County champs

Hermitage Red team sponsored by Joy Cone Co. recently won the Mercer County Girls Fast Pitch 12u League regular season and year-end tournament with a final record of 18-2. Team members, from left: front — Catelyn Smith, Ryleigh Bochert, Brooke Black, Jillian White, Gianna Fedele, Ariana Wilder; 2nd row — Lilyana Jewell, Layla McClung, Kiera Fleis, Payton Leunis, Lydia Hallas; back — Coaches Mike Joanow, Forrest Jewell, Joe White (head coach), Fred Leunis and Steve Hallas. Missing from photo: Angelique Joanow.