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Team of the week

Published: Wednesday, July 9, 2014 11:00 a.m. CDT
(IVS photo/Becky Kramer)
The Bureau Valley Lightning B League team include (front row, from left) Kaitlin Mungia, Lexi Ryan, Bobbie Welsh, Morgan Freeman, Madison Morrow, Bailey Butler and Sarah Beattie; and (back row) coach Damon Macklin, Zoe Schiedel, Emily Fordham, Marissa Mungia, Dana Macklin, Christen Hurley and Taylor Butler. They are coached by Dan Kolb.
(IVS photo/Becky Kramer)
Emily Fordham is ready for action at first base.
(IVS photo/Becky Kramer)
Pitcher Christen Hurley fires away.
(IVS photo/Becky Kramer)
Taylor Butler drops her bat to head to first base on a walk.
(IVS photo/Becky Kramer)
Zoe Schiedel makes connections for the Lightning .

The Illinois Valley Scene visited with the Bureau Valley Lightning B League team and asked them about a few of their favorites. Here are their replies:

What’s your favorite position?

Sarah Beattie - Catcher

Lexi Ryan - Center field

Zoe Schiedel - Center field

Dana Macklin - Shortstop

Marissa Mungia - Catcher

Christen Hurley - Pitcher

Emily Fordham - First base

Morgan Freeman - Second base

Kaitlin Mungia - Third base

Madison Morrow - Right field

Taylor Butler - Third base

Bailey Butler - Catcher

Bobbie Welsh - Right field

Who’s your favorite team?

Sarah Beattie - Cardinals

Lexi Ryan - Cubs

Zoe Schiedel - Cardinals

Dana Macklin - Cubs

Marissa Mungia - White Sox

Christen Hurley - Cubs

Emily Fordham - Cubs

Morgan Freeman - Cardinals

Kaitlin Mungia - Cubs

Madison Morrow - Cubs

Taylor Butler - White Sox

Bailey Butler - White Sox

Bobbie Welsh - None

Who’s your favorite player?

Sarah Beattie - Yadier Molina

Zoe Schiedel - Yadier Molina

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