FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- The Fairfield Little League Girls Softball All-Stars won the Connecticut Little League Juniors state championship Sunday, shutting out Ledyard, 2-0, in Orange.
Kylee Holderied pitched her second complete game shutout against Ledyard, winning her fourth game of the tournament.
Sophie Sancho and Elizabeth Doolan each drove in a run, with Sancho turning a terrific double play to shut down a seventh-inning Ledyard rally.
Fairfield went undefeated in the state tournament and now advances to the Eastern Regionals, which begin Friday in Orange.
Pictured (back row, left to right): Kylee Holderied, Elizabeth Doolan, Molly Meehan, Caroline Belinsky, Margaret Nolan, Frankie Andretta, Mark Szuchman (manager), Ira Boci, Sophie Sancho and Dennis Nolan (coach).
Front row: Chris Meehan (coach), Serena Ta, Sarah Szuchman, Bridget Keary, Kathryn Zanvettor and Michelle Bookas.
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