View Mobile Site

Kansas Wesleyan wins KCAC softball title

POSTED May 8, 2017 3:50 p.m.

Kansas Wesleyan pitched its way to the KCAC Softball Championshop by beating Tabor College 2-0 in Sunday’s first championship game at the Great Bend Sports Complex. Coyote pitcher Jordyn Parsons beat McPherson 3-2, St. Mary 2-0 and Tabor 2-0 in the tournament. Parsons threw a three-hitter with three strikeouts.
Coyote Sarah Hunger singled home Michelle Paul in the first inning after a single and two errors. Hunger’s sixth-inning sacrifice fly scored Jordan Girard, who tripled.
Kansas Wesleyan (34-14) and regular-season champion Ottawa will represent the KCAC in the NAIA Regionals May 15-17 at campus sites. First-round pairings will released Wednesday afternoon by the NAIA. Tabor finished with a 33-19 record. The Coyotes won the KCAC Championship three of the past four years.
TABOR 1, OTTAWA 0 (loser’s bracket final) — Tabor eliminated Ottawa 1-0 after beating the Braves 8-1 the first time they met.

KCAC TOURNAMENT
SUNDAY’S GAMES
Tabor 1, Ottawa 0
Kansas Wesleyan 2, Tabor 0

FRIDAY’S GAMES
Okla. Wesleyan 5, Bethany 3
McPherson 2, Friends 1, 8 innings
Kansas Wesleyan 5, St. Mary 4, 8 innings
Tabor 8, Ottawa 1
Ottawa 8, McPherson 1
Okla. Wesleyan 2, St. Mary 0
Ottawa 4, Oklahoma Wesleyan 1
Kansas Wesleyan 3, Tabor 2, 8 innings

THURSDAY’S GAMES
Ottawa 8, Bethany 1
Tabor 1, Oklahoma Wesleyan 0
St. Mary 9, Friends 7
Kansas Wesleyan 3, McPherson 2

COYOTES 2, BLUEJAYS 0
TC 000 000 0 — 0 3 2
KW 100 001 x — 2 3 0
Byrd and Travens. Parsons and Waldron. W—Parsons, 23-7. L—Byrd, 23-8. 3B—KW—Hunger.
BLUEJAYS 1, BRAVES 0
TC 000 100 0 — 1 4 3
OU 000 000 0 — 0 3 2

COMMENTS

  • Bookmark and Share

No comments have been posted. Log in or Register to post a comment.
http://www.gbtribune.com/ encourages readers to interact with one another. We will not edit your comments, but we reserve the right to delete any inappropriate responses. To report offensive or inappropriate comments, contact our editor.

The comments below are from readers of http://beta.gbtribune.com/ and do not necessarily represent the views of The Newspaper or Morris Multimedia.
To post a comment you must be a registered user of www.gbtribune.com.


POST A COMMENT


Please wait ...