District champs

Published 6:37 am Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Rowan Little League 12U softball captured the District 2 championship with a 6-2 victory over defending state champion East Surry 6-2. Rowan went 4-0 in district play. It defeated Northwest Forsyth 23-0, Davie Little League 12-1 and East Surry 19-2 leading up to another showdown with East Surry. Rowan travels to Washington for the state tournament, which starts July 18. Rowan Little League swept the District 2 titles with titles in the 8U, 10U, 12U and 14U age groups. Front row (from left): Taylor Sanborn, Liza Simmerson, Taylor Walton, and Caylie Keller. L-R: Back row (from left): Megyn Spicer, Jaden Vaughn, Kary Hales, Ellen Yang, Kaylin Dowling, Kali Morton, Ellie Wilhelm, Allison Ennis and Caitlin Mann. Steve Yang is the head coach, and assistant coaches are Rob Hales and Eric Dowling.