From the Hoquiam VFW Bombers
The Hoquiam VFW Bombers won the 16-U division of a National Softball Association tournament last weekend in Tacoma. The Bombers went unbeaten in six games and downed the West Seattle Thunder, 8-2, in the championship game. Team members, from left, include (front row) Ellie Quercia (middle row) Kalena Quilt, Katie Bonell and Lydia LaLonde (back row) Bailee Bradley, Ashlynn Wakefield, Katelynn Paladin, Ali Spradlin, Madison Studer, Kayla Hilliard and Kylie Stewart. Coaches Mike Cummings, Eric Hilliard and Gary LaLonde were absent.