2017 Latest News
Dragons Season Ends in Dramatic Fashion
Swartz Creek loses in Regional Final at SVSU on Saturday 6-10-17.
Regional game one- Swartz Creek beat Traverse City Central 9-0 in 7 innings to advance to the Finals.
Shortstop Allison Dusseau went 3-4, scoring two runs.
Right fielder Jessica Verran went 2-3, scoring two runs, with a two run home run, with 3 RBI’s.
Catcher Kylee Pierce went 2-3, with one base on balls, and one RBI.
Left fielder Madison Majestic went 2-3, scoring two runs, with two RBI’s.
Pitcher Rachel Mackey pitched a two hitter, with 6 strikeouts, picking up the win.
Regional Final Swartz Creek lost to Midland 8-7 in 8 innings.
2nd base man Rachael Scofield went 2-3, scoring 1 run, hitting a triple driving in 2 runs.
Right fielder Jessica Verran went 1-4, scoring a run, hitting her 2nd home run of the day, with 1 RBI.
Shortstop Allison Dusseau went 1-4, scoring one run, with 2 RBI’s.
Pitcher Rachel Mackey pitched all 8 innings, giving up 10 hits, and 5 earned runs, taking the loss.
Swartz Creek’s season record was 23-19.
Pitcher Rachel Mackey finished the season with a record of 23-15, with 272 strikeouts, which places her 2nd in Swartz Creek’s record book behind Madisen Henry with 306 strikeouts last year.
2017 All-Metro League, All-District & All-Region Awards
Congratulations to all of the Dragon Award Winners. League awards are based only on the player's stats from their league play. District awards are based upon the player's stats for the entire season as well as play in the district games.
League awards are 1st team, 2nd team, and honorable mention. Player's can receive 1 or 2 points from each coach in the league, where the highest point totals determine what level of award they receive. A player that receives 2 points from every coach in the league is a "Unanimous" vote getter. There are league awards for Pitchers, First Baseman, Infield (Second Base, Short Stop, & Third Base combined for 4 total awards), Catcher, Outfield (4 awards), and At-Large (Basically like a Designated Hitter).
District awards are by position and only one level (like 1st team league) and are necessary for a player to be considered for Regional and All-State Awards.
The player's will receive their official awards on the Softball Awards Night. Below are this year's award winners for the Dragons.
Flint Metro League Awards
- Kylie Pierce - Catcher
- Rachel Mackey - Pitcher (unanimous)
Madison Majestic - Outfield
Rachel Scofield - IF
- Outfield - Lily Majestic
- Catcher - Kylie Pierce
- Pitcher - Rachel Mackey
- Shortstop - Allison Dusseau
- 2B - Rachel Scofield
- Kylee Pierce - At Large
- Rachel Mackey - Pitcher
Dragons Win District Championship
Swartz Creek Wins District Title on Saturday 6-3-17 at Swartz Creek
Game one- Swartz Creek won 12-0 over Flushing in a 5 inning contest sending them to the district final against Saginaw Heritage.
Catcher Kylee Pierce went 2-3, scoring one run, with a home run, and 3 RBI’s.
Left fielder Madison Majestic went 2-2, scoring 2 runs, with a base on balls, with 2 RBI’s.
Right fielder Jessica Verran went 2-4, scoring 2 runs.
2nd baseman Rachael Scofield went 2-3, with a run scored.
Pitcher Rachel Mackey faced the minimum 15 batters, hurling a no hitter with 12 strikeouts, picking up the win.
Game two- District final Swartz Creek won 7-0 over Saginaw Heritage taking the district title.
Catcher Kylee Pierce went 1-3, scoring one run, hitting her second home run of the day,with a base on balls, and 2 RBI’s.
1st Baseman Natalie Oldrham went 2-4, scoring one run.
2nd Baseman Rachael Scofield went 2-4,with 2 RBI’s.
Pitcher Rachel Mackey pitched a one hitter, with 9 strikeouts, picking up her 2nd win of the day.
Centerfielder Lily Majestic broke the single-season base stealing record with a season total of 23 steals.
Swartz Creek’s record stands at 22-18.
Swartz Creek will move on to the regionals, Saturday 6-10-17 playing at noon, at Saginaw State University against Traverse City Central.
Dragons Win 4-1 vs Goodrich
Swartz Creek won 4-1.
Swartz Creek could only play one game as it provided for the season maximum of 38 games.
Catcher Kylee Pierce went 2-3, with 2 doubles, and 1 RBI.
1st Baseman Natalie Oldrham went 1-2, with a base on balls.
Shortstop Allison Dusseau went 1-2, with 1 RBI.
Pitcher Rachel Mackey pitched a complete game giving up 1 run on 6 hits, stricking out 13 hitters.
Swartz Creek regular season record is 20-18.
Pitcher Rachel Mackey finished the regular season at 20-14, with 238 strikeouts, and ERA of 2.51.
Dragons Split with Lake Fenton
Game one- Swartz Creek lost 4-0.
Left fielder Madison Majestic went 1-2.
3rd Baseman Sydney Scott went 1-2.
Pitcher Rachel Mackey took the loss, giving up 8 hits, with 2 strikeouts.
Game two- Swartz Creek won 4-1.
Catcher Kylee Pierce went 1-2, with a base on balls.
3rd Baseman Sydney Scott went 1-2, with a base on balls.
2nd Baseman Taylor Bencheck went 1-3, scoring one run, with a RBI.
Pitcher Rachel Mackey pitched all 7 innings, striking out 4, giving up 6 hits, picking up the win.
Swartz Creek’s Record stands at 19-18 on the season.
- Dragons Beat Flushing Twice
- Varsity 2-3 in Home Tournament
- Dragons Sweep Clio
- Varsity Sweeps Fenton
- Dragons 0-3 at Saginaw Swan Valley Tournament
- Creek Splits with Davison
- Dragons Split with Holly
- Varsity 2-1 at Portland Tourney
- Dragons Lose 2 Close Games to Brandon
- Kearsley Takes Two vs the Dragons