The North Platte 12 and under Sensations softball team captured the McCook Optimists Spring tournament on Saturday, May 5.

The Sensations faced the hometown McCook Rebels in their opening game, winning 9-6. Next, North Platte played the Stealerz from Norton, Kan. and prevailed, 10-5.

In the tournament finals, the Sensations defeated the Broadway Bombers from Scottsbluff, 10-6.

Solid pitching, strong hitting and outstanding infield play were keys to North Platte’s success.

The Sensations, pictured, from left: Kortney Bokoskie, Alieze Moreno, Head Coach Dave Diebert, Sydney Isom, Tawnee Stout, Jocylynn Niles, Coach Traci Picotte, Taylor Evans, Mataya Stubbs, Laila Fiscus, Reagan Douglas, Coach Melissa Putnam, McKenzie Putnam, Brooklyn Diebert.