Sunday Championship Bracket Play:
Sunday morning OC18U Black came into the bracket as the #3 seed and faced Bayside Breeze 18U in the first game. Kourtney McNatt shut down the Breeze, throwing a complete game shutout and leading OC to a 8-0 victory.
OC’s Brooklynne Johnson drove in 1 run in the first. Ashley Conaty, Kourtney McNatt, and Casey Meyers each drove in runs during the inning. OC tallied 11 hits, with Maddie Hoffman, Kourtney McNatt, and Brooke Conaty all collected multiple hits, with McNatt hitting no-dounter HR in the 4th.
McNatt allowed only 2 hits and zero runs over 5 and 2/3 innings, striking out 6 batters.
Game #2 OC faced a very tough Delaware Swoop team. In the 1st inning, Maddie Hoffman hit a 3-run smash (HR) to left center to put OC up 3-0.
Riley Grant earned the win form the circle. McNatt came in relief with a 4-3 lead and she recorded the last 7 outs to earn the save.
Brooklynne Johnson went 2-3
Game#3 OC faced Delaware Cobras in the tournament semi-finals
OC led off the the 1st inning and plated 2 runs, by keys singles by Catie Baxter and Maddie Hoffman. Cobras came up in the bottom half of the 1st and plated 3 runs. OC fell behind early and couldn’t come back in a 10-4 loss.
OC finished with a 5-1 record and exited the tournament in 3rd place. Great weekend for the OC parents and players.