© Sara Ericsson
Thirteen-year-old Claudia Fulton, Aylesford; 16-year-old Jenna Jackson, Steam Mill, and 15-year-old Cady Miles, Kentville, are competing with the Nova Scotia Bantam Girls' team at nationals in Bedford Aug. 22 to 26.
Team Nova Scotia, including three Kings County players, earned its first wins at the national U16 girls bantam baseball championships Aug. 23 in Bedford.
After two losses on the opening day of the tournament, Nova Scotia beat Ontario 8-6 in its first game of the day and Alberta 7-5 in the evening match.
Steam Mill catcher Jenna Jackson had single RBIs in the both victories.
Cady Miles, Kentville, and Claudia Fulton, Kingston, are also on the team, but weren’t in today’s lineup.
Saturday, Nova Scotia is scheduled to play Newfoundland at 11 a.m. and Manitoba at 7 p.m.