Rangers take down Paris, still one-half game behind TJC

The Rangers swept a windy double-header Wednesday against Paris Junior College to climb into sole possession of second place with a 14-4 record in Region XIV, East Division. In the first match, Ranger pitcher Katy Worrell shut out the Dragons 3-0 in seven innings, for her 15th win. Worrell allowed three hits and struck out […]

Rangers 6-3 after doubleheader

A late run came in the late game on Wednesday to give the Kilgore Rangers Softball team a hard fought victory over Murray State in the second half of the day’s doubleheader. Murray State was able to take the first game with a walk-off home run, ousting the visiting Rangers 4-3. After falling to an […]

Rangers hit tough patch in April games

The KC softball team has hit a dry spell during the month of April. With the season nearing a close, KC will not be participating in the Region XIV postseason tournament. They have lost seven of their last eight games this month. With only two more doubleheader games left in the season, KC’s playoffs hopes […]

Softball team gets conference win

The KC Ranger softball team split its games against conference foe Northeast Texas Community College this past weekend. They lost the first game 11-2, but won the second game 3-2 — earning their first conference win of the season and breaking a 10-game losing streak. The game was originally scheduled for Saturday, but it was […]

Softball team drops four, returns home

The KC Ranger softball team lost four games last week, two against Paris Junior College and two against Bossier Parish Community College. KC is 0-6 in conference play and has an overall record of 6-23. KC faced Paris Junior College on Wednesday. They lost the first game, 13-3. Pitchers Kari Courtney and Kayla Calvert combined […]

Softball team shut out in McLennan tourney

The KC softball team traveled to Waco last weekend to play in the McLennan Community College Softball Tournament, and were defeated in all four games. That puts their season record at 4-9, but it is still early in the spring season. KC played two games on Friday, facing Temple College first and lost 10-0. Temple’s […]

Softball squad 4-5 after split

The KC Rangers played in their annual Kilgore Softball Tournament this past weekend, and split four games. They lost two on Saturday and won two on Sunday. That puts them at a record of 4-5 so far for the spring season. KC played Independence Community College on Saturday and lost a nail biter, 3-2. KC […]

New Kilgore College high school softball signees

DEVIN BROOKS Sports Writer The KC softball team recently added 10 new members to the team after they were introduced in the second annual KC softball signing ceremony. These women look to give KC some more talent and more success for the upcoming season next fall. The signees include: Renne Jones, pitcher from Houston. Taylor […]

Lifetime of softball pays off for Calvert as she battles her way onto the mound at KC

ASHLEY MORALES Executive Editor Imagine playing a sport practically all your life, and a month before your freshman year of college receiving news that the team you signed with is defunct. Kayla Calvert, Pasadena sophomore, was originally going to play softball at Texarkana College for then-Head Coach Leslie Messina, but the athletic programs were eliminated […]

Hitting, pitching spur 2 wins

Devin Brooks Staff Writer The Ranger softball team once again took two-out-of-three games when it hosted the Ranger Invitational at Stream- Flo Field last Saturday. They dropped the first game, 8-7, against the East Texas Trouble. KC was down 4-0 early in the third inning but tied it at 4-apiece at the end of three. […]

Softball wins 2 in tourney

DEVIN BROOKS Sports Writer KC won played three games and won two of them in its annual Kilgore College Invitational softball tournament last Saturday at Stream-Flo Field. The team is entering its second year of existence. At the tournament, the team played three select teams. KC defeated Sneaky Cleats 4-3. The game went back and […]