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6C Wednesday, April 2, 2014 DU.~U.., necoru, r'rogresswe, r~epuf ter James Wilson Sports Editor Portola's softball team traveled to Biggs on March 28 with a lot of hope. The Lady Tigers were pumped up and ready to compete in the annual tournament. Portola ended the first day of the tournament with two losses and were cut short from competing the second day due to the rain. Portola lost 7-1 to Sutter last Friday morning, then went on to lose 7-0 to Gridley later in the day. Both Sutter and Gridley are in higher divisions than Portola. Portola's record dropped to 4-8-1 overall. The Tigers have yet to start league play. The rain affected other softball teams as well. Quincy didn't get a single game in last week, for instance. Chester's game against University Prep was moved up a day and Greenville got a doubleheader in to start its season. Chester Chester's young team continued to dominate last week, taking down University Prep 10-5 on March 27. The Volcanoes' record rose to an impressive 8-2 overall and 2-1 in league. Offensively, the Volcanoes racked up the runs in the second, third and fourth innings. Chester brought home three runs in each of these innings and added one more in the sixth. Chester's batting was above par, with contributions from multiple ballplayers. Rebecca Branch, Theresa Miller and Allison House all doubled. Lily Kenyon led in RBIs with two. Reanna Trujillo had two hits in three times at bat. Branch pitched for Chester, striking out 11 batters and allowing no earned runs. Of the 28 at bat, Branch allowed only four hits. Greenville Due to a lack of players, Greenville's softball team got a late start on the season. The team ffmally headed out to the field March 25 for a doubleheader at Loyalton. Greenville lost the first game 9-0 and the second 6-0. Despite the losses, Greenville coaches Patty and Otto Brackett said the improvement in the girls' performance was noticeable as each inning progressed. Most girls on the team had never played before this season. The Bracketts mentioned several players who stood out in the doubleheader, including first-time pitcher Sidney McIntosh and second baseman Nikole Machado. Patty mentioned that they did a spectacular job. Portola's softball players gather traveled to the Biggs tournament Photo by Maria Popish for their first group photo of the season. The Lady Tigers last Friday and got two games in before getting rained out. 4 CYL. TURBO, AUTO, LEATHER, MOON ROOF, CRUISE. ONLY 24,000 MILES! AUTO, A/C, P/W, P/L, CRUISE, CUSTOM WHEELS, STILL UNDER FACTORY WARI ONLY CASH OR TRADE; 2.99% APR FOR 84 MOS., O.AIC. IEL DRIVE 18,000 MILES! BASED ON $3,000 DOWN, CASH STK #1415 * VIN #204378 OR TRADE; 2.99% APR FOR 84 MOS., O.A.C. '11 SUBARU 4 CYL., AUTO, LEATHER, MOON ROOF, HEATED SEATS. ........................... , , .~ ., . ~ ....... . .~ ,, ~ .~ ~ ,~,,~,; ~!,!'~:.~'~:~ ~;~ .~. ~ ;.~:, ~;~;~ N '05 TOYOTA SIENNA XLE LIMITED MINIVAN V6, AUTO, LEATHER, NAVIGATION SYSTEM, QUAD SEATING. BASED ON $2,000 DOWN, CASH OR TRADE; 2.99% APR FOR 75 MOS., O.A.C. s'r'K #1321 ,, VlN #380548 '05 GMC YUKON XL 1500 DENAU 4)(4 6.0L V8, LEATHER, 3RD ROW SEAT, NAVIGATION BASED ON $2,000 DOWN, CASH OR TRADE; 2.99% APR FOR 75 MOS., O.A.C. STK #I 317 VIN #192974 BASED ON $2,500 DOWN, CASH OR]RAPE; 2.99% APR FOR 72 MOS., O.A.C. STK #1348 * VlN #226782 '06 BMW X5 4.41 ALL WHEEL DRIVE AUTO, LEATHER, MOON ROOE PANORAMA ROOE BASED ON $2,000 DOWN, CASH OR TRADE; 2.99% APR FOR 75 MOS., O.A.C. STK #1366 VIN t.~28630 '04 HONDA CR-V BASED ON $1,500 DOWN, CASH OR TRADE; 2.99% APR FOR 66 MOS., O.A.C. STK #1418 - V]N ~04626 NOW OPEN SUNDAYS, 10-4! Like LIS 011 Facebook :: ::.. 1 t