Chicago Bandits Coach Stu will be hosting a camp at West Valley College October 29th 2015.
West Valley College Softball is excited to be hosting NPF Chicago Bandits Head Softball Coach Mike Stuewald for a catching and hitting clinic October 29, 2015. Mike Stuewald is an amazing and inspiring coach that brings coaching experience from the highest levels softball can offer while working with the highest level of softball athletes. His knowledge of the game will surely bring out the best in those who are able to experience this clinic!
Seven Viking Players Grab Conference Honors Reyes Named Player of the Year and Galindo-Piatt Grabs Coach of the Year
April 23, 2015
Seven West Valley players were honored by the Coast South conference as voted on by the coaches.
DP/P Lydia Reyes was named Conference Player of the Year. The sophomore from San Jose led the conference by hitting .538 with nine home runs and 37 RBI. 24 of Reyes’ 43 hits went for extra base hits and she currently is third in the state in slugging percentage. She also went 10-2 with a 2.56 ERA in 13 games this season. Reyes is West Valley’s first Conference Player of the Year since Jessica Barrett won the award in 2012.
Vicky Galindo-Piatt was named Conference Coach of the Year as she led the Vikings to the Conference title with 13-3 record. This is the second time she has won the award as she previously won it in 2012.
P Kat Guevara (18-5, 1.41 ERA), 3B Korrissa Aguilar (.336, 12 RBI, 15 SB), SS Rachel Norman (.404, 15 RBI, 10 SB) and 1B Regan Van Diemen (.409, 3 HR, 30 RBI) were named First Team All-Conference.
C Jenn Amaral (.302, 17 RBI) and 1B Lindsey Rafter (.329, 6 HR, 28 RBI) were named Second Team All-Conference.
West Valley currently has a 28-7 overall record and is preparing to enter the playoffs next weekend.
Coast Conference South Honors
Player of the Year - Lydia Reyes, West Valley
Pitcher of the Year - Taylor Tessier, Cabrillo
Coach of the Year - Vicky Galindo-Piatt, West Valley
Congratulations to West Valley 2013 NorCal and All Conference Players
All NorCal team-Rose Martsen
First team- Rose Martsen SO (scholarship athlete and Southwestern Oklahoma State University transfer)
First Team- Lydia North SO (Scholarship athlete and Western Alabama University transfer)
Second Team- Vinchenza DiBenedetto FR
Second Team-Brianna Massey FR
Honorable mention-Samantha Ridgway SO (scholarship athlete and Chico State Transfer)
Honorable mention- Ellie Kristensen SO (scholarship athlete and Dakota State transfer)
Congratulations to Softball's Ellie Kristensen, who received the California Community College Fastpitch Coaches Association Regional Player and Pitcher of the Week Award. Click here for more details. (Posted: 2/12/13)
Congratulations to West Valley 2012 Softball All Conference Players & Coach!!
Kendra Salangsang , conference pitcher of the year
Jessica Barrett, conference player of the year and 1st team All Conference
Liana Henry, 1st Team All Conference
Sammi Ridgway, 1st Team All Conference
Taylor Batey, 1st Team All Conference
Rachael Mahoney, 2nd Team All Conference
Priscilla Olmos, 2nd Team All Conference
Jessica Maccallister, Honorable Mention
Coach Vicky Galindo, Conference Coach of the Year