Orange Crush 12U will hold a tryout this coming Saturday August 18th Location: Midway Softball Complex, 3254 Millcreek Road Wilmington, DE Time: 10am to 12pm Any questions please contact 12U Coach John Maichle Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Cell: 302.420.6686
18U Quirk Tryouts have been cancelled for Saturday August 4th
16U Black has canceled the remainder of the team tryouts.
Tryout postponed due to weather. Tryout is rescheduled to Wednesday July 18th
Midway Complex Field #2
Friday June 15th:
9:15am vs Churchville Lightning
Ewing Field #5
4:45 vs Jersey Girls Gold
Ewing Field #4
Saturday June 16th:
9:15am vs Cheetas Premier
Ewing Field #5
4:45 vs Valley Forge Patriots 18U
Ewing Field #1
Sunday June 17th:
1130am vs New England Diamond Gems
Ewing Field #4
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.
OC18U Black win Pool “B” Bracket
Sunday Championship Bracket Schedule: 1st round bye
1030am at Delcastle Recreation Park Field #4
OC will play winner of Bayside Breeze White and NJ Fight Blue game
Game#1: OC seized victory in dramatic fashion 5-3 win, Ali Clemons and Brooke Conaty reached base with a pair of singles. Maddie Hoffman had a 1-0 count and hit a walk-off double to plate Clemons and B. Conaty to defeat Fusion 18U. Kourtney McNatt started the game and went 4 innings, allowing 1 hit and 1 run, striking out 6. Sheridan Long came in the game to pitch and collected the win.
Clemons and Brooke Conaty had multi-hits game both going 2-3, with a combined 3 RBI’s. Maddie Hoffman went 1-3 a the plate with double and 2 RBI’s.
Game#2: OC defeated NJ Fight Black 1-0 in a pitchers dual. OC’s three pitchers combined to throw a shutout. Fight’s pitcher collected 10 K’s and only allowed 1 hit and only gave up 1 run. OC earned 1 run on a delayed steal home by Catie Baxter.
Riley Grant earned the win and Kourtney McNatt pitched last 2 innings for the save. McNatt collected 5 K’s.
Game #3: OC snagged a late lead and defeated SJ Heat 11-8. OC found themselves down 5-0 after the first inning but fought back to capture the lead in bottom of 4th inning when Maddie Hoffman singled and plated 2 runners. OC Offense racked up 14 hits. Sheridan Long, Catie Baxter, Ali Clemons and Maddie Hoffman had multi-hit games, with Long and Baxter going 3-3.
2B: Clemons, Long
Hoffman and McNatt had 2 RBI’s a piece
OC18Black Saturday Pool Schedule :
8am vs Fusion Fastpitch 18U (DelCastle Field#2)
11am vs NJ Fight Black (DelCastle Field #2)
2pm vs SJ Heat (DelCastle Field #2)