Wellington brought home the title in the 10U Babe Ruth Softball State Championship, held in the Wheat Capital of the World on on July 21. The victory capped off an undefeated, 18-0 season.
The championship roster was made up of Kylie Aufdengarden, Olivia Brand, Kierstin Cunningham, Airalyn Frame, Mykiland French, Myriland French, Kaitlyn Hain, Calli Hatfield, Alexis Patee, Gracie Rausch, Draven Warnock. Coaching the team was Ryan Hain and Wes Warnock.
Hain is happy to see a State title back in the hands of a Wellington softball team.
"It's been a long time coming," he said. "...It's one of the best feelings I've had in my life, just to bring that back for them."
For a complete game recap of the championship game, check out the July 31 issue of the Wellington Daily News.