Gordon County 8-under state runners-up

Gordon County 8-under state runners-up (Contributed Photo)

The Gordon County 8-under All-Stars traveled to Carrollton and competed in the Dizzy Dean 8-under State Softball Tournament recently and finished as runner-up, falling to Summerville in extra innings by a score of 18-16 in the finals.

The team also received the Dizzy Dean State Sportsmanship Award. We lost to Summerville in Double Overtime with a score of 18-16.

The team was coached by Bean Springfield, Kathryn Jones, Patrick McKalvia, Jason Brown, Beth Swancy and Steven Jackson. Players include Hannah Bradley, Harley Brown, Julianna Cantrell, Annslee Defoor, Kalli Ewell, Savannah Foster, KayleeAnn Perkins, Emma Springfield, Maddie Swancy, Rebecca Tippett, Layla Townsend and Sophie Townsend.