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Russell Diamond Diablos Earn Trophy at State

Russell Diamond Diablos 7-9-17The Russell Diamond Diablos 14-and-under fast pitch softball team went 5-3 and took second place in the silver division of the Kansas ASA 14U "C" USA-ASA "C" State Championship on Saturday and Sunday, July 8-9 at the Bickle-Schmidt Complex in Hays.

Russell went 1-1 in pool play - beating the El Dorado Jr. Wildcats 13-7 and losing to the G2 Heat 8-6. In bracketed play, the Diamond Diablos beat the Abilene Attack 12-7, DC Reign 10-9, El Dorado Jr. Wildcats 16-4 and Kansas Ignite 2-0 and lost to the Orange Crush 11-7 and El Dorado Jr. Wildcats 7-5.

Team members include Taylor Powers, Kendra Bay, Kaitlyn Nichols, Rylee Miller, Liberty Decker, Katee Depisse, Emily Waller, Belle Walton, Darian Klee, Madison Davis and Kille Hale. Brandi Powers and Tony Bay are the coaches.

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