Valley Heading to State Behind Ward’s Perfect Game

WEST DES MOINES - The Valley softball team is heading to state for the 5th straight year.  The Tigers beat Fort Dodge 4-0.

Valley Pitcher Mackenzie Ward was unhittable, Ward threw a perfect game.   It's the first perfect game in Valley history since moving to the 43 foot pitching era.

The 2nd ranked Tigers are 38-4.  Valley has lost the 3 years in the state semifinals.