The Cal State San Bernardino softball team is headed to the postseason for just the second time.
The Coyotes (37-17, 27-13) are the No. 2 seed for the CCAA softball tournament which begins on Friday at Arnaiz Stadium in Stockton. They play No. 3 seed Humboldt State (34-12, 22-11) at 5:30 p.m. in the double elimination event.
The 3 p.m. game on Friday pits top seed Cal State Monterey Bay (42-9, 30-8) against No. 4 Chico State (35-14, 25-13).
The Coyotes went 6-6 against the teams in tournament but did win three of four against Humboldt State.
The Coyotes are led by senior pitcher Cassandra Williams (22-10, 1.54), this week’s CCAA Pitcher of the Week. The Apple Valley native has shattered most of the school’s pitching records.
The offense is led by junior catcher Jessica Brown (.373, 12 HRs, 47 RBIs), a graduate of Alta Loma High School
Senior Damani Brown of Cal Poly Poly Pomona has been named California Collegiate Athletic Association Field Athlete of the Week.
The Broncos standout finished first in the javelin with a distance of 62.42 meters at the Redlands Invitational on Friday.
His toss places him sixth on the NCAA provisional qualifying list.
Senior Calene Morris of Cal Poly Pomona has been named California Collegiate Athletic Association Women’s Track Athlete of the Week for her showing at the Occidental College Distance Carnival.
The Torrance, Calif. native set a personal record in the 5,000-meter run finishing 11th out of 156 runners with a time of 17:03.53, earning an NCAA provisional mark. She moves into fourth of Cal Poly Pomona’s All-Time list in the event.
Morris has set two personal records already this season with the other one coming at the Rossi Relays back in February when she ran the 3,000-meter run in 10:10.41.
The Broncos return to the track this weekend as they compete at the University of the Redlands Invite.