Sharks win 25 straight, look to advance to NJCAA Division III World Series in Rochester, Minnesota
On Saturday afternoon, the Suffolk County Community College softball team beat Nassau County Community College, 9-1, to capture the Region XV Championship.
With the Sharks’ three wins this weekend, their regular season record is 27-10, and they are the winners of 25 straight. The team will travel May 7th to play Montgomery College, the winner of Region XX. The team that comes out on top this weekend
advances to the National Junior College Athletic Association Division III World
Series in Rochester, Minnesota.
Paige Baker, Sandra Lombardi, Jackie Chester and Jamie Parente were named to the All Tournament Team. Courtney Lawrence was voted Tournament MVP to go along with her Region XV Player of the Year Award.
Freshman third baseman, shortstop and outfielder Jessica Parente; freshman outfielder, second baseman and shortstop Jamie Parente; freshman outfielder Paige Baker; sophomore shortstop, outfield and pitcher Valerie Scura, from Newfield; and freshman pitcher, outfielder and shortstop Courtney Lawrence were named to the Region XV All Region Team voted on by the Region XV coaches.
Sophomore first baseman, third baseman and catcher Samantha Magerovich was named to the second team.
— SCCC Athletics