BSAA Softball Teams Make Up Rained-Outs
Over the past two weeks, the 12-U Smashers have had to make up several games due to rain. The end of the season is looming and the league is trying to get all the games in before the summer heat.
On Monday the 15th, the Smashers had a match up with the Diamonds. The Diamonds won by one run, 9-8. Grace Simmons pitched for the Diamonds. She had a strikeout. Brooklyn Baldwin and Luci Grinder each pitched for an inning and had a strikeout a piece. Kenzie Black pitched 1 inning with two strikeouts.
While at bat for the Diamonds, Harlie Ivey singled and scored. Ariana Hodge doubled and scored. Maggie Clark, Aubrey Holland and Kendall Quinn each scored a run. Emma Reese singled, doubled and scored. Megan Schelling scored twice and Rachel Drake singled and scored one for the Diamonds.
Thursday the 18th was a game between the Smashers and the Shamrocks. Luci Grinder had three strikeouts in two innings and Kenzie Black had six strikeouts in two innings. Madeline Barnett was on the mound for the Shamrocks and she had four strikeouts for the game. The Smashers won 12-5.
Scoring a run and singling for the Shamrocks was Madden Hansen and Mia Thompson. Madeline Barnett and Margaret Jordan each scored a run. Katie Green and Bailey Elliott singled for the game. Charlotte Winkler hit a double. aLead off batter Brooklyn Baldwin scored 3 times. Kenzie Black doubled, singled and scored 3 runs. Luci Grinder singled, hit a home run and scored three runs. Reese Anderson got a home run and scored a run. Taylor Tanksley hit two singles and a double. Lizzy Meacham and Hannah McCormick each singled. Eva Meacham and Emilia Egbert singled and scored.
Saturday the 20th started off hot, but ended with rain and an abbreviated game between the Smashers and the Shamrocks. The final score was 8-2 in the Smashers favor.
Madeline Barnett and Jayden Surrat each singled and scored for the Shamrocks. Additionally, Mia Thompson, Natalie White, Bailey Elliott and Margaret Jordan all singled.
Scoring a run for the Smashers was Brooklyn Baldwin. Kenzie Black hit a home run and scored. Luci Grinder doubled and scored. Reese Anderson hit two singles and scored. Tayler Tanksley hit a single. Lizzy Meacham doubled and scored. Hannah McCormick, Emilia Egbert and Eva Meacham singled and each scored a run.
Quick turn around to Sunday the 21st for a make up game between the Smashers and the Shamrocks. Pitching for the Shamrocks was Sloane Hansen for three innings and Bailey Elliott for the last inning. On the mound for the Smashers was Kenzie Black who pitched two innings and had two strikeouts and Brooklyn Baldwin who pitched one inning and had a strikeout.
For the Shamrocks, Madden Hansen hit a single and scored a run. Sloane Hansen and Bailey Elliott singled and scored two a piece. Emma Reese and Charlotte Winkler doubled and scored twice. Natalie White doubled, singled and scored a run.
Leading off the Smashers was Brooklyn Baldwin who scored twice, as did Kenzie Black. Hitting two singles, a double and scoring three times was Luci Grinder. Reese Anderson scored three runs. Tayler Tanksley singled. Lizzy Meacham doubled and scored two runs. Hannah McCormick hit two singles and scored two runs. Eva Meacham singled and scored a run.