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Sluggin’ Slammers

The Hunter Slammer’s finished in first place in the American Eastern Little League softball standings with a 12-1-1 record. Bottom row, from left to right: Charlston Colen, Jaimi Ingram, Tyra Reams, Kenadi James, Leiah Crane, Bryson Cross (team batboy) and Allison Jackson. Top row, from left to right: Khylah Cross, Talah Hunter, Sydney Fooster and Charlese Colen. Coaches, from left to right: Dedrick Cross (manager), Charles Colen, Leo Crane and Carl Jackson. Players not present: Sh’Lanyna Lawson, Ka’Miah Thorton, Amiya Helloms and Liyah Goins. (Special to The Commercial)

Big League Champions

On Sunday, June 7, the Bank of Star City 18-and-under girls’ softball team won the Big League division at the ninth annual Casey Crowder Memorial Tournament at Monroe-Ryburn Field. The two-day tournament helped raised teen safety awareness and money to provide scholarships for upcoming graduating high school seniors.