YANKTON, SD – Following a series of four games during a weekend tourney in Yankton, South Dakota, the Dirt Devil 12s made a return trip north.
From Yankton, South Dakota, the Dirt Devil 12s visited the Yankton Fury Gazelles on Tuesday.
The Dirt Devil 12s (15-18-1) suffered losses of 12-0 and 11-10 against the Yankton Fury Gazelles.
In the opening loss, Anna Dutcher recorded the lone hit being a single.
Kinnley McGuire (81) suffered the loss in two and a third innings allowing 12 runs (three earned) off five hits while striking out two batters and walking four.
1 2 3 R H E
0 0 0 0 1 7 – DD 12s
4 5 3 12 5 1 – Fury Gazelles
During the second loss, Alivia Kesting doubled and drove in a run while Lillian Johnson singled, drove in three runs and scored. Dutcher singled, drove in a run and scored twice; Kamden Dobbins accounted for a RBI and run scored; Elizabeth Hix and McGuire both scored twice as single runs came from Olivia Brandow and Bryn Tiedtke.
Combining for the loss were Kamden Dobbins (77) in three innings allowing 10 runs (seven earned) off five hits while striking out two batters and walking five as McGuire (16) worked an inning allowing one run while striking out two batters.
1 2 3 4 R H E
1 5 1 4 11 5 4 – Fury Gazelles
6 4 0 0 10 3 4 – DD 12s
The Dirt Devil 12s are off this weekend and will next visit Tekamah-Herman Tigers Gold on Tuesday, June 28 at 6 p.m.
The Dirt Devil 9s (3-13-1) and Dirt Devil 10s (18-14) were scheduled to host Wisner on Tuesday but had their games canceled.
The Dirt Devil 10s will next face the Nebraska Quakes in Hadar, NE for a doubleheader on Thursday.
Both the Dirt Devil 10s and 9s will complete in the Logan Valley League Softball Tournament hosted by Arlington from Friday, June 24 – Sunday, June 26 at the Two Rivers State Bank Complex.
#18 Dirt Devil 10s will open with #15 FC Pioneers – Billesbach at 7 p.m. (Field 2) while #19 Dirt Devil 9s will face #14 Bennington Badgers at 7 p.m. (Bell Creek Field) both on Friday.
A win for 10s would match them up against #2 Tekamah-Herman Gold at 8 a.m. on Saturday while a loss would drop them to an elimination game at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday. A win for the 9s would match them up against #3 Mead at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday while a loss would drop them to an elimination game at 2 p.m. also on Saturday.