Ripley's Mighty tykes

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The Ripley Senior tykes are undefeated this season, winning eight consecutive games. The senior team, standing, was practicing with the Ripley junior tykes Wednesday afternoon. The senior team includes, back left, Nicholas Heneisch, Carson Rutledge, Kurtis Smeltzer, Jamie Thompson, Anna Splettstoesser, Kyle Smeltzer, Brooklyn Charette, Madeline Collins, Kennydi Nicholson and Ethan Colling. In front the junior tykes, from left, Payton Howald, Cole Snobelen, Halle Armstrong, Quinn Martin, Dawson McDonell, Parker Nicholson, Owen Bacon, Noah Cotton and Ty Pollard. Missing from the photo are Clayton Neyvette and Erick Hackney. (Josh Howald photo)