Goreville wins State 1A softball title

(KFVS) - Congratulations to the Goreville Blackcats on winning the Illinois state 1A high school championship on Saturday.

They won in decisive fashion 6-0 over Payson (Seymour).

It was dominant outing by pitcher Sydnee Rushing, with a complete game shutout and she only allowed two hits to Payson.

To honor the girl's softball team there was be a parade at 3 p.m. on Sunday, June 3, 2012 in Goreville, Ill. to welcome them home.

According to a Goreville Village trustee, a reception will follow in the High School Gym.

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