An unexpected run. A pleasant surprise. Exciting times for our girls. These are some of the comments you hear around campus when talking about our softball team.
The Mount Miguel Matadors will be playing for a spot in the Division V CIF championship game today as they take on the Knights of Foothills Christian at noon today from the Santee Sports Complex.
The Matadors had a solid season that saw them qualify as the fifth seed. The goal was to qualify for CIF for first year head coach Kevin Darby. This recent run that has them dominating the competition is exceeding everyone's expectations.
"You always want to win. Winning is always the final goal of any season," Darby explained. "The girls have just brought themselves together defensively. We're just on fire with the bats."
The Matadors' regular season schedule included quality opponents from lower...