Panthers’ softball remains undefeated

facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather

Superior Sun

The Superior softball team extended its season-opening winning streak to five games and remains undefeated so far this season. The Panthers defeated Salt River and Duncan last week in extending the streak.

Sophomore Ivie Lopez pitched a complete game in the 11 – 3 win over Salt River last Tuesday. Lopez allowed 4 H, 3 ER, 0 BB, and 6 K to earn the victory.

The Panthers’ offense knocked out 13 hits, including 2 homeruns and 3 doubles. Sophomores Ariana San Miguel and Gabby Salcido each homered in the game while also recording a multi-hit game. Junior Hunter Flanagan was 4-for-4 with 2 RBI against the Eagles.

Against Duncan, the Panthers’ offense continued to roll as they pounded out 10 hits, including 5 doubles, as they cruised past the Wildkats, 16 – 4. Hunter Flanagan was the winning pitcher with 5 IP, 8 H, 4 ER, 1 BB, and 7 K. Phalicitee Thomas was 2-for-2 with 2 doubles and 2 RBI. Hunter Flanagan and Ariel Alonzo each had 2 hits in the game.

The Panthers will look to extend their winning streak on the road beginning March 21 at Desert Christian followed by a game at San Carlos on March 25. Both games begin at 4:00 p.m.

Andy Luberda (245 Posts)

Andy Luberda began writing for Copper Area News Publishers (CANP) in February 2013 after working15 years in Healthcare Financial Management. Andy covers sports for eight high schools. His stories are published in the Southeast Valley Ledger, Copper Basin News, San Manuel Miner and Superior Sun. Additionally, he has written human interest stories and business profiles. In May 2012, he earned an AAS in Sports Management at Central Arizona College. Andy is currently earning a Bachelor’s degree in Communications from ASU’s Hugh Downs School of Communication. Andy is scheduled to complete his degree December 2014. He was born and raised in Des Plaines, Ill. In 1992, he relocated to Arizona. After a short return to Des Plaines in 1997, he returned to the Phoenix area two years later. He and his wife, Kelli, have three sons – AJ, Kyle, and Kade.


facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather
facebooktwitterby feather

Comments are closed.

  • Stories Just Posted

    Cowboys, ranchers to be honored at two events

    October 29th, 2014
    by

    Superior Chamber of Commerce will host La Noche de Vaquero, Night of the Cowboy on Saturday Nov.


    Saturday Arboretum Workshop: ‘Gardening for Winter Visitors’

    October 29th, 2014
    by

    Many volunteers with Pinal County’s Superstition Mountain Master Gardeners group have lived in Northern states and even Canada.


    Join SASO for an international music adventure; ‘14-15 season tickets now on sale

    October 29th, 2014
    by

    TUCSON, AZ – Music is truly the international language. In the 2014-2015 season, the Southern Arizona Symphony Orchestra features music that spans 14 countries with guest artists from around the globe.


    Bullion Plaza is Miami’s cultural destination

    October 29th, 2014
    by

    Pinal Nugget On the west end of Miami, Ariz. stands an old school building. It’s large pillars and architectural design are a true testament to a time of ethnicity and


  • Stories Just For You

    Fire Prevention Week at Superior Fire

    October 29th, 2014
    by

    The Superior Fire Department held their annual open house in conjunction with fire safety month.


    Rotary hosts Students of the Month

    October 29th, 2014
    by

    Superior Sun The Superior Rotarians have been busy this month, donating to the JFK Elementary third grade students a dictionary to assist them with their school work, working on having


    Panthers light up scoreboard in playoff win

    October 29th, 2014
    by

    Superior Sun The ninth-ranked Panthers fell behind early in their first playoff game appearance since 2011, trailing eighth-ranked Glendale Prep by two touchdowns in the first quarter.


    Superior Optimists get ‘witchy’ in preparation for Miracle on Main St.

    October 29th, 2014
    by

    The Superior Optimist Club held its second annual Halloween Brunch at the Gold Canyon Golf Resort.


  • Facebook

  • [Advertisement.]
  • Arizona Headlines & Current Weather

  • Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin