2016 EL CAMINO COLLEGE SOFTBALL
April 23, 2016
Warriors Fall Short against Cypress
TORRANCE, Calif. – Freshmen Haley Reed and Kammy Fisher both went 2-for-3 with a run scored, but the Warriors (25-13) fell 7-2 to Cypress (34-5) on Saturday.
Fisher and freshman Taylor Richter both earned doubles for ECC, while freshmen Kattya Calderon and Vanessa Gutierrez counted the team’s two RBI.
Freshman Natalie Francis (16-8) was charged with the loss after throwing one complete inning, allowing three hits and two runs.
Softball hosts Saddleback in a non-conference make-up matchup on Monday, Apr. 25 at 3 p.m.
April 19, 2016
Warriors Take Series from Pasadena City with 7-2 Win
TORRANCE, Calif. – Freshman Natalie Francis earned her second-straight complete-game victory in the Warriors’ (24-12, 13-6) 7-2 win over Pasadena City (20-17, 9-10) to take the series on Tuesday.
Francis scattered seven hits, allowing only one earned run.
Offensively, freshman Raelani Camez and Taylor Richter both posted multi-hit games with Richter also adding two runs and two RBI with a home run.
Softball returns to action at Mt. San Antonio on Thursday, Apr. 21 at 3 p.m.
April 14, 2016
Big Sixth Inning Lifts Warriors over Vikings, 7-3
TORRANCE, Calif. – A pair of RBI doubles to score three started the five-run sixth inning to lift the Warriors (23-12, 12-6) to a 7-3 victory over Long Beach City (19-17, 9-8) on Thursday.
Freshmen Kammy Fisher and Kassandra Hernandez counted the RBI-doubles, while freshman Brigid Antonelli earned her second hit of the game in the sixth on a RBI-single through the left side.
In the circle, freshman Natalie Francis earned her 13th win of the season (13-6), throwing the complete game and facing 31 batters.
The Warriors return to action on Tuesday, Apr. 19, hosting Pasadena City at 3 p.m.
April 5, 2016
Warriors Earn 20th Win of Season over Conference Leader, Cerritos
TORRANCE, Calif. – Freshman Raelani Camez went 3-for-4 with an in-the-park home run in the Warriors’ (20-11, 10-5) 7-5 victory over SCC-leading Cerritos (23-9, 11-4) on Tuesday afternoon.
Camez counted two runs and two RBI with three stolen bases. Freshman Haley Reed tallied a triple in her 2-for-3 performance with a run and two RBI.
Freshman Natalie Francis earned her 11th win of the season, throwing 6.0 innings, while freshman Brooke Sarro tallied her first save of the season.
Softball heads to LA Pierce for a mid-week non-conference matchup on Wednesday, Apr. 6 at 3 p.m.
April 1, 2016
Warriors Run Rule Roadrunners in Non-Conference Matchup
TORRANCE, Calif. – Freshmen Raelani Camez, Kammy Fisher, and Haley Reed both tallied three hits each in the softball team’s (19-11) 9-1 victory in six innings over Rio Hondo (11-19) on Friday.
Camez went 3-for-4 with two RBI and three runs, while Fisher earned a run and a RBI. Reed added a RBI.
Freshman Natalie Francis earned her 10th win of the season, throwing the complete game with two strikeouts and scattering five hits.
The softball team resumes conference play against Cerritos on Tuesday, Apr. 5 at 3 p.m.
March 29, 2016
Big Sixth Inning Lifts Warriors over Mounties
TORRANCE, Calif. – Freshman Maleigha Quintero counted a two-RBI triple before scoring a run in the softball team’s three-run sixth inning, lifting the Warriors (17-11, 8-5) to a 9-7 victory over Mt. San Antonio (21-3, 10-2) on Tuesday.
Quintero went 2-for-4 with two runs scored and five RBI, while freshman Raelani Camez went 3-for-4 with three runs and a stolen base.
Sophomore Cassandra Vasquez (2-0) earned the win, throwing 0.1 innings, while freshman Natalie Francis earned her first save after re-entering the game in the final inning.
Softball continues its homestand, hosting El Camino-Compton Center on Thursday, Mar. 31 at 3 p.m.
March 22, 2016
Softball Upended by Long Beach City
LONG BEACH, Calif. – Freshman Kammy Fisher nailed a two-RBI homer to center field, but the Warriors (16-10, 7-4) were upended by Long Beach City (13-12, 5-6), 7-2, on Tuesday.
Freshman Natalie Francis (9-5) was charged with the loss after throwing 2.1 innings with freshman Haley Reed completing the game.
