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McKenzie Girls’ Summer Softball Holds Jamboree

Posted 3/31/21

McKENZIE (March 27) — McKenzie summer softball leagues held a kickoff jamboree at McKenzie Park on Saturday. The event started with a prayer and singing of the National Anthem and the introduction of the teams. Each of the teams lined the inner-most area of the outfield of the high school softball field. The array of colors of uniforms were beautiful as the young competitors readied for competition. For some, it was their first season and others had a few years of competition.

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McKenzie Girls’ Summer Softball Holds Jamboree

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McKENZIE (March 27) — McKenzie summer softball leagues held a kickoff jamboree at McKenzie Park on Saturday. The event started with a prayer and singing of the National Anthem and the introduction of the teams. Each of the teams lined the inner-most area of the outfield of the high school softball field. The array of colors of uniforms were beautiful as the young competitors readied for competition. For some, it was their first season and others had a few years of competition.

McKenzie Elementary School Principal Tonya Brown threw the first pitch as Assistant Principal Josh Kee served as the catcher.

The day’s events were shortened as a thunderstorm made its way to McKenzie.

A list of sponsors and coaches are as follows:

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Ghyers Timber coached by John Wilkins, Mark Ghyers and Leah Wallace.

Robertson Backhoe coached by Alyson Kearschner, Jonathan Wheat and Jeremy Allen.

Carroll Bank and Trust coached by Brian Winston, Matthew Jones, and Jill Stafford.

8-U Teams

Brooks Home Advisor coached by John Wilkins, Brandi Adkins and Mike Lifsey.

McKenzie Banking Company coached by Scotty Rhodes, Will Shipp, and Andy Weaver.

10-U Teams

Sonic coached by Lindsey and Matthew Holt.

Big Daddy’s BBQ coached by George Cassidy and Jason Mathis.

12-U Team

McKenzie Nutrition coached by Laura Beth Milam and Robbie Stanley

14-U Team

Bank of Gleason coached by April West and Laura Beth Milam.

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