Lady Pioneers roll


Wins bracket at WFC Nationals in Myrtle Beach

By Chris Miles - cmiles@civitasmedia.com



Members of the Lady Pioneers ′05 team are front row from left: Alyssa Miller, Evan Platfoot, Hayla Francis, Lilly Walker and Jenna Mannon; second row: Kiersten Dolby, Shanna Higgins, Abby Harrington, Brooke Mannon, Olivia Crabtree and Natalie Zabloudil; third row: Coach AJ Walker, Kevin Mannon and Joe Higgins.


Submitted photo

The Lady Pioneers ′05 softball team went 4-0 in bracket play at the World Fastpitch Connection Nationals in Myrtle Beach, S.C. to win the silver bracket championship.

The team that is made up of players from Plain City, defeated squads from four different states in the bracket play portion of the tournament including the Virginia Galaxy, Georgia Madness, Ohio Valley Pride of West Virginia and South Carolina Fire.

Lady Pioneers holding tryouts

The Lady Pioneers ′05 will be hosting an open 12u softball tryout on Saturday, Aug. 6 from noon to 2 p.m. behind the Sharon Mennonite Church at 7675 Amity Pike, Plain City.

If you can’t make the date the team will be holding a second tryout Tuesday, Aug. 9 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the same location. If a private tryout is needed please contact coach AJ Walker at 614-679-3402. Players/parents are asked to arrive 15 minutes early for paper work registration.

The Lady Pioneers ′05 plan to play in a fall league and compete in two fall tournaments, have winter practices then compete in a summer league as well as six to eight tournaments next summer.

Members of the Lady Pioneers ′05 team are front row from left: Alyssa Miller, Evan Platfoot, Hayla Francis, Lilly Walker and Jenna Mannon; second row: Kiersten Dolby, Shanna Higgins, Abby Harrington, Brooke Mannon, Olivia Crabtree and Natalie Zabloudil; third row: Coach AJ Walker, Kevin Mannon and Joe Higgins.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/37/2016/07/web1_wfc-champions-1.jpgMembers of the Lady Pioneers ′05 team are front row from left: Alyssa Miller, Evan Platfoot, Hayla Francis, Lilly Walker and Jenna Mannon; second row: Kiersten Dolby, Shanna Higgins, Abby Harrington, Brooke Mannon, Olivia Crabtree and Natalie Zabloudil; third row: Coach AJ Walker, Kevin Mannon and Joe Higgins. Submitted photo
Wins bracket at WFC Nationals in Myrtle Beach

By Chris Miles

cmiles@civitasmedia.com

Reach Chris Miles at 740-852-1616, ext. 1618 or via Twitter @MadPressSports.

Reach Chris Miles at 740-852-1616, ext. 1618 or via Twitter @MadPressSports.