Posts Tagged ‘Ashley Akers’

A softball Murderer’s Row in Oxford

June 29, 2009

Jim White isn’t a big fan of QuikStats Iowa.

He isn’t wild about the public seeing his team’s statistics on the Internet. And he certainly isn’t crazy about his players viewing them.

“I’m a team-first guy,” said White, head softball coach at Clear Creek Amana. “I’m just kind of concerned about kids being too concerned about their batting averages.”

Here, in a nutshell, is what viewers will find: The Clippers can hit. A lot.

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Clipper duo rank 1-2 in runs

June 8, 2009

According to Quik Stats Iowa, Clear Creek Amana’s Ashley Akers and Katy Sexton rank 1-2 in the state in runs scored.

Akers has scored 21 runs, Sexton 20.

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Clippers seek chemistry, state return

May 24, 2009
Clear Creek Amana's Melissa Walls takes a cut in a scrimmage last week at Oxford. (Photo by Liz Martin)

Clear Creek Amana's Melissa Walls takes a cut in a scrimmage last week at Oxford. (Photo by Liz Martin)

OXFORD — The most key component to Clear Creek Amana’s offseason softball workouts hasn’t been pitching.

Or hitting. Or fielding.

It has been the constuction of a team. A true team.

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Softball 2009: Players to watch

May 24, 2009
Cedar Rapids Jefferson's Hannah Petersen was a 4A first-team all-state pitcher as an eighth-grader.

Cedar Rapids Jefferson's Hannah Petersen was a 4A first-team all-state pitcher as an eighth-grader.

A LOOK AT 16 GAZETTE-AREA SOFTBALL PLAYERS TO WATCH:

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