VINCENT GETS WIN VS. YANKS
WITH ANOTHER SCORELESS INNING IN RELIEF
SEATTLE (8/22/2016) --
Former Comet Nick Vincent pitched his second
scoreless, hitless relief inning in two days on
Monday night to pick up the win in relief as the
Seattle Mariners downed the New York Yankees 7-5.
Vincent struck out one and walked none
in advancing to 3-3 on the season with a 3.92 ERA, compared to
his career Major League ERA of 2.92 over five seasons.
On the season, Vincent has struck out
51 and walked 10 over 43 2/3 innings. For his career, he's
struck out 212 and walked 49 in 194 1/3 innings.
He also pitched a scoreless, hitless
inning in relief with a strkeout and zero walks vs. the
Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday.
SALADINO, VINCENT AND HOYT
KEEP GETTING THE JOB DONE
MIAMI, Florida / 2 OTHER
CITIES (8/14/2016) -- Palomar's
three current Major League players, Tyler Saladino,
Nick Vincent and James Hoyt, continue to perform at
On Friday, Saladino doubled in a run
and singled off Andrew Cashner as the White Sox won 5-2.
On Saturday, his two-out double in the
top of the second inning drove in two runs, giving Chicago a 4-0
lead in a game the White Sox eventually won 8-7. He also
contributed a sacrifice bunt in the game.
The Marlins won game 3 on Sunday, but
Saladino went 2-for-5 with a stolen base.
Saladino played second base and batted
second for the Sox in all three games.
On Sunday, ex-Comets Nick Vincent of
the Seattle Mariners and James Hoyt of the Astros each had
scoreless relief appearances.
Vincent notched his fourth straight
scoreless appearance since coming off the disabled list as the
Mariners won on the road over Oakland.
Vincent lowered his season ERA to 3.15.
In Toronto, ex-Comet James Hoyt lowered
his ERA to 2.70 since being called up from Triple-A with a
scoreless appearance against the Blue Jays.
VIDEO: Saladino's 2-run double Saturday
VIDEO: Saladino's over the shoulder basket catch
HOYT MAKES MLB DEBUT WITH
HITLESS, SCORELESS INNING, 2 K's
HOUSTON, Texas (8-03-2016) -
Palomar product James Hoyt made his
League debut on Wednesday night, pitching a
scoreless, hitless seventh inning in the Houston
Astros' 3-1 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays at Minute
Hoyt, who was called up from Triple-A Fresno of the
Pacific Coast League to give the Comets three
ex-players currently active in the big leagues,
struck out the first two batters he faced swinging.
After an error and a walk, he got the third out on a
The ex-Comet led all Triple-A pitchers
with 28 saves when he was called up.
SALADINO GOES 3-FOR-5,
TURNS 2 DOUBLE PLAYS AT SHORTSTOP FOR WHITE SOX
SEATTLE (7-20-2016) -
Palomar product Tyler Saladino celebrated his 27th
birthday in style on Wednesday in the visiting
Chicago White Sox' game with the Seattle Mariners.
Saladino went 3-for-5 and turned two
double plays at shortstop but the White Sox lost to the Mariners
6-5 before 39,985 fabs at Safeco Field.
Saladino, the 2009 Pacific Coast
Athletic Conference Player of the Year, is batting .265 in his
second Major League season as a shortstop, third baseman, left
fielder, center fielder, right fielder, designated hitter,
pinch-hitter and pinch-runner.
PALOMAR'S STARK, FLORES &
PROCHNOW LAND V'BALL SCHOLARSHIPS
SAN MARCOS (6-14-2016) -
Three sophomores from coach Karl Seiler's 2015
Palomar women's indoor volleyball team have landed
scholarships to NCAA Division II colleges.
Madi Stark, an outside hitter/opposite
who was a two-time first-team All-Pacific Coast Athletic
Conference selection, is transferring to Holy Names University
Bethany Prochnow, a middle blocker who
won second-team All-PCAC honors last fall, received her
scholarship to Coker University in Hartsville, South Carolina.
