Congratulations to the Wewahitchka Dixie Softball 12-U Ponytails. The ladies won the district title in June and traveled to Brooksville July 4-8 and won the Florida title with a win over Paxton.
The team will travel to Bluffton, SC on July 26 to compete in the Dixie Softball World Series.
Coached by Tony Price, Dayton Lister and Michael Bailey, the team, consisting of Brianna Bailey, Mariah Brown, Sha’Mario Cole, Savannah Harrison, Shiloh Jamerson, Savannah Lister, Ashten Lolley, Kristen Nichols, Alidiea Odom, Gracie Price, Breanna Weathers, and Aleah Wooten went undefeated in both district and state competitions to capture the titles.
Five of the 12 players were on the Wewahitchka Dixie Softball 10-U team that won a state title last summer.
The County Channel in Bluffton will broadcast all of the games on television and stream the games online allowing viewers to watch the players all across the world.
You may log on to www.bcgov.net to watch the games beginning Saturday, July 27.
The league appreciates all of the support and words of encouragement that people all over Gulf County and Florida have given the team.
Anyone who would like to assist these ladies with expenses associated with their trip to the World Series, please send donations to Wewa Dixie Softball, P.O. Box 295, Wewahitchka, FL 32465 or contact League Secretary, Daphne Lister at firstname.lastname@example.org.