The South Carolina Extreme, a first year 14-under softball team got its first taste of tournament action finishing third in the Sumter WFC State Tournament on the weekend of June 13-15 and second in a Memorial Day weekend tournament in Walterboro.
“The team rolled through Saturday undefeated but came out a little flat on Sunday,” said Coach Travis Hudson. “This is a first year 14-under team so they are young and are making great strides at improving their game.”
Hudson praised the effort of Berkeley’s Kinsey Hutto as a real team leader and St. John’s Clair e Gilmore who hit .417 for the Sumter tournament and hit a two-run homer.
The Extreme hit .353 as a team for the Sumter tournament, and .356 for the summer travel ball season.
During the Sumter tournament, Brooklynn Stueness and Ally Hardee led the Extreme, each hitting at a .500 clip and
Hope Glover hit .455.
The Extreme features players from Berkeley, Summerville, SJCA, Dorchester Academy, Laurence Manning Academy, Stratford and Cane Bay.
Team members are Sarah Barnhill, Summerville, Shelly Bennett, Claire GIlmore and Hope Glover, SJCA, Kaitlynn Creel, Dorchester Academy, Brooklynn Stueness, Taylor Goodwin, Kinsey Hutto, Haylee Wilkerson and Ahlly Hardee, Berkeley, Liz Hussey, Laurence Manning, Aschlyn Hutto, Cane Bay and Kacey Williamson, Stratford.
Assisting head coach Travis Hudson is assistant coach Christy Hudson.