Hot Stix team takes first in home tournament
The 12U Mt. Pleasant Hot Stix team won its age bracket at the ASA softball tournament at East Lake Park on Aug. 4. Like the 16-18U team, they went 1-1 in pool play and then won the rest of the way for a first-place finish. The team defeated Victor Krush and the Lady Rebels in tournament play.
Team members are pictured above. Front row, from left: Ashley Elmore, Keelyn McNamee, Kenna Smith, Paige Stater, Delaney McDowell and Chi Glaha. Middle row, from left: Maggie Cristoforo, Chloe Anderson, Serenity Keomanivong, Reece Barton, Anni Liechty and Lydia Stewart. Back row, from left: Coaches Scott Keomanivong, Kevin Glaha, Jason Smith and Darin Stater. Not pictured: Emily Stark, Liz Perry, Lexi Magnani, Isabel Ashton and Coach Joe Cristoforo.