Middle School Softball
Newnan team wins county championship
Newnan, comprised of players from Smokey Road and Evans middle schools, earned a championship in this year’s Coweta County Middle School Softball League.
The team finished the season with an 11-1 record following a final victory over Lee on Saturday at Whitlock Park. It is the first time the combination of schools has won the tournament.
Newnan will now advance to play Rising Starr, which won the Fayette County middle school tournament. The team, coached by Blade and Sandy Goodwin, includes players Maranda Alford, Blythe Bates, Hailey Bloom, Taylor Corley, Danielle Curlee, Gracie Goodwin, Ansley Houston, Maggie Strickland, Alex Williams and Savannah Wilson.
Lee finished the season at 10-2 in second place. East Coweta was 6-6, Madras 5-7 and Arnall 1-11