2018 Durant Softball Team!
6-5 win over Heritage in season opener!
13-2 win over Wakefield in conference opener!
The softball team defeated Pine Hollow today 15-3! With the win, the team remains undefeated with a record of 3-0. Even though the Lady Dolphins looked a bit shaky on defense to start the game, the team buckled down by the 3rd inning. Great pitching once again by Josie Krieman, striking out 10 Pine Hollow batters and great hitting throughout the line-up was the recipe for success.
At the plate, Lindsey Drew scored 2 runs, Kayla Rudd scored 2 runs, Kiersten Cox had a hit and scored 3 runs, Kyara Davis had a hit, Kendall Besley scored a run, Emily Ruth Morgan had 3 hits and scored 2 runs, Allie Nazarenko had a hit and scored a run, Maddie Long had a hit and scored 2 runs, Emma Valdez Delacruz scored a run, and Elaina Bergett scored a run.
The ladies are back in action this Thursday at home against Leesville!
Today, the softball team beat Wakefield by a score of 13-2! The team now has an overall record of 2-0 and 1-0 in the conference. After the first inning, the game was close with Durant leading 3-2. After the first inning however, with Josie Krieman pitching and the defense playing great behind her, Wakefield wouldn’t score any more runs the rest of the game. In the 2nd inning, the Lady Dolphins would score 7 runs to go up 10-2 and then would score 3 more runs in the 4th to win the game 13-2.
At the plate, Kayla Rudd had a hit and scored 2 runs, Lindsey Drew had 2 hits, including a homerun and scored 2 runs, Kiersten Cox had 2 hits which also included a homerun and scored 2 runs, Kyara Davis hit a triple and scored a run, Kendell Besley scored a run, Josie Krieman had 2 hits and scored 2 runs, Emily Ruth Morgan hit a double and scored 2 runs, Allie Nazarenko scored a run, and Emma Valdez Delacruz had a run batted in.
The Lady Dolphins will be back in action this Monday (3/19) at Durant against Pine Hollow! Pine Hollow is also 2-0 on the young season.
The Durant softball team beat Heritage today in their first game of the season by a score of 6-5! Between great pitching from Josie Krieman and Maddie Long and Joselyn Cabrera both catching deep fly balls in the bottom of the 1st inning, it helped set the tone for the game.
Heading into the top of the 5th inning, Durant was down 3-0 when the girls exploded for 6 runs. Durant then held Heritage to only 2 runs in the 6th and 7th inning to secure the win. Leading the comeback in the 5th inning was Kiersten Cox who drove in 3 runs off the triple she hit. Also in the 5th inning, Kendall Besley, Kyara Davis, and Josie Krieman all got hits and drove in a run. Throughout the game, all of the girls contributed to this amazing win. Kayla Rudd had 2 hits and scored a run, Lindsey Drew had 1 hit and scored a run, Kendall Besley had 2 hits and scored a run, Kyara Davis had 2 hits and scored a run, and Joselyn Cabrera had a hit and scored a run.
The softball team will be back in action this Monday (3/12) at Durant when they take on Heritage again.