The Cougars swept a two-game series with Glendale CC, winning 5-2 on Friday and 11-7 on Saturday. Sophomores Brandon Yslas and Chris Plitt picked up the wins on the mound, while sophomore Easton Garcia had four hits, including a home run on Friday.
The Cougars defeated Gateway CC yesterday afternoon by the score of 13-1. Sophomore Cody Lawson pitched 6 innings, allowing just one run. South Mountain will take on Glendale CC tomorrow afternoon at 3pm in Glendale.
Congratulations to sophomore Kevin Kelly of the men’s basketball team for being honored as a Third Team All-American by the NJCAA yesterday. Kelly averaged 25.3 points per game for the Cougars this year and was also recognized as 1st Team All-Region and 2nd Team All-Conference.
The Cougars wrapped up their sixth consecutive conference tournament yesterday afternoon at Wigwam Golf Resort. South Mountain won the Estrella Mountain Invitational by 7 shots over 2nd place Mesa CC.
The Cougars split a double-header with Paradise Valley CC yesterday afternoon, winning the first game 11-4 and losing the second game in extra innings 7-4. South Mountain will head to Tucson to take on Pima CC on Saturday at 2pm and 4pm.
The Cougars swept both games against Chandler-Gilbert on Friday and Saturday, by the scores of 5-0 and 9-7. Sophomores Montano and Chris Plitt picked up wins on the mound for the Cougars. South Mountain will take on Gateway CC tomorrow at 3pm.