8, 10, 12 and 14U teams will play this weekend in Advance
The Babe Ruth Softball League is gearing up for another successful year at the State Tournament in Advance, Missouri.
With all four rosters now set for this weekend in Advance, Boonville Babe Ruth Softball Commissioner Kathy Howard said the 16U All-Stars will automatically advance to regionals in Winfield, Kansas on July 7-9.
As for the Boonville 8U All-Stars, they will begin play on Friday, June 23rd against the E-Lemon-ators starting at 12:30 p.m. and then will open up bracket play against Mineral Area at 4:45 p.m.
Other teams competing in the tournament along with Boonville are SEMO, Sikeston, Fredericktown, Mineral Area, E-lemon-ators and Heartland.
Members of the Boonville 8U All-Stars are Emme Comegys, Elizabeth Eichelberger, Katelyn Drummond, Emma Pfeiffer, Jaden Ronnfeldt, Delaney Rowlett, Ellise Kirchner, Isabel Alvizo, Cecelia Gaddis, Hillary James, Alycia Felgar and Kinlei Ruffel.
Coaches for the Boonville 8U All-Stars are Brent Drummond, Jason Comegys, Lori Rowlett and Sarah Ronnfeldt.
As for the Boonville 10U All-Stars, they will open play on Friday against Heartland at 12:30 p.m. and then will begin bracket play against the SEMO Misfits at 6:30.
Other teams competing in the tournament are Sweet Heat, Lady Raiders, Sikeston, SEMO Blaze, Heartland and SEMO Misfits.
Members of the Boonville 10U All-Stars are LeAsia Bruce, Mabry Caton, Allison Drummond, Emmersyn Eads, Alison Eichelberger, Isabella Imhoff, NyAsia Jones, Lillian Newham, Elly Rapp, Cora Thompson, Emma Wells, Kiersten Woodruff and Amera Wright.
Mandy Eichelberger will be the manager for the Boonville 10U All-Stars with Kyle Newham and Whitney Caton helping coach the team.
The Boonville 12U All-Stars will also hit the field running on Friday against Sikeston starting at 2 p.m. and then will play the winner of Heartland Outlaws and Ste. Genevieve on Saturday at 10:45 a.m.
Other teams competing in the 12U division are Heartland Outlaw, Ste. Genevieve, Park Hills, Heartland Venom, Minera Area and Sikeston.
Members of the Boonville 12U All-Stars are Cassidy Bishop, Olivia Eichelberger, Abby Fuemmeler, Natalie Glenn, Alyssa Gross, Mia Hatter, Marci Lammers, Zoey Lang, Lexi Maddex, Grace Phillips, Leah Vollrath and Emma West.
Lori Vollrath will manage the team with Richard Eichelberger and Danny Fuemmeler helping coach the team.
As for the Boonville 14U All-Stars, they will play Heartland in a pre-tournament game on Friday starting at 9:30 a.m.
Four teams will make up the double-elimination tournament in the 14U division, which will run Friday through Saturday with the “if” game on Sunday.
Members of the Boonville 14U All-Stars are Brooke Eichelberger, Logan Root, Daylynn Baker, Cara Bishop, Zoey Laster, Alexis Trigg, Reese Lavers, Brooke Stone, Carson Dee, Faith Mesik, Alexia Sprick, Ginna Meisenheimer, Rachel Massa and Alexis Albin.
Gary Baker will manage the Boonville 14U All-Stars with Tracy Massa and Ed Brokaw helping coach the team.
As for the Boonville 16U All-Stars, they will advance on to Regionals in Winfield, Kansas.
Members of the Boonville 16U All-Stars are Sylvia Bishop, Bailey Chew, Kali Corbitt, Jacey Fenton, Abbie Grizzle, Peyton Kempf, Morgan Massa, Abby Nation, Kyra Perkins, Hailey Polk, Josie Robb and Skyler Shuffield.
David Grizzle will manage the Boonville 16U All-Stars and will be assisted by Wyatt Grizzle and Dave Watson.