Mixed bag for Baldwin girls
The Baldwin 16-and-under fast pitch team played in Paola last Wednesday and were defeated by the Paola Crew 9-2. On Thursday the girls hosted Princeton and split a double header 2-0 and 5-3.
"The girls are starting to hit the ball well and we are enjoying a tighter defense now. Like last year, we are gaining ground with every game and becoming more and more competitive," said
assistant coach Wayne Pearse.
The team played Louisburg on Tuesday, but results weren't available by press time. The league tournament starts on Friday.
This year's team members are: Erica Johnson, Cassie Mayo, Sherah McCurry, Kristina Morris, Lisa Pearse, Cassie Pahcody, Kasey Pittenger, Meggie Smith, Katy Taul, Samantha Wood and Tillie Wood. The coaching staff is led by head coach Alan Schmidt, with with assistant coaches Lee Pahcody, Greg Johnson and Pearse.