Warriors reach playoffs at softball provincials

The West Kootenay Warriors reached the playoff round at the girls’ Midget C provincial softball championship in Sooke on the weekend.

The West Kootenay Warriors reached the playoff round at the girls’ Midget C provincial softball championship in Sooke on the weekend.

The squad, made up of players from throughout the region, placed sixth in the round robin out of 16 teams.

The team advance to the double-knockout playoff round where it fell after back-to-back close games losing 2-0 to the White Rock Rage and 7-6 to the Quesnel Jersey girls.

The team includes coaches John Soriat and Brad Dixon and players Renee McInnes, Kirsten Faris, Renae Stephenson, Taylor Dixon, Jessica Bella, Soriat, Makayla Ambrosio, Kendall Scott, Shawna Kaetler and Lynsey Gray.