Seven Team Participate At North
East State In Crete On July 5th & 6th
Crete: Crete: The Vipers from Tinley Park rolled
to a perfect 7-0 record to win the USSSA Girl's 18 & Under Northeast
State Tournament held at Heritage Park in Crete on July 5th through
The Vipers opened play with an impressive 11-0 win over Ice Fastpitch
from Oak Lawn.
In their second game the Vipers defeated E.S. Steelers from Chicago
Illinois Freeze from Downers Grove fell to the Vipers 9-1 in their
The Vipers upped their record to 4-0 when they met and defeated
USA Strutters from Burbank.
Illinois Freeze fell to the Vipers 5-1 in their fifth game of the
Q.C. Shockers from Moline fell to the Vipers by the score of 4-1.
The Vipers won the title game over Ice Fastpitch 7-1.
Ice Fastpitch made it to the title game by losing their opener to
the Vipers 11-0.
In their second game Ice Fastpitch lost again as USA Strutters defeated
Ice Fastpitch dropped their third straight game to Illinois Freeze
Q.C. Shockers handed Ice Fastpitch their fourth straight loss 5-4.
Ice Fastpitch turned thing around and started a winning streak as
they defeated C.R.A.A. Jets from Chicago Ridge 5-3 to post their
first victory of the tournament.
Illinois Freeze was sent packing for home at the hands of Ice Fastpitch
Next to exit the tournament was USA Strutters by a score of 4-0.
Q.C. Shockers fell to the hot Ice Fastpitch ball club 1-0 earning
the ladies from Oaklawn a second shot at the Vipers and the tournament
title only to come up on the short end of a 7-1 score in the title
Northeast Girl's 18 &
Heritage Park, Crete
July 5th & 6th, 2002