Nixa's softball team by the numbers:
Nixa (8-3) carries a seven-game winning streak into its home contest with Webb City (10-4) on Thursday.
Over its last three games with Webb City, Nixa has given up a total of only four runs to the Lady Cardinals, but are 1-2
Nixa has three players, center fielder Natalia Pharris, shortstop Jordan Phillips and right fielder Rylee Harper, all at break-even or better. Pharris tops the Lady Eagles with a .565 batting average, while Phillips is hitting .541 and Harper .500
First baseman Sara Sweaney has punched in 20 RBIs, or an average of 1.8 RBIs a game
Harper has accounted for 32 runs, having scored 16 runs and collected 16 RBIs
Hitting near the bottom of Nixa’s lineup, Pharris has scored 11 runs in 11 games
Phillips’ 20 hits include nine doubles.
Pitchers Bri Chilton and Paige Garetson both have four victories. Chilton is 4-1, with wins against Ozark, Bolivar, Eureka and Locust Grove, Oklahoma and a loss to Kickapoo. Garetson is 4-2, with wins against Carl Junction, Kearney, Lee’s Summit West and Verdigris, Oklahoma and losses to Neosho and Perry, Oklahoma