Softball

Tuesday Apr 14
Softball 2:00 PM
at Southeastern Community College
West Burlington, IA

No. 7 Kirkwood softball wins pair

Monday, 18 February 2019 06:09 Metro Sports Report 

DES MOINES - The seventh-ranked Kirkwood softball team won two more games at the Winter Dome Tournament in Davenport Sunday.

The Eagles trimmed Southeastern, 5-3, and blanked Waubonsee, 11-0, in five innings.

Kirkwood (4-0) scored two runs in the bottom of the sixth inning against Southeastern to snap a 3-3 tie. Erin Hocker retired the side in the seventh inning to finish the victory.

Hocker tossed a complete game for the Eagles. She allowed three runs on seven hits, with four strikeouts and three walks.

Taleah Smith went 3-for-4 for Kirkwood against Southeastern. Jayme  Finn and London Jackson had two hits. Finn drove in three runs and had a triple.

Bradee Bouman and Jocey Parham combined for a three-hit shutout in the  11-0 victory over Waubonsee. Bouman allowed one hit in four innings and Parham finished the game.

Jackson went 3-for-4 against Waubonsee, making her 5-for-6 in the two ballgames. Finn and Lauren Klaahsen had two hits. Rachel Stewart, Lauren Kuch, and Klaahsen had two RBIs. Finn and Autum Barthelman scored twice. Finn had another triple.

GAME 1

Southeastern    200 010 0 - 3 7 x
Kirkwood        010 202 x - 5 10 2

W - Hocker (2-0).

GAME 2

Kirkwood        013 52 - 11 13 0
Waubonsee       000 00 - 0 3 x

W - Bouman (2-0).