2 SHUTOUTS & 1 NO-HITTER!!

By William

HUTCHINSON – The Central Kansas Crushers 10U baseball team based in Inman opened their 2020 season with exciting fashion as them held on to gain one victory before shutting out two straight opponents and start the summer by going 3-0 at Fun Valley in Hutchinson.

In game one on Saturday, the 10U Crushers scored two runs in the third before adding one each in the fourth and fifth to compensate for two runs given up to the Newton Baseball Club, giving them a 4-2 opening season victory.

Tracer Wells was the lone Crusher to have two hits while Jayce Jennings stole three bases and Colton Griffin swiped a pair to lead the offensive attack of seven hits.

No pitching stats were available for the first game.

Easton Diasio and Zander Zahradinik combined to throw a no-hit shutout in the second game on Saturday against the Buhler Nationals as the 10U Crushers scored a 5-0 victory.

Diasio threw three innings of no-hit baseball while striking seven and walking just a pair. Zahradinik came in a closed things out for the 10U Crushers by not giving up a hit, walking two and striking out two.

Tracer Wells, Zahradinik, Diasio, Jayce Jennings and Colton Griffin each had a hit for the 10U Crushers. The Crushers stole a whopping 11 bases on the Nationals with Tracer Wells getting credit for three while Jennings, Diasio, Griffin and Zahradinik each had a pair.

The 10U Crushers closed out the outstanding weekend on Sunday with another shutout victory, this time it was a 6-0 win over the Hutchinson Hornets.

Six different Crushers connected for the teams six hits while once again they ran wild on the base paths as they stole 10 bases, led by Zahradinik getting three and Hayden Gehring swiping two.

No pitching stats were available for the weekend finale.

The Central Kansas Crushers 10U team is now 3-0 for the season and have a home game scheduled on Saturday, June 6 before traveling to Great Bend to play on Sunday, June 7.

GAME # 1 – vs. NEWTON BASEBALL CLUB, SATURDAY, MARCH 30:

1          2          3          4          5          6          R          H         E

Newton           0          0          0          1          1          0          2          5          3

10U CRUSHERS 0        0          2          1          1          X          4          7          1

CRUSHERS 10U HITTING {AB-R-H-RBI-BB}: Bentley Konen 3-0-1-1-0; Tracer Wells 3-0-2-1-0; Hayden Gehring 3-0-0-0-0; Zander Zahradinik 1-1-0-0-1; Easton Diasio 2-0-1-1-0; Landry Schissler 2-0-1-0-0; Jaxon Euwer 2-0-0-0-0; D.C. Burns 1-1-0-0-0; Jayce Jennings 1-1-1-0-1; Colton Griffin 1-1-1-1-1. TEAM HITTING: 19-4-7-4-3.

Stolen Bases: Jayce Jennings 3; Colton Griffin 2, Zander Zahradinik.

CRUSHERS 10U PITCHING: Pitching Stats not available.

GAME # 2 – vs. BUHLER NATIONALS, SATURDAY, MAY 30:

1          2          3          4          5          6          R          H         E

Buhler 0          0          0          0          X          X          0          0          0

10U     1          2          2          X          X          X          5          5          1

CRUSHERS 10U HITTING {AB-R-H-RBI-BB}: Bentley Konen 2-0-0-0-0; Tracer Wells 1-2-1-0-1; Hayden Gehring 2-0-0-0-0; Zander Zahradinik 1-1-1-1-0; Easton Diasio 1-0-1-2-1; Landry Schissler 2-0-0-0-0; Jaxon Euwer 2-0-0-0-0; D.C. Burns 0-0-0-0-1; Jayce Jennings 1-1-1-0-0; Colton Griffin 1-1-1-0-0. TEAM HITTING: 13-5-5-3-3.

Stolen Bases: Tracer Wells 3, Easton Diasio 2, Colton Griffin 2, Jayce Jennings 2, Zander Zahradinik 2.

CRUSHERS 10U PITCHING {IP-P-S-H-R-ER-SO-BB}: Easton Diasio 3.0-54-31-0-0-0-7-3; Zander Zahradinik 0.2-19-8-0-0-0-2-2. TEAM PITCHING: 4.0-88-39-0-0-0-10-6.

GAME # 3 – vs. HUTCHINSON HORNETS, SUNDAY, MAY 31:

1          2          3          4          5          6          R          H         E

Hornets           0          0          0          X          X          X          0          3          1

CRUSHERS 10U2         3          1          X          X          X          6          6          0

CRUSHERS 10U HITTING {AB-R-H-RBI-BB}: Bentley Konen 2-1-1-2-0;  Tracer Wells 0-0-0-0-1; Hayden Gehring 2-1-1-2-0; Zander Zahradinik 1-1-1-0-1; Easton Diasio 2-0-1-0-0; Landry Schissler 0-1-0-0-2; Jaxon Euwer 2-0-0-0-0; D.C. Burns 1-1-0-0-1; Jayce Jennings 2-0-1-1-0; Colton Griffin 2-1-1-0-0. TEAM HITTING: 14-6-6-4-5.

Stolen Bases: Zander Zahradinik 3; Hayden Gehring 2; D.C. Burns, Easton Diasio, Jayce Jennings, Bentley Konen, Landry Schissler all had 1.

CRUSHERS 10U PITCHING – Pitching Stats were not available.

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