Valdez Softball Association July Magic Tournament Results

11 teams total representing the Valdez Softball Association, Golden Heart Softball Association (Fairbanks), and Mat-Su Softball Association.

Tournament Champions: Harris Sand & Gravel (Valdez) – Coach: Theresa McCain
(First time the Championship trophy stayed home in Valdez in over 7 years! See attached photo courtesy of the VSA.)

Second Place: Fairbanks Elite (Fairbanks) – Coach: Ashley Spann

Third Place: Elks Nasties (Fairbanks) – Coach: Steve Champagne

Fourth Place: Crowley (Valdez) – Coach: John Sodergren

July Magic Tournament All Star Team: Kayla Illich, Sam Strange, Kristen Dullen, Curtis Brown, Andrea Boschert, Denali Acevedo, Meta Mendenhall, & Ryan Compehos,

First Annual July Magic Home Run Derby Winners (40 participants – 31 men/9 women): Joe Grubb (Fairbanks) & Leigh Smith (Fairbanks)

Tournament Special Thanks: The City of Valdez Parks & Recreation Department especially Marcie Robertson & Wendy Clubb, the Valdez Softball Association Board of Directors: Ray Gross, Marisa Garcia, John Sodergren, Felicia Rogers, July Magic Tournament Director: Allie Ferko, July Magic Umpire-in-Chief: Steve Radotich, Bobby Gibbs, Marisa Garcia, Ray Gross, Travis McCain, Jason Devlin, Paul Nylund, Valdez Little League, and Wook Waffles.