The Warriors started the week earning two wins and despite losing the next three games, had a competitive finish in a busy week of softball. The Winters High School varsity girls softball team played five games last week, starting with a 9-8 victory over Fairfield High School on the road.
The Warriors traveled to Fairfield on Monday, March 5, and pulled an on-the-road victory after totaling 14 hits with eight RBI. Makynsie Tuttle led Winters batting 4 for 4 with a triple, a double, three runs scored and an RBI. Jocelyn McMillian batted 3 for 4 with a double and a run scored.
Alexis Garcia batted 2 for 3 with a double, a run scored and an RBI. Eli Moore went 2 for 4 with a triple, a run scored and three RBI. AliAnn Iten batted 1 for 4 with a triple, a run scored and an RBI. Brooke Benson batted 1 for 4 with a run scored. Payton Paschoal batted 2 for 4 with a triple, a double, a run scored and two RBI, while Camryn Hamilton batted 1 for 3 for Winters.
Winters picked up their second straight win the next day with a 7-6 victory over visiting Rio Vista on Tuesday, March 6. Once again the Warriors hit the ball well, totaling 11 hits with six RBI.
Moore led the team batting 2 for 3 with a triple, three runs scored and an RBI. McMillian went 2 for 4 with a double, a run scored and an RBI. Paschoal also went 2 for 4 with a triple and a run scored. Christy Woods batted 1 for 3. Iten batted 1 for 3 with a double and an RBI. Tuttle batted 1 for 4 with a run scored. Garcia batted 1 for 2 with a double, a run scored and two RBI and Alexia Larsen went 1 for 3 with an RBI.
On Friday, March 9, Winters competed in the Colusa Tournament and faced Oroville in their first game. Despite losing 8-2 the Warriors continued to hit the ball well totaling eight hits in the game.
Iten led the team, batting 2 for 2 with two doubles. Garcia batted 2 for 4 with a double and a run scored. McMillian batted 1 for 3 with an RBI. Moore went 1 for 2 with a double and an RBI. Tuttle batted 1 for 3 with a run scored and Larsen went 1 for 1.
In game two of the day and the tournament, Winters faced Ripon and were shut out 10-0 by the Indians. On Saturday, March 10, Winters faced Willows in their third and final game and lost 10-6 to the Honkers. No stats were available.
In their only game of the week, the Winters High School JV softball team hosted Rio Vista on Tuesday, March 6, and suffered a 23-5 loss to the Rams. Madison Duarte went 2 for 2 with two stolen bases and scored a run for Winters.
The Warriors will be back in action at home on Wednesday, March 14, when they host St. Helena at Shirley Rominger School.