIs, and three runs.
The Pomona-Pitzer Softball program extended their winning streak to six games on Friday evening after sweeping Alfred University in a doubleheader at home with a 2-0 and 6-0 victory. Both Sagehens’ pitchers Liz Rodarte and Alondra Reynoso were lights out in the circle, throwing complete game shutouts and allowing a combined one hit.
The Pomona-Pitzer Softball Team continued their winning streak, sweeping the University of Redlands on the road on Saturday with a lopsided 13-5 victory in game one and a tough 6-5 win in extra innings in game two
Friday afternoon ended with a victorious sweep for the Pomona-Pitzer Softball Team as they won two games against Hiram College. The Sagehens shutout the Terriers in the first game 8-0 and took the second game 6-3.
The Pomona-Pitzer Softball Team remain undefeated after shutting out the Occidental Tigers with a pair of 9-0 mercy rule sweeps. Liz Rodarte pitched phenomenally in the first game, throwing a complete game shutout, but Alondra Reynoso followed up with an impressive no-hitter in the second game, the first of her career.
The Pomona-Pitzer Softball Team finished their Friday series against No. 4 Linfield with a win and a draw, putting up seven runs in both games. In a close series where either side could have emerged victorious, the Sagehens finished with the advantage with a dominant victory in game one and a comeback tie in the second.
The Pomona-Pitzer Softball Team continue to remain undefeated, after winning their road trip doubleheader against Whittier College on Saturday, winning the first game 7-1 and the second 2-0. Liz Rodarte and Alondra Reynoso both earned their second wins of the seasons on the mound while four different Sagehens belted a solo home run.
CLAREMONT, CA. – Pomona-Pitzer had four athletes earn Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Athlete of the Week honors with junior Izzy Deatherage (Softball), sophomore Lukas Ming Menkhoff (Men’s Swim & Dive), sophomore Jed Kronenberg (Men’s Tennis) and senior Kahea Kahaulelio (Women’s Water Polo) all earning the award as announced by the league office.
The Pomona-Pitzer Softball Season started the season on the right track, sweeping Puget Sound in their doubleheader on Friday afternoon, winning the first game 5-3 and the second in mercy rule fashion 13-1.
The Pomona-Pitzer Softball Team will open the 2019 Season with a doubleheader against Puget Sound, in hopes of improving upon last season’s success. After posting the best record in program history, going 26-14, the Sagehens will look go further as they enter the new year with nine returning players, including five who were in the All-SCIAC Team.
The Pomona-Pitzer Athletics Program combined for the most student-athletes named to the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) All-Academic teams, leading the conference for the third straight season.
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.