After a summer away from the diamonds, the Mason County Men’s Fastpitch League is returning for doubleheaders in the month of July.
Seven area softball players were named to the All-Western Michigan D League teams for their play in 2021, led by Pentwater junior Mikaylyn Kenney.
GRANDVILLE — Hart dominated the first two and a half innings of Saturday’s regional semifinal game against North Muskegon, but the Norse made things happen after that, and they rallied to defeat the Pirates in six innings by mercy rule, 13-3.
HOLTON — Pentwater’s softball team ran into the top-ranked Division 4 Holton Red Devils in the district championship game Saturday, and the tourney hosts won, 15-0.
Ludington’s softball team concluded its season in the MHSAA Division 2 district semifinals with a 10-0 loss to Whitehall Saturday at Oriole Field in Ludington.
HART — Hart fulfilled a dream its juniors and seniors have been talking about since elementary school Saturday, winning the program’s first-ever district title in softball Saturday by defeating Hesperia 6-2.
CUSTER — Mason County Eastern’s softball team dropped a 17-0 decision in three innings in the MHSAA Division 4 district championship Friday afternoon at St. Mary’s Field in Custer to Marion.
SCOTTVILLE — Mason County Central’s softball team split a final regular season doubleheader Thursday against White Cloud, falling in the first game, 13-3, but defeated the Indians in the nightcap, 15-3.
PENTWATER — Mason County Central’s softball team picked up a 4-3 victory against Pentwater Wednesday afternoon as the Spartans’ top hurler Morgan Ahlfeld faced the Falcons’ standout pitcher Mikaylyn Kenney.
BEAR LAKE — Mason County Eastern’s softball team picked up a doubleheader sweep of Bear Lake in Western Michigan D League play, 29-2 and 22-12.