OHS to dedicate Softball Field to Daisy Tatum

Daisy Tatum, headshot.When Saturday, February 22, 2014 9am - 9:30am Agenda 9:00: Presentation of the Colors, OHS ROTC Pledge of Allegiance, OHS Softball Team Captains Welcome, Eric Riegert Ed.D. OHS Principal Title IX Speech OHS Softball Board and Cabinet Comments Daisy Tatum Acceptance Ceremonial First Pitch   9:30: Closing  

Player to Watch: Hayley Chamberlain

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Hayley Chamberlain is Camarillo’s version of New York Yankees legend Derek Jeter. Chamberlain has occupied the starting shortstop position all four seasons for the Scorpions. A University of Houston commit, Chamberlain is a versatile slugger. She has a batting average of .444 with 18 runs, 16 hits and eight RBI. “I’m starting to get nervous […]

Scorpions hope to rekindle magic of 2011

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The Camarillo High softball team features the perfect mix of veterans and up-and-coming players. Seniors Hayley Chamberlain and Shelbie Franc are the only remaining Scorpions from the Camarillo squad that won the CIF-Southern Section Division 2 title in 2011. Franc, a four-year starting second baseman, said this year’s team is capable of winning a section […]

Scorpions ready to bring the sting

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Camarillo High baseball inelder Chris McKee makes a leaping catch for an out during a game against Calabasas, whichfired head coach and former Cincinnati Reds World Series championship pitcher Rob Dibble earlier this week. The Scorpions entered Thursday’s game against Hueneme, 6-6 overall, 3-2 in the Pacific View League. They play Sat., April 6 against […]

Spartan softball team tries to bounce back

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Despite a 1-10 start, the Rio Mesa High softball team is optimistic about turning this season around. “We have a motto here,” Spartan head coach John Velasquez said, “and that’s, ‘Play hard, finish strong.’ That’s exactly what we have to do. We can’t hang our heads over what happened during non-league. Now it’s league season, […]

Player to Watch: Sabrina Garcia

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Sabrina Garcia is a beast at the plate. The senior shortstop has hammered two home runs. “She has a very powerful swing,” Rio Mesa head coach John Velasquez said. “You have to see the home runs to believe it. She crushed both of her home runs. “Sabrina is tough as nails. There isn’t anything she […]

Scorpion softball standout bound for Cal State Monterey Bay on a scholarship

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Bianca Noriega’s biggest thrill in high school was helping Camarillo High win the CIFSouthern Section Division 2 softball championship in 2011. Now, the Scorpion outfielder and right-handed pitcher is ready to produce blissful softball memories at the collegiate level. Noriega will take her powerful bat and rocket arm to Cal State Monterey Bay this fall. […]

Shadinger leaves a lasting legacy at ACHS

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Sarah Shadinger is on the Oregon Trail. An Oregon State commit since her sophomore year, Shadinger recently completed an epic fouryear run with the Camarillo High softball team. She’s bound for Corvallis, Ore., which in Latin translates to “heart of the valley.” It’s only fitting that a player with a big heart and a big […]

Star’s Girls Softball Players of the Year: Sarah Shadinger

SARAH SHADINGERCAMARILLO The 5-foot-11 senior pitcher capped her career with another quality season in the circle. Shadinger finished 20-4 with a 0.20 ERA and 188 strikeouts as Camarillo captured a share of the Pacific View League title. At the plate, Shadinger batted .375 with seven doubles and four home runs. She was named the Pacific […]