Softball stays on the road at Pasadena City on Thursday, Mar. 24 at 2 p.m.
March 19, 2016
Softball Snaps Palomar’s 18-Game Win Streak
TORRANCE, Calif. – Freshman Kammy Fisher knocked in the go-ahead run in the second inning with a RBI-double down the left field line to boost the Warriors (16-9) to a 1-0 victory over Palomar (18-2) on Saturday, snapping the Comets’ 18-game win streak.
Freshman Maleigha Quintero set the table with a one-out double to right center, advancing to third on a balk before Fisher hit her full-count double.
Freshman Natalie Francis (9-4) earned her second-straight complete-game shutout, throwing a two-hitter with a strikeout.
Softball heads to Long Beach City next on Tuesday, Mar. 22. First pitch is scheduled for 3 p.m.
March 17, 2016
Francis Throws Complete Game Shutout against East LA
TORRANCE, Calif. – Freshman Natalie Francis threw her second shutout of the season to lead the Warriors (15-9, 7-3) to a 8-0 victory in five innings over East LA (6-15, 2-8) on Thursday afternoon.
Francis (8-4) threw a three-hitter, allowing only four base runners, in the win.
Offensively, freshmen Brigid Antonelli and Taylor Richter both went 3-for-3 at the plate with two runs and two RBI each. Antonelli earned one double, while Richter counted a pair of doubles.
Softball stays at home to host Palomar on Saturday, Mar. 19 at 12 p.m.
March 15, 2016
Softball Rebounds with 11-7 Victory over LA Harbor
TORRANCE, Calif. – Despite falling behind 4-0 early, the Warriors (14-9, 6-3) battled back to defeat LA Harbor (6-14, 3-6) 11-7 on Tuesday afternoon.
Freshman Brooke Sarro (5-1) earned the win in the circle for the Warriors, throwing 3.2 innings in relief and striking out four. Freshman Haley Reed earned her first save of the season, pitching two scoreless innings.
At the plate, freshman Vanessa Gutierrez went a perfect 3-for-3, including a two-RBI double, adding a run. Three other teammates had two-hit performances, while freshmen Brigid Antonelli and Taylor Richter both earned a pair of RBI.
Softball continues its home stand, hosting East LA on Thursday, Mar. 17 at 3 p.m.
March 10, 2016
Softball’s Comeback Falls Short at Cerritos
CERRITOS, Calif. – Freshman Raelani Camez (Lakewood HS) went 3-for-5 with two RBI and a run, but the Warriors (13-8, 5-3) fell 11-8 at Cerritos (17-5, 7-1) on Thursday.
Freshmen Haley Reed, Taylor Richter, and Kammy Fisher all tallied a pair of hits and RBI at the plate. And freshman Brooke Sarro (4-1) was the pitcher of record, throwing 1.2 innings in relief.
The softball team stays on the road at Ventura on Monday, Mar. 14 at 2 p.m.
March 8, 2016
Warriors Top Tartars in Five Innings
COMPTON, Calif. – Freshman Haley Reed (Redondo Union HS) knocked a three-RBI single to score the first of the Warriors’ 10 first inning runs in five inning 10-0 rout of ECC-Compton (0-14, 0-7) on Tuesday.
Freshmen Taylor Richter (San Pedro HS) and Brigid Antonelli (Redondo Union HS) both recorded multi-hit games for the Warriors (13-7, 5-2) with Antonelli scoring a run and counting a RBI.
In the circle, freshman Brooke Sarro (West Torrance HS) improved to 4-0 on the season, throwing the complete game. Sarro only allowed two hits, while striking out a pair on 17 batters faced.
Softball continues conference play on the road at Cerritos on Thursday, Mar. 10 at 3 p.m.
March 1, 2016
Softball Capitalizes on Five Pasadena Errors in Run Rule Victory
TORRANCE, Calif. – Freshman Raelani Camez (Lakewood HS) hit a two-run in the park home run, adding to Pasadena City’s (8-7, 2-2) five errors, as the Warriors (10-6, 4-1) extended its winning streak to four in a 9-1 rout in five innings.
Freshman Vanessa Gutierrez (Fountain Valley HS) tallied a triple, while freshmen Taylor Richter (San Pedro HS) and Kammy Fisher (Redondo Union HS) both earned doubles in the team’s nine total hits. Both Richter and Fisher also posted multi-hit games.
Freshman Natalie Francis (West Torrance HS) earned the four-hit complete-game win, striking out three, and only throwing 58 pitches.
The softball team goes on an extended road trip next, facing Mt. San Antonio first on Thursday, Mar. 3 at 3 p.m.
