The Tallmadge softball team made a stellar 2017 debut at the Ripken Experience competition March 30 in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
The Lady Blue Devils posted a 12-6 victory over Lakeview (Pa.).
Hallie Mullett and Emily Pratt pitched for Tallmadge.
Autumn Malicoat led the offense with three singles and a home run and Madison Rearick had three hits, including a triple, and three runs scored.
Also contributing for the Lady Blue Devils were Jordyn Severns, who had three singles and two runs batted in, and Olivia Carey, who had two hits, including a triple, and three RBIs.