By William

HUTCHINSON – The 10U Central Kansas Crushers baseball team scored a doubleheader sweep on Tuesday evening at Fun Valley in Hutchinson over the Hutchinson Hornets.

In game one the 10U Crushers rode a three-inning no-hitter by Tracer Wells on their way to a 17-1 pounding of the Hornets before coming back in the second game with a 13-3 win helped by 16 stolen bases.

For the season the 10U Crushers are 14-8-1.

Full game summaries as well as team and individual stats (thanks to game changer) are as follows:

GAME 1 – vs. Hutchinson Hornets, Tuesday, July 7 at Fun Valley:

In game one of the Tuesday doubleheader at Fun Valley in Hutchinson, the 10U Central Kansas Crushers hammered out 17 runs in just three innings to score a 17-1, no-hit victory over the Hutchinson Hornets.

The Crushers scored five runs in the first inning before pouring across six runs in each of the second and third innings while hammering out 16 hits for the game.

Tracer Wells threw a three inning no-hitter while giving up just one run, walking five and striking out seven.

Colton Griffin had a huge night as both his hits went for home runs while Zander Zahradinik, Easton Diasio, D.C. Burns, Hayden Gehring, Bentley Konen and Jaxon Euwer all had two hits as well. Diasio and Euwer each hit doubles while Burns pounded out a triple and Konen hit the team’s third home run.

The Crushers also stole 11 bases in the game, led by Hayden Gehring with four.

1          2          3          4          5          6          R          H         E

10U CRUSHERS5         6          6          X          X          X          17        16        0

Hornets           0          0          1          X          X          X          1          0          1

10U CRUSHERS HITTING {AB-R-H-RBI-BB}: Zander Zahradinik 2-3-2-1-1; Easton Diasio 2-2-2-2-1; D.C. Burns 2-2-2-3-0; Hayden Gehring 2-2-2-2-0; Jayce Jennings 2-0-1-1-0; Colton Griffin 2-2-2-3-0; Tracer Wells 1-1-0-0-1; Landry Schissler 2-1-1-0-0; Bentley Konen 2-2-2-3-0; Jaxon Euwer 2-2-2-1-0. TEAM TOTALS: 19-17-16-16-3.

DOUBLES (3): Easton Diasio – 2; Jaxon Euwer – 1. TRIPLES (1): D.C. Burns – 1. HOME RUNS (3): Colton Griffin – 2; Bentley Konen – 1. STOLEN BASES (11): Hayden Gehring – 4; Jaxon Euwer, Zander Zahradinik – 2; Landry Schissler, Tracer Wells, Easton Diasio – 1.

10U CRUSHERS PITCHING {IP-P-ST-H-R-ER-SO-BB}: Tracer Wells 3.0-70-36-0-1-1-7-5.

GAME 2 – vs. Hutchinson Hornets, Tuesday, July 7 at Fun Valley:

The 10U Crushers completed the doubleheader sweep with a 13-3 win in game two over the Hutchinson Hornets despite only getting seven hits. The Crushers took advantage of two defense errors and seven walks by the Hornets to put seven runs in the scorebook in the first inning and then adding five in the second and another run in the third for the 10 run win.

No Crusher player had more than one hit though Tracer Wells hit a two-run homer and D.C. Burns pounded out a three-run home run while Easton Diasio hit for a triple and Bentley Konen had a double. The 10U Crushers stole a whopping 16 bases in the three innings, with Hayden Gehring leading the way with four, giving him eight in two games, while Jayce Jennings stole three and three Crushers swiped two.

Easton Diasio, Jayce Jennings and D.C. Burns all worked the mound, giving up just two hits and three runs while walking six and striking out eight, five of which came from the arm of Jayce Jennings.

1          2          3          4          5          6          R          H         E

Hornets           2          1          0          X          X          X          3          2          2

10U CRUSHERS7         5          1          X          X          X          13        7          1

10U CRUSHERS HITTING {AB-R-H-RBI-BB}: Zander Zahradinik 2-1-1-0-0; Easton Diasio 1-2-1-1-1; D.C. Burns 1-2-1-3-1; Hayden Gehring 1-2-1-0-1; Jayce Jennings 1-1-0-0-1; Colton Griffin 1-2-1-0-1; Tracer Wells 1-1-1-2-1; Landry Schissler 0-1-0-0-1; Bentley Konen 1-1-1-1-0; Jaxon Euwer 1-0-0-1-0. TEAM TOTALS: 10-13-7-8-7.

DOUBLES (1): Bentley Konen – 1. TRIPLES (1): Easton Diasio – 1. HOME RUNS (2): Tracer Wells, D.C. Burns – 1. STOLEN BASES (16): Hayden Gehring – 4; Jayce Jennings – 3; Tracer Wells, Landry Schissler, Zander Zahradinik – 2; Easton Diasio, Colton Griffin, Bentley Konen – 1.
10U CRUSHERS PITCHING {IP-P-ST-H-R-ER-SO-BB}: Easton Diasio 0.1-5-1-0-1-1-0-1; Jayce Jennings 1.2-53-26-2-2-2-5-5; D.C. Burns 1.0-18-11-0-0-0-3-0. TEAM TOTALS: 3.0-76-38-2-3-3-8-6.

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