MONTGOMERY, AL (WIAT) - Parrish (40-10) bounced back from a 7-3 loss in the championship round to Kinston (36-16) to win a deciding game 5-0 and win the 1A State championship.
Pitcher Grayson Culverson only allowed five hits and struck out five to pick up the win. She was selected as tournament MVP. She also had an RBI double in the game.
Named to the 1A All-Tourney Team were: Grayson Culverson, Parrish (MVP), MaKenzie Morgan, and Baleigh Robertson of Parrish; Madison Weeks, Anna Elmore and Lexi Harrison of Kinston; and Peyton Barthel of Decatur Heritage.
The Hayden softball team also took home a state title on Saturday, knocking off Scottsboro to win their first Class 5A State championship in softball.
Caitlyn Kirkland was named the tournament MVP for 5A.
Here are all the classification winners in softball for 2013:
Parrish Post-Game Interviews (Pitcher Grayson Culverson, Coach Chris Harris):
The memorial service for former South African President Nelson Mandela on Tuesday is poised to be one of the largest such gatherings in generations with tens of thousands of local mourners and dozens of foreign leaders expected.
The Birmingham Police Department is investigating a homicide that happened early Sunday morning on the 2000 block of Pearson Avenue Southwest.
In death, Nelson Mandela unified South Africans of all races and backgrounds Sunday on a day of prayer for the global statesman — from a vaulted cathedral with hymns and incense to a rural, hilltop church with goat-skin drums and barefoot dancing.
Auburn wins the SEC Championship beating Missouri 59-42. Here's the full post-game press conference with Head Coach Gus Malzahn and MVP running back Tre Mason.
Stores like Academy Sports in Hoover have unleashed their 2013 Auburn Tigers SEC Champions gear.
The Auburn mascot couldn't help but show off some of his moves after Auburn's big victory!
Melissa Kim catches up with both Auburn and Missouri fans as they make their way into the SEC Championship.
Auburn amasses close to 700 total yards of offense on their way to winning the 2013 SEC Championship.