Linton storm again for a late win towards Feilding

SOFTBALL: The Linton Storm ladies have staged a late comeback to beat Feilding United 25-17 within the newest spherical of membership softball.

Linton have been down 17-6 on the backside of the third inning of their recreation at Invoice Brown Park, Palmerston North, on Saturday, once they modified their pitcher and shut out Feilding.


Feilding additionally modified their pitcher and Linton took benefit, scoring 12 runs within the fourth inning and 7 extra within the fifth.

The highest batter for Linton was Rebecca Dymock, who batted 1.000, scored six runs batted in two runs.

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Feilding’s prime batter was Casey George, who additionally batted 1.000, scored three runs and two runs batted in.

The Kingswood Angels defaulted to Athletic on the final minute, however as a result of Athletic had come from Whanganui, they performed a pleasant recreation.


Kingswood Anahera additionally defaulted to Blue Sox on the final minute.

Bramac Aces had the bye.

Within the males’s competitors, Huia Chiefs beat Linton Sentinels 14-10.


The Sentinels the place on the again foot from the beginning and by the point the highest of the fourth inning completed Huia have been forward Eight-Zero, with Tony Plaisted hitting a house run, scoring himself and one different.

Plaisted was Huia’s prime batter, batting Zero.600, scoring two runs and 4 runs batted in. Cameron Scott scored three runs.

The Sentinels fought again, scoring runs within the fourth fifth, sixth and seventh innings.


The Sentinels scored 4 dwelling runs to 1 from the Chiefs.

The highest batter for the Sentinels was shared by six gamers, with each Kamen Lockwood and Sione Manuolevao getting three runs batted in. Manuolevao hit two of the 4 dwelling runs.

Kingswood Devils beat Dodgers 12-9.


Kingswood scored within the first 4 innings to be up 9-2, earlier than Dodgers got here alive and scored seven runs within the fifth inning, with Glenn Stringer hitting a house run and getting two runs batted in.

The highest run scorer for Dodgers was Mark Jones, scoring two runs and one run batted in, however the prime batter for them was Tyrone Pirere, who batted 1.000, scoring one run and two runs batted in.

Kingswood hit a house run by means of Rick Matiaha, who additionally scored two runs and three runs batted in.


Matiaha shared the highest batter with Perry Jackson, each batting Zero.500. Jackson picked up two runs batted in.

Blue Sox beat Whanganui Braves 18-6.

Whanganui, who scored their runs within the second and third innings, stayed sturdy though the sport ended with the mercy rule in 4 innings.


Blue Sox scored most of their runs in the primary two innings, 10 then six.

There the place 5 dwelling runs by Taine Evans, Harry Evans, Sam Selby-Legislation and two from Liam Bassick, who additionally scored three runs and picked up 4 runs batted in.

Blue Sox’s prime batters have been Jason Kensington and Bryan Taiaroa, who each batted 1.000.


Within the males’s senior reserve competitors, Athletic beat Castlecliff Mustangs 12-9 in Whanganui, Kingswood Demons beat Palmerston North Dodgers 9-Three, Blue Sox Beavers beat Huia Warriors 12-Four and Levin United beat Blue Sox Patriots 11-Zero. Raiders Rebels had the bye.

Within the males’s social competitors, Linton BBs beat the Bramac Bombers 14-Four, Feilding United defaulted to Cowboys and Huia had the bye.

Premier standings: Ladies: Athletic 21, Blue Sox 15, Kingswood Anahera 12, Feilding United 11, Bramac Aces 6, Kingswood Angels 6, Linton Storm 6. Males: Blue Sox 18, Huia Chiefs 18, Kingswood Devils 13, Dodgers 9, Linton Sentinels 5, Braves Three.