It’s a girl’s game, too
Five CBN female ball players shortlisted for Team NL
A number of female baseball players from the Conception Bay North region are amongst 11 shortlisted for Team NL.
In release from Baseball NL, five players from the Baseball CBN Bulldogs system will be representing their province at the Baseball Canada National under-16 Championships in Vaughn, Ont., Aug. 18-22.
For a three of the local play- ers it’ll be their second and third years on the team, while for the rest it’ll be their first taste of under-16 action.
For Stephanie Crane (Upper Island Cove) and Victoria Reardon (Bryant’s Cove) it’ll be their third summer donning Team NL red. It’ll be Jenna Lee Ralph’s (Spaniard’s Bay) second tour with the team.
Meanwhile, Hillary Reardon (Bryant’s Cove) and Madison Coombs (Bryant’s Cove) will get their first taste of provincial team action.
This is just an initial roster. The coaching staff will continue its evaluation of any eligible players over the course of the summer. In particular, coaches will be headed to the CBN Bulldogs Classic, Mary Tavenor Memorial Tournament and the Festival of Baseball to keep an eye on prospective players.