6-under state champions

The Sweetwater Lil Bratz 6-and-under all-star soft-ball team is state champions after winning all seven of their games at a recent state tournament held in Abilene that included 13 other teams. The team is pictured here. Back row from left are coaches Matt Weaver, Eli Espinoza, Scott Schlemmer, Smoky Brown; second row, Maryn Weaver (catcher), Makynli Cunnings (third base), Izzy Espinoza (catcher), Eden Schlemmer (first base), Bentley Cunningham (first base), Kallie Scherwitz (pitcher); front row, Grace Rosas (catcher), Kamaria Cunnings (center field), Ava Garza (left field), Kamree Shaw (second base), Kalicia Taylor (shortstop) and Sophia Valdez (right field).