Fall 2013 – Glory Adkins 18U Gold – Ready to take the Field!

The Texas Glory Adkins 18U Gold team has new players and new coaches to introduce at this time. The ladies are gearing up and working hard to prepare for a successful fall season.

18U Gold Players:
01 – Jordan McCraw
02 – Kasey Thomas
03 – Kaylee Strickland
04 – Christi Flanigan
05 – Alex Schneider
06 – Allie Smith
08 – Kayleigh LeBlanc
09 – Miranda Herron
11 – Peyton Helton
14 – Hailie Henson
16 – Laurynn Lochhead
19 – Kursten Bergene
21 – Jordan Kisselburg
23 – Ryan Wright
24 – Mary Moran
25 – Darrianne Hale
32 – Sydney Beuthian
33 – Devon Fisk-Aguilar
38 – Destiny Chavarria

18U Gold Coaches:
Thomas Flanigan – Head Coach/Manager
Kristen Adkins – Assistant Coach
Leland Herron – Assistant Coach
Jack Fultz – Assistant Coach

2013 Fall Schedule:
09/20 – 09/22: Diamond Sports East Texas College Showcase 18U Gold
09/28 – 09/29: Collegiate Round Robin @ Midwestern State University
10/12 – 10/12: Double Header @ Midwestern State University
10/18 – 10/20: Diamond Sports Oktoberfest Showcase 18U Gold
10/19 – 10/20: Batbusters Invitational “Shout Out to Roni” – 18U Gold
11/01 – 11/03: TC Ronald McDonald College Showcase – 18U Open
11/08 – 11/10: Diamond Sports All American College Showcase 18U Gold
**Looking to add one more in Early September 2013

GLORY TIME

The ladies will hit the dirt this weekend in Broken Arrow, OK, for their first Gold Nationals Qualifier!
Our first game is at 6:00 PM on Friday, 06/14/2013, on Field 9, against the GC Challengers.

Meet the Texas Glory Adkins 18U Gold Team:

  • 06 – Kolbee Gray – Uncommitted 2013
  • 07 – Hailie Henson – Uncommitted 2014
  • 23 – Ryan Wright – Uncommitted 2014
  • 08 – Kennedy Been – Arkansas Tech University 2013
  • 54 – Courtney Chambers – Harding University 2013
  • 12 – Courtney Derrick – Harding University 2013
  • 02 – Ashley Fultz – Texas Tech University 2013
  • 21 – Brittany Lee – Texas Tech University 2013
  • 01 – Susan Welborn – Texas Tech University 2013
  • 24 – Mary Moran – Arkansas Tech University 2014
  • 05 – Alex Schneider – Texas Tech University 2014
  • 14 – Lizzie Souza – Arkansas Tech University 2014
  • 03 – Kaylee Strickland – Texas Tech University 2014

Coaches:

  • Kyle Strickland – Manager/Head Coach
  • Jack Fultz, Assistant Coach
  • Kristen Adkins, Assistant Coach
  • David Been, Assistant Coach
  • John Lee, Assistant Coach

Update 06/04/2013

The Texas Glory Adkins 18U Gold team played three scrimmages on Sunday, 06/02/2013, at University of Texas at Dallas.  The team won ALL games with some strong defense, timely hitting, and good pitching.

The ladies will practice and play another scrimmage tonight at Bakers Field in Flower Mound, TX, beginning at 7 pm.

Most of the seniors on the team have now graduated from high school with just a few more graduation ceremonies remaining.  Congratulations to all our Seniors!

High School Playoffs – Week 05/24/2013

High School Playoffs continue and we now only have two GLORY players remaining in the Playoffs for 2013.  We want to wish Mansfield Legacy High School good luck this week as they match up with Lovejoy High School in a 3 Game Series!

  • Kolbee Gray – SS / 3B – Mansfield Legacy HS, Texas
  • Ryan Wright – P / 1B – Mansfield Legacy HS, Texas
    • Plays Lovejoy, at Rockwall High School, in 3 Game Series beginning on 05/24/2013
    • Glory Player Highlights from week 5/16/2013:  Legacy HS wins in first two games of a three game series against Forney HS.  Ryan Wright receives the Win for the first game as the pitcher on the mound.  Both Ryan and Kolbee help Legacy on offense with some timely/good hits.  Kolbee Gray hit a Home Run in game one and in game two on Saturday she racked up a Single, Double, and a Triple for Legacy HS.  Way to go Kolbee and Ryan, keep up the good work! Looking for another WIN for Legacy HS this week as they face Lovejoy HS.

Player Acknowledgements for Games Last Week – 5/16 to 5/18:

  • Brittany Lee – Catcher – Keller HS, Texas
    • Brittany is a senior at Keller HS.  Brittany caught for all three games in the series against Marcus HS and was responsible for calling all pitches for the games.  Both teams had great pitching, with Brittany’s ability to call pitches in the three game series with Marcus there were only 13-14 Hits allowed and only 2-3 Earned Runs allowed against Keller HS!  Way to go Brittany on a game WELL called and played!
    • Game Scores: 3-0 – Keller HS wins; 3-2 Marcus HS wins; and 1-0 Marcus HS wins
    • Eliminated after fourth round by Marcus High School
  • Susan Welborn – Pitcher – Birdville HS, Texas
    • Susan is a senior at Birdville HS.  Susan pitched two games in a three games series that ended after two games against Wolfforth Frenship.  Both games were played at Abilene Christian University softball field.  In game one, Susan had one Home Run, 2 RBIs and 11 Ks from the mound.  In the second game, Susan had 2-3 RBIs and wrapped up a few more Ks from the mound.  Way to go Susan, you had an AWESOME season in leading your team to Playoffs in 2013 with Birdville HS. 
    • Game Scores: 11-10 – Frenship wins; 16-5 – Frenship wins
    • Eliminated after fourth round by Wolfforth Frenship

May 13, 2016 – Week 4 of High School Playoffs Begin…

High School Playoffs continue and we still have GLORY players contributing to their local high school team’s success!  Good Luck to all the teams still in the Playoffs for 2013!

