PHSC Wins in 10 Innings
The baseball team rallied to defeat Three River Community College of Missouri 5-4 in 10 innings on Monday afternoon. Joel Rosario knocked in the winning run with a one out bases loaded single. The team rallied back from 2-0 and 4-2 deficits. Pitcher Danny Rodriguez tied the game in the bottom of the eight inning by hitting a home run in his first collegiate at-bat. Rodriguez also picked up the win in relief pitching 3.2 innings allowing no runs on three hits while striking out two. The win improved the team to 8-9. Pasco-Hernando will begin a three game road trip when they travel to Flagler College JV tomorrow for a 3 p.m. game. They will play Surry Community College in Dobson, NC on Wednesday and Catawba Valley CC on Thursday. Both those games are at 2 p.m.
Pasco-Hernando Sweeps Broward
The softball team swept a doubleheader from Broward Community College 5-4 and 10-4 at the West Campus on Saturday afternoon. Samantha Wilkerson picked up her third win of the season in the first game by pitching a complete game. Noemi Chavez hit a three RBI triple and Jeri Loffler went 2 for 3 with 2 RBIs. PHSC put the second game away by scoring five runs in the fourth inning and five more in the fifth. Dana Mackiewicz scored twice and hit a double to lead the hitters. Emily Pennington won her third game of the year on the mound. The team improved to 7-17 on the season and will host Gordon State College (Ga.) on Monday at 2 p.m. in a doubleheader. Other home games this week include Macomb Community College (Mich.) on Tuesday at 2 p.m., Lincoln Land Community College of Illinois on Friday at 2 p.m., Macomb CC on Saturday at 11 a.m. and Hillsborough Community College on Saturday at 1 p.m.
Ninth Inning Rally Falls Short
The baseball team lost a 8-7 to Lincoln Land Community College of Illinois on Saturday afternoon at the West Campus. Pasco-Hernando scored four runs in the bottom of the ninth inning, but left the bases loaded in the loss. PHSC stranded sixteen runners in the game and committed five errors. Kevin Faulkner went 2 for 5 with a home run and three RBIs to lead the hitters. Tyler Ramsey also went 2 for 4 with a double and 3 RBIs. The team fell to 7-9 on the season and will host Three Rivers Community College on Monday at 1 p.m.
PHSC Defeats Erie Community College
Pasco-Hernando defeated Erie Community College of New York 7-3 today at the West Campus. Danny Rodriguez (2-2) picked up the win in relief pitching 1.2 innings of shutout baseball. Chris Frosch picked up the save pitching the final three innings allowing two unearned runs on two hits with two strikeouts. Derek Dious led the hitters going 2 for 3 with a double. PHSC (7-8) will host Lincoln Land Community College on Saturday at 1 p.m. Chris McCormick (3-1, 1.80) will be the starting pitcher.
PHSC Cheer Team Wins Silver
Congratulations to the PHSC cheer team who won Silver in the College Co-Ed Level 6 division at the American Championships at the Florida State Fair on Saturday, February 8, 2014. This marks the fifth consecutive year the PHSC cheer team has competed at the American Championships.
“The Team received a score of 85.7 overall and a score of 9.3 out of 10 for the creativity of the routine. The routine included a one-man full-up, co-ed full-ups, and two pyramids and for the first time, included a bird-front basket,” said Jennie Pell, Head Coach. Cheer team members include Ashley Brow, Ryan Guy, Ashley Hermann, Amanda Kahn, Patty Leas, Courtney Lyon, Matt Phillips, Amanda Prystupa, Haley Sandifer, Kimberly Smith, and Britney Younger. Choreography was provided by Sophia Haddad, who will take over as head coach next season.
PHSC Cheer Team Wins Silver at Florida State Championship Competition February 2014.
Baseball Game Rained Out
The baseball game scheduled for today against Jackson College has been rained out. The game will not be rescheduled. Pasco-Hernando will play Erie Community College (N.Y.) tomorrow at 2 p.m. weather permitting.
Hillsborough Wins Two Over Softball Team
The softball team lost two close games to Hillsborough Community College in Plant City on Tuesday evening by the scores of 5-4 and 3-1. In the first game, HCC scored the winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning as Amber Jones went 2 for 3 with two RBIs and two runs scored. In the second game, Keyana Solomon scored the only run for the Quistas. PHSC (5-17) will travel to South Florida State College (4-16) on Thursday for a 5 p.m. doubleheader.
South Florida State Game Postponed
The softball game scheduled for tomorrow at South Florida State College has been postponed and rescheduled for Thursday, March 13 at 5 p.m. The two teams will meet at the West Campus on March 29 at 2 p.m. Pasco-Hernando will host Broward Community College Saturday in a 1 p.m. doubleheader.
