Arizona Hotshots Gold 18u Georges vs. Arizona Hotshots 16U Day/LenzPitchers Duel In Low-Scoring Affair, AZ Hotshots 18u Gold Falls to Hotshots AZ Hotshots Day 16U
Both teams were strong on the rubber on Saturday, but Hotshots AZ Hotshots Day 16U was just a little bit stronger at the plate in a victory over AZ Hotshots 18u Gold on Saturday. Sabrina Gonzalez started the game for AZ Hotshots 18u Gold and recorded nine outs. AZ Hotshots 18u Gold lost despite out-hitting Hotshots AZ Hotshots Day 16U six to three. AZ Hotshots 18u Gold got on the board in the first inning when AJ Murphy singled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run. Hotshots AZ Hotshots Day 16U pulled away for good with two runs in the second inning. In the second Zoe Jackson doubled on a 1-0 count, scoring one run and Taylor Eatherton grounded out, scoring one run. Kayleign Bowers was credited with the victory for Hotshots AZ Hotshots Day 16U. She went three innings, allowing zero runs on four hits, striking out four and walking zero. Gonzalez took the loss for AZ Hotshots 18u Gold. She allowed two hits and two runs over three innings, striking out three and walking zero. Bailey Day started the game for Hotshots AZ Hotshots Day 16U. She went two innings, allowing one run on two hits and striking out four Kathleen Georges, Molly Dickerson, Murphy, A1 Alannah Rogers, Mia Perez, and Kaitlyn Laudick each collected one hit to lead AZ Hotshots 18u Gold.