Softball Team Drops Two in Home Opener

The MSJC softball team lost a pair of games in their 2012 home opener as they fell to vsoftballhomeopener2012.jpgisiting Southwestern and Santiago Canyon on Friday at Wheat Field.

In the first game Friday morning the Lady Eagles defense struggled in a 10-1 loss to Southwestern.  Aleena Bahling provided MSJC with their lone run in the game with a solo homerun.  Astrid Elizondo added two hits and Taryn Placencia had a double.

The second game saw Santiago Canyon jump out to an early 4-0 lead on their way to an 8-2 win over MSJC.  Elizondo picked up an RBI going 2 for 3 for MSJC while Bahling went 2 for 4 with a double and Placencia added her second double of the day.

The two lossed drop MSJC to 3-7 on the season.  The Lady Eagles are back in action on Wednesday when they travel to San Diego Mesa for a 3 pm game.

The MSJC softball team gathers between innings on Friday during their home opener at Wheat Field in Menifee.  The Lady Eagles lost to visiting Southwestern and Santiago Canyon on the day.