Dirt Devil 14s Produce Consistent Scoring In Tuesday Night Home Outing

Dirt Devil 14s Produce Consistent Scoring In Tuesday Night Home Outing
Dirt Devil 14s. Courtesy photo from Dirt Devil Summer Softball.

WAYNE – After a week off from competition and the team just days away from the 2021 Class C State Softball Tournament this weekend, the Dirt Devil 14 & Under softball team returned to the home diamond Tuesday evening.

From the Summer Sports Complex, the Dirt Devil 14s welcomed in the Creighton Thunder and won 8-0. The Dirt Devils are now 23-8 as they’ll next compete in Hastings for state tournament competition against the Wakefield 14s on Friday, July 9 at 1:30 p.m.

The Dirt Devil 14s opened Tuesday night’s game with three runs in the first before scoring single runs in five consecutive innings to win 8-0.

Jersi Jensen singled, doubled, drove in a run and scored while Delaney Kruse doubled, drove in two runs and scored. Caitlyn Mostek singled twice and drove in two runs; Taytem Ellis singled twice, drove in a run and scored; Kierah Haase scored twice as single runs came from Sammi Gubbels, Rylin Hall and Carli Canham.

Sammi Gubbels (57 pitches) secured the win in five and a third innings allowing two hits while striking out four batters and walking one. Rylin Hall (14) worked the final two-thirds allowing one hit.


Dirt Devils vs. Creighton:

1 2 3 4 5 6 R H E

0 0 0 0 0 0  0 3 3 – Creighton

3 1 1 1 1 1  8 7 3 – Dirt Devil 14s


The winner of the Dirt Devil 14s/Wakefield 14U game will play Friday evening at 6:45 p.m. against the winner of either York Fusion or DMILACO Red while the loser’s would face each other at 8:30 p.m. Friday night.