Norfolk Golden Girls softball fares well in Sioux Falls

The Norfolk Golden Girls softball teams competed in the Ringneck Invitational in Sioux Falls, South Dakota last weekend. 

The 18 and under squad recorded a 4-2 mark and placed fourth.  They are now 16-5 on the season.  The 16 and under Golden Girls were 2-2 and the 12 and under went 3-1.  All squads made the gold bracket of tournaments which featured 120 teams from different states.

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