KIDS ON STRIKE
THE YOUTH SECTION of Greystones Mariners baseball club had a great turnout for their open day last week.
‘Plenty of familiar faces were back,' said a spokesman, ‘as well as some new ones out to give baseball a try. About 50 players from all youth age groups were in attendance and were eager for the season ahead. Thanks to all the parents and children for a great training.'
Anyone who missed the open day is still welcome to go along to any of the Mariners' training sessions to check baseball out. The club was founded in 1991 and is the oldest and largest baseball club in Ire- land. All training takes place on the baseball field at Charlesland Sports Centre in Greystones.
T-Ball, for ages 5-7 is on a Friday from 4.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m.; Coach Pitch, for ages 7-9 is from 4.30 to 6 p.m., Little League, for ages 10-12 is aldo from 4.30 to 6 p.m. on Fridays, while Cadets, age 13-15, train on Sundays from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
The youth season has started with a great turnout on Friday the 4th of March for the open day. Thanks to all the parents and children for a great training. All are welcome this Friday the 11th at 4:30.
For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or look up Greystones Mariners of Facebook.
The Greystones Mariners Little League players and their coaches.
Matthew Meehan prepares to hit one into the skies for the T-Ballers.
Shane Smith gets in some striking practice for the Greystones Mariners baseballers.
Cian Eddy has his sights firmly set on a home run.
Sam Lyons getting ready to make a catch.
Moriah Howell in her ‘pretty in pink’ pitching gear.
Ollie Barr with his eye on the ball.