Two local soft-ball players helped propel a mississippi all-star team to national recognition over the weekend.
Newton county catcher cassidy blount and nanih waiya short-stop mackenzie johnson helped guide the mississippi blast 98 soft-ball team to a u-s-f-a... Class a.... 14-under world series in panama city beach, florida. The blast are based out of clinton, mississippi but are comprised of girls from all over the state. They defeated texas tanel 4-3 in a tie-breaker for the world series. Blount and johnson guided newton county and nanih waiya respectively to softball state championships in may.
Two local softball players helped propel Mississippi All-Star team to national recognition over the weekend.
Newton County catcher Cassidy Blount and Nanih Waiya shortstop Mackenzie Johnson helped guide the Mississippi Blast 98 softball team to a USFA Class A, 14-U world series in Panama City Beach, Florida.
The Blast are based out of Clinton, MS but are comprised of girls from all over the state. They defeated Tanel (TX) 4-3 in a tie-breaker for the world series.
Blount and Johnson guided Newton County and Nanih Waiya (respectively) to a softball state championship in May.