Metamora Flames fast pitch softball

The Metamora Flames fast pitch softball team defeated some strong teams and battled hot weather to take first place in the US Cellular Summer Showdown this past weekend. Winning the tourney puts the girls’ overall record at an impressive 48-10 mark on the season. Pictured are (standing, from left) coach Tom Brock, coach Tony Riddle, Liv Vaughan, Karagan Hartnett, Bri Bessert, Nora Johnson, Abbie Jewell, Coach Matt Jewell, coach Patrick Vaughan, (kneeling, from left) Avery Taylor, Mya Brock, Sophie Revallo, Ellie Schaffer, Lauren Riddle and Kennedy Nee. Tryouts for the following season will be held July 28 and August 4 at MTHS. More information can be found at