Hometown Hero: La Salle’s Darien McDonough making history

Morey Hershgordon, WPRI
This week’s Cardi’s Furniture & Mattresses Hometown Sports Hero is Darien McDonough.

The LaSalle All-Stater and R.I. Thunder alum is on her way to California to take part in the Premier Girls' Fastpitch High School All-American Game, the first New Englander chosen to participate since the event began in 2016.

Softball stars Jennie Finch and Crystal Bustos will be among the coaches for the East and West teams and the game will be broadcast live on ESPNU.

Read Morey Hershgordon's full article.