06/21/2011 9:11 AM
The NWI White Sox 10u Softball team recently were crowned champions in two recent tournaments and finished runner-up in another. The Sox finished in first place at the PFX Tour / Border Battle of the I's tournament (which was held in Crown Point on June 10th-12th) and at the Memorial Day Classic (in Portage Indiana May 27th-29th). On June 3rd-5th the NWI White Sox team traveled to Normal Illinois to play in a very tough ASA National Qualifying Tournament. The Sox finished in 2nd place, coming up a little short in the championship game, losing to the New Lenox Lightning 2 to 1. Key players so far this year have been SS Allison Snyder (Munster), Snyder has a .775 Batting Avg. and has hit seven Home Runs, and pitcher Jessie Kiefor (Schererville) who has a record of 21 wins and 5 losses, with an ERA. of .892.
Pictured Left to Right, Alyssia Verlinden, Michelle Tiltges, Rylee Platusic, Allison Snyder, Sarah Santana, Amanda Noblett, Jessie Kiefor, Lexy Sherlund, Lyric Green, Becky Radtke, Dawn Pawlak, Jenna Beck.