front row left to right Sydney Hoerchler, Abby King,Josie Brooks, Mallory Daniels And Megan Molenhour Back row Coach dave Spears, Kylie Parson, Bailey Spears, Casey Little,Kameron Kelly, Sydney Cammon and Coach Bill Kelly
S.I. Dragons Get 3rd At Bagel FestMATTOON - The 16U SI Dragons finished 3rd out of 23 teams at Mattoon Bagel Fest over the weekend. The Dragons opened Friday with a 9-0 win over the Bloomington Normal Pride. The Dragons feature South Central pitcher Abby King along with several athletes mostly from Salem and Odin.
Saturday they beat the Centralia Sonics 2-1 and would set up 4 games on Sunday losing the first one to the host Mattoon Pride 7-3, beat the Trenton Thunder 15-5 and the Illiana Sparks 3-1 setting up a rematch with Mattoon in which they would lose 10-1 to finish 3rd.
The Dragons finish the summer at 19-12.
Coached by Dave Spears and Bill Kelly, the team consists of Sydney Hoerchler, Abby King, Josie Brooks, Mallory Daniels, Megan Molenhour, Kylie Parson, Bailey Spears, Casey Little, Kameron Kelly and Sydney Cammon.
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