CLYDE, Ohio (WKBN) – The Canfield girls 12-and-under all-star team lost Thursday to Tallmadge 9-4 to finish runner-up in Ohio’s Little League Softball State Tournament in Clyde, Ohio.
Canfield lost to Tallmadge (5-1) in it’s opening game on Saturday, then worked its way through the losers bracket beating Grand Valley (19-5), Fremont (12-0), and Wheelersburg (6-5).
Canfield then advanced to the championship round against against Tallmadge, needing to win twice to win the tournament. Canfield won the first meeting, but then lost in the championship game.
Tallmadge now advances to the regional tournament in Indianapolis, with a chance of playing in the Little League Softball World Series in Portland, Oregon.