The 2013 Bartow High School Lady Softball Junior Varsity ended their season on April 2 with a record of 13-2.
Pitching stats for this year’s Jackets, along with comments from Coach Rutenbar:
Hope Brannan: She is a returning sophomore and one of our pitchers. Hope has done a good job this year. She threw a five inning perfect game against GJ, 4-1, 2.13 ERA.
Taylor Williams: She is a returning junior. Taylor is one of our pitchers. She is a hard worker and a very unselfish player, 3-1, 0.70 ERA.
Vangie Futch: She is a returning sophomore. She is one of our pitchers. Vangie has done a very nice job. She is a hard worker and a much improved pitcher, 3-1, 1.56 ERA.
Savannah Puls,: She is a freshmen. Savannah is one of our pitchers and also plays 3B, 3-0, 3.00 ERA.
Comment on each player from Rutnerbar:
Alyssa Berouty: She is a freshmen. She plays 2B and SS. She does very well defensively, .273.
Lexy Cables: She is a freshmen and our starting CF. Lexy has really improved offensively, and she really helps us with her speed, .500.
Brinna Cunningham: She is a freshmen. She has played mostly at 2B, .455.
Meredith McGinnis: Played with JV and varsity. Good hitter. JV Average, .476.
Mallory Goin: She is a freshmen. Mallory is our starting 3B. She has also really improved both offensively and defensively, .391.
Vicky Jones: She is a returning sophomore. Vicky has played both the outfield and 2B. She is very fast and helps us score runs, .313.
Jasmine Locke: She is a freshmen. She missed the first part of the season with a broken finger. Jasmine is our starting 2B and she also has great speed, .429.
Kat Lopez: She is a freshmen. Kat has played the outfield for us and she really has some good power, .231.
Jasmine Lokietek: She is a freshmen. Jasmine is our starting catcher. Jasmine supplies power to our lineup, 333.
Grace McKellip: She is a returning sophomore. Grace is our starting LF who also is a catcher. She is very valuable to the team defensively, .176.
Tiffany Means: She is a sophomore who is playing for us for the first time. Tiffany is an outfielder with good defensive skills, .364.
Ericka Mincey: She is a returning sophomore. Ericka is an outfielder who has a great attitude and work habits, .455
Savannah Puls: She is a freshmen. Savannah is one of our pitchers and also plays 3B.
Bayli Robinson: She is a freshmen. She is our starting 1B. Bayli has very good hands at 1B and is also a strong hitter, .485.
Brooke Smith: She is a freshmen. Brooke plays the outfield and is a great teammate, .286.
Sam Spears: She is a returning sophomore. Sam plays the outfield. She is hard worker, .286.
Kaycee Twomey: She is a returning sophomore. Kaycee is our starting SS. She is talented and versatile, .533.
Coaches for this year’s JV were Mallory Butler and Kara Rutenbar along with coach Glenn Rutenbar, Carl Howell and Pitching coaches Christy Sprague Green and Richard Green.