NOW 13-5-1 FOR THE SEASON!

By William

INMAN – The Central Kansas 14U Lady Crushers softball team took the field five times over the weekend and finished 3-2 overall between games on Saturday and Sunday.

It was a bit rough on Saturday as the Lady Crushers scored a victory over the Cowley County Chaos before dropping two straight games to the Sluggers Lance and the Wichita Rebels.

Bouncing back on Sunday, the Lady Crushers closed out the weekend with wins over the Kansas Nitro and G2 Heat.

Here are game summaries plus individual and team stats for each game for the 14U Lady Crushers:

GAME 1 – vs. Cowley County Chaos, Saturday, June 6:

The 14U Lady Crushers started out the weekend with a 5-2 win over the Cowley County Chaos. After falling behind 2-0 after three innings, the Lady Crushers pushed across three runs in the fourth and another pair in the fifth to score the victory.

Addison Chapman and Jayden Orth led the Lady Crusher eight hit offense by each getting a pair of hits while Haely Hagemann made her one hit count by pounding out a triple.

Kaci Young took the mound for the Lady Crushers and pitched all five innings, giving up just a pair of hits, two runs of which neither were earned and striking out nine while walking just one.

1          2          3          4          5          6          7          R          H         E

14U     0          0          0          3          2          X          X          5          8          1

Chaos  0          0          2          0          0          X          X          2          2          0

CENTRAL KANSAS 14U LADY CRUSHERS HITTING {AB-R-H-RBI-BB}: Adi Acala 2-0-0-0-1; Addison Chapman 3-1-2-0-0; Kaci Young 3-0-0-0-0; Haely Hagemann 2-2-1-1-1; Jayden Orth 3-1-2-1-0; Brett Young 3-1-1-0-0; Kohlbie Craft 2-0-1-1-0; Emma Boese 1-0-1-0-1; Adalyn Herrera 2-0-0-0-0; Adelyn Barrow 2-0-0-0-0. TEAM TOTALS: 23-5-8-3-3.

Triple: Haely Hagemann 1. Stolen Bases: Addison Chapman 1.

CENTRAL KANSAS 14U LADY CRUSHERS PITCHING {IP-P-ST-H-R-ER-SO-BB}: Kaci Young 5.0-80-54-2-2-0-9-1.

GAME 2 – vs. Sluggers Lance, Saturday, June 6:

The 14U Lady Crushers lost their first game of the weekend when the Sluggers Lance beat them 8-5 in the second outing on Saturday.

The Sluggers scored twice in the first, once in the third, and twice again in the fourth before putting three more runs on the board in the fifth to ice the game. The Lady Crushers scored just once in the first, once in the third before knotting the game up with three runs in the fourth.

Despite scoring just five runs, the Lady Crushers pounded out 12 hits in the contest, led by Adelyn Barrow, Adalyn Herrera, Jayden Orth, Haely Hagemann and Kaci Young all getting a pair of hits each. Emma Boese hit for a triple while Kaci Young accounted for two of the five runs batted in.

Addison Chapman went the distance on the mound for the Lady Crushers, giving up eight hits and eight runs of which only two were earned while striking out six.

1          2          3          4          5          6          7          R          H         E

Slgers  2          0          1          2          3          X          X          8          8          0

14U     1          0          1          3          0          X          X          5          12        2

CENTRAL KANSAS 14U LADY CRUSHERS HITTING {AB-R-H-RBI-BB}: Adi Acala 3-0-0-0-0; Addison Chapman 2-1-1-0-1; Kaci Young 3-0-2-2-0; Haely Hagemann 3-1-2-0-0; Jayden Orth 3-0-2-1-0; Brett Young 3-0-0-0-0; Kohlbie Craft 3-0-0-0-0; Emma Boese 3-1-1-0-0; Adalyn Herrera 2-1-2-1-0; Adelyn Barrow 2-1-2-0-0. TEAM TOTALS: 27-5-12-4-1.

Triple: Emma Boese. Stolen Bases: Addison Chapman.

CENTRAL KANSAS 14U LADY CRUSHERS PITCHING {IP-P-ST-H-R-ER-SO-BB}: Addison Chapman 5.0-84-49-8-8-2-6-2.

GAME 3 – vs. Wichita Rebels, Saturday, June 6:

In the final game on Saturday, the 14U Lady Crushers lost for the second time in a row when they dropped a 9-7 score to the Wichita Rebels. While the Lady Crushers put four runs up in the first and anther two in the second to take a 6-4 lead, the Rebels pushed across five runs in the third to edge out enough for the victory.

Addison Chapman and Adelyn Barrow led the Lady Crusher offense with each accounting for a pair of the teams seven total hits. Barrow and Kaci Young each hit for a double while Haely Hagemann accounted for three of the teams seven runs batted in.

