Congratulations to the Virginia Scrappers 12U – Leftwich softball team for winning the NC IFA Spring State Championship, on May 20-21. The team went 6-0 for the weekend. Saturday included wins over Chatham Elite 99 (NC) (3-0), Diamond Divas (NC) (5-4), and Maroon Crush (VA) (9-2). Sunday included wins over Fusion (6-0) (NC), 3G’s (VA) (5-3, ITB) and 3G’s (VA) (9-1) in the championship game.
At left, pictured in the front row are Sarah Brown (Rocky Mount), Hannah Sowers (Vinton), Carla Hall (Rocky Mount), Brianna Whorley (Montvale), Megan DiCenzo (Forest), and Megan Murphy (West Virginia).
Pictured in the back row are Coach Vic (Forest), Bayleigh Gardner (Forest), Olivia Garman (New Castle), Rebecca Hensley (Bedford), Sidney Gordon (Buchanan), Morgan Leftwich (SW County), Coach Dennis (SW County), Coach Don (West Virginia).
– Submitted by Allyson Leftwich