Hometown youth Triston Young and his teammates the SW Slammers recently competed in the IcyBreeze DFW 2018 World Series July 3-8.

Hometown youth Triston Young and his teammates the SW Slammers recently competed in the IcyBreeze DFW 2018 World Series July 3-8.

After playing 11 intense games they received runners-up and brought home the silver. Overall for the week during the tourney they went 9-2.

There were a total of 31 teams in the competition.

Triston is the only youth from Hope, other teammates are from Arkadelphia, and Dierks. They are coached by Chad Kesterson and Simon Mack.

The SW Slammers would like to say thank you to all who have sponsored them through fundraising, and the local business who sponsored them as well.