Tag: Baseball

Sports / by Rigo Carbajal -

Valencia vs. West Ranch Baseball

The Valencia Vikings varsity baseball team defeated the West Ranch Wildcats 8-1 in their eighth foothill league game on Friday. The visiting Wildcats struggled to gain offensive momentum due to…

News / by Tigran Martirosyan -

A pair of unexpected acts

At one point or another, we’ve all lost something that is valuable to us, and if we’re lucky, we find a way to replace it. For 13 year-old Hunter Ventress, that valuable something was a brand new baseball glove.

Sports / by Cougar News Staff -

From Mannywood to Podsednik-Ville?

The Los Angeles Dodgers and Chicago White Sox agreed on a waivers claim that will send Ramirez, his dreadlocks and his 554 career homeruns to Chicago for the remainder of the season. Ryan Foote examines the move, what it means for the Dodgers, and explains why the bitter divorce is actually a good thing for the struggling organization.

Sports / by Cory Rubin, Staff Writer -

Cougars Ground Owls

The Cougar bats came alive Saturday as they destroyed the Citrus Owls 19 to 8 in a battle for first in the Western State Conference.
COC started the game off with a bang, hitting four homeruns and scoring eleven runs in the first two innings alone. Cougar Center Fielder Cal Vogelsang added two more homeruns with a grand slam in the bottom of the third inning and another solo shot in the bottom of the seventh.

Sports / by Brian Lewis, Staff Contributor -

COC Baseball Captures First Conference Win

Ben Nicewicz pitched four no-hit innings, and Cal Vogelsang hit a game-clinching homerun as the College of the Canyons Cougars ended a three-game losing streak with a 5-2 win over L.A. Valley College on Tuesday at COC.

Nicewicz replaced starter Devon Ramirez in the sixth inning, and allowed only two base runners, one on an error in the sixth inning and another on a seventh inning walk, while striking out four. Ramirez (2-0) held on for the win for the Cougars…