Ipswich Softball teams compete at State Tourney
July 26, 2023
The Ipswich girls' softball programs have wrapped up after a weekend in Sioux Falls at the state tournament.
The U12 team, coached by Linda Gauer, won three games and lost two on the weekend. (Watertown Crenlo 21-8, Faulkton 6-7, Sioux Falls Faini 14-7, Watertown Hurricane 11-3, Mobridge 1-13).
The weekend was highlighted by multiple grand slams from Sophie Knittel, daughter of Jesse and Wendy, who batted from both sides of the plate.
The U10 team, coached by Joe Galbraith, won two and lost two during their state tournament bid. Their first matchup was against a tough Mobridge team that h...