The American River Current

Softball hosts alumni game to prepare for the upcoming season

Ed Gebing and Ed Gebing

September 28, 2013

Behind the leadership of returning players the American River College women’s softball team, who finished last season with a 25-13 record, got back into the swing of things taking on former players in an exhibition game on Sept. 26. The game was more for fun with no official score being kept and...

Hitting comes naturally to Jimenez

Giselle Jiminez, No. 22 on ARC’s Softball team leads the state in batting average, homeruns and RBI’s. (Photo by Emily K. Rabasto)

Ed Gebing and Ed Gebing

March 13, 2013

Stepping into the batter’s box, the softball player evens out the dirt and covers some of the front line to edge closer to the pitcher, who stares in at the catcher to get the sign. The pitcher shakes off a few signs, then decides. In comes the pitch, she swings and connects with the ball, sending...

Hitting woes come into focus after defeat

Ed Gebing and Ed Gebing

March 12, 2013

The American River College softball team has been shut out in the past two games. Lack of consistency in the hitting rotation led to their loss against division rival Sacramento City College March 12. The American River College women’s softball team (15-4) played host to arch rival Sacramento City Col...

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