Erwin and Western Harnett's 12U All-Stars played consecutive games to decide the district championship.
The Western Harnett Tar Heel 12U Softball All-Stars played yesterday in the District IV championship game against Erwin. They won two straight games on Tuesday, eliminating Angier, 11-1, and also defeating Erwin, 15-9, which they faces again last night in a must=win matchup. They are, in no particular order, Savanna Caston, Liz LeRouge, Adriana Hanke, Ivy Benedict, Dakota Hanna, Kylie Harrington, Madelyn Helms, Kaylee Cox, Lillian Heath, Allyson Vest, Riley Church, Gianna McDonald and Aliyonna Bethea. Coaches are Brandon Hanna, Darryl Harrington, Michelle Hanna and Damien Rodriguez.
The Erwin Tar Heel 12U Softball All-Stars played yesterday in the District IV championship game against Western Harnett. They are, bottom row, from left, Baylee Reagan, Carleigh Hemby, Sabrina Black and McKenna Moore. Top row, from left, are Reese Penny, Madelyn Parker, Camryn Conway, Jenna Underwood, Whitni Royal and Lexi Davis. (Not pictured is Ashari Watlington.) Erwin All-Star coaches are, from left, Toni Hall, Misty Parker and head coach Wayne Underwood. They lost their first tournament game on Tuesday night to Western Harnett, 15-9.