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Mineral Area 8U Bandits; National Tournament Runners Up

(Mineral Area) The Mineral Area 8U Bandits team finished as the runner up at the national NSA softball tournament last week in Crown Pointe, Indiana. Let’s meet the team…

The team is mostly comprised of kids going into the fourth grade from West County, Bismarck, Central, and the North County Schools. Coach Tyson Wilkins was proud of how they played this summer…

He tells us what he likes best about the team…

As this age girls are just learning to pitch the ball underhanded. Wilkins says the rules account for that…

The Bandits went 20-5 this summer. Wilkins says the entire team will stay together and move up an age group next year.

Full interview with Coach Wilkins and the Bandits

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