By Jon Swisher-Sports Director:
The 25-14 West Delaware Hawk Softball team will compete in its’ 6th regional final in 9 years tonight in Waverly taking on 10th-rated 33-5 Waverly-Shell Rock. It’ll be a re-match of last years’ Regional Final in Manchester that the Hawks won 2-1 in 11 innings. The Hawks advanced to tonight’s round with a 13-6 win over Western Dubuque Saturday night, first-year head coach Tiffany Rave talked after the game about how proud she was of the offensive effort by her squad:
Coach Rave talks about the senior leadership and how they stay even-keeled emotionally:
It’ll be coach Rave and her coaching staff’s first Regional Final in Hawk colors and second overall since guiding Monticello to the 2013 state tournament:
All the coverage live tonight from KMCH Sports on KMCH and KMCH.com staring around 6:50pm with Sports Director Jon Swisher and Jamie Vaske.
That will take the air after class 2A District Baseball from Dyersville as 20-10 Monticello takes on 20-13 Mount Vernon in game one at 5pm. Live coverage from KMCH Sports with Trevor Hunt, who will also have updates from game 2 that features Beckman and Clayton Ridge/Central. Bill Logan will be in Edgewood for updates throughout the night from the KMCH area team District doubleheader as Starmont faces East Buchanan at 5pm and Ed-Co hosts Maquoketa Valley in the nightcap.