Here is your look at week ten of the Cayman Islands Little League:
Kirk Freeport 15 GCM 6
Kirk Freeport’s hot offense scored in every inning to defeat GCM 15-6. Shay Windsor and Abi Powell led the Kirk Freeport attack, each hitting an inside-the-park homer and a combined six runs on the day. Ariyana Ebanks and Ashley Thompson scored twice each for the victors, while Reyah Stewart had a nice hit, scoring one. Pitcher Deandra Bush allowed just two early runs to GCM, retire five of the final six batters in her two innings of good work. Newcomers Kenia and Aydes Rostran helped Kirk Freeport combined to reach base three times while providing good defense in the outfield. GCM’s Clara Ramos and Hannah Gibson each scored two runs on the night, while Akela Ebanks smacked an RBI double. Pitcher Thai Merren struck out the side in the second inning. The defense struggled however committing 5 errors, leading to several unearned runs for Kirk Freeport.
GCM 3 Coldwell Banker 3
Coldwell Banker and GCM finished in a 3-3 tie as a heavy downpour struck at the beginning of the fourth inning, ending the contest.
Neither team scored in the first two innings as pitchers Thai Merren (GCM) and Deandra Whiteman (Coldwell Banker) were in fine form, backed up by excellent defense. In the top of the third, Coldwell Banker scored three consecutive runs, getting key hits coming from Deandra and Jialy Archbold-McLaughlin. In the bottom of the third, GCM bounced back with Clara Ramos, Thai Merren and Akeyla Ebanks all scoring to tie the game 3-3. In the fourth, the game was called. Coldwell Banker takes on Kirk Freeport in back-to-back games this Wednesday and Thursday in a late season battle for first place in the standings.