Kennett Fushion win softball title

Courtesy photo. Kennett Fushion team members included, back row from left: Taylor Crittenden, Morgan Mullin, Samantha Weaver, Amelia Giordano, Madison Bowe, Hannah Williams, Katie Watson and Jacqueline Tucker; front row from left: Sarah Oscar, Amanda Panati and Dani Doherty. Not pictured was Olivia Hojnacki.

The Kennett-Unionville Fusion softball team recently won the USSSA Fall Brawl Tournament in Howard County, Md.

In their first outing of the season, the Fusion 14-and-undergirls squad beat out a total of 24 teams from Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania and Virginia to capture the title.The Fusion scored a come-from-behind victory in the title game, and went 5-0-1 overall during the weekend.

The Fusion team has been together for three years. Playing their first year as the Kennett Lady Demons with mostly Kennett girls and then changing their name to Fusion in their second year to be more inclusive of Unionville players. The Fusion are coached by Bruce Doherty, Chris Williams, Bob Bowe and Bob Panati.