The Southeast squad won the Junior League Softball World Series title. Courtesy of the Junior League Softball World Series

The Southeast squad won the Junior League Softball World Series title. Courtesy of the Junior League Softball World Series

Southeast notches World Series title

  • Monday, August 5, 2019 9:59am
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The Southeast squad edged the Southwest, 7-6, in the championship game of the Junior League Softball World Series on Aug. 3 at Everest Park in Kirkland.

Cassidy Lund nailed a walk-off RBI double to give her team the victory in the bottom of the seventh inning. Also for the Southeast (Tampa Bay/Interbay Little Leagues of Florida), Lindsey Chadwick earned the win from the pitcher’s circle and went 3-for-4 with an RBI double; Lauren Callahan had a single; and Jocelyn Campo had two RBIs.

For the Southwest (Columbus Little League of Texas), Mayson Post had a homer and a single; Madyson Carter had a single, double and an RBI; Del Gray had two singles; Kenzie Heffley had two singles and an RBI; Brooke Lleverino had an RBI single; and Lainey Schobel singled.

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