Vernon softball

Former Vernon High School softball coach Nellie Mitchell joined the Lady Yellow Jackets at the field that bears her name for a preseason tournament against Graceville and Chipley on Saturday.

VHS team

Pictured from left: (front) Veronica Casey, Kati Riley, Jordan Johnson, Mrs. Nellie Mitchell, Emily Hicks, Reya Neese, Bailey Hall; (back) Karmin Compton, Zarah Dernbach, Faith Baxley, Marissa Barnes, Gracie Moon, Abby Hazard, Caitlin Anderson, Julia Brock.

Vernon beat Chipley in the first game, while Graceville beat both Chipley and Vernon in games two and three.

Jerry Tyre

Jerry Tyre was the announcer

Vernon kicks off their regular season at home against Malone on the 19th.