Photo by Jeannette Tweddell
The Tri-County Slammers received the coveted Norm and Colleen Travis Sportsmanship Award at the 2012 Babe Ruth 14U Midwest Plains Regional Softball Tournament, held July 19-24, in Independence, Kan. Back row (l-r) is head coach Matt Hall, Midwest Plains commissioner Owen Kaufman, Samantha Galley, Noel Jaramillo, Shelby Rogers, Lacey Rodriguez, Tyra Jaramillo and assistant coach Andrea Lofley. In the front is Kayla Trefren, Kayla Carter, Kambry Hall, Hailey Lofley and Kenley Derby.
The Tri-County Slammers went 1-3 to place fourth at the Babe Ruth 14U Midwest Plains Regional Softball Tournament, held July 19-24, at Independence, Kan.
"There were some outstanding teams there," said head coach Matt Hall, including the Southeast Denver All-Stars, who went undefeated to win the state tournament in Paonia.