The Cuesta College baseball team fell to the College of Sequoias for the fourth time in the past week, dropping a 10-inning 11-8 decision Thursday at Cuesta Field. And Demi Danell tossed a five-inning no hitter with eight strikeouts and went 3 for 4 with a double and four RBI at the plate to lead the Cuesta softball team to a 9-0 win Tuesday over Oxnard.
When the Cuesta College women’s basketball team rolled into Christmas Break in mid-December, the Cougars had already surpassed their win total from a year ago and it appeared head coach Ron Barba was directing an impressive program turnaround. But health problems sidelined Barba, and the Cougars finished the season losing 12 of their final 14 games.
Sophomore guard Andres Aguado scored a team-high 18 points to lead Cuesta College during a 79-68 loss at home against Ventura in a Western State Conference men’s basketball game Wednesday night at Cuesta Gym.
The No. 6-ranked Cuesta College baseball team won for the second straight time to open the 2017 season, beating visiting No. 9 Riverside 8-1. While first-year Cuesta College softball coach Jeananne Ruck kicked off her collegiate coaching career in fine style, leading her team to back-to-back five-inning run-rule victories Saturday over West Hills.
The Cuesta College men’s baseball team opened the 2017 season with a 3-0 victory over Riverside on Friday. The Cougars — ranked No. 6 in the Southern California Community College preseason poll — were led by second baseman Stephan Chipman, who was 2 for 4 with a run and RBI.
Freshman guard Noah Saunders scored a game-high 22 points to lead the Cuesta College men’s basketball team during a 55-54 loss to rival Allan Hancock in a Western State Conference matchup Wednesday night at Cuesta Gym.