Manly Warringah proved the dominant team in the U13 Girl’s State Championships not only going through undefeated but only having 4 runs scored against them all weekend.
In a surprise to some Georges River made their way into the final after defeating North Shore in the playoff game with some strong hitting and tidy defence.
In the final Manly Warringah’s bats ran hot and after establishing a lead just extended it with the final score 8 – 0.
Team Members of the Manly Warringah Team were:
Caitlin Barlow, Hannah Barlow, Chelsea Bennett, Paris Caruso, Ingrid Frew, Isabelle Frew, Ana Kaivelata, Abbie Morris, Sopie O’Connor, Ocean Pounsett, Emma-Jane Reeve, Sonkashi Sharada, Chloe Stevenson, Keira Trim
Head Coach – Fred Williams, Assistant Coaches – Rhonda Williams, Paul Tonga, Robert Glasson, Managers – Eileen Saiwaid & Letitia Van Der Heide, Statisician – Fiona Herbet
1st Manly Warringah
2nd Georges River
= 3rd North Shore & Penrith City
6th Cumberland Nepean
9th Southern Districts
12th Central Coast
Thank you to the Georges River Softball Association for putting on a great State Championship at short notice.