HC Ponytails 2nd; Sweetees, Angels, Debs 3rd in nation

Hopkins County’s Lucy Hernandez (left) prepares to snag a pitch from Hannah Speed (right) after a missed swing from Alabama’s Harmoni Descalzi during game one of the championship series. The Hopkins County Ponytails finished second in the nation, while the county’s Debs, Angels and Sweetees teams all finished third. The Ponytails, Debs and Angels all finished top three as the host team while the Sweetees were the state champions.
Softball It’s safe to say that the best Dixie League Softball over the span of the past week both could be found and involved Hopkins County. Four Hopkins County teams took part in their respective Dixie League World Series last week, with three of those tournaments played at Coleman Park. Softball officials said it was the first time Hopkins County had hosted a Dixie World Series in more than…

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