Local fast pitch travel team Phoenix 18U backed up last year’s championship with a second place finish at the 2014 USSSA Midwest World Series held recently.
The team was lead by Raygan Huffman of Brighton High School, who was selected offensive MVP for the tournament, hitting .440. Lindsey Owen and Chloe Haskins of Munford combined to pitch 25 shutout innings.
Also standing out with their bats were Erica Nall, 421; Bridgette Nicholson, .417; Callie Jo Glover, .333; Sam Berryhill, .400; Lindsey Owen,.450; Beth Barcroft,.333; and Laura Hooker, .333
The team hit a combined .380 for the tournament.