Lugar, Strong continue careers
- Clackamas Review - Sports
Clackamas Community College sophomores and Oregon City High School graduates Mary Lugar and Rachel Strong have signed letters of intent to continue their softball and academic careers at four-year colleges.
Strong, a two-time NWAACC All-Southern Region selection at catcher, is headed to College of Idaho. Lugar (utility) has signed with Concordia University.
Lugar and Strong helped lead CCC to the 2010 Southern Region title, a combined 54-21 record over two seasons, and third- and seventh place finishes at the NWAACC Softball Championships.
Concordia and College of Idaho are both members of the NAIA Cascade Collegiate Conference. Concordia placed third in the conference with a 15-9 record (22-15) during the past season; Idaho (24-16, 14-10) placed fourth in the conference.