AZ Hotshots 18u Gold Georges vs. Desert Thunder 18u FowlerAZ Hotshots 18u Gold Georgers Grabs Lead in Fifth Inning for Victory Over AZ Desert Thunder Fowler
AZ Hotshots 18u Gold Georgers took the lead late in the game in a 4-3 victory over AZ Desert Thunder Fowler on Tuesday. The game was tied at three with AZ Hotshots 18u Gold Georgers batting in the bottom of the fifth when Caelyn Koch hit a solo homer. AZ Desert Thunder Fowler got things moving in the first inning, when Brooke singled on a 3-1 count, scoring two runs. Syd Babick led the AZ Hotshots 18u Gold Georgers to victory in the pitcher's circle. She lasted two innings, allowing four hits and two runs while striking out two and walking one. Victoria Salazar threw three and two-thirds innings in relief out of the bullpen. Cheyenne took the loss for AZ Desert Thunder Fowler. She allowed two hits and one run over two innings, striking out three. AZ Hotshots 18u Gold Georgers hit two home runs on the day. Maycee Hilt had a homer in the second inning. Koch had a long ball in the fifth inning. AJ Murphy, Lela Allen, Hilt, A1 Alannah Rogers, Kaitlyn Laudick, and Koch each collected one hit to lead AZ Hotshots 18u Gold Georgers. Jordy went 2-for-2 at the plate to lead AZ Desert Thunder Fowler in hits. AZ Desert Thunder Fowler was sure-handed and didn't commit a single error. Brooke made the most plays with six.