February 25, 2016
Big Fifth Inning Lifts Softball over Long Beach City
TORRANCE, Calif. – While holding a slim one-run lead, five runs in the fifth inning lifted the Warriors (9-6, 3-1) to an 11-5 victory over Long Beach City (6-7, 2-2) on Thursday.
On the game, freshman Brigid Antonelli (Redondo Union HS) went 2-for-4 with two RBI and scoring three runs. Freshman Haley Reed (Redondo Union HS) also had a two-hit performance with three RBI, and freshman Raelani Camez (Lakewood HS) went 2-for-5 at the plate with two RBI and two runs.
In the circle, freshman Natalie Francis (West Torrance HS) threw the complete game to improve her record to 6-3 on the season.
The softball team returns to action on Tuesday, Mar. 1 against Pasadena City at home at 3 p.m.
February 23, 2016
Softball Earns 4-1 Victory over East LA
MONTEREY PARK, Calif. – Freshman Kammy Fisher (Redondo Union) led all batters with three hits in the Warriors’ (8-6, 2-1) 4-1 victory over East LA (1-6, 0-2) on Tuesday afternoon.
Fisher went 3-for-4 from the plate with a double, while freshman Maleigha Quintero (El Segundo HS) earned the team’s only other extra-base hit with a RBI-double.
Freshman Natalie Francis (West Torrance HS) earned the complete-game win with the lone run scoring unearned. Francis’ record is now 5-3 on the season.
The softball team returns home to host Long Beach City on Thursday, Feb. 25 at 3 p.m.
February 22, 2016
Softball Games Rescheduled
TORRANCE, Calif. – The softball team (7-6, 1-0) will make up the postponed games against Palomar and Saddleback in the coming months. The Warriors will host Palomar on Saturday, Mar. 19 at 12 p.m. and Saddleback on Monday, Apr. 25 at 3 p.m.
The softball team returns to action at East LA on Tuesday, Feb. 23 at 3 p.m.
February 19, 2016
Softball Rebounds with 8-0 Victory at LA Harbor
WILMINGTON, Calif. – The softball team (7-6, 1-1) evened its conference record with a 8-0 victory in five innings over LA Harbor (2-6, 0-1) on Friday afternoon.
Freshmen Raelani Camez (Lakewood HS), Brigid Antonelli (Redondo Union HS), and Maleigha Quintero (El Segundo HS) all recorded multi-hit performances with a pair of hits each. Quintero also counted a pair of RBI and a run, while Antonelli added a run and RBI.
Freshmen Kammy Fisher (Redondo Union HS) and Kattya Calderon (Ripon HS) each drew a couple of walks and posted 1-for-1 outings with Fisher scoring two runs and Calderon adding one.
In the circle, freshman Natalie Francis (West Torrance HS) earned the complete game shutout, improving her record to 5-3.
Due to field conditions the upcoming games against Palomar and Saddleback will be rescheduled. The softball team will resume competition at East LA on Tuesday, Feb. 23 at 3 p.m.
February 16, 2016
Softball Falls to Cerritos in South Coast Conference Opener
TORRANCE, Calif. – Six errors hurt the softball team (6-6) with only seven of Cerritos’ (8-3) runs counted as earned in the 19-3 Warrior loss on Tuesday to open South Coast Conference play.
Freshman Rae Camez (Lakewood HS) earned the lone multi-hit performance for the team, batting 2-for-3 with a RBI.
Freshman Natalie Francis (West Torrance HS) was charged with the loss after throwing 1.1 innings with eight runs scored, four earned. The loss drops her record to 4-3 on the season.
Softball returns to action on Thursday, Feb. 18, hosting LA Harbor at 3 p.m.
February 13, 2016
Softball Drops Three Contests on the Road
GLENDORA & SANTA CLARITA, Calif. – The Warriors (6-5) dropped their last three contests on the road, falling at Citrus (1-4), 13-7, on Thursday before back-to-back losses at College of the Canyons (6-4), 10-0 in five innings and against Fullerton College (3-4), 9-1, in six innings on Friday.
Against Citrus, freshmen Maleigha Quintero (El Segundo HS) was the lone Warrior to post a multi-hit performance, going 2-for-4 with a run. Freshman Natalie Francis (West Torrance HS) recorded the loss in the circle for the team after throwing 2.2 innings and facing 19 batters. Her record now is 4-2.
On Friday, the bats were unable to get going with freshman Brigid Antonelli (Redondo Union HS) marking the only player to get on base. Freshman Haley Reed (Redondo Union HS) was the pitcher of record (0-1), pitching two full innings.
Softball opens South Coast Conference play on Tuesday, Feb. 16 at 3 p.m. The Warriors play host to Cerritos.
