UNION COUNTY — After completion of the regular season, each of the Dixie Girls Softball divisions will compete for championships in tournament play over the weekend.
The Debs and Belles (ages 13-18) was slated for 6 p.m. Friday, pitting the undefeated No. 1 seed — Timken — against the No. 2 seed — Letha King State Farm.
The championships for each of the other divisions are scheduled for today (Saturday, May 28). At 2 p.m., the league will serve hot dog plates and drinks to all players who are wearing their team uniforms. Additional plates will be available for family members for $5 each. All funds raised will go to support the All-Star teams. Hot dogs will be served from 2-3 p.m.; special pre-game announcements will take place at 3:30 p.m.; and games will begin at 4 p.m.
Following the games, the league will announce the champions as well as the All-Star teams. League representative Tim Garner said he estimated those special post-game announcements to be made around 6 p.m.
Regular-season league champions are Union Kar Connection (Darlings), Union Pharmaceutical (Angels), Wicks Locksmith (Ponytails) and Timken (Debs and Belles).
Courtesy photo Angels (ages 9-10) Team QPC — Coaches: Tiffany Grady-Hudgins, Brian Cromer, Dexlie Inman and Hannah Sailors. Players: Jayda Farr, Zoie Cromer, Nyla Smith, Analyssa Dunn, Karlie Chapman, Emma Brown, Emily Henderson, Precious Rice and Peyton Grady. Not pictured are Amari Cureton, Aubrey Revis, Shy Hardy and Baleigh Fox.
Courtesy photo Angels (ages 9-10) Team Crisp & Son — Coaches: Erik Beaty, Zack Pettit, Chris Becknell, Eric Stepp and Ric Parham. Players: Jordan Alrich, Kensley Palmer, Zaydah Wright, Hallie Becknell, Ja’Maria Gregory, D’Aisha Gregory, Destiny Lee, Sha’Niiyah Beaty, Rylee Shuart, Amaria Harris and Isha Jeter. Not pictured are Joslynn Rufrano and Cassie Steadman.
Courtesy photo Angels (ages 9-10) Team Wood Forest Bank — Coaches: Brad Pruitt, Mark Lawson, Ronna Pruitt and Casey Robinson. Players: Sarah Henderson, Caylee Lawson, Jasmine Smith, Zi Norman, Gabby Queen, Kara Pruitt, Makaylee Nelson, Ni’Aisia Adamo, Trinity Smith, Lara Gory and Tiki Harris.
Courtesy photo Angels (ages 9-10) Team Union Pharmaceutical — Coaches: Wilson Bates, Angela Lewis, Billy Messser, Marsha Gossett and Tommy Benfield. Players: Rose Martin, Kee Kee Bates, Gracie Messer, Kensie Ford, Emma Comer, Janiyah Glenn, Laken Lewis, Ahlaysha “LayLay” Owens, Abby Benfield, Averie Lewis and Kaitlyn Greene. Not pictured is Emily Hall.
Coiurtesy photo Angels (ages 9-10) Team La Fogata — Coaches: Bryant Glenn and Kayla Edwards. Players: Dreama Thomnpson, Janiyah Glenn, Kyleigh Woody, Neveah Mejia, Jayla Davis, Kimori McMaham, Sug Salter, NaNa Duckett, My’Ana Holmes, Kate Gist and Orianna Stewart. Not pictured are Iriah Littlejohn and Jada Tyler.
Courtesy photo Darlings (ages 7-8) Team Woodmen Life — Coaches: Jason Johnson, Dominique Grant, Karen Carroll and Tom Grant. Players: Addy Davis, Gabbie Grant, Ashlynn Johnson, Mijah Mobley, Hailey Moxley, Skylar Grant, Sarah Paige Glenn, Nevaeh “Vae” Eison, Nicole Fleming, Savannah Fowler and Jaiya McKissick.
Courtesy photo Darllings (ages 7-8) Team Union Kar Connection — Coaches: Michael Baldwin, Kyle O’Shields, Brittany Foster and Travis Harris. Players: Zyra Rogers, Brianna Booker, Gabby Eison, Amiyah Lipsey, Jordy O’Shields, Kalli O’Shields, Alayna Chick, Aliyah Smith, Caroline Davis and Tykeria Booker. Not pictured is Tierrany Jeter.
