The Russell County Lil Ballers team took home a tournament championship recently at The Hornet Bash, hosted by Metcalfe County. The Lil’ Ballers came out on top over eight other fourth-grade teams in the tournament. On Saturday, Feb. 12, the team went 1-1 in pool play, destroying Glasgow 40-5 before losing a close game to KY Chaos by a score of 23-21. Then, on Sunday, Feb. 13, the Lil Ballers defeated Glasgow 27-5, Taylor County 23-7 and took down KY Chaos 34-21 to secure their championship medals.
The Lil Ballers are comprised of:
The team is coached by Scott and Kandi Campbell and assisted by Michael Overby.