Storm heads to Series
The Souhegan Valley Storm U14 Babe Ruth All-Star softball team has earned a spot in the softball World Series with a runner-up finish in the New England Regional Tournament this past weekend in Plymouth.
The World Series tournament is scheduled for July 29-Aug. 5 in Newberry, Fla. To gain a spot in the championship game, the Storm beat the eastern Massachusetts State Champions from Raynham, Mass., 12-3.
The Storm roster is consists of Milford’s Lauren Basta, Meredith Basta and Abby Sites; Bedford’s Hannah Cronin, Kylie Dimond, Whitney Fitzgerald, Maddy Lucontoni and Emily Moll; Amherst’s Abi MacLatchy and Rheanna Wilson; Brookline’s Megan McLaughlin; Mont Vernon’s Alex Meader; and Wilton-Lyndeborough’s Ashley Humphreys and Abby LeBlanc. The team is coached by Steve Dimond, Doug Moll, Colin Wilson and Beth Fitzgerald.
The team is looking for financial support to help defray the costs of participating in this once-in-a-lifetime experience through a GoFundMe site at www.gofundme. com/SVSTORM14USoftball.