Written by Hillsboro Free Press Tuesday, 24 July 2012 13:39
Three girls from Hillsboro were members of the McPherson Lady Express 16-and-under softball team that won the Amateur Softball Association state championship July 15 at the Trussler Sports Complex in Emporia. Pictured from left are Allison Weber, Emily Jost and Julie Sinclair. The team went undefeated in the tournament with wins over the Hutchinson Salt City Crush, Garden City Razzles and Wichita Thunder before beating Emporia Energy in the semifinals and then again for the title in a double-elimination format. Weber was the winning pitcher in the championship game.