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James LaCombe

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After the 2021 team graduated eight seniors, Santa Fe softball standout Sidne Peters — the 2022 Galveston County softball player of the year — knew this year would be her time to take the lead of the Lady Indians squad, and she surely did deliver.

The championship game saw the Bulldogs pitted against the defending Class 3A-I state champion Lorena, which Hitchcock ran into in the first round of last year’s UIL playoffs. The sting of that loss for the Bulldogs clearly added to the 7on7 team’s motivation, as they recorded a resounding 33-6 win over the Leopards.

Highlighting the trio of Clear Falls players to participate in the all-star game was pitcher William Hughes, who tossed a hit-less, scoreless top of the second inning with two groundouts, one hit batter and an inning-ending strikeout.

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jameslacombe

Dear sir or madam, so you don't continue to waste your time commenting on this article every week, I was told more than a year ago that The Daily News stopped delivering and selling newspapers in High Island, and, therefore, I didn't need to regularly include them in usual sports coverage…

jameslacombe

It was Clear Falls boys and Clear Lake girls, from what I was told by the district

jameslacombe

I'm pretty sure that will be the case

jameslacombe

Yes, if I can get someone to report the score and stats.