The Fireballs 10U softball team had a good fall Season, going 6-3. Very few of these girls had played together, but they mingled together and built a solid team. Pictured are FRONT ROW (L-R) Ella Barber, Kinley Nelson, Michaela Williams, Kylie Nelson and Saige Stover; BACK ROW (L-R) Alex Burkitt, Brynlee Wolfe, Mykal Novotny, Emma Vice, Mya Mendez-Hollamon, Maria Mendez and Reagan Priebe. The team was coached by Mike Williams, Beau Burkitt and Sherri Nelson.
The 16U Fireballs went 12-2 for the fall 2019 season, only losing two games by one or two runs. These girls played against some 16U and 18U teams from the Kansas and Missouri areas. For the whole fall season, these girls scored 102 runs and only allowed 48 runs to be scored on them! The 16U Fireballs took first out of 12 teams in the 16U-18U Dicks Sporting Goods Gobbler Games in Independence, Missouri, held November 2 and 3. Pictured are FRONT ROW (L-R) Mikayla Simmons (Hiawatha High School), Taryn Ganstrom (Nemaha Central High School), Emma Bontrager (Holton High School), substitute Adison Williams (Hiawatha Middle School) and Chloe Clevenger (Doniphan West High School); BACK ROW (L-R) Coach Kyle Simmons, Cayley Grable (Troy High School), Hannah Twombly (Hiawatha High School), Grace Jones (Hiawatha High School), Brynn Williams (Hiawatha High School), Grace Morey (Hiawatha High School), Alexia Hayden (Sabetha Middle School) and Coach Mike Williams. Not pictured is Jadynn Doyle (Holton High School).