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Liveblog: Softball vs Saratoga High School

May 7, 2014

Matadors lose to Saratoga Falcons. Due to a technical error, comments from the first two innings and the top of the third inning were erased from the live blog. The next home game is against Los...

Softball: Second inning home run not enough to win senior night

May 11, 2013

After many seniors graduated and players transferred following the 2011-2012 season, the softball team rebuilt this year to finish its season 3-9. Having been defeated 1-5 in a previous away game against...

Girls softball: Weak offense in first league game leads to no-hitter

Girls softball: Weak offense in first league game leads to no-hitter
March 13, 2013

Varsity softball team struggles to unite and continues five-game losing streak Weakened after losing strong offensive players to graduation, the young softball team struggled in its first league game...

Girls softball: Initial gap in score leads to loss for Matadors

Girls softball: Initial gap in score leads to loss for Matadors
May 4, 2012

Despite defeating Los Gatos High School at their April 28 game, the varsity softball home game against the Wildcats ended in defeat on May 1. After a brief lead during the start of the game, the score...

Girls softball: Strong defense holds off Mustangs 4-2

Girls softball: Strong defense holds off Mustangs 4-2
April 29, 2012

On April 26, the Matadors played against the Mustangs, the second-highest ranked team in the De Anza softball league and won 4-2. Carrying over strong defense from their April 24 game against Palo...

Girls softball: Walkoff hit leads to 1-0 win over Palo Alto

Girls softball: Walkoff hit leads to 1-0 win over Palo Alto
April 25, 2012

At the end of the seventh inning, the score was still scoreless. Stellar defensive plays by the Matadors kept the Palo Alto High School Vikings from scoring any runs, yet the girls were unable to put themselves...

Girls softball: Late turnaround unable to earn victory

Girls softball: Late turnaround unable to earn victory
April 7, 2012

Despite consistent pitching and solid hits, girls softball could not overtake the lead the Santa Clara High School Bruins accumulated in the first inning. The Matadors had all bases loaded several...

Girls softball: Late Wilcox run in the 6th leads to 2-3 loss

Girls softball: Late Wilcox run in the 6th leads to 2-3 loss
March 27, 2012

The ending score was tied up for most of the game between the Matadors and the Wilcox Chargers. In the last inning, the Matadors had a lead-off hit by senior Clarissa Wells with the top of the order...

Fastballing past the Rams

Fastballing past the Rams
March 26, 2010

Varsity girl's softball defeats Willow Glen 4-3 On March 24, the girls varsity softball team faced off against the Willow Glen High School Rams in their second game of the season, defeating them in...

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