Athlete of the Week: Mining City Magic softball

The Mining City Magic girls’ softball team of Butte won one tournament and placed second in another in the 12-and-under age group during competition the past two weeks.

The Magic took the championship of the Frenchtown Fury Summer Sizzler and was second in Butte’s Hit The Pit tournament. The Magic outscored their opponents 112-15 while going 11-1 over the two tourneys.

On the way to winning the Frenchtown meet, the Butte girls beat Belgrade 6-2, the Thompson Falls-based Sanders County Smoke 13-1, Missoula’s Montana Wildfire 20-1, the Hamilton Hotshots 6-1, the Sanders County Smoke again 10-1 and the Montana Wildfire again 11-1.

Team members are Tenley Osborne, Mila Carriger, Savannah Stosich, Kessler Svejkovsky, Peyton Poole, Ryenne Hardy, Grace Rowe, Libbie Ferko, Quinn Kump and Brinkley Greer.
The coaches are Jaison Carriger and Zach Osborne.