Hopkins County wins Ponytails state tourney, moves on to World Series
From Staff Reports
July 25, 2008 - DENISON - The Hopkins County Ponytail All-Star team defeated Whitewright 4-2 on Monday in the championship game of the Dixie State Tournament to win the Texas title.
By winning state, the Ponytails qualified to play in the Dixie World Series in Pineville, La., beginning Saturday, Aug. 2. Their first game will be against Mississippi on Aug. 2.
Many of the girls on the team were also members of the local Angels All-Star team that played in the World Series two years ago at Coleman Park.
The Ponytails will join the Hopkins County Darlings All-Star team that also won state and will play in the World Series, also in Pineville, La., starting next Saturday.