Local girls win 16U tournaments


A group of local girls recently won a pair of 16-and-under travel softball tournaments as part of the Cyclones travel team. The Cyclones went 5-0 to win the West Liberty Fireworks Shootout and went 6-0 to win the Gem City Metro Showdown in Dayton. They outscored their opponents 56-12 in the Gem City tourney. Local players include, from the left, Benjamin Logan’s Grace Deardurff, West Liberty-Salem’s Lexi Mullins, coach Rick Price, West Liberty-Salem’s Julia Ames and Bellefontaine’s Hailee Price. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)