No. 7 Kirkwood softball wins pair

Monday, 18 February 2019 06:09 Metro Sports Report 

DES MOINES - The seventh-ranked Kirkwood softball team won two more games at the Winter Dome Tournament in Davenport Sunday.

The Eagles trimmed Southeastern, 5-3, and blanked Waubonsee, 11-0, in five innings.

Kirkwood (4-0) scored two runs in the bottom of the sixth inning against Southeastern to snap a 3-3 tie. Erin Hocker retired the side in the seventh inning to finish the victory.

Hocker tossed a complete game for the Eagles. She allowed three runs on seven hits, with four strikeouts and three walks.

Taleah Smith went 3-for-4 for Kirkwood against Southeastern. Jayme  Finn and London Jackson had two hits. Finn drove in three runs and had a triple.

Bradee Bouman and Jocey Parham combined for a three-hit shutout in the  11-0 victory over Waubonsee. Bouman allowed one hit in four innings and Parham finished the game.

Jackson went 3-for-4 against Waubonsee, making her 5-for-6 in the two ballgames. Finn and Lauren Klaahsen had two hits. Rachel Stewart, Lauren Kuch, and Klaahsen had two RBIs. Finn and Autum Barthelman scored twice. Finn had another triple.


Southeastern    200 010 0 - 3 7 x
Kirkwood        010 202 x - 5 10 2

W - Hocker (2-0).


Kirkwood        013 52 - 11 13 0
Waubonsee       000 00 - 0 3 x

W - Bouman (2-0).