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.