Dixie Darlings State Champs,
Headed to South Carolina
by: Bobby McDonald
It was a great night for the Hopkins County Dixie Darlings, in Commerce, Wednesday night, as they stepped up to the plate and "blew away" the competition, to win the State Softball Championship. The Darlings defeated Pineland in a 23-1 decision, in three innings, as they earned the right to compete at nationals in South Carolina, beginning July 27th.
2012 Hopkins County Dixie Darlings-
Coaches- Chris Voorheese, Aaron Hohenberger, Chris Adair & Jarred Pickett
Dixie World Series will be held in Georgetown County, South Carolina.
Opening ceremonies will be on Friday July 27.
The girls first game will be against Florida on Saturday the 28th @ 1:30.
Friday- Bake Sale on the square 9:00- 12:00
Saturday- Farmers Market - They will be selling Snow cones, cotton candy, smores and homemade ice cream.
Monday- Muddy Jakes- a portion of sales and tips. Girls will be "waiting tables".
Anyone interested in making a donation to help fray the cost of travel and expenses for the girls can call Lori Voorheese @ 903-439-7900
Enjoy these photos from Wednesday night's State Title Victory:
Congratulations, Dixie Darlings!!!!
Best of Luck in South Carolina!!!!