South Putnam repeats as state champions

Saturday, June 9, 2012
2012 IHSAA Class 2A State Champion South Putnam Eagles

INDIANAPOLIS -- The South Putnam softball defeated Adams Central 3-1 to claim its second consecutive IHSAA Class 2A state softball title Saturday. The Eagles are the only team to post a perfect record (31-0) in its defense of a state championship in the history of the softball tournament.

Senior Jenny Thompson led the way offensively, recording two doubles and a run scored. Brooke Boetjer chipped in a double and an RBI. Boejter also picked up the win, tossing a complete game, while recording nine strikeouts.

The complete story of South Putnam's repeat as state champions will be in Monday's edition of the Banner Graphic.