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Montgomery County Parks and Recreation Department to hold Public Meeting on improvements to Merricourt Park, Barksdale Ball Fields

 

Montgomery County Government TennesseeMontgomery County, TN – On Thursday, August 22nd, 2019, the Montgomery County Parks and Recreation Department will Host a Public Input Meeting on Barksdale Fields and Merricourt Park at 5:30pm.

The meeting is to gather community input on Barksdale Fields and Merricourt Park and to provide a process for public input prior to making improvements at the fields and park.

Merricourt Park Ball Fields.

Merricourt Park Ball Fields.

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Tennessee Swag wins 2015 Little League Tournament of State Champions in extra-inning thriller

 

Clarksville National Girls Softball LeagueClarksville, TN – Payton Harris scored from third base on an infield ground out to cap an extra-inning, come-from-behind victory, Monday night on Moore Field at Merricourt Park, as the Tennessee Swag defeated North Carolina 3-2 in nine innings to win the Little League 9-10 year-old Tournament of State Champions.

With the victory, the Tennessee Swag – from Clarksville — finished the tournament undefeated, while taking home the title versus the defending tournament champions.

Tennessee Swag of Clarksville wins the 2015 Little League 9-10 year-old Tournament of State Champions Monday night at Merricourt Park.

Tennessee Swag of Clarksville wins the 2015 Little League 9-10 year-old Tournament of State Champions Monday night at Merricourt Park.

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North Carolina defeats West Virginia to set up winner-takes-all showdown at Tournament of State Champions

 

Little League SoftballClarksville, TN – North Carolina picked up two wins, July 28th on Moore Field at Merricourt Park, including handing West Virginia a 14-3 setback for its first loss in the 9-10-year old Little League Tournament of State Champions to set up a winner take all second championship game.

But even before the title game could start there was a little controversy between the two squads, with a coach from each team getting into a nose-to-nose confrontation over warm-ups – with both coaches being removed from the game by the umpiring crew and not allowed to be on the field or in the dugouts for the game. «Read the rest of this article»

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West Virginia defeats North Carolina in extra innings to reach Tournament of State Champions title game

 

Little League SoftballClarksville, TN – A dropped fly ball in extra innings allowed West Virginia to score what turned out to the game-winning run, July 27th on Morgan Field at Merricourt Park, to help them reach the championship game of the 9-10-year old Little League softball Tournament of State Champions.

Tied 4-4, with two outs in the top of the seventh inning Jillian Holly was able to come around and score from second base when a fly ball to medium left-center field was dropped by the North Carolina center fielder.

North Carolina would get a runner as far as second base — with one out — in the bottom of the inning, but Tayven Stephenson finished the complete-game victory by getting a groundout and a strikeout to seal away the victory. «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville Nationals run in the Little League Tournament of State Champions ends with 8-2 loss to Georgia

 

Little League SoftballClarksville, TN – Despite jumping out to an early lead Tennessee state champions Clarksville National saw its stay in the 9-10-year old Little League Tournament of State Champions come to an end, July 27th on Morgan Field at Merricourt Park, as they fell to Georgia 8-2.

The bats would be hot for Clarksville National to start the first inning, as they recorded four hits in scoring a pair of runs. «Read the rest of this article»

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North Carolina, West Virginia final two unbeatens at Little League Tournament of State Champions

 

Little League SoftballClarksville, TN – The state championship teams from North Carolina and West Virginia have an early leg up on being the best or the best, as they won both of their games, July 26th at Merricourt Park, in the 9-10-year old girls softball Tournament of State Champions.

North Carolina has been especially in its opening games, defeating Tennessee state champion Clarksville National 12-0 in the afternoon contest, before hammering Virginia 18-3 in the nightcap.

In the Virginia win, North Carolina put the game away with a 15-run second inning – sending 20 batters to the plate – which turned out to be more runs than any other team scored total in any other contest. «Read the rest of this article»

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Montgomery Central drops two hard-fought games at Tournament of State Champions

 

Little League SoftballClarksville, TN – Montgomery Central 9-10 year old girl softball team dropped two games to a pair of state champions, July 26th at Merricourt Park in the Little League Tournament of Champions, losing to West Virginia 6-1 and Florida 4-1.

In the opener, West Virginia jumped on Montgomery Central for three runs in the top of the first inning, taking advantage of a couple of walks and an error by Central.

West Virginia’s Bailey Gilbert opened the game by drawing a walk and after moving around to third base on a pair of wild pitches scored on an error by Montgomery Central’s third baseman. «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville National still alive in Little League Tournament of State Champions

 

Little League SoftballClarksville, TN – Tennessee state champion Clarksville National 9-10-year old girls softball team remained alive in the Little League Tournament of State Champions, July 26th at Merricourt Park, with a 5-0 loser’s bracket victory over South Carolina after dropping its opener to North Carolina, 12-0.

Clarksville National would score all the runs it would need against South Carolina in the bottom of the first inning, with Logan Littleton tripling to left field and scoring on an infield out by Abby Chappell to go up 1-0. «Read the rest of this article»

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