Lady Jaguar  Softball

Your 2016 Coast Conference Champions !!! 


Welcome to the San Jose City College Softball website. We are located in the heart of San Jose and offer you an opportunity to continue your education at a higher level. The Softball program is well known for excellent academic success and we take pride in student-athletes transferring to universities with an A.A. or A.S. degree.  Many of our  student-athletes achieve a 3.0 GPA or higher during their educational career at San Jose City College.  Athletically, the San Jose City College Softball team is very competitive and over the past 25 years has had a winning season every year. With nine Coast Conference Championships, 22 years of advancing to the California Community College Sweet 16 Regional Championships, and appearing in back to back State Championships where they achieve a 4th place finish, the teams over the years have built a winning tradition.  We would like to extend to you the opportunity to become a part of this successful program both academically and athletically.  We invite you to fill out the recruitment form and start your college career on the right path.  Thank you for your interest in the San Jose City College Softball Program and Go Jags!

Please contact Head Softball Coach, Debbie Huntze-Rooney by sending an email to or call the office phone at (408) 288-3731.


Debbie Huntze-Rooney, Head Softball Coach

Debbie Huntze-Rooney is entering her 26th year as the Head Softball Coach for the Lady Jaguars. Debbie has led the Lady Jaguars to nine Coast Conference Championships, and has taken her teams to the State Regional playoffs 22 times. Debbie has also led the Lady Jags to the Elite Eight State Playoffs 2007-2008.

Debbie has guided the Lady Jaguars to a winning record every year. She has also received Coast Conference Coach-of-the-Year, and Northern California Coach–of-the-Year awards. This season she reached the 600th Victory milestone.

Coach Huntze-Rooney believes in academics first, and the Lady Jaguars set individual and team goals to reach a 3.0 GPA or higher. This year the Lady Jaguars are ranked 25th in the nation among community colleges with a 3.24 GPA . The Lady Jaguars have a high transfer rate to universities. Many of the Jags have moved onto four year institutions with academic or athletic scholarships, and have earned their degrees.

Debbie competed in Softball and Basketball at West Valley College, then transferred to Chico State where she played Softball and Field Hockey. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Physical Education and
a minor in English. She also had the opportunity to be an assistant coach at Chico State both in Softball and Field Hockey. Debbie moved to Southern California where she taught Physical Education, and coached Softball and Basketball at Serrano High School. She also completed her master's degree at Azusa Pacific University in Administration of Education.  

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  • 2016 Coast Conference Champions

  • Lady Jaguar Team GPA 3.367 for 2016

  • NFCA All American Scholar Athletes of 2016

​Maddie Carlson​Sophia Perea
​Jojo Castro​Adriana Ibarra
​Alyssa Vidal​Hannah Harris
​Destiny Garcia​Tatiana Venegas
  • All State: Adriana Ibarra

  • First Team All Conference: Maddie Carlson, Hannah Harris, Adriana Ibarra, Gaby Nowack, Kaddy Pizano, Tatiana Venegas

  • Second Team All Conference: Celeste Contreras, Justine Felix, Andrea Lopez

  • 9 Conference Championships: 1996, 1997, 2000, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2016

  • 22 Regional appearences

  • 2008 Final 8 in the State (4th Place)

  • 2007 Final 8 in the State







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Debbie Huntze-Rooney

Head Softball Coach

(408) 288-3731


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Destiny Garcia- Cal State East Bay

Justine Felix- San Francisco State

Claudia Garcia- Cal State East Bay


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