DOTHAN, AL (WTVY) The Ashford All-Stars are headed to the 2017 Dixie Softball World Series.
Monday, the softball team was recognized by the Houston County Commission. The team will travel to Alexandria, Louisiana on Friday to compete in the Ponytail Division.
The 12-member team has practiced four days a week since March. They say going to the World Series is a chance of a lifetime.
“They’re excited, they’ve worked hard, they deserve this and we’re just excited to be going," said Mindy Parmer, supporter of the Ashford All-Stars. "Good families, great kids, and great coaches, super coaches.”
The Ashford All-Stars will take on the host team from Louisiana Saturday morning in the double-elimination tournament.