The Orion

Wildcats avoid sweep against UC San Diego

Freshman pitcher Haley Gilham launches the ball at the Chico State softball field in a game against University of Hawaii on Feb 12. Photo Credit: John Domogma

Julie Ortega

April 7, 2015

On Saturday afternoon the Wildcats faced UC San Diego in a double header. The 'Cats went 1-1 losing the first game, 6-8 and bouncing back on the second game to win, 3-1. Game OneThe game went into the tenth inning, junior utility player Ashley Huff scored first for the Wildcats after Tritons freshman outfielder Kendall ...

‘Cats sweep Warriors with 15 runs

Desiree Gonzalez who plays softball for Chico State up to bat against San Francisco State on Feb. 27. Photo credit: George Johnston

James Groh

March 11, 2015

The Chico State's women's softball team swept Cal State Stanislaus Friday Night. Game 1Chico State won their first of a double header in a nail biting finish. The ‘Cats escaped the Warriors' attack in the bottom of the seventh to secure a 3-2 win. The Warriors opened the scoring early in the second inn...

Chico State course wish list

Adan Osoria, junior health education major Photo credit: Julie Ramos

Julie Ramos

November 4, 2014

With every new semester comes that time to choose courses. Students search through the catalog for major, minor or elective classes for those last few units before graduation. Chico State offers a variety of classes to choose from. Some students, however, wish the university offered alternative electives that...

Softball team reflects on season’s end

Angelo Boscacci

May 5, 2014

The season ended for the Chico State softball team with a 24-26 overall record and a 17-19 record in the California Collegiate Athletic Association. The team didn't make the playoffs, but memories were made along the way. The highlights on offense were sophomores Alli Cook, Amanda Cordeiro and Desiree' Gonzalez. Cordeiro finished the season w...

No sophomore slump for softball slugger

Amanda Cordeiro, sophomore left fielder, prepares for her hit. Photo credit: Emily Teague

April 7, 2014

Amanda Cordeiro, the Wildcats' starting left fielder, is quietly putting together back-to-back solid seasons during her sophomore year. A 2012 graduate of Marina High School in Huntington Beach, Cordeiro was a second-team All-Sunset League selection as a senior. As a first-year, she started left field for ...

Dramatic comeback helps the Wildcats win game, series

Junior infielder Emily McEnaney. Photo courtesy of Chico State.

Emerson Keenan

March 9, 2014

A fierce two-out rally in the bottom of the seventh inning of the second game of Saturday's twin bill gives the Wildcats a dramatic win and the series against the Cal State Dominguez Hills Toros. "It really shows the heart of our team and that we can put together good at-bats," coach Angel Sha...

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Amanda Cordeiro