PREP SOFTBALL: 2019 Cullman County Softball Tournament gets underway next week

Holly Pond's Maddie Heatherly (27). (Nick Griffin for The Cullman Tribune)

HOLLY POND, Ala. – The 2019 Cullman County Softball Tournament will be here Monday and day one will be packed with interesting matchups. The double elimination tournament will be held at Holly Pond and get underway at 2 p.m. when Cold Springs takes on Good Hope and Hanceville faces Vinemont. The winners will play at 5 p.m. and the losers will face off in the loser’s bracket game at 3:30.

Fairview will play Holly Pond at 3:30 and the winner of that game will advance to play West Point at 5:00. The Lady Warriors are looking for their sixth straight county title.

The Lady Raiders defeated Cold Springs 6-1 in their first matchup of the season in March and Monday’s showdown between Hanceville and Vinemont will be their first of the year. Holly Pond has faced Fairview twice this season and the Lady Broncos are 2-0 in the series with the most important of the year coming up on Monday.

The tournament will continue with five more matchups on Tuesday and this year’s county championship game will be held Wednesday at 5 p.m.

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