Firecrackers Rico/Weil Ranked #13
Firecrackers Rico/Weil was ranked as the #13 team by Extra Innings Softball in their current Extra Elite 18U Club Rankings.
Article excerpt courtesy of ExtraInnings Softball:
13. Firecrackers Rico/Weil
The Firecrackers are coming off a seventh-place finish at PGF 18U Premier Nationals and they are off to a 10-4 start this fall. Oklahoma-committed 2021 power-hitting C Sophia Nugent and UCLA-bound 2020 3B Thessa Malau’ulu are the Orange County-based team’s top returners and they also picked up uncommitted 2022 MIF Emily Jones and Georgia-bound 2020 P Britton Rogers.
Other players on the Firecrackers’ roster are Iowa-bound 2020 1B Xophia Venegas, Utah-bound 2020 OF Shelbi Ortiz, New Mexico State-bound 2020 OF Antuanett Dean, uncommitted 2020 MIF/OF Carly Robbins, uncommitted 2022 C/1B Kennedy Bunker, uncommitted 2021 OF/2B Isabella Espinoza, LMU-bound 2020 RHP/1B Alessandra Samperio, Cal State Fullerton-bound 2020 OF Bailey Wallace, Canisius College-bound 2020 RHP Savannah Serrata, uncommitted 2022 OF/3B Skylar Limon, uncommitted 2022 OF/MIF Carly Ruiz, uncommitted 2022 RHP/1B Taylor Johnson, uncommitted 2021 SS Emma Sellers, uncommitted 202 1B Jamie Sellers, Georgia-bound 2020 C Payden Bordeau, Georgia-bound 2020 RHP Riley Orcutt and uncommitted 2022 C/1B Zoe King. The Firecrackers have a good mix of athleticism and speed, which should carry them far.