Oxford Softball Weekly Recaps

Oxford Softball Weekly Recaps
5-13 (Waterford Kettering)
Oxford battled in frigid conditions against a solid Waterford Kettering squad but came up short in a 9-4 loss  Oxford pounded out 17 hits in the game.  "The bats are really coming alive for this squad. It was unfortunate to drop this game. We left too many runners on base today." said Head Coach Kenny Allen. Chloe Allen led the way with 3 hits and an RBI. Gabby Dinges, Sarah Tyrrell, Alexis Cardona and Meghan Lupu each chipped in two hits.
 
5-15 (Stoney Creek)
Oxford swept Stoney Creek in a league doubleheader. Oxford won game one in a slugfest, 16-11. Oxford had 11 hits in the game led by Maddy Lovins, Meghan Lupu, Emma Morris and Chloe Allen with 2 hits each. Lovins had 3 RBIs and Lupu, Allen, and McKenzie Miller each had 2 RBIs. In game two Oxford continued its hot bats and won 17-3. McKenzie Miller had two 2 hits, 2 RBIs, and 4 runs scored. 
 
5-16 (North Branch)
Oxford dominated game one winning 21-7. The team pounded out 28 hits! Emma Morris led the way with 5 hits and 4 RBIs.  "She is absolutely on fire right now. That was one of the best hitting days I have ever seen." said Head Coach Kenny AllenGabby Dinges also had a monster day collecting 5 hits and 3 RBIs of her own. "Gabby was in the zone. She is so fast and puts so much pressure on the defense. She is a weapon at the plate.Alexis Stoll went 4-4 and Chloe Allen and Olivia Makarewicz each had 3 hits. Kara Lange pitched 3 solid innings of relief.  Alexis Cardona knocked in 4 runs. In game 2, Oxford bats continued their torrid streak in a 12-2 victory. Emma Morris had 3 more hits making her 8-8 on the day!  Cardona, Dinges, Allen, and Lupu each had 2 hits. Caitlyn Dahlerup pitched 3 scoreless innings of relief. "The girls are heating up at the perfect time. They are a great group of athletes and a wonderful team. They all have such good work ethics and truly believe in each other. This group is special."
 
5-17 (Chippewa Valley)
Oxford split a doubleheader with Chippewa Valley winning the first game 11-5. Gabby Dinges, Maddy Lovins, Meghan Lupu, Sarah Tyrrell, Emma Morris, and Chloe Allen all had multiple hits on the day. Allen hit a 2 run homerun in the first to kick start the hitting barrage. Lovins, Morris, and Alexis Stoll had 2 RBIs. Oxford dropped game 2 by a score of 9-8. Oxford out hit Chippewa Valley in the game but left too many runners on base. Dinges led the way with 3 hits, Allen and Morris chipped in 2 hits of their own.
 
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