Baseball Team Wins Big
Pasco-Hernando broke open a 1-0 lead by scoring seven runs in the bottom of the fifth inning to go on and defeat Rollins College JV 10-0. Chris McCormick (3-1) pitched a complete game shutout allowing four hits while striking out five. Alex Kranick, Aderly Perez and Dominiq Sicardo each had two hits in the game. The win improved Pasco-Hernando to 6-8 on the season. The team will host Jackson Community College of Michigan on Thursday at 3 p.m.
Alex Kranick currently leads the team in hitting with .385 average, followed by Derek Dious (.381), Tyler Ramsey (.333), Aderly Perez (.314), Kevin Faulkner (.313) and Brennan Allen (.302). Tyler Ramsey leads the team in RBIs with 10, followed by Brennan Allen (9), Tyler Cooler (7) and Jose Alonzo (7). Aderly Perez leads the team in stolen bases with 5, followed by Robby McCabe (4) and Tyler Cooler (3).
PHSC Loses Close Game
Pasco-Hernando lost a hard fought game to Heartland Community College 4-3 in the Leadoff Classic in Columbus, Georgia. Heartland scored the winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning. The loss puts the Quistas in an elimination game against Florence-Darlington at 9 a.m. this morning. Lainee Gary went 2 for 4 with two runs and a stolen base to lead the hitters. Chelsi Lopresto drove in a run with a double. The team falls to 4-14 on the season.
PHSC Wins Big Over Florence-Darlington
Pasco-Hernando avoided elimination by defeating Florence-Darlington Technical College 10-1 in the Leadoff Classic. Samantha Wilkinson picked up the win on the mound and also went 2 for 3 with two doubles to help lead the team. Noemi Chavez also went 3 for 4 with a three-run home run. The team will play Des Moines Community College of Michigan at 1 p.m. in the consolation final of the bronze bracket.
Softball Team Loses in Consolation Final
Pasco-Hernando lost to Des Moines Community College of Iowa 13-3 in the Leadoff Classic on Sunday afternoon in Columbus, Georgia. The game was the consolation final of the bronze bracket. Keyana Solomon went 2 for 3 in the game and Vanessa Mills 1 for 2 with 2 RBIs to lead the hitters. Cori Williams took the loss on the mound. PHSC went 1-5 in the tournament and fell to 5-15 on the season. The team will travel Hillsborough Community College in Plant City on Tuesday for a 5 p.m. doubleheader. It's the make up game from February 13.
Softball Falls to Indian Hills
The softball team lost their last seeding game against Indian Hills (Iowa) 10-6 this morning. Samantha Wilkerson hit her first home run of the season and Chesi Lopresto went 2 for 2 with two runs scored. The team will play their opening round game of the double elimination tournament later today.
PHSC Loses On The Road
The baseball team lost to Santa Fe College 10-5 in Gainesville today. The loss dropped PHSC to 5-8 on the season and 0-4 on the road. Starter Danny Rodriguez (1-2) took the loss allowing five runs (three earned) on five hits in 3.1 innings of work. Bobby Anderson was the only effective reliever pitching 1.1 of perfect baseball. The team had 12 hits in the game, but stranded a season high 16 runners. Kevin Faulkner led the hitters going 3 for 4 with two doubles. Alex Kranick also went 2 for 4 with a double. The team will host Rollins College JV on Monday at 3 p.m.
Softball Team Loses in Leadoff Classic
The softball team lost to number one ranked LSU-Eunice tonight in Columbus, Georgia by a score of 12-0. PHSC could manage only one hit in their first game. In game two, Blinn Community College of Texas defeated the Quistas 11-1. PHSC managed their only run in the third on Amber Jones' fielder choice. The team will face Indian Hills Community College (Iowa) tomorrow at 10 a.m.
Lyals Scores 35 Points In Season Finale
Dewaine Lyals knocked down 35 points in the 103-93 loss at Florida College on Tuesday evening. The sophomore from Ocala, Florida averaged 27.5 points over the final two games of the season. Daemon Ashley scored 23 points and Brandon McWhorters added 14. The team finished the 2013-14 season at 10-19.
For the season, Brandon McWhorters led the team in scoring with 16.5 points/game followed by Dewaine Lyals (15.2) and Daemon Ashley (10.3). Lyals also led the team in rebounds averaging 9.1/game.
Baseball Game Rained Out
The baseball game scheduled at the University of Tampa has been rained out. It will be rescheduled at a later date. The team will travel to Santa Fe College in Gainesville on Friday. Game time is 3 p.m.
