Area softball team wins national championship

The Lady Wreckers 05 went 9-0 at the 12-and-under Youth Softball Nationals.

Posted: Jul 12, 2018 10:14 PM
Updated: Jul 12, 2018 10:57 PM

ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (WTVA) - The Lady Wreckers 05 softball team, based out of Booneville, won the 12-and-under national championship Thursday at the Youth Softball Nationals.

The Lady Wreckers defeated a team from Tampa, Fla., 7-2, in the semifinals and clinched the championship with a 7-2 win over a team from New Jersey in the finals.

The Lady Wreckers went undefeated in the tournament with a 9-0 record and outscored their opponents 109-13.

Each player on the Lady Wreckers' roster was born in 2005.

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