We would like to announce the start of softball in the fall of 2021. We are excited to announce that Coach Jesse Quintero would also add Head softball coach to his duties at CMU. He is bringing along Coach Anthony Chavez to assist in starting the brand new program.
The coaches are in full recruit mode for the fall of 2021. They have attended several recruiting camps to have a competitive team right away. They are looking for student-athletes to join the brand- new program and make history.
Coach Quintero is bringing along the aggressive style that he has on the baseball field to the softball field. Coach Chavez is bringing his experience and knowledge from his playing days to the softball field. The coaches are excited to finally bring a softball team and a winning attitude to CMU!
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About Coach Jesse Quintero
Coach Jesse Quintero attended Jordan High School where he played baseball. He played three years on the varsity and helped lead the Panthers to two playoffs appearances. He graduated in 2007 holding the record for highest batting average in a single season. After graduating Coach Quintero got right into coaching. He started coaching the JV team at Long Beach Jordan. After one season coaching the JV team, he coached on the Varsity team for four years under Head Coach Marc Prager. In the summer of 2012, he started coaching a college summer team the East LA Dodgers. He coached the ELA Dodgers for 5 seasons winning multiple league titles along the way. During the summer of 2014 Coach Quintero got hired to be an assistant at Bristol University. He coached one season at Bristol leading the Bears to a 18-13-1 record.
During the spring of 2016 Coach Quintero was hired to be the head coach at California Miramar University. He was given the tough job of starting a college program. During the spring of 2017 he led the Fighting Falcons to a second-place finish in their conference. It was a successful first season. During the summer of 2017 he coached the Rocketshots of the SDCCL were they won their league but unfortunately lost in the championship. In the spring of 2018, the Fighting Falcons finished 21-14 and again finishing second in their conference. After a strong recruiting class, the Falcons led by their head Coach Jesse Quintero were finally ready to compete for a championship.
During the 2019 season the Fighting Falcons won their conference. In the regionals the went 4-1 and advanced to the World Series. Unfortunately, they lost in two games. During the Covid shorted 2020 season the Falcons were ranked in the top 15 when the season ended. In the spring of 2020 Coach Quintero was handed the Head Softball job at Miramar were again he is expected to have a team by the fall of 2021.
About Coach Anthony Chavez
Coach Anthony Chavez is entering his 1st season coaching with the Fighting Falcons. Coach Chavez attended East Los Angeles College where he played 2 years of baseball as a pitcher. Coach Chavez played his summer with the ELA Dodgers and Rocketshots. In the summer of 2017 Coach Chavez made the SDCLL Allstar team.
Coach Chavez transferred to California Miramar University and began playing for the baseball team. Establishing himself as the starting pitcher for the Fighting Falcons. In his first year at California Miramar University he received Pitcher of the year and King of the Hill. Coach Chavez graduated holding several pitching records at CMU.