Softball to host tournament for 2015 home opener | San Jac Athletics

Softball to host tournament for 2015 home opener

02.09.2015 | By Andrea Vasquez

The San Jacinto College softball team will host its annual Spring tournament for the 2015 season opener against Iowa Western Community College and Wallace State Community College on Feb. 14 and 15.

San Jac will face Iowa Western on Saturday Feb. 14 at 10 a.m. and Wallace State at 7 p.m. On Sunday, Feb. 15, the team plays Wallace State at 12:15 p.m. and Iowa Western at 4:45 p.m.

Last season the team finished fifth in the nation at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) softball tournament, after a second place finish in the Region XIV tournament. It was the sixth 40-plus win season for Head Coach Kelly Saenz with an overall record of 41-24.

All softball games are played on the San Jacinto College South Campus softball field located at 13735 Beamer Road in Houston. For more information on the softball program other San Jacinto College athletics, visit

Pictured left to right: (Front row) Tiffany Jacubec, Carah Nunez, Jamie Henk, and Danielle Joosten. (Middle row) Elizabeth Garcia, Bridget Stein, Katy Potter, Ashley Gallant, JJ Cerda, Gabriela Gonzalez, Kelsey Huff, and Kayla Deselle. (Back Row) Carol Raabe, Brigitte Gauvin, Brittany Woods, Jordin Woodward, and Alyssia Torres. Photo credit: Andrea Vasquez, San Jacinto College marketing, public relations, and government affairs department.

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Surrounded by monuments of history, industries and maritime enterprises of today, and the space age of tomorrow, San Jacinto College has been serving the citizens of East Harris County, Texas, for more than 50 years. As an Achieving the Dream Leader College, San Jacinto College is committed to the goals and aspirations of a diverse population of approximately 30,000 credit students. The College offers 186 degrees and certificates, with 46 technical programs and a university transfer division. Students benefit from a support system that maps out a pathway for success, and job training programs that are renowned for meeting the needs of growing industries in the region. San Jacinto College graduates contribute nearly $690 million each year to the Texas workforce.

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