The Little League Softball Central Regionals are taking place in Joplin, Missouri. Team Kentucky, most players representing North Laurel, beat Iowa on Tuesday 9-1.
Katie Elkins threw a complete game, going 6 innings and only allowing one run on one hit. The ladies from London also got a Vanessa Smith inside the park grand slam in the third inning.
Kentucky improves to 2-1 after beating Missouri in the first game and losing to Michigan in game two on Monday. That puts them into the final six, along with Michigan, the reigning WS Champions, and Ohio, who are still 3-0...
Kentucky plays Kansas Wednesday @ 4:30 EST.