Softball

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Hazing Or Team-Building? Video Shows High School Softball Team Eating Dirt

A video that surfaced on social media has sparked debate over whether its content appears to show an example of high school sports hazing or teenagers simply trying to have fun.

04/01/2015

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Couple Donates To Let Little League Team Play On Real Diamond

Generosity from two local residents is helping a group of young ballplayers stay on the diamond.

02/23/2015

Robert Frank Garza's booking photo. (credit: Ventura County Sheriff's Office)

Westlake High Softball Coach Pleads Not Guilty To Lewd Acts Charges

Robert Garza, 37, appeared in court Thursday.

04/25/2014

Robert Frank Garza's booking photo. (credit: Ventura County Sheriff's Office)

Westlake High Softball Coach Accused Of Sexual Assault

Robert Frank Garza, a Newbury Park man, is accused of engaging in unlawful sexual activities with a 15-year-old female student athlete.

04/18/2014

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Softball Coach Arrested On Suspicion Of Contacting 14-Year-Old Girl For Lewd Acts

Long Beach police have released an image of a man arrested on suspicion of contacting a 14-year-old girl for sex in the hope that any other potential victims will reveal themselves.

02/04/2014

Emily Lomeli is fighting a rare form of ovarian cancer. (credit: CBS)

Fundraiser Held For Baseball-Loving 10-Year-Old Girl Battling Cancer

Emily Lomeli has a rare form of ovarian cancer.

01/25/2014

Japan Beats U.S. To Take Gold At Softball World Cup

Japan’s team experience again proved too much for a United States squad that just came together days before the eighth World Cup of Softball.

07/14/2013

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Local Veterans Support Softball Team Made Up Of War Amputees

It’s been long maintained that it’s not winning that’s important. Or losing. It’s how you play the game.

01/22/2012

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Judge: Gay Softball League Can Limit Number Of Straight Players

Three players claim that their team’s second-place finish was nullified because they are bisexual — not gay — and thus their team exceeded the limit of two non-gay players.

06/03/2011

Maddy Jelenicki, 15, has verbally committed to playing for the defending national champion UCLA Bruins softball team. (courtesy of the Jelenicki family)

Softball Phenom UCLA-Bound Before Playing One High School Game

A 9th-grade softball player for Valencia High School has already made a verbal commitment to UCLA before ever taking one swing as a freshman.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–05/09/2011

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Baseball, Softball Consider Joint 2020 Olympic Bid

The international federations for softball and baseball are working on a joint proposal in hopes of getting both sports back into the Olympics for the 2020 Games.

04/01/2011