San Jacinto College to host Grayson for 2014 home opener
02.05.2014 | By Andrea Vasquez
San Jacinto College to host Grayson for 2014 home opener Andrea Vasquez -- February 5, 2014 HOUSTON – San Jacinto College softball is entering the 2014 season full speed ahead. Last weekend, the team participated in the Galveston College Invitational, winning all five tournament games, including two wins over nationally ranked teams. Sophomore infielder Loren Donaldson (Alvin / Alvin HS), a first-team all-conference and all-region selection last season, led the team offensively, hitting .600 on the weekend, with five doubles and 6 RBI. Freshman catcher Carah Nunez (Tomball / St. Pius X HS) hit .538 with two doubles and 3 RBI, and sophomore utility Sarah Ragsdale (Orange / West Orange-Stark HS) hit .533 with two doubles and 9 RBI. Pitching was led by sophomore Karri Smith (Alvin / Alvin HS) who had two wins and one save with seven strikeouts, and freshman Bridget Stein (Brenham / Brenham HS) with two wins and seven strikeouts. After the Invitational tournament, San Jac (7-1) returned to the island for a Round Robin at Galveston College on Monday, defeating Baton Rouge Community College and Rose State College before suffering the first loss of the season to Louisiana State University- Eunice. Tuesday's Round Robin was cancelled due to weather. This Friday, Feb. 7, at 3 p.m., San Jacinto College will host its 2014 home opener against Grayson College. All softball games are played on the San Jacinto College South Campus softball field, located at 13735 Beamer Road in Houston. For more information on San Jacinto College softball, including a complete 2014 schedule and results, visit sanjacsports.com. About San Jacinto College Surrounded by monuments of history, industries and maritime enterprises of today, and the space age of tomorrow, San Jacinto College has been serving the citizens of East Harris County, Texas, for more than 50 years. The Achieving the Dream Leader College is committed to the goals and aspirations of a diverse population of 30,000 students in more than 200 degree and certificate options, including university transfer and career preparation. Students also benefit from the College's job training programs, renowned for meeting the needs of growing industries in the region. San Jacinto College graduates contribute nearly $630 million each year to the Texas workforce. San Jacinto College. Your Goals. Your College. For more information about San Jacinto College, please call 281-998-6150 or follow us on Facebook and Twitter.