Softball

Softball eliminated from NWAC playoffs

By Clackamas Print / May 23, 2018

Clackamas Community College added Softball in 1986. Since their inception, the program has only missed the playoffs three times. This year’s Clackamas squad was the 29th team in program history to make the NWAC playoffs, but failed to bring home any hardware. “It was a great learning experience for our freshmen,” Head Coach Jessica Buel…

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Softball makes playoffs for 29th time

By Jacob Thompson / May 16, 2018

Clackamas Community College’s softball team qualified for the Northwest Athletic Conference playoffs in Spokane this weekend after a 23-19 season. Going into the first round as the No. 12 seed, the Cougars will play the five seed Bellevue Community College (32-13 overall) on Friday, but the Cougars aren’t worried about the Bulldogs regular season record.…

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Munson breaks CCC softball single season home run record

By Jacob Thompson / May 8, 2018

Freshman catcher Natalie Munson made Clackamas Community College softball history Friday when she hit home run No. 17  of the season, passing third baseman Kylie Gonzales (16 HRs in 2016) for the single season home run record. Munson wasn’t known as a HR hitter during her career at Westview High School, hitting four HRs in…

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Softball battles for playoff spot

By Jacob Thompson / April 27, 2018

After a 1-3 finish in a round-robin tournament versus Treasure Valley Community College and North Idaho College, Clackamas Community College’s softball team moves to 13-15 overall and 7-7 in the South Region. Despite the rough weekend, the Cougars are currently ranked No. 15 in the rating percentage index, which would qualify them for the NWAC…

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Cougars take the field

By Clackamas Print / February 27, 2018

Story and photo by Jonathan Sanchez The Clackamas Print A bit of cold weather to start the season isn’t going to deter the Clackamas Community College softball team. The team is already hard at work preparing for the upcoming season. After finishing last season 30-9, the team looks to come back stronger than ever. Jessica…

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Softball pounces opponents

By Doug Fry / May 17, 2017

CLACKAMAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE HAS AVERAGED 9.89 RUNS PER GAME OVER THEIR LAST NINE By Doug Fry Cougars’ softball is in the process of peaking as the regular season came to an end on Friday May 12. In Jessica Buel’s tenth season as head coach, she has the same goal in sight for her team, a…

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Softball looks to reign the NWAC

By Sam Weston / February 28, 2017

  By Sam Weston As the rain-drenched fields slowly dry, the Cougars women’s softball players are lacing up and getting into the season. This year’s workouts are in full swing. The sophomore-heavy squad looks to return to the top in this upcoming season to claim the title at this year’s NWAC tournament. Placing fourth last…

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Learn the playbook

By Clackamas Print / September 29, 2015

After settling into the new place and attending new student orientation, it’s time to get ready for sports at Clackamas Community College. Any students who love cheering on their school will be able to find opportuni- ties at CCC. As part of the Northwest Athletic Conference (NWAC), CCC is one of the biggest sports schools…

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Cougars steal third at NWACs

By Clackamas Print / May 20, 2015

For the second year in a row the Clackamas Cougars softball team was eliminated by the Mt. Hood Saints in the NWAC Championship tournament. The Cougars ended the season on a hot streak, winning 10 of their last 11 games, en route to capturing the South Region title. The strong finish and region crown earned…

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Softball looks to build off last season’s success

By Jack Spencer / April 15, 2015

It’s spring time in Oregon, and we all know what that means. Unpredictable weather, a nasty case of allergies, and of course Clackamas Community College softball. This year the Cougars look to build off of a second place finish at the NWAC tournament last season. The Clackamas Print exchanged emails with the head coach of…

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