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The Raiderettes finished the season 15-13, bowing out in the Class 2A, Region 3 semifinal against Interstate-35.
Mount Ayr softball had at least 21 girls play in a game this season, while nine played in at least 20 or more.
Through 28 games, the Raiderettes averaged a .363 at the plate with a .426 on-base-percentage and a slugging average of .570.
In 675 at-bats, the Mount Ayr girls collected 207 runs on 245 hits that included 163 singles, 49 doubles, eight triples and 25 homeruns.
The girls were walked 62 times, reaching on error 17 times and struckout a total of 115 times.
Leading the Mount Ayr bats was junior Addy Reynolds who led the team in home runs (9) and averaged .449 at the plate, while reaching base an average of .522.
Reynolds stepped-up to the plate 78 times and recorded 33 runs on 35 hits that included 17 singles, seven doubles and two triples. She knocked in 28 runs and was walked 10 times.
Senior Alexa Anderson batted a .453, to lead the team, while recording 25 runs on 34 hits that invluded 34 singles, 23 doubles, five triples and five homeruns.
In the field, the Raiderettes struggled early, with girls learning new positions on the fly, but by the end of the season they were playing clean ball.
The Raiderettes recorded 427 putouts, 147 assists and committed 55 errors in 629 total chances for an efficiency of .913.
Halsie Barnes led the team in putouts, with a total of 162, including five assists, from first base.
Eighth grader, Breya Nickle, surprised many fans early in the season behind the plate after last year’s team graduated catcher Abigail Barnes.
Nickle recorded 116 putouts on 124 total chances.
The Raiderettes had two girls in the circle throughout the season, with Addy Reynolds getting the majority of the workload and sophomore Zoey Larsen relieving when needed.
Reynolds finished the season with a record of 10-8 after pitching 105.2 innings and seeing 465 batters.
Reynolds gave up 74 runs (38 earned) on 107 hits, while walking 29 and striking out 88.
Against Reynolds, opposing batters mustered a .230 average.
Larsen finished the season even at 5-5, pitching 42.2 innings and seeing 201 batters.
Larsen allowed 41 runs (25 earned) off 52 hits. She walked 12 and struck out 33 while opposing batters batted an average of .259.
The Raiderettes graduate three seniors this year, including shortstop and third baseman Alexa Anderson, second baseman MaKayla Jones and centerfielder Channler Henle.
The Raiderettes saw Addy Reynolds and Alexa Anderson selected to the POI All-Conference team, while Halsie Barnes was given the second team nod.
Zoey Larsen received an Honorable Mention.