Chicago Ridge Liberty 14U team takes first
The Chicago Ridge Liberty 14U softball team took first place at a recent tournament in Flossmoor. Liberty won all five of their games at the event.
Team members include Melissa Carroll, Allison Wilson, Candace Kostial, Jamie Fields, Urte Barauskas, Ava Vaselakos, Alexa Minervini, Abby Minervini, Isis Rodriguez and Katie Strache. Liberty coaches are Mike Carroll, Tony Minervini and Jeff Kostial.
The Liberty 12U team also enjoyed a fine summer as it went 27-0.
Oak Lawn Lightning begin evaluation dates
The Oak Lawn Lightning have begun evaluation dates for their various 2015 baseball teams.
Remaining sessions will be held today for the 11U and 13U teams and Friday for the 14U squad. Today’s evaluations will run 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Kolb Field (11U) and 8-10 p.m. at SAC2 (13U). Friday’s session for 14U players will go from 7-9 p.m. at SAC2.
Players should be dressed in proper baseball attire (cap, T-shirt, pants, cleats) and must supply their own glove. They are also advised to bring something to drink.