Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

July 9, 2014

Youth softball 12-U: Blooming Grove sweeps district, earns state berth

From Staff Reports
Daily Sun

Corsicana — The Blooming Grove Xtreme-Reloaded 12-Under girls softball team swept its way through the Distrit 8-12-U Tournament, outscoring four opponents by 54 runs.

The romp by the 12-Under team not only gave Blooming Grove the title but earned the kids a trip to the state tournament in Copperas Cove on July 14.

The Blooming Grove kids defeated Wortham, Frost, Mabank and Frost again in the title game to win the tournament.

Blooming Grove outscored opponents 58-4 in the four-game sweep.

Pitcher Tatum Briggs led the way.

She pitched back-to-back no-hitters to open the tournament run and pitched back-to-back one-hitters to close it, allowing just two hits in four games.

Blooming Grove defeated Frost 14-1 in the title game.