The Southern Impact 7’s have had 4 players named to the All-Tournament Team for the Arkansas State Tournament. They are Walt Jones, Ashdown and son of Steve and Stephanie Jones; Derek Larson, son of David and Hope Larson; William May, son of Phillip and Kim May and Will Metzger, son of Michael and Sarah Metzger, all of whom are from Cabot. The Southern Impact, wrapped up their season in the USSSA 7U AA coach pitch class ranked as the No. 3 team in the nation based on USSSA points.
The All-Tournament Team recognition is selected by the umpires, tournament officials, and tournament director. These selections were based on a combination of observed hustle, effort, sportsmanship, and on-field performance during bracket play on Sunday in Maumelle.
The team is coached by Cabot locals Michael Metzger, Josh Green, and Terry Parker. They attribute their success to never giving up, believing in the ability and sportsmanship of each and every kid, and picking each other up after misplays. The team’s motto is “attitude + effort = impact”, and they are proud to represent Arkansas as the third highest ranked team in the nation.