The Trojanettes are pictured above (left to right) with their plaque and medals: front row – Rheagan Hall (Guilford), Annalee Livengood (Tarkio), Audrey Runde (Grant City), Alayna Shepherd (Clarinda), and Tagen Eversole (Gallatin); and back row – Avah Eckley (Maryville), Shay Sherwood (St. Joseph), Jacklyn Kirkland (Kearney), Alyssa Wallace (Stanberry), and Blair Nelson (Ravenwood). Braylyn Wood (Tarkio) is not pictured.
The Trojanette 10 & Under team won the USA Heat Wave Tournament held June 27-28 in Olathe, Kansas. The team finished with a 6-0 record.
Alayna Shepherd and Tagen Eversole led the team on the defensive side with excellent pitching.
The offense was very hot throughout the tournament with many girls contributing. Braylyn Wood led the hitting with a .750 average with 4 RBI’s. Annalee Livengood had a .692 average with 12 RBI’s. Audrey Runde and Jacklyn Kirkland each had a .666 average. Audrey drove in 11 runs and Jacklyn drove in 5. Allyssa Wallace hit .600 with 4 RBI’s. Alayna Shepherd had a .454 average with 5 RBI’s. Blair Nelson had a great catch in the championship game to go with her .444 average and 5 RBI’s. Shay Sherwood smacked a home run and added 4 RBI’s to go with her .417 average. Tagen Eversole and Rheagan Hall used their speed well stealing many bases throughout the tournament. Avah Eckley added some key defensive plays.