CAPAC — The Capac 15U softball team fashioned a 5-1 mark, paving the way to a first-place finish at the Alysha Rahn All-Star Tournament in Imlay City this past weekend.
Capac began their title-producing run Friday with a 5-2 win against Armada.
The Capac 15U softball team won the Alysha Rahn All-Star Tourney. They are front Meriah Mason; middle Jordyn Wheeler, Christina Helzer, Racquel Raska, Myranda Hammer and Angela Bussone; and back coach Tom Wheeler, Tressa Cleveland, Jessica Greene, Skylar Schocke, Trista Raska, Haleigh Hansen, Valyn Cutcher and coach Miranda Parisot. photo by Kevin Kissane.
The following day would see Capac forge a 2-1 mark. It was there Capac notched a 16-2 victory over Imlay City; registered a 13-8 triumph against Sterling Heights Firecrackers; and dropped a 6-5 verdict to Macomb Diamonds.
Capac then handed Imlay City a 16-5 semifinal setback on Sunday.
That outcome placed Capac in the title encounter where Macomb Diamonds provided their opposition.
When the final scores were tallied, Capac left the field with a 12-8 victory to their credit.
Meriah Mason, Jordyn Wheeler, Christina Helzer, Racquel Raska, Myranda Hammer, Angela Bussone, Tressa Cleveland, Jessica Greene, Skylar Schocke, Trista Raska, Haleigh Hansen and Valyn Cutcher formed Capac's championship squad. They were directed to their number one showing by coaches Miranda Parisot and Tom Wheeler.
Kevin Kissane has been covering high school sports for the Tri-City Times since 1985. When not standing on a field or court with his camera and notepad, he enjoys golf, travel and family. Kevin is a 1980 graduate of Capac High School, and is also a grad of St. Clair Community College and earned a degree in journalism from Central Michigan University.