Archive for Wednesday, June 11, 2003

Baldwin Skyhawks take second at Emporia

June 11, 2003

EMPORIA -- The Baldwin Skyhawks 18 and under softball team finished second in the Wendy's Tournament here Saturday and Sunday.

The Skyhawks ended the tournament with a 4-1 record. The Chanute Connexion was first at 4-0-1 and Emporia Energy was third at 3-1-1.

Baldwin started the tourney off Saturday with a 2-0 win over Emporia Energy. Kasey Pittenger was the winning pitcher. Kari Garrison led the way offensively, going 2-for-4 with a run batted in.

The Skyhawks then downed the Lawrence Blast 7-4. Kyla Lewis was the winning pitcher. Haydon Hubbel was 2-for-3 with a pair of RBIs. They ended the day with a 5-0 shutout of the Paola crew. Pittenger improved to 2-0 on the mound. Garrison was 2-for-4 with an RBI and Megan Metzler had two RBIs.

Baldwin kept winning in the opening game Sunday with a 6-3 victory over SEK Sonic Boom. Lewis picked up the win to also move to 2-0. Garrison was 3-for-4 with two RBI and Metzler was 3-for-4 with an RBI.

The string ran out Sunday afternoon, however, as Baldwin was blanked 1-0 by the Burlington Sluggers. Pittenger took the loss and Kayla Pringle was 2-for-3.

Next up for the Skyhawks will be the Olathe Girls Softball Association "B" Tournament June 21-22.

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