Grasshoppers are back-to-back Rookie League champs

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The Grasshoppers defeated the Volcanoes 13-12 on July 12 to win a second straight Rookie League softball championship. The Grasshoppers were led by Miranda Bena’s defense and by Kamille Coleman and Reagan Groom, who each had three hits and a double. Genne Herrmann, Peytan Carpenter, and Jordyn Kuzmik each added two hits and two RBIs. For the Volcanoes, Makenna Dorobek and Allison Bailey each had three hits and scored twice.