MYSA and the Moorestown High School's Girls Softball Teams will again hold a softball skills competition during MYSA's Opening Day Events. All events will be held at the Jeff Young softball fields on New Albany & Lenola Roads. In addition to the great team and individual events presented last year we have added a competition for the third and fourth grade pitchers. Prizes will be awarded to each grade level winner(s) during the opening day festivities and pictures will be posted on MYSA's website. To participate, players just be at the field as follows:
Field #2 (by hockey rink): K-12:30pm; First-1 pm; Second-2 pm
Field #1 (by street): Third-1 pm; Fourth-1 pm; Pitchers-2:30 pm
GRAB YOUR GLOVES AND YOUR FRIENDS!!
COME TEST YOUR SKILLS.
YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS THE FUN!!!
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Field #2 GRADES K to 2Field #1 GRADES 3-4
Home Run RunTeam throw-down
Players test their Players in teams of
speed by running 3 test accuracy &
around the bases. speed relaying the ball from
outfield to home
Popup ProsGrounder Grinder
Players test coordination Players test their
by catching the most conditioning to see who
pop-ups can grab the most
Softball Throw ChallengeSoftball Throw Challenge
Players test their strength Players test throwing
by throwing a softball farther accuracy by throwing a ball from
than anyone else. second to hit the bucket at home plate.
Pictured from L-R: Marie Lihotz- Scholarship Chairperson, Alexa Mass, Audrey Weller, Kurt Morante- Past President, Al Panzarella- President
The Moorestown Youth Softball Association awards two seniors a 2014 Scholarship
Two $ 600 scholarships were awarded to:
Alexa Massa - Alexa won this year’s scholarship for “Leadership”. She volunteered for many years as a helper at countless MYSA’s clinics and tryouts. During her four years at Moorestown High School, Alexa earned four Varsity letters and in 2013 was awarded BCSL Second Team All-Conference as a catcher. Next year, Alexa will be attending Stockton University where she will play field hockey.
Audrey Weller – Audrey won this year’s scholarship for “Spirit”. Her list of honors include: Moorestown High School Varsity letters 4 years, 2011–2012 Team MVP, 2011-2012 Team Most Outstanding Player, 2013 Team Most Dedicated Player, 2012-2013 BCSL All-Star and 2012-2013 BCSL First Team All-Conference Pitcher. Next year, Audrey will continue her softball career at Emory University w here she will major in Business and Pre-Law.
On behalf of the entire MYSA organization we would like to congratulate Alexa and Audrey girls on their accomplishments in the game of softball. Their conduct both on and off the field as student-athletes is exemplary and we wish them continued success.
Good luck from the MYSA and Scholarship Committee!