To open its final season The Guaranteed Air Freight softball team went on the road to Kelso, Mo. to compete in the Kelso Klassic. As the reigning champs, the team was looking retain its crown.
The long layoff between last summer and this past weekend seamed to have some affect on their hitting, but their pitching was top notch.
Brad Sturdy was just that, sturdy, as he went seven innings, scattering four hits and striking out eight. He held Lee’s Sports, of Pinckneyville, scoreless.