2 Birds Coffee and Kona Brew Crew both won in the first round of play in the Coed Division III Softball Tournament at Morgan Sports Center in Destin.
2 Birds Coffee beat Fender’s Collision 18-16 in the first game.
2 Birds led 9-2 at the end of two innings and 16-11 by the end of four.
Sam Senor led the effort for 2 Birds with five RBIs. Kelcie Faulk knocked in four runs and Danny Owens, three.
Kolten Riggs and Adam Mooney each knocked in four runs for Fender’s. Laura Mosely connected for three RBIs.
In the second game, Kona Brew Crew defeated Whiplash 12-8.
Kona took a 6-1 lead in the first two inning. By the end of five, Kona was on top 11-1.
In the top of the seventh, Whiplash made one last effort and put up seven runs.
Christian Manthey was tops for Kona with five RBIs. Michelle Eubanks brought in three runs and Michael Ogden knocked in two.
Taylor Shipley batted in three runs for Whiplash. David McKinney and Dakota Blackburn each knocked in two runs.