GALLIHER, KROL, CHEATHAM, CROON LEAD TEAM

By William

TOPEKA – The 18U Central Kansas Lady Crushers came through the loser bracket and won two straight games on Sunday over the previously unbeaten Missouri Stealth Blue to bring home the 2020 18U Northern National Championship.

18u LADY CRUSHERS CHAMPIONSHIP MEDAL

Here are game summaries as well as game changer team and individual stats from all eight games over the weekend for the 18U Lady Crushers.

GAME 1 – vs. Missouri Stealth Blue, Friday, July 24 at

The 18U Lady Crushers opened the weekend tournament losing 11-1 to the Missouri Blue Stealth on Friday.

Only Teegan Krol, Zizi Sebrant and Lexi Kendall had hits for the Lady Crushers as they also committed four errors on defense.

Jordan Galliher and Emma Brown split time on the mound and gave up eight hits nine earned runs while striking out four and walking five.

1          2          3          4          5          6          7          R          H         E

18U LDY CRSH 0          1          0          0          0          X          X          1          3          4

Stealth Blue     2          0          1          3          5          X          X          11        8          0

18U LADY CRUSHERS HITTING {AB-R-H-RBI-BB}: Haley Miller 2-0-0-0-1; Olivia Cheatham 2-0-0-0-0; Hailey Henson 2-0-0-0-0; Teegan Krol 2-0-1-0-0; Erin Durst 1-0-0-0-1; Hope Wehrman 2-0-0-0-0; Zizi Sebrant 2-0-1-0-0; Keira Sebrant 2-0-0-0-0; Lexi Kendall 1-0-1-0-1; Taryn Coon 0-1-0-0-0. TEAM TOTALS: 16-1-3-0-3.

STOLEN BASES (2): Hope Wehrman, Lexi Kendall – 1.

18U LADY CRUSHERS PITCHING {IP-P-ST-H-R-ER-SO-BB}: Jordan Galliher 3.1-81-50-6-6-4-4-2; Emma Brown 1.1-32-13-2-5-5-0-3. TEAM TOTALS: 4.2-113-63-8-11-9-4-5.

GAME 2 – vs. Exult, Friday, July 24:

In their second game on Friday, the Lady Crushers broke into the winning column with a 6-2 win over the Exult.

Haley Miller and Taryn Coon each had a pair of hits for the Lady Crushers with Teegan Krol hitting a double.

Emma Brown went 5.2 innings on the mound and gave up five hits but just one run while striking out three before Hailey Henson came on in relief.

1          2          3          4          5          6          7          R          H         E

18U LDY CRSH 1          0          3          0          2          0          X          6          8          2

Exult                1          0          0          0          0          1          X          2          6          4

18U LADY CRUSHERS HITTING {AB-R-H-RBI-BB}: Hailey Miller 4-1-2-0-0; Olivia Cheatham 4-1-0-0-0; Taryn Coon 2-2-2-2-1; Teegan Krol 3-1-1-2-0; Jordan Galliher 2-0-0-0-0; Hope Wehrman 1-1-1-1-0; Erin Durst 3-0-1-0-0; Zizi Sebrant 3-0-0-0-0; Keira Sebrant 3-0-0-0-0; Emma Brown 2-0-1-0-1. TEAM TOTALS: 27-6-8-5-2.

DOUBLES (1): Teegan Krol – 1. STOLEN BASES (3): Haley Miller – 2; Erin Durst – 1.

18U LADY CRUSHERS PITCHING {IP-P-ST-H-R-ER-SO-BB}: Hailey Henson 0.1-17-7-1-1-1-0-1; Emma Brown 5.2-84-52-5-1-1-3-1. TEAM TOTALS: 6.0-101-59-6-2-1-3-2.

GAME 3 – vs. Flint Hills Wind, Saturday, July 25:

The 18U Lady Crushers opened play on Saturday with a 20-0 stomping of the Flint Hills Wind as Jordan Galliher and Emma Brown combined to throw a no-hitter.

