The Not-So Minor Leagues

29 Apr

High school sports are a vital part of Bakersfield’s entertainment scene and attending one of the local games is meant for groups of all ages. With spring sports games every Tuesday and Thursday, people can expect to see plenty of action and plays that keep you on the edge of your seat.

The North High School softball field. "Home of the Stars." (picture by Ashlan Chavez)

The North High School softball field. “Home of the Stars.” (Picture by Ashlan Chavez)

 

Players from the East Bakersfield junior varsity softball team anticipate a base hit. (Photo by Ashlan Chavez)

Players from the East Bakersfield junior varsity softball team anticipate a base hit. (Photo by Ashlan Chavez)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Three members from the girls junior varsity softball team relay game information to fans. (Picture by Ashlan Chavez)

Ashley Salinas shows fans inning information as teammates Stephanie Rodriguez (middle) and Nicole Myzel (front) look on. (Picture by Ashlan Chavez)

 

Third baseman Corina, aka "Coco," Morales expresses frustration with her performance at the game on Tuesday, April 23. (Photo by Ashlan Chavez)

Third baseman Corina, aka “Coco,” Morales expresses frustration with her performance at the game on Tuesday, April 23, 2013. (Photo by Ashlan Chavez)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

East Bakersfield left-fielder, Marina Cordova steals third base. (Picture by Ashlan Chavez)

East Bakersfield left-fielder, Marina Cordova steals third base. (Picture by Ashlan Chavez)

 

Sophomore, Ashley Salinas steals third base. (Photo by Ashlan Chavez)

Sophomore, Ashley Salinas steals third base. (Photo by Ashlan Chavez)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Assistant junior varsity coach, Dominique Lopez, talks strategic base running with Marina Cordova. (Picture by Ashlan Chavez)

Assistant junior varsity coach, Dominique Lopez talks strategic base running with Marina Cordova. (Picture by Ashlan Chavez)

 

Head coach Joe Gonzalez goes over a post-game analysis with his players.

Head coach Joe Gonzalez goes over a post-game analysis with his players.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Members of The East Bakersfield junior varsity softball team gather for a post-game victory cheer. (Photo by Ashlan Chavez)

Members of The East Bakersfield junior varsity softball team gather for a post-game victory cheer. (Photo by Ashlan Chavez)

 

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