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Dons baseball crushed in big loss

Dons baseball crushed in big loss

Gabriel Barrenechea, Staff Reporter

March 25, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

The De Anza College baseball team took a big 16-4 loss at home on Tuesday March 12 against San Mateo College. San Mateo were ahead of De Anza from the get go. The first 3 innings went slow but the top of the fourth was when it all went downhill for the Dons. Head coach Erick Raich visibly showed frustration d...

Dons Baseball struggle in second loss of season

Dons Baseball struggle in second loss of season

Miles Voci, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

De Anza College’s baseball team fell to their second loss of the season on Tuesday, Jan. 29, losing by a score of 11-3. The visiting Santa Rosa Bearcats took advantage of a big eight inning were they scored eight runs. A tightly contested match throughout, the Dons scored two consecutive runs at the b...

First win in the bag as baseball kick off season

Thomas Anthony, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

The De Anza Dons baseball team started their season off with a win on Jan. 25, defeating the Yuba 49ers by a score of 6-4. The Dons ran aggressively and took advantage of multiple errors by Yuba to score early and never gave up the lead. First baseman Sean Rooney, 19, business major, helped lead t...

Baseball falls to Yuba amidst controversial call

Yami Sun, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

De Anza College’s baseball team fell to Yuba College 10-6 in their second home game of the season Jan. 26. But a peculiar situation on the sidelines midway through the match seemingly marred the game. Outfielder James Halpin, on the bench, was ejected from the game for allegedly arguing calls with ...

Men’s baseball raring to kick off season in hopes of playoff berth

Men’s baseball raring to kick off season in hopes of playoff berth

Jaclyn Lim, Staff Reporter

January 31, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

The De Anza College Baseball team are prepared for their season this year, with hopes of clinching a playoff berth. Despite the gloomy weather, pitching coach Matt Risko assures that no problem is too big for the team to overcome. “It wouldn’t be De Anza baseball without a little bit of adversity with the rain coming in buckets the last couple w...

Women’s basketball displays strong team spirit despite multiple adversities

Women’s basketball displays strong team spirit despite multiple adversities

Jaclyn Lim, Staff Reporter

January 28, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

With a current standing of 3-13, De Anza College’s women’s basketball team is dealing with an increasing number of adversities as the season continues. However, head coach Mike Allen remains upbeat about his team’s position. “I’m trying to stay away from the negatives and focus on th...

Baseball player bound for Long Beach State

Nick Bauersfeld, Staff Reporter

June 15, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Uncategorized

 A shortstop on De Anza College’s baseball team has announced his splash commitment to a highly touted baseball program. Riki Desa, 20, shortstop, communications major, decided that he will commit to Long Beach State, to continue his illustrious baseball career.  As Desa gets set for the next chapter in ...

Field of broken dreams: De Anza College baseball team seeks answers

Field of broken dreams: De Anza College baseball team seeks answers

Matt Risko, Christian Babcock, and Genevieve Kolar

March 18, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Contributors, Features, Showcase, Sports

Friday, Feb. 23 was supposed to be the dawn of a new day for De Anza College’s baseball program. Instead, fallout from the day’s events has left the team without a home field, fighting for answers from both administration and athletics personnel.

De Anza head baseball coach on leave after forfeit, field issues

De Anza head baseball coach on leave after forfeit, field issues

Genevieve Kolar, Editor-in-Chief

March 16, 2018


Filed under Baseball, News, Sports

Head baseball coach Erick Raich, widely credited with turning around De Anza College’s baseball program since his arrival in 2015, was put on indefinite paid administrative leave on Monday, Feb. 26, amidst the team's second season without a home field. Scott Hertler, Raich’s predecessor an...