Area softball standouts on stage today in All-Star games

TUPELO – Many of Northeast Mississippi’s best high school softball players will move one step closer to putting the finishing touches on their storybook careers today.
The annual Robertson’s Sportswear Northeast Mississippi Softball Coaches Association All-Star games will be played at Veterans Park in Tupelo, beginning at 4:30 this afternoon with the fast-pitch game.
The slow-pitch game will get underway at 7 p.m.
There will be an opening ceremony scheduled a half-hour before the start of each all-star game.
Among the standout players will be Mississippi State signee Swayze Hollenhead of East Webster and Michele Hester, Hayley Parker and Jessie Patterson of three-time defending state champion Nettleton.

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