McKnight 14U Wins Thiel Winter Fest


{pop_team:2014:McKnight:14U}Pittsburgh Power McKnight 14U{/pop_team:2014:McKnight:14U} won the "Thiel Winter Fest" NSA World Series Qualifier on December 15, 2013.


{pop_player:Kelly:Park}Kelly Park{/pop_player:Kelly:Park}, {pop_player:Katie:Hickmann}Katie Hickmann{/pop_player:Katie:Hickmann} and {pop_player:Catie:Rogan}Catie Rogan{/pop_player:Catie:Rogan} all contributed with their pitching and hitting performances. Catie R. had a great tournament as she blasted two home runs, pitched a no-hitter and had a three hitter in the championship game. The team played good defense and all of our players sparked us offensively including a long center field home run by {pop_player:Emily:Vith}Emily Vith{/pop_player:Emily:Vith}. With us up 1-0 in sixth inning of the championship game the team scored 7 runs securing the win. Key at bats throughout the tournament by {pop_player:Stephanie:Hytla}Stephanie Hytla{/pop_player:Stephanie:Hytla}, {pop_player:Tessa:Winebark}Tessa Winebark{/pop_player:Tessa:Winebark}, {pop_player:Macy:McCall}Macy McCall{/pop_player:Macy:McCall}, {pop_player:Alexis:McKnight}Alexis McKnight{/pop_player:Alexis:McKnight}, {pop_player:Olivia:Montana}Olivia Montana{/pop_player:Olivia:Montana}, {pop_player:Gabrielle:Herald}Gabrielle Herald{/pop_player:Gabrielle:Herald} and {pop_player:Jacquelyn:Sieber}Jacqui Sieber{/pop_player:Jacquelyn:Sieber} helped us in our championship run. Congratulations ladies!