Mt. Rushmore Classic Softball Tournament continues on Saturday with pool play

RAPID CITY, S.D. — The 24th Annual Mt. Rushmore Classic girls fast pitch softball tournament continued on Saturday with pool play in five different age groups.

The pool play will help seed the single-elimination brackets which begin on Sunday.

A champion in all five age groups will be decided on Sunday afternoon.

The tournament is taking place at the Parkview Softball Complex, as well as, the Star of the West Softball Complex.

For more information on the Mt. Rushmore Classic, click here.


Scoreboard for U18

Saturday, June 22


Sioux Falls Diamonds Fury 9, Black Hills Storm 1

Post 22 – 20, All-American Fast Pitch 4

South Dakota Select 5, Post 22 – 4


Featured Highlights

The Black Hills Storm squared off against the Sioux Falls Diamonds Fury on Saturday afternoon in pool play for U18.

The Storm grabbed the early lead with an RBI by Emmery Kelly in the top of the second inning.

However, the Fury answered with fives runs in the third and Sioux Falls went on to win, 9-1.

The Fury were led by Katie Paris who had three RBIs.

Jessamy Schwarz pitched four and two thirds innings for the Storm and finished with one strike out.


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