Softball: (watch) Lady Highlanders set big goals for their young team

Senior outfielder Leah Starkweather bunts during practice.

A third consecutive trip to the state championships may seem like a lofty goal, but the Lady Highlanders know what it takes to get there. We know what to expect, and we hold ourselves to a higher standard because we know that we can do it.

See what the team’s five varsity returners have to say about their vision for the season.

After nearly six years of having well-seasoned softball athletes, The Woodlands is grooming a group of young players to become state tournament material with the help of five returners. Leah Starkweather, who recently signed to play at Concordia University, said the team’s previous trips to the state championships have taught her the potential that they Lady Highlanders have, despite the undesired outcome. click here for complete story & video