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(SB) Trlicek, Cottrill & Echols Continue Play with U-19 WNT (Brooks)

Discussion in 'Diamond Gators' started by gatorjjh, Jun 27, 2019.

  1. gatorjjh

    gatorjjh A Gator with a Glass half full attitude Moderator VIP Member

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    Trlicek, Cottrill & Echols Continue Play with U-19 WNT
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    The trio helped the Red, White and Blue to a 4-1 record, with wins over France, 11-2 and 7-0, and Ireland, 13-0. The squad also split a pair of games with Japan as they lost the opening game 3-0, but then rebounded to win 1-0 the next day. The U-19 WNT has outscored opponents 60-10 so far this summer.

    Next up is a pair of exhibition games in Atlanta at the Robert E. Heck Softball Complex against the Georgia Impact and Birmingham Thunderbolts club teams. Afterwards the U-19 WNT will then compete in the USA Softball International Cup in Columbus, Ga. from July 1-7, at the South Commons Softball Complex.

    Julia Cottrill Stillwater, Okla.
    Cottrill went 2-for-2 in Team USA's 11-2 win over France. The Stillwater, Okla. native drove in a run with an RBI single to right field to help give the Red, White and Blue 7-0 lead in the first inning. She then went on to produce an RBI double to center field that extended the lead out to 9-0 in the second inning.
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  2. johnny_cakes

    johnny_cakes All American

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    In the league games, Cottrill is batting .200 and Echols .231
    Non-league games Cottrill is batting .273 and Echols .700

    Considering that league games involve national teams and non-league games involve professional teams, can we assume that they will do better against SEC pitching? Or is it not so clear cut?
     
  3. apkgator

    apkgator Premium Member

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    Sample size is very small to begin with.....so not much to take from it. I would say you are generally assured of facing quality pitching vs pro teams and international play is often a mixed bag.
     
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