Empire Upsets Top Seed To Win State Title

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Desert Speed School athlete Morgan Faunce and her Empire teammates completed a historic run through the state softball playoffs, culminating in a convincing 10-6 win in the state title game over #1-ranked Valley Christian. As reported by John Theriault of AZPreps365, the Ravens built what would become an insurmountable 8-2 lead in part on Faunce’s RBI double in the 6th. The 2024 state championship win is especially sweet for Empire, who finished as the 2023 runner-up. Full story…


(Photo and Video credit: Brittany Bowyer, AllSportsTucson)