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De Anza men’s baseball faced injuries, tough season

De Anza men’s baseball faced injuries, tough season

Francisco Medina, Staff Reporter

May 27, 2019

The De Anza College baseball team concluded their season with a record of 12-24-1. Head Coach Erick Raich said the tough schedule and recurring injuries heavily impacted the results of the baseball team. “On paper, this was the most talented team that we’ve had come through in a long time,” said Raic...

De Anza men’s baseball seizes a heartfelt win in their final home game of the season

De Anza men’s baseball seizes a heartfelt win in their final home game of the season

Yoorim Cho, Staff Reporter

May 2, 2019

De Anza College baseball team turned the tide and defeated Chabot 7-5 after a massive home run on April 23. De Anza led with three runs in the bottom of the first inning, before Chabot scored three runs in the third inning and two more at the top of the fourth. De Anza stopped Chabot’s momen...

De Anza blows four run lead against Mission

De Anza blows four run lead against Mission

Thomas Anthony, Staff Reporter

April 28, 2019

The De Anza College men’s baseball team suffered a come-from-behind loss to Mission College on April 18, losing 9-7. De Anza lead 5-1 after five innings but Mission outperformed them in the last four. De Anza took the lead right away, scoring a run in the first inning. A solo home run by Mission in...

Dons baseball crushed in big loss

Dons baseball crushed in big loss

Gabriel Barrenechea, Staff Reporter

March 25, 2019

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

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...

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

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...

Opinion: Dishonest administration endangers baseball players

Matt Risko, Staff Reporter

April 23, 2018

De Anza College’s administration clearly demonstrated that student safety is not its top priority by placing Erich Raich, head coach of our baseball team, on administrative leave for trying to keep his team safe by fixing their mistake. When the team walked onto the field on February 24 for a game against Folsom Lake, they found that Robert Bothman’s construction company used clay for ceramic pots in the pitcher’s mound. This clay does not stay firm and sinks like mud, creating a serious injury risk.

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

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

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 Baseball Crushes city college of San Francisco

De Anza Baseball Crushes city college of San Francisco

Talina Rocha, Staff Writer

March 17, 2015

The De Anza College baseball team shut out City College of San Francisco Tues. Mar. 3 in a 9-0 game. De Anza third baseman Alex Martinez started his second game on the mound and went six strong innings. Entering the first inning, the Dons put themselves on the board early. Joey Shimono, Ryan Johnson,...