Dixie Debs capture World Series Runners-up
Published 10:22 am Wednesday, August 2, 2023
The Alabama Dixie Debs All Stars captured the runners-up title Monday, bringing home the team trophy, medals, and individual player trophies from the Dixie Softball World Series. During the tournament, the Alabama Debs won against Centreville, Tennessee in a 10-0 shutout Saturday morning, fell to the North Carolina All Stars Saturday afternoon, 6-0, and then defeated Mississippi on Sunday, 8-3. The girls faced North Carolina, 7-5 in an elimination game Sunday but fell to the Alexandria All Starts Monday, 17-0 to claim the World Series Runners-up title. Congratulations to the players and coaches! Be on the lookout for the full story next week. Pictured are (back row, left to right) Dakota Hudson, Zoe Conway, Lexi Reaves, Celi Gregory, Natalie Skipper, Skylar Bates, Layla McCall, Lauren Houston, Sy’Nya Edwards, Emma Cook, and CeCe Bullard; (front row, left to right) coach Ian Seale, coach Ann Steiner Gregory, Greenville Parks and Recreation Department representative Carl Stanford, and head coach Bruce Branum. Photo courtesy of Scott Bentley, Butler County Sports Network.