San Jacinto College will serve as host for the 2016 National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Region XIV Softball Tournament April 28 – May 1.

Currently, San Jac owns an overall record of 30 – 23, and 12 – 10 conference play. Freshmen Missy Hernandez (Pasadena/Memorial HS), Katlin Kerl (Silsbee/Silsbee HS), Dani Damian (Angleton/Angleton HS), and Alexis DeLeon (Katy/Morton Ranch HS), along with sophomore catcher Gabby Gonzalez (Baytown/Sterling HS) are leading the team heading into the regional tournament. Kerl currently leads with 40 runs, 67 hits, 5 doubles, 6 home runs, and 27 RBI; Damian with 29 runs, 53 hits, 15 doubles, 4 home runs, and 28 RBI; and Gonzalez with 17 runs, 49 hits, 5 doubles, 9 home runs, and 41 RBI.

The 2016 NJCAA Region XIV Softball Tournament runs Thursday, April 28 to Sunday, May 1. All games will be played at the San Jacinto College South Campus softball field located at 13735 Beamer Road in Houston.

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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. As an Achieving the Dream Leader College, San Jacinto College is committed to the goals and aspirations of a diverse population of approximately 30,000 credit students. The College offers 186 degrees and certificates, with 46 technical programs and a university transfer division. Students benefit from a support system that maps out a pathway for success, and job training programs that are renowned for meeting the needs of growing industries in the region. San Jacinto College graduates contribute nearly $690 million each year to the Texas workforce.

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