Riverview Wins Elementary Softball Title On Walk-Off Double 13 Jul 18

Brett Miller, KMRS/KKOK Sports Director

ELEMENTARY SOFTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP
Riverview 6, Ag Country 5
MORRIS – Kyra Vogt hit a walk-off RBI double in the bottom of the fifth to help Riverview earn a 6-5 win over Ag Country in Thursday’s Elementary Softball Championship game from Wells South. 

Ag Country scored a run in each of the the first two innings to take a 2-0 lead, but Riverview came back with a five-run bottom half of the second, with RBI hits from Emily Kellen, Samantha Konz and Mackenzie Konz. 

Ag Country responded with a three-run fourth, tying the game on Ava Kirwin’s two-run double, but they would leave the bases-loaded in the top of the fifth, opening the door for Riverview to take the title.

Riverview was coached by Matt Konz, Renee Konz, and Matt Steen. Ag Country was coached by Ann Erdahl, Jenn Cihak, Kari Marty, and Christine Mahoney.

 Ag Country’s roster included: Brianna Marty, Ava Kirwin, Mikaelyn Johnson, Charli Erdahl, Hanna Scutz, Lily Mahoney, Addison Cihak, Scarlet Bergstrom, Nora Anderson, Jadyn Kellen, and Abby Swenson.

PICTURED:
FR Left: Izabell Hoffman, Samantha Konz, Jordan Wright, Kyra Vogt, Adlee Gades, Makenzie Konz
SR Left: Kaylin Steen, Emily Kellen, Jordyn Perry, Heidi Seales
BR Left: Matt Konz, Matt Steen, Renee Konz
Missing: Maggie Schmidgall

Babe Ruth Playoffs
Blue 20, Black 16
Blue 15, Orange 5

Monday, July 16 (Championship)
Blue vs. Red, 5:30 at Chizek Field