Premier Athletic Club Nabs Girls Junior League Tourney Title
Published on July 26 2013 11:03 am
Last Updated on July 26 2013 1:40 pm
Written by Millie Lange
The Premier Athletic Club claimed the championship of the Girls Junior Softball League Tournament Thursday evening at Evergreen Hollow Park.
In the opening game, the PAC bounced Fonner Oral Surgery 16-1. The PAC took a 9-0 first inning lead and never looked back. Sarah Kirchhofer pitched the one-hitter.
In the second contest, Formaggio's claimed a 17-8 victory over Bahrn's Kubota. Bahrn's held a 5-4 opening inning lead but Formaggio's came back with three runs in the third and eight in the fourth. Both teams had six hits. Kaylee Newkirk was the winning pitcher.
The PAC and Formaggio's advanced to the championship game. The PAC took a 4-2 opening inning lead then tacked on a single run in the third and eight in the fourth for a 13-3 win.
The PAC had five hits in the contest. Kirchhofer picked up the four-hit pitching win.
Shelby Phillips (PAC) was named the league's most valuable player. Abby Meinhart (Fonner) claimed the sportsmanship award. Sarah Kirchhofer (PAC) won the tournament most valuable player award.
At Evergreen Hollow Park
Fonner Oral Surgery 010 -- 1-1-0
PAC 943 -- 16-7-1
WP -- Sarah Kirchhofer. LP -- Karsyn Wolff.
Bahrn's 500 03 -- 8-6-3
Formaggio's Pizza 403 8x -- 17-6-4
(Formaggio's linescore adds up to 15 while 17 listed as final)
WP -- Kaylee Newkirk. LP -- Kiyla Goss.
Fomaggio's Pizza 200 10 -- 3-4-3
PAC 401 8x -- 13-5-5
WP -- Kirchhofer. LP -- none listed.