AZ Hotshots Gold Georges 18u VS. AZ Hotshots Chestnut 18uAZ Hotshots 18u Gold Georges Defeats Hotshots Chestnut Hotshots 18U in Blow Out Victory Thanks to Fifth Inning Boost
AZ Hotshots 18u Gold Georges knocked in seven runs in the fifth on its way to a 13-3 victory over Hotshots Chestnut Hotshots 18U on Sunday. AZ Hotshots 18u Gold Georges batters contributing to the big inning included Megan McCamman, Caelyn Koch, Kaitlyn Laudick, and AJ Murphy, all knocking in runs in the inning. AZ Hotshots 18u Gold Georges opened up scoring in the first inning, when Laudick homered on a 1-0 count, scoring two runs. AZ Hotshots 18u Gold Georges scored seven runs in the fifth inning. AZ Hotshots 18u Gold Georges put the pressure on, lead by home runs by McCamman, Koch, and Laudick and a double by Murphy. Sabrina Gonzalez took the win for AZ Hotshots 18u Gold Georges. She surrendered two runs on seven hits over three innings, striking out two and walking zero. A1 Alannah Rogers threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen. Taylor Thompson took the loss for Hotshots Chestnut Hotshots 18U. She lasted three innings, allowing 14 hits and 13 runs while striking out one. AZ Hotshots 18u Gold Georges hit five home runs on the day. Koch had a homer in the third and fifth innings. Laudick went for the long ball in the first and fifth innings. McCamman had a long ball in the fifth inning. AZ Hotshots 18u Gold Georges had 16 hits in the game. Koch, Laudick, Maycee Hilt, Lela Allen, Murphy, and Kathleen Georges each racked up multiple hits for AZ Hotshots 18u Gold Georges. Georges, Murphy, Allen, Hilt, Laudick, and Koch each managed two hits to lead AZ Hotshots 18u Gold Georges. Maddie Lung led Hotshots Chestnut Hotshots 18U with two hits in three at bats.