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SOFTBALL: Southwest vs. San Benito regional semifinal photo gallery, May 17, 2014

Southwest's Amanda Sanchez (second from right) came on the Saints' radar because of her multiplicity of skills.

Photos taken by KJ Toso. For more photos or to purchase photos, please visit: http://kjtoso.photoshelter.com

 

Region IV semifinal, Game 2 at Vernie and Blanche Hubert Field, University of Texas A&M-Kingsville

Southwest center fielder Liz Phillips and right fielder Faith Aguilar in their pre-inning ritual, before the seventh inning in Game 2.

Southwest center fielder Liz Phillips and right fielder Faith Aguilar in their pre-inning ritual, before the seventh inning in Game 2.

Dragons junior pitcher Caitilin Terrazas limited San Benito to one run over the last four innings.

Dragons junior pitcher Caitilin Terrazas limited San Benito to one run over the last four innings.

 

Teammates congratulate Gabby Flores after her three-run home run in the third inning.

Teammates congratulate Gabby Flores after her three-run home run in the third inning.

Dragons senior catcher Gabby Flores contributed an RBI single in the second inning.

Dragons senior catcher Gabby Flores contributed an RBI single in the second inning.

Liz Phillips delivers an RBI single to feed the Dragons' seven-run, third-inning rally.

Liz Phillips delivers an RBI single to feed the Dragons’ seven-run, third-inning rally.

Southwest junior Caitlin Terrazas delivers a pitch against San Benito.

Southwest junior Caitlin Terrazas delivers a pitch against San Benito.

Kristal Salinas, Faith Aguilar, Amanda Sanchez and Yanira Fernandez (from left to right) share their enthusiasm over a remarkable catch. Salinas backpedaled to the outfield grass to corral the ball, but it popped out of her glove. Sanchez caught the ball in the air for the key out in the sixth inning.

Kristal Salinas, Faith Aguilar, Amanda Sanchez and Yanira Fernandez (from left to right) share their enthusiasm over a remarkable catch. Salinas backpedaled to the outfield grass to corral the ball, but it popped out of her glove. Sanchez caught the ball in the air for the key out in the sixth inning.

Gabby Flores heads for third base on her way to home plate after hitting a three-run home run.

Gabby Flores heads for third base on her way to home plate after hitting a three-run home run.

Southwest senior center fielder Liz Phillips broke out of a hitting slump in Game 1 vs. San Benito with an RBI double and 2-run home run.

Southwest senior center fielder Liz Phillips broke out of a hitting slump in Game 1 vs. San Benito with an RBI double and 2-run home run.

Southwest senior catcher Gabby Flores rejoices over the Dragons' series sweep of San Benito.

Southwest senior catcher Gabby Flores rejoices over the Dragons’ series sweep of San Benito.

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About Mike Considine (1293 Articles)
I started this blog as an extension of the sports stories I've been doing as an independent contractor for the Southside Reporter the past five years. I've been a sportswriter for more than 35 years, including two stints with the late, lamented San Antonio Light. I cover high school football for the San Antonio Express-News in the fall. My purpose, in creating this blog, is to shine a light on the athletic achievements of teams and athletes on the south side of San Antonio.

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