  • Brittany Lee – Catcher – Keller HS, Texas
    • Plays Marcus, 3 Game Series beginning on 05/16/2013
  • Kolbee Gray – SS / 3B – Mansfield Legacy HS, Texas
  • Ryan Wright – P / 1B – Mansfield Legacy HS, Texas
    • Plays Forney, 3 Gamer Series beginning on 05/17/2013
  • Susan Welborn – Pitcher – Birdville HS, Texas
    • Plays Wolfforth Frenship, Game Times TBD
  • Alex Schneider – P / 3B – Southlake Carroll HS, Texas
    • Eliminated after second round by Lubbock Coronado
  • Ashley Fultz – 2B – Flower Mound HS, Texas
    • Eliminated after third round by Marcus
  • Chase Depew – CF –Greenland HS, Arkansas
    • Elimination after 05/06/2013 game
  • Courtney Chambers – 2B / SS – Grandview HS, Texas
    • Eliminated after third round by Pilot Point
  • Danielle Hubbard – P / 1B – Mansfield Timberview HS, Texas
    • Eliminated after second round by Marcus
  • Hailie Henson – Catcher – Colleyville Heritage HS, Texas
    • Eliminated after first round by Marcus HS
  • Kaylee Strickland – SS – Princeton HS, Texas
    • Eliminated after second round by Lone Star
  • Kennedy Been – OF / 1B – Denton Guyer HS, Texas
    • Eliminated after second round by Aledo

High School Playoffs Weekly Update

High School Playoffs continue and we still have GLORY players contributing to their local high school team’s success!  Good Luck to all the teams still in the Playoffs for 2013!

  • Ashley Fultz – 2B – Flower Mound HS, Texas
    • Plays Marcus, 3 Game Series beginning on 5/10
  • Brittany Lee – Catcher – Keller HS, Texas
    • Plays Midland, Games Times TBD
  • Courtney Chambers – 2B / SS – Grandview HS, Texas
    • Plays Pilot Point, 3 Game Series beginning on 5/10
  • Chase Depew – CF –Greenland HS, Arkansas
    • Plays in elimination round on 5/06 – delayed due to SNOW!
  • Kolbee Gray – SS / 3B – Mansfield Legacy HS, Texas
  • Ryan Wright – P / 1B – Mansfield Legacy HS, Texas
    • Plays Nacogdoches or Sulphur Springs, Game Times TBD
  • Susan Welborn – Pitcher – Birdville HS, Texas
    • Plays Byron Nelson, 3 Game Series beginning on 5/10
  • Hailie Henson – Catcher – Colleyville Heritage HS, Texas
    • Eliminated after first round by Marcus HS
  • Alex Schneider – P / 3B – Southlake Carroll HS, Texas
    • Eliminated after second round by Lubbock Coronado
  • Danielle Hubbard – P / 1B – Mansfield Timberview HS, Texas
    • Eliminated after second round by Marcus
  • Kaylee Strickland – SS – Princeton HS, Texas
    • Eliminated after second round by Lone Star
  • Kennedy Been – OF / 1B – Denton Guyer HS, Texas
    • Eliminated after second round by Aledo

Glory Players in High School Playoffs

Just want to send a shout out for all the GLORY players contributing to their local high school teams for softball playoffs in 2013.

  • Ashley Fultz – 2B – Flower Mound HS, Texas
    • Plays Belton, 3 Game Series beginning on 5/02
  • Alex Schneider – P / 3B – Southlake Carroll HS, Texas
    • Plays Lubbock Coronado, 3 Game Series beginning on 5/03
  • Brittany Lee – Catcher – Keller HS, Texas
    • Plays El Paso Franklin, 3 Game Series beginning on 5/03
  • Courtney Chambers – 2B / SS – Grandview HS, Texas
    • Plays Whitewright, 3 Game Series beginning on 5/03
  • Chase Depew – CF –Greenland HS, Arkansas
    • Plays Mansfield at Greenland HS on 5/03
  • Danielle Hubbard – P / 1B – Mansfield HS, Texas
    • Plays Lewisville, 3 Game Series beginning on 5/02
  • Kaylee Strickland – SS – Princeton HS, Texas
    • Plays Lone Star, 3 Game Series beginning on 5/02
  • Kennedy Been – OF / 1B – Denton Guyer HS, Texas
    • Plays Aledo, 3 Game Series beginning on 5/01
  • Kolbee Gray – SS / 3B – Mansfield Legacy HS, Texas
  • Ryan Wright – P / 1B – Mansfield Legacy HS, Texas
    • Plays Hallsville, 3 Game Series beginning on 5/02
  • Susan Welborn – Pitcher – Birdville HS, Texas
    • Plays Joshua, 3 Game Series beginning on 5/02
  • Hailie Henson – Catcher – Colleyville Heritage HS, Texas
    • Eliminated after first round by Marcus HS