The Yankton Fury Red finished third in the 14-Under ‘C’ Division at the Northern Nationals Softball Tournament after an 11-5 loss to the Norfolk Golden Girls on Sunday at Sertoma Park.
Norfolk took control with a nine-run second inning.
Paige Hatch had two doubles, two runs scored and a RBI for Yankton. Tori Vellek went 2-3 with a double and a RBI. Annika Gordon and Tatum Hohenthaner each had two hits. Camryn Zoeller and Izzy Wintz each had a double and a RBI. Brooklyn Townsend and Regan Garry each had a hit in the effort.
Garry took the loss.
Yankton finished with a 24-25-1 record.
Fury Red 6, Fury Bandits 5
One day after losing in a walk-off to their in-town rival, the Yankton Fury Red got their revenge on the Yankton Fury Bandits in similar fashion, as Camryn Zoeller’s RBI single in the bottom of the seventh lifted the Fury Red to a 6-5 victory in an elimination game in the Northern Nationals on Saturday at the Summit Fields.
Tori Vellek went 3-3 with a triple, a double and a RBI for the Fury Red. Zoeller finished 2-4 with a triple and three RBI. Paige Hatch had two hits and a RBI. Tatum Hohenthaner also had two hits. Brooklyn Townsend and Izzy Wintz each had a hit in the win.
Hannah Sailer went 3-4 with two runs scored for the Fury Bandits. Kianna Hargens had two hits, two runs scored and a RBI. Brooklyn Williams doubled, driving in three.
Regan Garry pitched two innings of shutout relief for the win. Grace Behrns took the loss, going the distance.
Fury Red 6, Swat 2
The Yankton Fury Red took control with a four-run fourth inning on the way to a 6-2 victory over the Swat on Saturday at the Summit Fields.
Annika Gordon tripled and doubled, scoring twice, for Yankton. Tatum Hohenthaner had a hit and a RBI. Tori Vellek and Izzy Wintz each drove in a run in the win.
Bailey Sample picked up the win, striking out 13, walking none and allowing six hits in the seven-inning contest.
Fury Bandits 7, Fury Red 6
The Yankton Fury Bandits scored two runs in the bottom of the eighth to rally to a 7-6 victory over the Yankton Fury Bandits on Friday at the Summit Fields.
Elle Feser went 4-4 with a triple, a double and two runs scored for the Fury Bandits. Hannah Sailer had two hits, including the game-winner with two outs in the bottom of the eighth. Ally Lande also had two hits. Kianna Hargens doubled and had two RBI, and Grace Behrns had a hit and two RBI in the win.
Bailey Sample went 2-4 and Izzy Wintz doubled for Fury Red. Brooklyn Townsend, Tori Vellek, Regan Garry and Tatum Hohenthaner each had a hit.
Behrns picked up the win, striking out eight. Garry took the loss, striking out seven.
Bennington 13, Fury Black 5
The Bennington Badgers eliminated the Yankton Fury Black from the Northern Nationals with a 13-4 decision on Friday at Sertoma Park.
Olivia Binde went 2-4 with a RBI to lead Yankton. Emma Eichacker had a double and two RBI. Macy Drotzmann, Teighlor Karstens, Bailey LaCroix, Emma Herrboldt and Sydney Kaiser each had a hit, with Herrboldt driving in a run.
Karstens took the loss, with Binde striking out two in two innings of relief.
TSC Thunder 12, Fury Black 2
The TSC Thunder dropped the Yankton Fury Black into the loser’s bracket of the Northern Nationals with a 12-2 no-hitter on Friday.
Camryn Koletzky and Lenae Wiersma each scored for Yankton.
Olivia Binde took the loss, striking out two.
Marshfield 12, Fury Black 11
Marshfield answered Yankton’s five-run fourth with a six-run fifth, rallying to a 12-11 victory over Fury Black in pool play on Thursday.
Bailey LaCroix doubled and singled, driving in one, to lead Yankton. Macy Drotzmann had a double and two RBI. Olivia Binde had a hit and two RBI. Payton Moser posted a double and a RBI. Claire Tereshinski and Camryn Koletzky each had a hit and a RBI. Teighlor Karstens added a hit in the effort.
Binde, the third Yankton pitcher, took the loss. Karstens started, striking out two in her 3 2/3 innings of work.
Bennington 7, Fury Black 5
The Yankton Fury Black opened play in the Northern Nationals with a 7-5 loss to the Bennington Badgers in pool play on Thursday.
Emma Herrboldt went 2-3 with a triple and two RBI for Yankton. Payton Moser doubled and singled. Macy Drotzmann also had two hits. Olivia Binde had a hit and a RBI. Claire Tereshinski, Emma Eichacker and Bailey LaCroix each had a hit in the effort.
Binde went the distance in the loss, striking out two.