After a rough start in pool play on Friday the Lake County Freedom 16U team ran off a team record 5 wins in a row to finish T-3 in the Naperville Diamonds ASA Qualifier this weekend.
Besides setting the 5 game win record the team also recorded a big come from behind win against the Illinois Hawks. The hard-hitting Hawks took an early 7 run lead. The Freedom continued to chip away all game long and won it late 9-7 with key hits fro Nikki Mikosz, (Wheeling HS) Caitlyn Moran (Grant HS) and Dana Meline (Vernon Hills HS).
The 18U Lake County Liberty had similar results this weekend and finished tied for 2nd in the tournament