The 12U travel softball team wrapped up 2022

“Sneaky Cleats – Natchitoches” wrapped up its 2022 Season last week with a win at the FASA Gulf Coast Nationals in Galveston, TX.

The team competed against 18 teams from Louisiana, Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Mississippi over the 6 day tournament finishing with a record of 6-1 in bracket play.

“It was a great week. These girls battled some good teams, but found a way to win each time they stepped onto the field,” says Coach Emma Hawthorne.

The 12U travel softball team is Natchitoches based and coached by Emma Hawthorne, Justin Rhodes and Mike McGrath. Players pictured are (Front Row), Raven Leopard, Addie McGrath, London Braxton, Briley Metoyer and (Back Row), Paityn Anthony, Ady Rhodes, Layla Slaughter, Bayla Procell, Cali Kopp, and Sara Beth Terrell. Missing from the picture are team members Kate Perotti and Emme Errington.

“This was a long time coming,” said Coach Justin Rhodes. “These girls had put in their time, put in the work. It was great to see it payoff.”