SWAT Fastpitch 14U Wins Robinson Firecracker Tournament


Published on July 17 2014 3:57 am
Last Updated on July 17 2014 6:01 am
Written by Millie Lange

Members of the SWAT fastpitch 14U softball team are, first row, left to right, Olivia Shipman, Josey Hyatt, Audrey Winters, Mackenzie Brewer and Keidron Duckwitz. Second row, left to right, Coach Doug Winters, Shelby Sims, Brooke Burns, Kristen Hardiek, Elizabeth Biggs, Arianna Kopplin and Coach Tina Shipman. Not present was MaKenzie Parkison.

The SWAT Fastpitch 14U girls softball squad recnelty won the Robinson Firecracker Tournament. Members of the team are, Audrey Winters - Altamont, Keidron Duckwitz - Altamont, Brooke Burns - Altamont, Elizabeth Biggs - Altamont, Shelby Sims - Altamont, Arianna Kopplin - Altamont, Mackenzie Brewer - Altamont, Olivia Shipman - Newton, Kristen Hardiek - Newton, Josey Hyatt - Newton and MaKenzie Parkison - Brownstown. The team is coached by Doug Winters.

SWAT won its opener over Robinson Rebels 5-3 behind a 10-hit attack. Biggs had two singles, a double and an RBI while Duckwitz and Shipman had two singles and an RBI each.

Biggs picked up the pitching win on a six-hitter with one walk and one strikeout.

In the second game, SWAT pounded the Robinson Rebels 15-2, ending the game in three innings. SWAT had a 12-run third inning.

Hardiek pitched a one-hitter with two walks and seven strikeouts.

Shipman had three singles and two RBI while Biggs had a single, double and five RBI. Brewer added a single, double and three RBI.

The third contest went to SWAT over O-Town Strykerz 12-0 in five innings. SWAT pushed ahead 3-0 in the first then had a four-run third and a five-run fifth.

Biggs had a single, double and four RBI while Hyatt had a single and double.

The fourth contest went to SWAT 2-0 over O-Town Force. SWAT had a two-run second behind six hits. Hardiek pitched a two-hitter with no walks and nine strikeouts.

Burns had two singles while Kopplin had a single and drove in two runs.

In the championship game, SWAT blanked O-Town Force 8-0. SWAT had six hits while Hardiek pitched a one-hitter with three walks and six strikeouts.

Hyatt had the lone extra base hit of the game, a triple, and drove in two runs.

Robinson Firecracker Tournament

Game One

SWAT                            220    010    --    5-10-1

Robinson Rebels          021    000    --    3- 6-2

WP -- Biggs.

SWAT -- Duckwitz, 2 singles, 1 RBI; Shipman, 2 singles, 1 RBI; Burns, single, 1 RBI; Biggs, 2 singles, double, 1 RBI; Hardiek, single; Kopplin, 1 RBI; Hyatt, single

Game Two

SWAT                             21(12)    --    15-14-1

Robinson Rebels          20      0    --       2-  1-3

WP -- Hardiek.

SWAT -- Duckwitz, single, 1 RBI; Shipman, 3 singles, 2 RBI; Burns, single, 1 RBI; Biggs, single, double, 5 RBI; Hardiek, 2 singles, 1 RBI; Kopplin, single, 2 RBI; Sims, single, 1 RBI; Hyatt, single, 1 RBI; Brewer, single, double, 3 RBI

Game Three

SWAT                               304    05    --    12-10-1

O-Town  Strykerz           000    00    --       0-  4-5

WP -- Biggs.

SWAT -- Winters, 2 singles; Duckwitz, single; Shipman, single, 1 RBI; Burns, single; Biggs, single, double, 4 RBI; Brewer, single, 3 RBI; Sims, 1 RBI; Hyatt, single, double

Game Four

O-Town Force          000    000    --    0-2-1

SWAT                        020    00x    --    2-6-0

WP -- Hardiek.

SWAT -- Winters, single; Duckwitz, single; Burns, 2 singles; Kopplin, single, 2 RBI; Hyatt, single

Game Five


SWAT                        101    42    --    8-6-0

O-Town Force          000    00    --    0-1-3

WP -- Hardiek.

SWAT -- Winters, single; Duckwitz, single, 1 RBI; Shipman, 1 RBI; Burns, single, 1 RBI; Biggs, single, 1 RBI; Brewer, single; Hyatt, triple, 2 RBI