Island Falls girls win Katahdin Valley event

15 years ago

    This year’s Katahdin Valley League Softball Tournament was held at the Island Falls ballfield on Father’s Day, June 21.
    Teams playing in the single-elimination tourney were Sherman, Patten, Oakfield and Island Falls.
    The opening game was between Oakfield and Sherman, with Oakfield winning. The next game pitted Patten against Island Falls, with Island Falls winning.    The championship game saw Oakfield and Island Falls meeting, with Island Falls coming out as champions.
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ELKS – Playing for the champion Island Falls Elks were from left front, Mersia Thibodeau, Marissa Boulier, Lauren Rockwell, Tabitha Drake; middle, Kylie Dunphy, Elizabeth Drake, Stephanie Redman and Shayden Lillis; back, coach, Angela Rockwell, Autumn Bouchard, Mary Sturtevant, Miriah Farrington, Colby Walker, Shanna Porter, Katie Prescott and coach, Robert Rockwell.
     All participants received softball medals, with the champion team receiving individual trophies and team trophy, while runner-up Oakfield received the runner-up trophy and softball medals.
    Special thanks go to Mickey Boulier who was umpire for all the games and who also helps throughout the season.