RIO HONDO 11, BARSTOW 0: At Barstow, A shorthanded Barstow Community College softball team fell in Foothill Conference action on Wednesday.


The Vikings lost players to a broken pinky and family issues this week reducing them to the minimum roster of nine players. Brynna Laidler led BCC with a triple and Gabrielle Bartkowski added a double in the game.


Barstow is now 0-12 in conference play and didn't compete in preseason games due to player conflicts and other issues. The Vikings will take on rival Victor Valley College at 3 p.m. on Friday at Barstow Community College.