SHOT: Paris Hardcastle moments before she strikes the ball during the Aztecs derby. Apaches beat Cherokees 25-7.
SHOT: Paris Hardcastle moments before she strikes the ball during the Aztecs derby. Apaches beat Cherokees 25-7. Valerie Horton

Junior March Past marks start of softball season

MARYBOROUGH Softball season is underway.

Saturday marked the official start of this season, and the association marked the occasion with a Junior March Past and games in all divisions.

Dressage, Miss Softball and Master Softball winners were also announced.

The senior women's games were both local derbies, with Aztecs Apaches and Sparx Hyne both recording wins to get their season off to the best possible start.

The Oldies beat Youngones by five in the men's game.

Clubs are still looking for players, and information can be sourced through Maryborough Softball Facebook page and websites.

Awards

Dressage: Aztec Softball Club

Miss Softball: Elanore Brown (Incas)

Master Softball: Jesse Campbell (Hervey Bay Terrors)

Results

Teeball

Incas Comets 24 (Isaac Bolderrow-Strange 1C/1HR, Samantha Steinberg 1C) d Aztec Angels 4, Aztec Aces 7 (Alex Tobin 2HR, Harry Murree 2HR, Richard Tufui-Paea 1C/1HR) d Sparx Spiders 0;

Under 12

Incas Gold 9 drew Hervey Bay Terrors 9, Aztec Avengers 9 d Aztec Atoms 4;

Under 14

Sparx Stingers 11 (Summah Mallam 1C/1HR, Jackson Fletcher 1C) d Incas Dodgers 7 (Lewis Blair 1C) Hervey Bay Terrors 15 (William Thorogood 1HR, Jed Bennet 1C) d Aztec Arrows 3 (Jacinta Kaulave 1C);

Major League

Sparx Strikers 16 (Kelly Brandon 2HR, Summah Mallam 1C/1HR) d Aztecs Archers 6;

Senior Women

Aztecs Apaches 25 (Tina Thorburn 2C) d Aztecs Cherokees 7 (Will Pitt 1C)

Sparx Hyne 24 (Hayley Hinchliff 1C) d Sparx Sirens 1(Julie Kelly 1C);

Men

Oldies 16 (Cody Barron 2C, Tate Clarke 1C/1HR, Gary Dennis 1C, Jackson Hoyes 1C) d Youngones 11 (Stephen Steinberg 1C, Aiden Sandow 2C, Shawn O'Gorman 1C/1HR).



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