Lady Cougars sweep Glendale in their second doubleheader of the week

by Tanner Nava 0

Following a tough loss against against Citrus College on Monday, the No. 10 ranked Cougars Softball team bounced back on their feet on dominating performance against Glendale College.

COC was down 2-0 in the top of first inning after pitcher Alexis Ramirez gave up two base hits as well as a walk.

The fast start by Glendale didn’t faze the Cougars when freshman Micayla Aguilar hit an RBI double in the bottom of the first to tie the game at 2-2. First basemen Sienna Vannoy would then put the Cougars up 3-2 when she whacked an RBI double two batters later.

The Cougars kept the rally going in the second inning and stretched their lead to 6-2 following hits from Azmarheen Anderson and Danielle Chatman.

Aguilar would later crush a 3-run homerun to put the cougars up 14-3 after three innnings. The Umpire called the mercy rule after the Cougars added five more runs to bring the lead to 19-3.

Game 2 was more of the same when the Cougars took a 2-0 lead in the bottom of the first inning from Vannoy and Aguilar both got another RBI.

Glendale made things interesting when they scored two runs in the top of the fourth to bring them within a run.

The Cougars would stifle Glendale’s comeback run when Chatman, Aguilar, and Heidi all drove in runs to put the cougars up 9-2 in the bottom of the fifth.

Vannoy would put the exclamation on the sweep when she hit a two-run homer to end the game 11-2.

The win brought the Cougars to 20-5-1 overall. They will travel to Allan Hancock College on Thursday for their next game.

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