Galliher pitched three innings and threw 30 strikes out of just 44 pitches while striking out eight before Brown came in for the fourth inning and struck out two to close out the perfect game.

Offensively, the Lady Crushers hammered out 17 hits with Teegan Krol having a monster game as she pounded out three hits, scored three times and drove in seven runs thanks to a two-doubles and a grand slam home run. Olivia Cheatham also had three hits in the game with one being a triple. Haley Miller, Hope Wehrman, Erin Durst and Keira Sebrant also had two hits in the game as well with Sebrant and Durst each hitting for a double.

1          2          3          4          5          6          7          R          H         E

18U LDY CRSH 1          0          6          13        X          X          X          20        17        0

Flint Hills Wind0         0          0          0          X          X          X          0          0          4

18U LADY CRUSHERS HITTING {AB-R-H-RBI-BB}: Haley Miller 3-3-2-0-0; Hope Wehrman 4-3-2-0-0; Taryn Coon 4-2-1-1-0; Teegan Krol 4-3-3-7-0; Zizi Sebrant 3-2-1-1-1; Olivia Cheatham 4-3-3-2-0; Erin Durst 4-1-2-1-0; Keira Sebrant 3-0-2-2-0; Lexi Kendall 2-1-1-0-0; Hailey Henson 0-1-0-0-1; Emma Brown 0-1-0-0-0. TEAM TOTALS: 31-20-17-14-2.

DOUBLES (4): Teegan Krol – 2; Erin Durst, Keira Sebrant – 1. TRIPLES (1): Olivia Cheatham – 1. HOME RUNS (1): Teegan Krol – 1; STOLEN BASES (4): Taryn Coon – 2; Hailey Henson, Zizi Sebrant – 1.

18U LADY CRUSHERS PITCHING {IP-P-ST-H-R-ER-SO-BB}: Jordan Galliher 3.0-44-30-0-0-0-8-0; Emma Brown 1.0-14-9-0-0-0-2-0. TEAM TOTALS: 4.0-58-39-0-0-0-10-0.

GAME 4 – vs. Exult, Saturday, July 25:

The 18U Lady Crushers won their second game on Saturday and third in a row in the loser’s bracket when they defeated the Exult again, this time 4-1.

Haley Miller led the offense with three hits which included a double. Olivia Cheatham and Hailey Henson also had two hits in the game.

Jordan Galliher pitched a complete, seven-inning masterpiece as she threw 68 strikes out of 97 pitches, gave up just three hits and one run while walking one and striking out 13.

1          2          3          4          5          6          7          R          H         E

Exult                0          1          0          0          0          0          0          1          3          2

18U LDY CRSH 0          0          2          0          2          0          X          4          10        1

18U LADY CRUSHERS HITTING {AB-R-H-RBI-BB}:Haley Miller 4-1-3-0-0; Taryn Coon 3-1-1-0-1; Zizi Sebrant 3-0-1-0-0; Teegan Krol 3-0-0-0-0; Olivia Cheatham 3-1-2-0-0; Erin Durst 2-0-0-0-0; Emma Brown 1-0-1-1-0; Keira Sebrant 3-0-0-0-0; Hope Wehrman 2-0-0-0-0; Lexi Kendall 1-0-0-0-0; Hailey Henson 3-1-2-0-0. TEAM TOTALS: 28-4-10-1-1.

DOUBLES (1): Haley Miller – 1. STOLEN BASES (1): Haley Miller – 1.

18U LADY CRUSHERS PITCHING {IP-P-ST-H-R-ER-SO-BB}: Jordan Galliher 7.0-97-68-3-1-1-13-1.

GAME 5 – vs. Missouri Stealth Blue, Sunday, July 26:

Four errors on defense hurt the Lady Crushers in their first game on Sunday as they lost 6-4 to the Missour Stealth Blue.

