Wednesday, November 23, 2011
King Philip softball raises banner
By Scott Barboza
Members of the King Philip softball team raised a second straight Division 1 state championship banner to the rafters Wednesday afternoon in Wrentham.
WRENTHAM, Mass. -- While the state's attention is fixed on the high school football feast to come on Thanksgiving Day, the Division 1 state champion King Philip softball team took time to celebrate their second straight title with a ceremony on Wednesday.
Head coach Jim Leonard presented team members with postseason awards and team captains Kelsey Gray, Anna Kelley, Jenn Robillard returned from college to raise their championship banner to the rafters.
In addition, along with a truck-load of other hardward, we presented our inaugural ESPN Boston Miss Softball trophy to pitcher Meghan Rico.