The Pratt Community College men’s and women’s soccer teams were both in action over the weekend.
The Beaver men played a spring friendly match against Friends University. Declan Fitzpatrick scored the lone goal for the Beavers off of a Matt Price long throw in. The Falcons answered the goal to make the score 1-1, and the game finished in a tie as neither team could come up with a winner.
"It was an impressive display by the men as they were in control for most of the game," said Assistant Coach Mike Daniels.
As the sun begins to set on her freshman season at Pratt Community College, Krystal Rivera is starting to shine her brightest on the track.
Rivera set two more personal best times at the K.T. Woodman Classic hosted by Wichita State over the weekend. Rivera was the first of three Beavers to cross the line in the 800 meter run, placing third while her teammates, Elisabeth Richins and Divina Flores, finished right behind in fourth and fifth among NJCAA runners.
The Pratt Community College track teams competed at the eight-team Hutchinson Invitational on Thursday. The men scored 32 points on the day while the short-handed women's crew tallied 28. Both team totals far exceed any point totals by last year's Beaver squad.
Game 1: Beavers 1 Enid 6 Loss (13-20; conf 6-10)
The Pratt Community College Beavers sent freshman Nathan Roth to the mound to start the day against Northern Oklahoma College - Enid. Big Daddy Roth would only go 4.2 IP striking out one and allowing five runs (two were earned). Following Big Daddy was sophomore Colton Glover (Shreveport, La.) Grandpa, who went 0.2 IP allowing 0 runs. Coming in after Grandpa was Hayden Brauser who continued his solid freshman campaign by going 1.2 IP allowing 0 runs and 0 walks.
The Pratt Community College softball team collected five hits, but fell 9-1 to Hutchinson at Pratt on Monday.
Hutchinson couldn't get anything going as long as Emily Wooldridge was pitching. Wooldridge held Hutchinson hitless over 1 2/3 innings, allowed no earned runs, walked none and struck out one.
H Kelley recorded the win for Hutchinson. She allowed one run over five innings. She struck out six, walked one and surrendered five hits.
Hutchinson was sparked by S Loos and H Kelley, who teamed up for three hits and four RBIs.
The Pratt Community College softball team fell 16-1 to Butler at El Dorado on Wednesday.
K McMullin got the win for Butler. She allowed one run over five innings. She struck out 10, walked three and surrendered three hits. Lauryn Schooler took the loss for The Beavers. She allowed six runs in one inning, walked three and struck out none.
Butler added eight more runs in the bottom of the second. G Bogle's single got things going, bringing home M Heckart. The Beavers scored its only run of the game on an error in the fifth inning.
After coming off a tough sweep at Hutch, Pratt Community College baseball turned to red shirt freshman Kane McCarthy to turn things around on Tuesday versus Garden City.
McCarthy would continue to play his hot hand going 5.0 innings pitched striking out two, walking one, and allowing only two runs. His masterful pitching gave the Beavers exactly what they needed to be successful. McCarthy would allow the Beaver offense to get things going.
The Pratt Community College men’s basketball team ended their season Friday night at Koch Arena on the campus of Wichita State University at the hands of the Dodge City Community College Conquistadors in the Final Four of the NJCAA Region VI Tournament.