The Colony High School Wins First Softball State Championship
Cougars defeat Willis 5-2 to take UIL Class 5A crown
High School topped Willis 5-2 to win the University Interscholastic League
Class 5A softball state championship on Saturday afternoon at Red &
Charline McCombs Field in Austin.
It was the
first softball state title in school history for the Lady Cougars (33-7). Willis
finished the season 41-8.
sophomore right-handed pitcher Karlie Charles was named the Nike championship
game Most Valuable Player. Joining Charles on the 5A All-Tournament Team was
freshman shortstop Jayda Coleman, freshman catcher Jacee Hamilton, senior
outfielder Morgan Olson and senior outfielder Haley Ramsey.
To see a
box score, click here.
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Following the Lady Cougars’ 3-0
semifinal win over Canyon on Friday, the senior class graduated at home plate
in a special ceremony with TCHS Principal Tim Baxter and Lewisville ISD East
Zone Leader Leigh Ann Lewis. To see photos, click here.