The Marceline Tigers' middle school softball team won the conference championship, defeating Salisbury 13-3 for the crown in the final game of the tournament.

After defeating Harrisburg 18-0 and then Knox County 3-0, the Tigers knocked off Scotland County 13-1 in order to earn a berth into the championship game.

Kennedy Edgar and Cassi Rodgers pitched the first game, which lasted just three innings. Rodgers then got the win against Knox in the following game.

Edgar pitched all five against Scotland County, and Olivia Johnson got the victory in the championship.