La Voz News

2018 Baseball Season Preview: Young Dons look to build on past success

Ethan Maneja, Staff Reporter

January 27, 2018

De Anza’s 2018 baseball team anticipates a strong upcoming spring season, as they look to build on last year’s overall record of 22-17 and 12-8 record in  conference games. 2018’s team composition consists of 22 freshman players and 12 sophomores. Head coach Erick Raich described this seaso...

After shaky start to season, Dons strive to come back swinging

Daniel Ramos winds up to pitch at home against West Valley College on April 14. The dons lost 2-1

Genevieve Kolar, Editor-in-Chief

April 9, 2017

Having regained their head coach and home field, the De Anza College baseball team is looking to regain momentum  and right their season record. On Friday, March 23, Erick Raich was reinstated as head coach of the baseball team. Before his reinstatement, Raich had been on administrative leave since Feb. 26, fol...

Dons baseball homeless but hopeful for season

Kunal Mehta, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2017

The De Anza Dons baseball team is off to an extremely strong 4-1 start to the season. Despite not having a home field, the team pulled off two wins against a tough Yuba College team and split with Folsom Lake College. “We’ve been kind of over achieving in a lot of people’s minds, other than...

De Anza baseball falters down the strech, suffers 9-1 defeat

Left-hander Lorenzo Gomez (9) pushes off the mound as he prepares to throw a pitch during the Dons' match against the Vikings Thursday, April 28.

Anthony Montes, Editor-in-chief

May 3, 2016

The De Anza baseball team (21-15) stumbled to the finish line, losing 9-1 to West Valley College (14-22) in their final game of the season Thursday, April 28. The Dons surrendered 11 hits and nine runs en route to a loss that capped an abysmal April where they dropped eight of their last 12 games. Thei...

De Anza baseball falls short of comeback, lose to CCSF 8-7

Catcher Rohith Mahanty scoops a bouncing pitch from the dirt in the De Anza College baseball game against San Francisco City College on Thursday, April 7.

Anthony Montes, Editor-in-chief

April 12, 2016

The De Anza College baseball team rallied late but could not lift themselves out of a five-run deficit, losing to City College of San Francisco 8-7 Thursday, April 7. The Rams did most of the damage in the fourth and fifth innings, scoring eight runs on only three hits. Wild pitches, fielding miscues ...

De Anza College Baseball Coach Scott Hertler on sexual assault allegations

Jay Donde

May 22, 2007

La Voz: What has been the most difficult thing that's emerged from this situation? Scott Hertler: "It has been difficult for the players, coaches, and administration, because it was so unexpected...I never thought it could happen here...It's been difficult to complete the season. Our numbers were down...