For the City Times
The Plover Fastpitch 12’s won the 2015 Plover Fastpitch Fall Tournament, held Sept. 18-20 at the Woyak Sports Complex.
The girls went 5-0 to claim the tournament’s 12U championship.
In the double elimination bracket, the Plover 12’s beat DC Everest 10-2; Point Fastpitch 10-1; and Hortonville 7-6, with a walk-off single by Olivia Schustek in the bottom of the 6th inning.
In the winner’s bracket semifinal, Plover 12’s beat Kaukauna Fastpitch 8-2.
In the championship game, the Plover 12’s won the tournament with in dramatic fashion, coming from behind for a 5-4 win over the Rapids Rage Black. The girls had been down 4-1 in their last at-bat in the bottom of the 6th, with Jenna Eilers hitting a clutch, walk off game scoring single to center.
- Team batting average- .434, on-base percentage .500, slugging % .559
- Team pitching: 1.88 ERA, 23 strikeouts, opponent batting average- .202
Plover Fastpitch 12’s Roster:
#5 Ashlyn Chandler
#17 Jenna Eilers
#13 Olivia Schustek
#34 Madi Hintz
#27 Haley Raflik
#22 Erica Pronschinske
#12 Hannah Melum
#10 Jenna Hoerter
#14 Kennedy VanderLoop
#11 Jaden Jones
#00 Maddie Kvatek
Plover Fastpitch 12’s Coaches are Todd VanderLoop, John Jones, Nate Schustek, Shawn Eilers, Scott Chandler.