PHSC Loses Doubleheader
Oakland Community College took a doubleheader from Pasco-Hernando on Monday afternoon by the scores of 11-2 and 7-3. Keyana Solomon hit a solo home run in the first game and Emily Pennington (2-4) took the loss on the mound. Noemi Chavez had a triple in game two for the Quistas big hit. Cori Williams (1-4) took the loss.
PHSC (4-10) will participate in the Leadoff Classic in Columbus, Ga. this weekend. The opening game will be against LSU-Eunice, the top ranked team in the country for NJCAA Division II on Friday at 5 p.m.
PHSC Defeats St. Petersburg
The baseball team defeated fourth ranked St. Petersburg College 6-3 at the West Campus on Sunday afternoon. Starter Chris McCormick (2-1, 2.57) picked up the win pitching 5.2 innings allowing three unearned runs on three hits and striking out five. McCormick had to leave the game in the sixth inning after separating his non-throwing shoulder on a play at the first base dugout area. Relievers Joel Rosario and Ryan Beineke pitched the final 3.1 innings not allowing a runner on base. Beineke earned his first save of the season. Robbie McCabe went 2 for 3 with a triple and Derek Dious went 2 for 4 with a double and three RBIs to lead the hitters.
PHSC (5-7) will travel to the University of Tampa JV on Wednesday night for a 6 p.m. game.
Tampa JV Defeats PHSC
The University of Tampa JV defeated Pasco-Hernando 9-3 today at the West Campus. Starter Jack Hamrick (1-3) took the loss pitching 4.1 innings allowing four runs on eight hits. Aderly Perez led the hitters with 4 for 4 performance including two runs scored to raise his average to .375. Brennan Allen also went 2 for 4 with a RBI.
PHSC (4-7) will host St. Petersburg College tomorrow at noon. Chris McCormick (1-1, 3.52) will get the start.
Georgia Highlands Defeats PHSC
Pasco-Hernando lost 82-64 at Georgia Highlands College on Friday evening . Dewaine Lyals led the team with 20 points. The team will wrap up the season at Florida College on Tuesday night at 7 p.m.
Pasco-Hernando Sweeps Oakland
The Lady Quista softball team swept Oakland Community College in a doubleheader today at the West Campus. Amber Jones hit a three-run home run in game one and Samantha Wilkinson recorded her first victory of the season in the 4-3 win. In game two, PHSC rallied from a 6-0 deficit as Amber Jones hit another 3-run home run and Keyana Solomon drew a bases-loaded walk for the 8-7 win. Vanessa Mills recorded her first win as the team improved to 4-8 on the season.
The team will host Oakland Community College again on Monday at 2 p.m.
PHSC Falls to St. Johns River
The softball team lost a doubleheader to St. Johns River State College on Thursday in Palatka. In the first game Noemi Chavez and Chelsi Lopresto each doubled in the teams 8-6 loss. In an exciting second game, Amber Jones hit a three-run home run in the top of the seventh inning to tie the game 8-8, but St. Johns rallied to score in the bottom of the inning to win 9-8.
Pasco-Hernando (2-8) will host Oakland Community College (Michigan) on Saturday at 1 p.m. in a doubleheader.
PHSC Wins Big
Pasco-Hernando defeated CCBC Catonsville 19-1 at the West Campus on Friday afternoon. The team pounded out a season high 17 hits in the game. Tyler Ramsey led the team going 2 for 2 with double, grand slam and five RBIs. It was the second consecutive game that PHSC has hit a grand slam. Other top hitters included Tyler Cooler who went 3 for 4/double/RBI; Alex Kranick 2 for 3/RBI; Brennan Allen 2 for 3/2RBI and Aderly Perez 2 for 4/2B/2RBI. Danny Rodriguez (1-1) picked up the win on the mound pitching 6 innings allowing one unearned run on eight hits. Bobby Anderson, Clifton Harris and Chris Frosch each pitched one shutout inning.
The team will host the University of Tampa JV tomorrow at noon.
Baseball Team Wins Doubleheader
The baseball team bounced back to defeat Broome Community College 5-0 and 16-0 today at the West Campus. In the first game, Chris McCormick (1-1) pitched a complete game shutout allowing only four hits while striking out seven. Derek Dious went 2 for 3 with an RBI to lead the hitters. Brennan Allen also hit a home run in the game. In game two, starter Ryan Beineke combined with Danny Rodriguez and Chris Frosch for another shutout. Beineke (1-0) pitched five innings allowing five hits and striking out two. Kevin Faulkner went 3 for 4 with a double/RBI led the hitters followed by Aderly Perez (2 for 3/double/RBI) and Charlie Klein (1 for 3/Grand Slam/5 RBIs).
The team will host CCBC Catonsville on Friday at 2 p.m. Danny Rodriguez will be the starting pitcher.