Hoppe's homer sends Warriors to semi-finals

By: Sam Farnsworth Email
By: Sam Farnsworth Email

Brittany Hoppe hit a two-run home run in the top of the 12th inning to put the Central Warriors past the Brighton Hawks 7-5 on Friday afternoon at the 5A State Softball Tournament.

The win over the Hawks was the Warriors second of the day. They had beaten Lakewood in the round of 16 on Friday morning.

The Warriors will now play against third seeded Ralston Valley on Saturday morning at 10:00 for a spot in the state championship game.


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