Rocky start

Softball season starts 2-4 By James Paxson, Sports Editor The Schoolcraft women’s softball team started the 2017 season with some ups and downs so far. The Ocelots are 2-4 in their first six games of the season, including getting shutout three of the first six games. The early season looks unsteady, but Coach Linares is…

Setting the bar high

First year softball coach on track to make program thrive BY MADDIE DARLING EDITORIAL INTERN With the start of the spring sports season came the introduction of a brand new sport into the Athletics program: Women’s Softball. Selected to lead the newly created program is head softball coach, Rey Linares. Linares spent most of the…

Hard fought battle

Softball goes 1-3 during conference play By Maddie Darling, Editorial intern Schoolcraft was set to make their home debut on March 26 against the defending conference champs of Macomb Community College but Mother Nature had other plans. Heavy rains last week kept Ocelots from taking to the field and the doubleheader was moved to Macomb’s fields…

Ahead in the count

Informal meet and greet gives baseball and softball coaches opportunity to meet interested players BY NICK MISIAK AND NATALIE SHIRVANIAN SPORTS EDITOR AND STAFF WRITER The newly formed Schoolcraft Baseball and Softball programs recently held their first meetings open to students interested in potentially joining the programs. The meetings gave an opportunity for the coaches…

Diamond Gems

FAY AND LINARES GO TO BAT FOR NEW BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL PROGRAMS BY ELAINE GEROU AND NICK MISIAK MANAGING EDITOR AND SPORTS EDITOR Since the announcement of the creation of a baseball and softball program at Schoolcraft, a search has been on for the right coaches to step in and begin piecing together teams. That…