Haley Miller, Taryn Coon, Teegan Krol and Keira Sebrant each had a hit for the Lady Crushers with Coon getting a double. Keira Sebrant had three stolen bases while Zizi Sebrant and Olivia Cheatham each had a pair as the Lady Crushers stole a total of nine bases in the game.

Emma Brown, Jordan Galliher and Keira Sebrant all spent time on the mound for the Lady Crushers as they combined to give up six runs on five hits while striking out nine.

1          2          3          4          5          6          7          R          H         E

18U LDY CRSH 0          3          0          0          1          0          0          4          4          4

Stealth Blue     3          1          0          2          0          0          X          6          5          2

18U LADY CRUSHERS HITTING {AB-R-H-RBI-BB}: Haley Miller 3-0-1-1-1; Taryn Coon 3-0-1-2-0; Hope Wehrman 3-0-0-0-1; Teegan Krol 4-0-1-0-0; Emma Brown 0-1-0-0-2; Keira Sebrant 1-1-1-0-1; Zizi Sebrant 3-1-0-0-1; Olivia Cheatham 3-0-0-0-1; Erin Durst 2-1-0-0-1; Hailey Henson 2-0-0-0-0; Lexi Kendall 1-0-0-0-0. TEAM TOTALS: 25-4-4-3-8.

DOUBLES (1): Taryn Coon – 1. STOLEN BASES (9): Keira Sebrant – 3; Zizi Sebrant, Olivia Cheatham – 2; Taryn Coon, Teegan Krol – 1.

18U LADY CRUSHERS PITCHING {IP-P-ST-H-R-ER-SO-BB}: Emma Brown 3.0-88-49-5-6-3-3-5; Jordan Galliher 1.2-22-17-0-0-0-4-0; Keira Sebrant 1.1-14-11-0-0-0-2-0. TEAM TOTALS: 6.0-124-77-5-6-3-9-5.

GAME 6 – vs. Exult, Sunday, July 26:

The Lady Crushers bounced back in their second game on Sunday as they scored an 8-1 victory over the Exult.

Jordan Galliher once again was sparkling on the mound as she pitched the first five innings and gave up just one hit while striking out nine before Emma Brown threw the final two innings in relief.

Haley Miller and Erin Durst each had a pair of hits to lead the offense with Durst hitting for a double and Miller pounding out a triple.

1          2          3          4          5          6          7          R          H         E

Exult                0          0          0          0          1          0          0          1          2          4

18U LDY CRSH 0          2          3          0          0          3          X          8          9          2

18U LADY CRUSHERS HITTING {AB-R-H-RBI-BB}: Haley Miller 4-2-2-0-0; Taryn Coon 2-1-1-0-2; Emma Brown 4-0-1-1-0; Teegan Krol 3-0-1-0-0; Zizi Sebrant 3-2-1-0-0; Erin Durst 3-1-2-1-0; Keira Sebrant 3-0-0-0-0; Hope Wehrman 0-0-0-0-2; Olivia Cheatham 1-1-1-1-0; Lexi Kendall 2-0-0-0-0; Hailey Henson 1-1-0-0-0. TEAM TOTALS: 26-8-9-3-4.

DOUBLES (1): Erin Durst – 1. TRIPLES (1): Haley Miller – 1. STOLEN BASES (3): Taryn Coon, Erin Durst, Haley Miller – 1.

18U LADY CRUSHERS PITCHING {IP-P-ST-H-R-ER-SO-BB}: Jordan Galliher 5.0-61-45-1-0-0-9-0; Emma Brown 2.0-40-23-1-1-1-0-1. TEAM TOTALS: 7.0-101-5=68-2-1-1-9-1.

GAME 7 – vs. Missouri Stealth Blue, Sunday, July 26:

In the first game of the championship bracket, the Lady Crushers finally broke through and defeated the Missouri Stealth Blue 10-9 after scoring nine runs in the first two innings and then hanging on through a late Stealth Blue seven runs in the fifth and sixth innings.

