Rookies ran through the Marco Co-Ed Softball regular season undefeated.
Rookies secured the top seed for the playoffs on Thursday night with its 9-3 victory over Kretch’s, on Thursday.
Rookies was led by Marc Canady and Daphine Moss with three hits each and by home runs by Kevin Hennings and Casey Canady. Roe Tamagani, Eddie Kirst, Leo Rill and Sean Shea all added singles for the winners.
Kretch’s was led by team captain Bruce Kretschmer and AJ Park’s with 3 hits each. Frank Cortez, added two hits and singles from Naomi Smith, and Marty Keefe, and Lindsey Bott.
In the second game, Snook Inn, looking for its first victory of the season, had Stan’s Buzzard Crew out on a limb, but Stan's tied the game in the last inning, then Greg St Amour’s double turned into a home run on an overthrow by Snook Inn and Stan’s escaped with a victory.
Stan’s was led by Greg St Amour's, four hits, Jason Berning’s two hits, including a home run and Lee Vanderjagt, Trish Oehler, Matt Pratt and Steve Gober added two hits each. Karen Garcia, Tracy Decker, Lauren Mitchusson and Leslie Drake all contributed singles.
The Snook was led by Teresa Gangl’s four hits, Damon Jobin's three hits and singles from Brenda Truitt, Lindsey Bott and Cindy LeClair.
Playoffs are Thursday night at Winterberry Park.
Rookies plays No. 4 Snook Inn at 6:30 p.m.
No. 2 Kretch’s plays No. 3 Stan’s Buzzard Crew at 7:45 p.m.
Come out and watch some fun softball, and don’t forget to get a Hot dog from Beach Dogs of Marco.