The Freight of Vandalia came out of retirement and showed little rust in placing third at the Illinois Amateur Softball Association wooden bat state fast-pitch softball tournament this past weekend.
Vandalia opened the tournament, which was held in Casey, last Friday night, with a loss to eventual runners-up, the Belleville Stallions.
But from there, the Freight went on a streak none of them likely imagined.
In the first game on Saturday morning, Vandalia beat Altamont, advancing to a game at 3 p.m.
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