Jordan Galliher pitched the first 6.1 innings and gave up five hits and two earned runs while striking out seven before Emma Brown came on in relief to close out the game.

Haley Miller led the offense with three hits including a double, while Teegan Krol also had a pair of hits which also included a double. Zizi Sebrant also hit for a double in the win.

1          2          3          4          5          6          7          R          H         E

18U LDY CRSH 2          7          0          0          0          0          1          10        9          4

Stealth Blue     0          0          1          0          4          3          1          9          8          3

18U LADY CRUSHERS HITTING {AB-R-H-RBI-BB}: Haley Miller 5-2-3-2-0; Taryn Coon 2-1-0-0-3; Emma Brown 5-1-1-2-0; Jordan Galliher 0-0-0-0-0; Teegan Krol 4-1-2-1-0; Olivia Cheatham 4-0-0-0-0; Zizi Sebrant 1-1-1-0-3; Hope Wehrman 3-1-1-2-0; Erin Durst 1-2-0-0-0; Hailey Henson 2-1-0-0-1; Lexi Kendall 1-0-0-0-0; Keira Sebrant 4-0-1-1-0. TEAM TOTALS: 32-10-9-8-7.

DOUBLES (4): Teegan Krol – 2; Haley Miller, Zizi Sebrant – 1. STOLEN BASES (6): Haley Miller – 2; Taryn Coon, Erin Durst, Hailey Henson, Teegan Krol – 1.

18U LADY CRUSHERS PITCHING {IP-P-ST-H-R-ER-SO-BB}: Jordan Galliher 6.1-88-58-5-5-2-7-2; Emma Brown 0.2-25-16-3-4-4-0-0. TEAM TOTALS: 7.0-113-74-8-9-6-7-2.

GAME 8 – vs. Missouri Stealth Blue, Sunday, July 26:

The 18U Lady Crushers closed out their eight game weekend by defeating the previously unbeaten Missouri Stealth Blue for the second time in a row with a 10-7 victory on Sunday, giving the Lady Crushers the championship trophy for the Northern National Championship.

The Lady Crushers scored twice in the first, four times in the third and then added two more runs in each of the fourth and seventh innings to gain the win and championship.

Jordan Galliher and Zizi Sebrant both took the mound for the Lady Crushers and combined to hold the Stealth Blue to 10 hits and just four earned runs while walking four and striking our nine, seven by Galliher.

On offense, Haley Miller, Zizi Sebrant and Keira Sebrant each had a pair of hits while Miller also stole three bases.

1          2          3          4          5          6          7          R          H         E

18U LDY CRSH 2          0          4          2          0          0          2          10        8          4

Stealth Blue     2          1          2          0          0          1          1          7          10        4

18U LADY CRUSHERS HITTING {AB-R-H-RBI-BB}: Haley Miller 3-2-2-1-2; Taryn Coon 2-2-0-0-1; Hailey Henson 1-0-0-0-0; Hope Wehrman 4-1-1-0-0; Teegan Krol 2-2-0-2-2; Olivia Cheatham 4-0-1-3-0; Zizi Sebrant 3-1-2-3-1; Erin Durst 4-0-0-0-0; Lexi Kendall 4-1-0-0-0; Keira Sebrant 4-0-2-0-0; Emma Brown 0-1-0-0-0. TEAM TOTALS: 31-10-8-9-6.

STOLEN BASES (7): Haley Miller – 3; Emma Brown, Teegan Krol, Keira Sebrant, Zizi Sebrant – 1.

18U LADY CRUSHERS PITCHING {IP-P-ST-H-R-ER-SO-BB}: Zizi Sebrant 2.0-44-29-7-5-3-2-0; Jordan Galliher 5.0-103-63-3-2-1-7-4. TEAM TOTALS: 7.0-147-92-10-7-4-9-4.

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