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Kristen’s Baseball Legacy Secure

Kristen’s Baseball Legacy Secure

Kristen hit her first home run at the LTYA 12U Drysdale field.  A towering shot over the left field fence with two runners on.

From GameChanger game summary:

The Lake Travis Rangers shut the door early on the Lake Travis Yankees, capturing an 11-0 victory on Tuesday.

With seven runs in the first three innings, the Lake Travis Rangers left no doubt about the eventual outcome.

A three-run home run by Kristen …fueled the Lake Travis Rangers’ offense early.

Kristen racked up five RBIs on two hits for the Lake Travis Rangers.

Kristen got the win for the Lake Travis Rangers. He pitched two shutout innings. He struck out five, walked one and surrendered one hit.

Obviously, GameChanger, with its lack of recognition of gender, doesn’t think girls play baseball; but we know different.

Bringing home the hardware

Bringing home the hardware

Kristen’s first basketball tournament trophy.  The 6th grade team went undefeated in the Four Points Winter tournament at Vandergift High School with a draw of 6 teams to win 1st place.

Kristen’s 10u All-star season

Kristen’s 10u All-star season

Kristen wrapped up her baseball All Star season with a triple and double (:23) in their only win in the double elimination tournament.  They only won 1 of 9 pool-play games which served to seed teams for the season ending tournament. The LT Rookie Cavs had to play the #1 seed being the #8 seed.  The only game they won during pool play was against the only team that the #1 seed lost to during pool play! The Cavs only lost 4-6 to the #1 seed who ended up winning the tournament.  The tournament was held at the beautiful Round Rock Youth fields near the Dell Diamond
Link to playlist of Kristen’s all All-Star game highlights.

Kristen’s Breakout game. No turning back now.

Kristen’s Breakout game. No turning back now.

Kristen shoots 63% to score 30 of her team’s 38 points.  For the first time she drives to the basket, and sinks several shots from the outside. This was her first time playing organized basketball. Every team had 1 or 2 HotShot players.  She did not make the HotShots team.