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Archers’ Regional Title Run Falls Short

Even though his Archers entered the Region XVI Tournament with a losing record and dropped their first-round game, Brad Wilson was confident. Wilson, who just completed his first year at the helm of the St. Louis Community College softball team, believed his team was not only battle-tested, but well-equipped to peak when the schedule demanded […]

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Wilson Confident of Softball Team’s Postseason Odds

For some, a 2-10 stretch at the conclusion of a regular season could serve as a signal of caution as the St. Louis Community College softball team nears postseason play. Archers head softball coach Brad Wilson, however, rejects that notion outright. “I don’t think there’s a team in there that’s any tougher than us in […]

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Offense Powers Archers to Sweep at Cottey

As has been the case for the better part of the last month, St. Louis Community College’s softball team continues to follow the lead of a potent offense as the season has moved beyond the halfway point. The Archers piled up 22 runs in a doubleheader sweep of Cottey College Saturday (April 11), moving the […]

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Holtkamp Leads Archers to Doubleheader Sweep

Trailing 3-1 in the top of the seventh inning against East Central College on Wednesday (April 1), the Archers would need a spark to avoid dropping below .500 for the year. That spark came in the form of a pair of walks, followed by a booming, three-run home run by freshman Abbey Holtkamp. That home […]

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Softball Team Packs Plenty of Offensive Punch

Nearly halfway through the season schedule, it’s become readily apparent that St. Louis Community College’s softball team will rarely be out of any game. The Archers’ robust offense simply won’t allow it. The Archers entered today’s doubleheader at East Central at 9-9 overall, but are led by an offense that has produced a .319 team […]

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Archers Welcome Additions as 2015 Softball Season Opener Looms

Brad Wilson, just weeks into his first preseason as the head coach, got a good look at how his team will shape up for the next two years this past weekend, when he introduced the five members of the latest recruiting class. The five freshmen, made up of four Jefferson County residents and one western […]

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Wilson: Archers’ Key to Success Is Hard Work

Many coaches give long, drawn-out speeches describing how their teams will be successful. But Brad Wilson, the first-year softball head at St. Louis Community College, is not one of those coaches. Wilson (Belleville, Ill.) believes his team has to be cohesive, but only two words will determine the team’s success moving forward: hard work. “(The […]

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Softball Team Ends Season with 1-2 Mark in Region XVI Tourney

The St. Louis Community College softball team rode a four-game winning streak into the Region XVI Tournament April 25-26, but could not sustain the momentum through the weekend.  The Archers opened with a 6-3 win over Mineral Area College, but then dropped their next two contests and were eliminated from the competition. STLCC fell to […]

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Archers Look to End Slide in Region XVI Play

After treading near .500 for the first two weeks of the regular season, the Archers have hit a bit of a snag over the past two, having dropped their past six games. STLCC, which enters this weekend at 6-14 overall, has had a rocky go of it in Region XVI competition. The Archers currently feature […]

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Wright Makes Her Mark in Sophomore Year

After a freshman year of occasional peaks and valleys, Maggie Wright was determined to make a change. Make that a number of changes. From her level of dedication, to her leadership role within the Archers softball program, to her approach at the plate, Wright opened the 2014 season a starkly different player from a year […]

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