What to expect this spring with PHS softball team

By BRIAN JENNINGS

STAFF WRITER

Head Coach—Scott Marcucio, entering 1st season.

Overall Coaching Record—0-0.

Assistant Coaches—N/A.

2016 Regular Season Record—3-17 (2-9 home, 1-8 away).

2016 CCC South Region Record—1-14.

2016 CCC South White Division Record—0-5 (6th/6 teams).

2016 Class M Tournament—DNQ.

Graduated (6 seniors)— Gina D’Amico, Annie Clement, Skylar Diorio, Katie Geddes, Madison Richardson, and Kaylee Roux.

2017 Team Captains:

Kiya Broughton—Senior, P.

Caitlin Bradley—Junior, 2B.

Other Key Returners:

Victoria Corriveau—Sophomore, OF.

Shai-Yonna Durham—Sophomore, OF.

Kaylee LaMothe—Sophomore, SS.

Alyssa Roy—Sophomore, OF.

New Additions:

Mackenzie Alvarado—Freshman, IF.

Makayla Caron—Freshman, C.

Kaylie Hall—Freshman, IF.

Coach’s comments:

Marcucio—The team has been working hard every day. We have good leadership from returning players, and we’re excited about the potential of incoming freshmen and first-year sophomores. The girls have an excellent attitude and a great work ethic. Our goal is to work to our potential and improve day to day. We want to be as competitive as we can throughout the season. As we gain experience and continue to work hard, we’ll continue to progress the way we should.

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