This past weekend June 8-9, Hope Fair Park welcomed several teams from the Natural State to compete on the diamond for intense competition in the 2017 United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA) Fast-pitch State Softball Tournament.

This past weekend June 8-9, Hope Fair Park welcomed several teams from the Natural State to compete on the diamond for intense competition in the 2017 United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA) Fast-pitch State Softball Tournament.

This year,  25 teams were featured to take action in five divisions featuring -  6 and Under Rec./All-Stars, 8 and Under Rec./All-Stars, 10 and Under Rec./All-Stars, 12 and Under Rec./All-Stars, 14 and Under Rec./All-Stars and 16 and Under Rec./All-Stars.

Youth all-star teams that participated in this year's USSSA Fast-pitch state softball tournament were from from Blevins, Spring Hill, Hope, Prescott, Bentonville, Bryant, Fort Smith, Texarkana, Monticello, Star City, Siloam Springs and Warren.

Finishing first place in the 6U T-Ball division was Star City Pink Sox defeating Blevins. In the 8U division, Xtreme defeated Monticello Thunder Cats. For the 10U division, Eclipse defeated BYSL All-Stars. In the 12U division, Monticello Blue Steal defeated Xtreme of Hope and for the 16U division, Spring Hill went unbeaten (Hope Baseball Softball Association league team) defeated BYSL All-Stars.

Games were performed on Fair Park fields at Hawthorne, Millennium and Ladycat.

The following are scores and division winners from the 2017 USSSA Fast-Pitch State Softball Tournament.

2017 USSSA REC/ALL-STAR STATE SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT
6 and Under Rec./All-Stars T-Ball Division
Game 1 - Star City Pink Sox defeated Little Divas 12-6
Game 2 - Blevins defeated Little Divas 11-7
Game 3 - Star City Pink Sox defeated Blevins 12-2
Game 4 - Star City Pink Sox defeated Little Divas 13-11
Game 5 - Little Divas defeated Blevins 14-7
Game 6 - Star City Pink Sox defeated Blevins 18-6
DIVISION CHAMPIONS - Star City Pink Sox (4-0 record)
DIVISION RUNNER-UPS - Blevins
THIRD PLACE - Little Divas

8 and Under Rec./All-Stars Rec Machine Pitch
Game 1 - BYSL All-Stars defeated Sugar and Spice 6-3
Game 2 - Star City All-Stars defeated Spring Hill 6-5
Game 3 - Xtreme defeated Monticello Thunder Cats 10-9
Game 4 - Warren Crushers defeated Prescott 18-4
Game 5 - Spring Hill defeated Sugar and Spice 11-1
Game 6 - Monticello Thunder Cats defeated Prescott 12-0
Game 7 - BYSL All-Stars defeated Star City All-Stars 6-5
Game 8 - Xtreme defeated Warren Crushers 14-4
Game 9 - Prescott defeated Spring Hill 15-5
Game 10 - Monticello Thunder Cats defeated Sugar and Spice 18-1
Game 11 - Warren Crushers defeated Prescott 12-11
Game 12 - Monticello defeated Star City All-Stars 13-1
Game 13 - Xtreme defeated BYSL All-Stars 8-7
Game 14 - Monticello Thunder Cats defeated Warren Crushers 15-1
Game 15 - Monticello Thunder Cats defeated BYSL All-Stars 7-4
Game 16 - Xtreme defeated Monticello Thunder Cats 10-8
DIVISION CHAMPIONS - Xtreme (4-0 record)
DIVISION RUNNER-UPS - Monticello Thunder Cats (5-2 record)
THIRD PLACE - BYSL All-Stars

10 and Under Rec./All-Stars REC
Game 1 - Monticello defeated Spring Hill 10-2
Game 2 - Eclipse defeated Star City All-Stars 14-3
Game 3 - BYSL All-Stars defeated Wolf Pack 14-5
Game 4 - SWAT tied Fillies 07 0-0
Game 5 - Spring Hill defeated Star City 2-1
Game 7 - Eclipse defeated Monticello 12-0
Game 8 - BYSL All-Stars defeated Fillies 07 7-5
Game 9 - Spring Hill tied SWAT 0-0
Game 10 - Wolf Pack defeated Star City All-Stars 2-1
Game 11 - Spring Hill defeated Fillies 07 4-3
Game 12 - Monticello defeated Wolf Pack 12-0
Game 13 - Eclipse defeated BYSL All-Stars 8-0
Game 14 - Monticello defeated Spring Hill 4-2
Game 15 - BYSL All-Stars defeated Monticello 9-4
Game 16 - Eclipse defeated BYSL All-Stars 8-7
DIVISION CHAMPIONS - Eclipse (4-0 record)
DIVISION RUNNER-UPS - BYSL All-Stars
THIRD PLACE - Monticello

12 and Under Rec/All-Stars-REC
Game 1 - Xtreme defeated Monticello Blue Steal 5-4
Game 2 - Monticello Blue Steal defeated Star City All-Stars 9-2
Game 3 - Xtreme tied Star City All-Stars 12-12
Game 4 - Xtreme defeated Monticello Blue Steal 5-1
Game 5 - Monticello defeated Star City All-Stars 7-3
Game 6 - Xtreme defeated Star City All-Stars 8-7
DIVISION CHAMPIONS - Monticello Blue Steal
DIVISION RUNNER-UPS - Xtreme
THIRD PLACE - Star City All-Stars

16 and Under Rec./All-Star REC
Game 1 - BYSL All-Stars tied Prescott 6-6
Game 2 - Spring Hill defeated Prescott 6-5
Game 3 - Spring Hill defeated BYSL All-Stars 3-2
Game 4 - BYSL defeated Prescott 7-6
Game 5 Spring Hill defeated Prescott 8-1
Game 6 Spring Hill defeated BYSL All-Stars 8-0
DIVISION CHAMPIONS - Spring Hill (4-0 record)
DIVISION RUNNER-UPS - BYSL All-Stars (1-2 record)
THIRD PLACE - Prescott