Mt. Zion softball returns home after historic season

The Mt. Zion softball team poses for a picture with their third place trophy from state.

MT. ZION, Ill. (WAND) -- The Mt. Zion softball team returned home today after a historic season.

The Braves defeated Bishop McNamara this morning 4-2 and finished in third place in the state for 3A. The third place finish in softball is the best in school history.

Mt. Zion had an overall record of 31-5-1 this season.

The team finished fourth in the state last season.