3/18/14 - The Royals Fastpitch team played a very successful Junior College softball program today. The Royals took two losses against the 9 time NJCAA National Champions, the Phoenix College Bears. The scores were 1-24 and 0-20. In the first game, the single hit of the game for the Royals scored the only run. Rebecca Gurski hit a solo homerun in the 4th inning off pitcher Nicole Larson. Breanne Heinrichs and Macie Helten combined to pitch the game giving up the 24 runs on 22 hits (3 of them homeruns), 5 walks, 2 strikeouts and the Royals had 4 fielding errors.
In the second game, the Royals were only able to muster 2 hits off the Bears pitchers. Breanne Heinrichs and Jenny Mertens each had singles. Macie Helten and Breanne Heinrichs handled the pitching duties surrendering 12 hits, 2 of them homeruns, and 10 walks with 1 strikeout. The Royals did not commit any fielding errors.