February 9, 2016
Softball Splits Tuesday's Doubleheader
TORRANCE, Calif. – Despite a dominant 10-1 win in five innings over Orange Coast (1-3) to start the day, the Warriors (6-2) were unable to sweep the day, falling to undefeated Santa Barbara City College (5-0), 4-1, in six innings on Tuesday. The game was called due to daylight.
Against the Pirates, freshman Maleigha Quintero (El Segundo) went 2-for-2 with two runs, two RBI, and drew a walk. She was the only player in the game to earn an extra-base hit. Quintero and freshman Brigid Antonelli (Redondo Union HS) both recorded multi-hit games against the Vaqueros.
Freshman Natalie Francis (West Torrance HS) was the pitcher of record in both games with her record now 4-1. Francis threw three innings in the first game, allowing only two hits and fanning one on 12 batters faced. Against the Vaqueros, Francis threw five full innings, giving up all four runs but with only two earned.
Softball heads back on the road, facing Citrus College on Thursday, Feb. 11 at 2:30 p.m.
February 5, 2016
Softball Sweeps Friday with wins over Grossmont and College of the Desert
TORRANCE, Calif. – Freshman Kammy Fisher (Redondo Union HS) went nearly perfect at the plate, earning five hits on six attempts, to lead the Warriors (5-1) to victories over Grossmont College (4-1) and College of the Desert (0-4) on Friday. ECC defeated the Griffins, 6-4, and shut out the Roadrunners, 5-0.
Fisher went 3-for-3 with a RBI against the Griffins, while batting 2-for-3 against the Roadrunners with a double, two RBI and a run.
Freshmen Maleigha Quintero (El Segundo HS) and Taylor Richter (San Pedro HS) both posted two-hit games in the day's opener, counting two RBI and a run each.
Freshman pitcher Natalie Francis (West Torrance HS) earned her third win of the season in the circle, throwing the complete game against Grossmont. She faced 33 batters, striking out a pair, and gave up three earned runs.
Against College of the Desert, freshman Brooke Sarro (West Torrance HS) was the pitcher of record, earning her second victory of the season on four innings of work. She scattered a pair of hits and struck out one on 14 batters faced. Sarro also went 2-for-3 against COD with an RBI-double and a run.
Softball hosts Orange Coast and Santa Barbara City on Tuesday, Feb. 9 beginning at 10 a.m.
February 3, 2016
Quintero Leads Warriors to Late Five-Run Rally at Cypress
CYPRESS, Calif. – Freshman Maleigha Quintero (El Segundo HS) hit a one-out triple to score two before scoring the go-ahead run in the top of the seventh to propel the Warriors (3-1) to a 6-5 victory at Cypress (0-1) on Wednesday.
On the day, Quintero went 3-for-4. Freshman Taylor Richter (San Pedro HS) counted the team's only other extra base hit with a double in her first at-bat in the opening inning.
ECC faced its final three outs trailing the Chargers 5-1. After a quick fly out, Cypress pitcher Taylor Pierce walked the next three batters, setting the table for Quintero's two-RBI triple to right field. Richter counted the first run of the rally, scoring on an error by Amanda Toledo, followed by freshmen Brigid Antonelli (Redondo Union HS) and Raelani Camez (Lakewood HS).
Another walk followed by a strikeout brought freshman Kammy Fisher (Redondo Union HS) to the plate, facing two outs with two runners in scoring position. Fisher counted her second hit of the day, knocking the game-winning two-RBI single to right field.
Freshman Natalie Francis (West Torrance HS) picked up the complete-game win in the circle to improve to 2-0 on the season.
Softball completes the week at home hosting Grossmont College and College of the Desert on Friday, Feb. 5. Competition begins at 10 a.m.
February 2, 2016
Softball Rebounds with 12-4 Win over Golden West
TORRANCE, Calif. – Freshman Raelani Camez (Lakewood HS) went 3-for-4 at the plate, including a walk-off solo homer, as the Warriors (2-1) defeated Golden West (0-3) 12-4 in five innings on Tuesday in the ECC home opener.
After allowing all four runs in the first inning, ECC shut out the rustlers, allowing only a pair of hits. Freshmen Brigid Antonelli (Redondo Union HS) and Kattya Calderon (Ripon HS) both earned multi-hit games with two each with Antonelli counting three runs.
In the circle, freshman Brooke Sarro (West Torrance HS) earned her first win of the season, throwing 3.1 innings and scattering three hits on 14 batters faced.
Softball returns to action on Wednesday, Feb. 3 at Cypress College at 2:30 p.m.