The Southern Ohio Cyclones, featuring six local players, won their division in the Buckeye Recruit Fest softball tournament last weekend at Berliner Park in Columbus. There were 120 16-and-under teams at the event. The Cyclones finished with a 6-2 record, beating teams from Ohio, Indiana and New York. Local team members are, from the left, front row: Benjamin Logan’s Grace Deardurff and West Liberty-Salem’s Maddie Estes and Julia Ames; and back row: head coach Rick Price, WL-Salem’s Kayle Henderson, Riverside’s Shelby Giles and assistant coaches Jeff Deardurff and Marty Ames. Bellefontaine’s Hailee Price was unable to play because of injury.