The 16U Salem Scrappers. Bottom Row (from left): Eden Durnil-Carroll, Taylor Asimakoupoulos-Cave Spring, Rachel Gwilliams- Botetourt, Taylor Carter-Northside, Christene Phillips-Floyd County, Lindsey Graham-Radford, and Sarah LaFrancois-Salem. Top row (from left): Kristen Mills-Floyd County, Courtney Cumbee-Blacksburg, Carol Rice-Staunton River, Sophia Robinette-Hidden Valley, Kelsey Johnson- Salem, and Sidney Agee-Hidden Valley. Coaches are Wayne Mills (left) and Butch Crotty (right).
The Salem Scrappers won Gold in both the 14U and 16U NSA Summer Finale at Botetourt Sports Complex on Sept. 8-9.
The 14U team beat the Steelers in a close 5-4 game that went down to the wire. Hollie Hill of James River is a player on the gold-winning 14U team.
Rachel Gwilliams of Botetourt is a player on the gold-winning 16U team.
The Phillips family shares these team photos.
The 14U Salem Scrappers. Bottom row (from left): Brittany Knot-Salem, Grace Faw-Craig, Hannah Everett-Northside, Lauren Weidig-Franklin, Rene Trail-Salem, and Amber Mills-Franklin. Top row (from left): Laine Shifflet- James Monroe, Tayler Lewis-East Mont, Maryann Phillips-Floyd County, Lexi Bryant-Salem, Bailee Jackson- James Monroe, and Hollie Hill-James River. Coaches are Sam Everett, Andy Trail, Allison Thornton, and Wendy Trail.