CENTRAL VALLEY CONFERENCE SOFTBALL REPORT / MAR. 5, 2019
CONTACT: CHRIS RUIZ, SPORTS INFORMATION SERVICES, firstname.lastname@example.org
Previous Results/Schedule – http://centralvalleyconference.com/sports/sball/2018-19/schedule
Last week's CVC results:
Merced 18, Cerro Coso 3 (5 inn)
Merced 19, Cerro Coso 5 (5 inn)
This Week's CVC Schedule:
West Hills Coalinga at Reedley (DH)
Taft at Merced (DH)
Cerro Coso at Porterville (DH)
Fresno City at Merced
Cerro Coso at West Hills Coalinga
Porterville at Taft
Reedley at Sequoias
Fresno City at Sequoias (DH)
Merced at West Hills Coalinga
Standings – http://centralvalleyconference.com/sports/sball/2018-19/standings
Reedley at 13-2 is off to the best start among Central Valley Conference teams. Last week, Merced and Cerro Coso got off to conference play early as the Blue Devils took the doubleheader to move to 2-0 in the CVC.
CVC Softball Featured Athlete: Chelsea Ramos, Porterville College
Returning All-American Chelsea Ramos (Porterville, CA/Monache HS) is off to another fantastic season for the Porterville Pirates. Last year, Ramos hit .564 with a .630 on base percentage and 1.051 slugging percentage. In just 12 games this season, Ramos has collected 22 hits, including 12 doubles, a triple, and 4 home runs. She's hitting .537 with an even better 1.171 slugging percentage. Ramos struck out just six times over 117 at bats in 2018 and has K'd just once in 41 official trips to the plate so far this season.
In a March 1 doubleheader at Hartnell College, Ramos went a perfect 7 for 7 over the two games with 4 doubles, a home run, and 4 RBI. She also walked twice and scored 7 runs.