Courtesy photo Darlings (ages 7-8) Team P & M — Coaches: Dustin Rakestraw, Crystal Bramlett and Brittany Rakestraw. Players: Camden Boyea, Bella Bramlett, Adaria Brannon, Mee Mee Geter, Shyann Rakestraw, Kennedi Booker, JyNia Rodgers, Maci Sprouse and Gabby Castrejon. Not pictured are Maddy Carver and Mallory Robson.
Courtesy photo Darlings (ages 7-8) Team Woodforest Bank Lil Divas — Coaches: Rashad Cosom, Samantha Cosom and Kyle Smith. Players: Kalis Jeter, Lucy Hill, Malia Sims, MaKayla Dos Santos, Mattie Hill, Amani Cosom, Kynlee Smith, ZaMiya Harris and Najyra White. Not pictured are JaMya Walton, Miah Collins and Carlie Rodgers.
Courtesy photo Debs/Belles (ages 13-18) Team Timken — Coaches: Jerry Foster, Paige Foster and Cameron Norman. Players: Cori Ward, Kira Stewart, Morgan Peace, Molli Butler, Lyshia Thomas, Ashanti Young, Tayler Stines, Katie Davis, Lacy Anderson, Kiya Brannon, Niasia Stewart, Taliyah Thomas, Kassidy Osment and Peyton Osment. Not pictured is Kendra Hughes.
Courtesy photo Debs/Belles (ages 13-18) Team P&C Mechanical — Coaches tim Davis, Brad Queen and Chris Sanders. Players: CeCe Glenn, Natasha Dunn, Jasmine Robinson, Cayla Gregory, Hannah Gregory, Kendele Sullivan, Landyn Queen, Bailey Sanders, Carmen Davis, KK Robisnon, Ryleigh Earls, Alexis Wallington and Jellybean Farr. Not pictured is Abby Lawson.
Courtesy photo Debs/Belles (ages 13-18) Team Letha King State Farm — Coaches: Mitch Sinclair, Clarence Burgess and Tori Rochester (not pictured). Players: Destiny “Shy” Means, Rilei Lakeman, Bre Norman, Macie Gregory, Neely Parks, Tiyonna Harris, Rachel Gallman, Kayla Sinclair, Kate Burgess, Myeshia Holmes, Zarria Smith, Jazz Gault, Caylin Ford and Hailee Robbins. Not pictured is Naya Mobley.
Courtesy photo Debs/Belles (ages 13-18) Team NAPA — Coaches: Bennie Kershaw, Raquel Gist and Lyric Norman (not pictured). Players: Aliyah Thompson, Yonna Smith, Chaniah Brown, Samiyah “Miyah” Booker, Jasmine Jones, Jamya “Mya” Feaster, Sarah Wilson, Olivia Outzs, Larissa Horne, Mary Bush, Riley Gregory, Karia Smith, Shydericka Jeter and Dayteria “Day Day” Harris. Not pictured is Hannah Gilliam.
Courtesy photo Ponytails (ages 11-12) Team First Franklin — Coaches: Courtney Roberts (assistant coaches Chris Allen and Jessica Johnson are not pictured). Players: Carley Sumner, Caroline “Rudy” Sinclair, Summer Roberts, Qua Neal, Ayden Burgess, Rachel Duncan, Kaitlyn Cornelison, Kyla “2 Socks” Davis, Kyleigh “K. Dizzle” Allen and Jenny Martin. Not pictured are Bree Hall and Kanijah “KA” Norman.
Courtesy photo Ponytails (ages 11-12) Team Wick’s Locksmith — Coaches Tori Ruth and Nikki Young. Players: Alazia Jeter, Makenzie Puckett, Amiah Rufrano, Shonta Wicks, Jamison Alexander, Tee Tee Boone, Caroline Baron, Nina Newton and Hailey Justice. Not pictured are Shanyia McBeth, Amanda Sorrow and Savannah Greer.
Courtesy photo Ponytails (ages 11-12) Team Woodmen Life — Coaches: Terry Hale, Tom Grant and Brian Bobo. Players: Bethany Hames, Kayla Tucker, Bethany Henderson, Hayley Bobo, Lora Homan, Autumn Wilson, Katherine Martin, Bonnie Steadman, Joy Walton and Hannah Paschall. Not pictured are Shykeema Land, Trinity Means and Valerie “Val” Belue.