CC American qualifies for state in 7-8 softball

2:32 am | July 3, 2013

ERWIN — They might not be taking the last train, but Carter County American’s 7-8 year-old All-Star team is headed to Clarksville after winning the district Little League softball championship in convincing style.

Photo by Bart Nave/www.bart.ifp3.comCarter County American pitcher Maddie O’Quinn looks to throw to first after fielding the ball.

Photo by Bart Nave/www.bart.ifp3.com
Carter County American pitcher Maddie O’Quinn looks to throw to first after fielding the ball.

Playing loosey-goosey from start to finish, the Americans knocked off Daniel Boone 9-1 to earn a berth in the state tournament.

Coach Kenny Hardin praised the play of his young lassies throughout the tournament. He felt like their defense was what pushed them forward.

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