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Southington Softball: Overcoming Loss, Growing Together

Southington Softball: Overcoming Loss, Growing Together

SOUTHINGTON — It was one of the most highly anticipated regular season softball games in some time — No. 1 Southington vs. No. 2 Fitch — both teams unbeaten, with Southington's 77-game win streak on the line as well as a place in state high school softball history. With a win, Southington would tie the state record.

That day, Davina Hernandez — who had never lost a game in two-plus years as the softball team's coach — felt so sick she wasn't sure she would be able to go to the game. Driving there, she was dizzy. Was she going to pass out or throw up? When she arrived at the field, her mother looked at her and asked, "Are you OK?"

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