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Cheshire Flames Red 10-U softball posted a 6-0 record to win the Babe Ruth State Tournament (July 11-13) played at Bartlem Park and Cheshire High School. The girls outlasted Newtown 6-5 to take the title. With the bases loaded in the bottom of the sixth inning, Ella Watson earned a two-out, two-strike hit to clinch the victory.
Flames White (0-5) also participated among nine teams in the event.
Pictured below from left, Flames Red consists of front row: Julianna Distante, Riley Hanover, Kailey Sweigard, Marissa Hurd, Sophia Vagts, Madison Fitzgerald. Middle row (from left): Olivia Prezioso, Stephanie Burke, Ella Watson. Back row (from left): Coaches Dan Sweigard, Butch Hanover, Sean Burke. Not pictured: Grace Lurz, Sarah Capute. Photo courtesy of Butch Hanover.
At bottom, Sydney Hidalgo is displayed hitting for Flames White. Photo taken by Al Valerio/Cheshire Herald.