Posts Tagged ‘Native American Softball’

Kiowa Tribal Member Bill Berry named National Coach of the Year

Kiowa Tribal Member Bill Berry named National Coach of the Year

Phoenix, Arizona –  Anyone who has coached for a number of years is sure to achieve some sort of success in his or her sport.  Bill Berry is no different; Berry (an enrolled member of the Kiowa Tribe of Oklahoma) was recently named National Coach of the Year in Softball by the Arizona Diamond backs Baseball Organization.  Along with Coach …

by admin on July 27th, 2012 Leave a comment »

Diamonds are a Bear’s best friend

Diamonds are a Bear’s best friend

Darren DeLaune MNN Sports Writer HENRYETTA — To be a member of all-state team in a sport says that members are among the best in the state of Oklahoma. To be a two-time all-stater means a player ranks among the best. Danielle Bear just graduated from Henryetta High School where she grabbed both all-state honors in fast and slow pitch …

by admin on July 18th, 2012 Leave a comment »

D-backs to host 14th annual Inter-Tribal Youth Baseball & Softball Tournament

D-backs to host 14th annual Inter-Tribal Youth Baseball & Softball Tournament

Teams to participate in pregame ceremony at D-backs game on July 21 for Native American Recognition Day   PHOENIX — The Arizona Diamondbacks will host their 14th annual Inter-Tribal Youth Baseball & Softball Tournament July 18-21 with games played throughout the Salt River Reservation and Tempe. Teams will be recognized at the D-backs’ game this Saturday, July 21 during a pregame …

by admin on July 18th, 2012 Leave a comment »

Krista Oakes named Herkimer CCC Female Athlete of the Year

Krista Oakes named Herkimer CCC Female Athlete of the Year

HERKIMER – St. Regis Mohawk tribal member Krista Oakes was recently named the Herkimer County Community College Female Athlete of the Year. The sophomore from Hogansburg posted an impressive 15-2 record this spring in helping the Generals to a 38-6 record that included a fifth-place finish at the NJCAA Division III National Championship in Rochester, Minnesota, last month. In 20 games this season, …

by admin on June 14th, 2012 Leave a comment »

Softball Player Krista Oakes Earns Mountain Valley Conference Honors

Softball Player Krista Oakes Earns Mountain Valley Conference Honors

Herkimer, NY—Herkimer County Community College softball player Krista Oakes (St. Regis Mohawk) has been named Mountain Valley Conference Player of the Year. Pitcher Oakes was also named to the Mountain Valley All-Conference Team along with five of her teammates. The Herkimer Generals softball team finished the regular season with an overall record of 33-4, 30-1 in NJCAA Region III play, and …

by admin on May 12th, 2012 Leave a comment »

Kelsey Watson Named to NJCAA Division I Region II First Team

Kelsey Watson Named to NJCAA Division I Region II First Team

Comanche Nation Tribal Member  Kelsey Watson, a Freshman, was named to the NJCAA Division I Region II first team while being tabbed as the second best player in the region.  Watson is currently 22-6 in the circle with a 2.56 era and 217 strikeouts.  She also is ranked seventh nationally in strikeouts.  Watson is hitting .340 with 7 doubles, 5 home runs, and …

by admin on May 1st, 2012 Leave a comment »

Freshman pitcher Kelsey Watson throws an 11 inning complete game

Freshman pitcher Kelsey Watson throws an 11 inning complete game

Altus, OK-  Freshman pitcher Kelsey Watson (Comanche tribe) got the start for the Pioneers and retired the first 11 Connors’ hitters of the game.  The Pioneers got on the board in the bottom of the third inning.  Sophomore second baseman Martha Thomas led off the inning with a double.  A hard ground ball to third off the bat of Emery Fox resulted in an error and …

by admin on March 8th, 2012 Leave a comment »