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Blaze 10u wins tourney

The Bureau County Blaze 10u softball team won the Washington Cobra Classic on June 14-15. The Blaze defeated the I.V. Aftershock, Starved Rock Bandits, East Peoria Express, Limestone Jets, and the Washington Cobras twice, including a 10-0 victory in the championship game. Team members are (front row, from left) Katie Bates and Katie Sexton; (middle row) coach Jason Krich, Jenna O’Donnell, Olivia Alter, Darla Kepner, Bre Broers, and coach Brady Bushnell; and (back row) coach Greg Sayler, Tyra Sayler, Elle Jarrett, Madison Krich, Trysta Foster, McKenna Solomon, Avery Bushnell, Paige Manning, and coach Joe Bates.  

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