ARKANSAS CITY, Kan. - Randyn Carter belted a pair of home runs for the fourth-ranked Kirkwood Eagles Monday in Kansas.
One of Carter's homers came in a 3-2 loss to 19th-ranked Cowley County. The other homer came in an 18-6 romp over Cowley in the second game of their doubleheader.
The split left Kirkwood with a 13-4 record for the season.
Erin Hocker was the hard-luck losing pitcher for the Eagles in the 3-2 loss in the first game. All three of Cowley's runs against Hocker were unearned thanks to three errors.
Carter hit a solo home run in the tight defeat. Lauren Kuch and Rachel Stewart had two hits.
Kuch went 3-for-5 with four RBIs in the 18-6 victory in Game 2. Carter was 3-for-3 with another solo homer. Stewart was 3-for-4 and drove in two runs. London Jackson was 2-for-3 with three RBIs.