Emma Boese took the mound to start for the 14U Lady Crushers while Adalyn Herrera closed it out as they combined to give up four hits, nine runs of which eight were earned, nine walks and a pair of strikeouts.

1          2          3          4          5          6          7          R          H         E

Rebels 4          0          5          X          X          X          X          9          4          1

14U     4          2          1          X          X          X          X          7          7          1

CENTRAL KANSAS 14U LADY CRUSHERS HITTING {AB-R-H-RBI-BB}: Adi Acala 1-1-0-0-1; Addison Chapman 2-2-2-1-1; Kaci Young 2-1-1-1-1; Haely Hagemann 2-0-0-3-0; Jayden Orth 1-1-0-0-1; Brett Young 1-0-1-1-0; Kohlbie Craft 2-1-0-0-0; Adalyn Herrera 1-0-0-0-1; Emma Boese 2-0-1-0-0; Adelyn Barrow 2-1-2-0-0. TEAM TOTALS: 16-7-7-6-5.

Doubles: Kaci Young, Adelyn Barrow 1. Stolen Bases: Brett Young 1.

CENTRAL KANSAS 14U LADY CRUSHERS PITCHING {IP-P-ST-H-R-ER-SO-BB}: Emma Boese 0.0-20-4-0-4-4-0-4; Adalyn Herrera 2.1-53-24-4-5-4-2-5. TEAM TOTALS: 2.1-73-28-4-9-8-2-9.

GAME 4 – vs. Kansas Nitro, Sunday, June 7:

A five run first inning helped propel the 14U Lady Crushers to an easy 10-4 victory in their fourth game of the weekend and first game on Sunday over the Kansas Nitro.

The team knocked out nine hits for the game, led by Addison Chapman, Kaci Young, and Brett Young with two each. Jayden Orth and Brett Young were both credited with three runs batted in while Kohlbie Craft and Emma Boese each knocked across a pair. Orth also scored three of the team’s 10 runs.

Addison Chapman took the mound for the 14U Lady Crushers and pitched all four innings, giving up just one hit, four runs and one walk while striking out seven.

1          2          3          4          5          6          7          R          H         E

Nitro   3          0          0          1          X          X          X          4          1          5

14U     5          0          3          2          X          X          X          10        9          2

CENTRAL KANSAS 14U LADY CRUSHERS HITTING {AB-R-H-RBI-BB}: Adi Acala 2-0-0-0-1; Addison Chapman 2-1-2-0-0; Kaci Young 3-2-2-0-0; Haely Hagemann 1-2-0-0-2; Jayden Orth 3-3-1-3-0; Brett Young 3-2-2-3-0; Kohlbie Craft 3-0-1-2-0; Emma Boese 2-0-1-2-0; Adalyn Herrera 1-0-0-0-1; Adelyn Barrow 2-0-0-0-0. TEAM TOTALS: 22-10-9-10-4.

CENTRAL KANSAS 14U LADY CRUSHERS PITCHING {IP-P-ST-H-R-ER-SO-BB}: Addison Chapman 4.0-54-34-1-4-1-7-1.

GAME 5 – vs. G2 Heat, Sunday, June 7:

In the final game of the weekend, the 14U Lady Crushers scored a 5-0 shutout victory over the G2 Heat to finish the five-game stretch at 3-2.

The Lady Crushers scored four runs in the third inning to seal the game.

Seven different players scored a base hit in the game, with Adi Acala turning her hit into a double while Brett Young stole a base. Kaci Young got credit for two runs batted in while working the mound for the Lady Crushers. Young pitched all four innings, giving up just two hits while walking just two and striking out eight.

1          2          3          4          5          6          7          R          H         E

14U     0          1          4          0          X          X          X          5          7          1

Heat    0          0          0          0          X          X          X          0          2          0

CENTRAL KANSAS 14U LADY CRUSHERS HITTING {AB-R-H-RBI-BB}: Adi Acala 3-1-1-0-0; Addison Chapman 2-1-1-0-1; Kaci Young 3-1-1-2-0; Haely Hagemann 3-1-1-0-0; Jayden Orth 2-0-1-1-0; Brett Young 0-1-0-0-2; Kohlbie Craft 1-0-1-2-0; Adalyn Herrera 1-0-0-0-1; Emma Boese 2-0-0-0-0; Adelyn Barrow 2-0-1-0-0. TEAM TOTALS: 19-5-7-5-4.

Doubles: Adi Acala. Stolen Bases: Brett Young.

CENTRAL KANSAS 14U LADY CRUSHERS PITCHING {IP-P-ST-H-R-ER-SO-BB}: Kaci Young 3.2-79-54-2-0-0-8-2.

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