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Offense Carrying the Day for STLCC Softball

Following a difficult stretch that included four losses in their first five games, St. Louis Community College’s softball team has gone on the offensive – both in the literal and figurative terms. The Archers have won three of their past four games, and have a robust showing at the plate to credit for their recent […]

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Archers Ink Seven Softball Players for 2015

In her first season as head coach of the St. Louis Community College softball, Sharon Marquardt has made quick work of her recruiting for this spring. In addition to her eight returners, Marquardt signed seven freshmen Jan. 18 to round out her 2015 roster.  Among the 2015 additions are Jennifer Pennington (Mehlville), Kelsey Brodbeck (Fox), […]

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Ellis Nominated for All-American for Second Straight Season

After coming up just short in an All-American bid following a record-breaking offensive output as a freshman, St. Louis Community College’s Tory Ellis was determined to respond with an even better sophomore year. The Archers’ infielder posted a robust .463 batting average this year, the highest figure on the team by 114 points. “I felt […]

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STLCC Falls to East Central in Region XVI Final

St. Louis Community College’s softball team saw its postseason run reach its conclusion Sunday in a 12-2 loss to East Central College in the Region XVI championship game. The third-seeded Archers reached the title game by defeating second-seeded Mineral Area College twice in the tournament. Ultimately, however, East Central quieted the Archers’ bats with a […]

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Archers Rally for Doubleheader Split on Sophomore Day

Maggie Wright has made a habit of coming through at the most opportune times for St. Louis Community College’s softball team. The freshman outfielder from Lindbergh High School brandished her clutch credentials again on Monday (April 22) , driving a bases-loaded single to center field with one out in the bottom of the seventh, sending […]

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Archers Slide Past Cottey College

  With its biggest bat out of the lineup, St. Louis Community College’s softball team knew it would need offense from multiple sources to beat Cottey College on Saturday.  Sophomore Tori Ellis (Fox) was unavailable for Saturday’s doubleheader due to class, and the Archers saw defensive miscues create an early deficit against the Comets. Behind […]

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Archers Have Momentum Heading into Weekend Action

Responding positively from a recent run of uneven performances, the St. Louis Community College softball team has won three of four in its best stretch to date. The Archers began this week by splitting a doubleheader against Three Rivers before sweeping two games over Southwestern Illinois College on April 9. The four-game surge improved the […]

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STLCC softball prepares for key week ahead

St. Louis Community College’s softball team may have struggled over the past two weeks, but the true test of the team’s schedule may be yet to come. STLCC is within a stretch of 10 games in five days, a week of games that could give the Archers, who carry a record of 3-16 into this […]

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Offense Held in Check in Archers’ Home Opener

The St. Louis Community College softball team has now scored just 10 runs in its last five games as the Archers dropped a home doubleheader to Des Moines (Iowa) Area Community College March 16. The scores were 9-0 (five innings) and 6-1 in the second game. In Game 1, the Archers were held to just […]

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Offense Looks to Carry the Day in Ellis’ First Year as Softball Head Coach

Whatever question marks may arise in year one of Glen Ellis’ head coaching year, the Archers’ skipper is confident of one thing: the Archers will score enough runs to stay in every game. The Archers return sophomore infielder Tory Ellis-Coach Ellis’ daughter-who established a school record with 12 home runs in her freshman season. STLCC […]

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