And Vanessa Flores, a defensive
specialist who was an All-PCAC honorable mention selection, also
is transferring to Holy Names.
Four members of the 2015 Palomar indoor
team have now moved on the the Division I or Division II levels
Kelli Iverson, an outside hitter from
Christian Life Academy in Escondido and a two-time All-PCAC
selection, accepted a scholarship to Division I Grand
Canyon University at the semester in January. Iverson played
beach volleyball for the the Antelopes in the spring and will
play two seasons of indoor volleyball beginning this fall.
Stark and Prochnow are both
Elsinore High School products. Flores prepped at
Whittier High School.
57 PALOMAR SPRING
ATHLETES EARN PCAC ACADEMIC HONORS
SAN MARCOS (6-23-2016) -
Palomar has landed 57 in-season spring-sport
athletes on the All-Pacific Coast Athletic
Conference Scholar-Athlete team.
Minimum qualifications for the award
include successful participation on an intercollegiate athletic
team and completion of at-least 12 semester units with at least
a 3.0 grade-point average.
Nine in-season athletes achieved
perfect 4.0 grade-point averages -- Joel Mitchell (baseball);
Kelsey Payne (beach volleyball); Mitchell Kwee, Connor Sims and
Max Wittmack (men's golf); Nicholas Hendricks, Hayden McCauley
and Paul Shaner (men's swimming); and Ahmed Khalil (men's
Baseball landed 18 student athletes on
the team, followed by men's swimming (10), softball (7), women's
swimming (7), men's golf (5), men's volleyball (4), men's tennis
(3), beach volleyball (2) and women's track & field (1).
Baseball produced the highest team
grade-point average, 3.17, with women's swimming (3.12) and
men's swimming (3.01) also topping the 3.0 mark.
BASEBALL (18): Mike Benson, Tom
Brunansky, Grant Buck, Sam Casinelli, Nashea Diggs, Mitch
Gallagher, Chase Grant, Mitchell Hayes, Nick Holm, Carter
Johnson, Troy Lamparello, John McKay, Kyle McKean, Efrain
Medina, Joel Mitchell, Shane Olsen, Marc Sauceda, Matt Wezniak
MEN'S SWIMMING (10): Tristin D'Ambrosi,
Elijia Foley, Nicholas Hendricks, Martin Jarquin, Travis Lane,
Hayden McCauley, Ryan McCauley, Paul Shaner, Tim Sheehy, Zach
SOFTBALL (7): Hanna Collins-MacDonald,
Trinity Fa'asua, Taylour Fa'asua, Jordan Files, Marisa Herrera,
Kealani Leonui, Bailey Romano
WOMEN'S SWIMMING (7): Morgan Brown,
Paulina Dehaan, Dallas Fatseas, Lucy Gates, Michelle Jacob,
Kendyl Mundt, Alice Percoraro
MEN'S GOLF (5): Christian Guerzon,
Mitchell Kwee, Fredrick MacKenzie, Connor Sims, Max Wittmack
MEN'S VOLLEYBALL (4): Tyler Baker,
Tyler Hedley, Ahmed Khalil, Jorge Leos
MEN'S TENNIS (3): Adam Lippert, Peter
Trhac, Dean Vo
BEACH VOLLEYBALL (2): Kelsey Payne,
WOMEN'S TRACK & FIELD (1): Melissa
SALADINO GOES 2-FOR-4 WITH
HOME RUN AND 4 RBI'S FOR WHITE SOX
CHICAGO (6-15-2016) - Tyler
Saladino, the 2009 Pacific Coast Athletic Conference
Player of the Year as a Palomar sophomore, had a big
game Tuesday night for the Chicago White Sox.
Saladino went 2-for-4 with a home run
and 4 RBIs in an 11-8 loss to the Detroit Tigers.