Ram softball team jumps up to third in Class 3A rankings
By Sue Rieder firstname.lastname@example.org
Greene County’s girls softball team jumped up a couple of spots in the Class 3A rankings released by the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union on June 5. The Rams, who have won their first nine games, are ranked third behind Benton Community(14-0) and Center Point-Urbana (9-3). Heart of Iowa competitor PCM dropped to 14th in Class 3A after losing to CMB last week.
According to Quik Stats Iowa, the Rams currently have a .392 team batting average. The girls have 103 hits and have scored 90 runs. Bailey Godwin currently has the best batting average of .524, while Sydney Koch is right behind her with .519. Kayla Mobley leads the team with 13 runs batted in, and Emily Christensen and Koch lead the team with 14 hits each. Marissa Promes has an 8-0 pitching record. Promes has given up 17 earned runs and 15 walks, while striking out 63 batters. Her ERA is currently 2.48.
St. Edmond of Fort Dodge (10-1) moved to the top of Class 2A. The Rams are scheduled to meet the Gaels in Jefferson on June 25. AGWSR (7-0) tops Class 1A, Fort Dodge (7-2) remains the Class 4A leader, and Johnston (5-0) is on top in Class 5A.