Fast Pitch team making mark

A trophy and photo of team players was on display at the Stone Bridge Lions Club annual golf tournament and pig roast at the Golden Oaks Golf Course, Windsor, N.Y., recently. STAFF PHOTO/HELEN FOSTER

A trophy and photo of team players was on display at the Stone Bridge Lions Club annual golf tournament and pig roast at the Golden Oaks Golf Course, Windsor, N.Y., recently. STAFF PHOTO/HELEN FOSTER

BY HELEN B. FOSTER
Correspondent

The Stone Bridge Lions Club of Susquehanna is a sponsor of the Northeast Fast Pitch League girls’ team-14 and under, known as NEP Nitro.

In appreciation of their sponsorship the coaches, Todd Glover and Mike Iveson, presented the Lions Club with a framed team photo signed by the team members and placed on display their most recent trophy.

Other sponsors are North-Eastern Penna Telephone Company and TJ Auto.

The trophy displayed was won by the team for playing in a tournament over Fourth of July weekend in Hallstead (their home field) against teams from Sayre, Johnson City, N.Y., and Vestal, N.Y. In this tournament they were 6-0, defeating all teams.

The team is presently involved in a NFP tournament with teams from Conklin, Kirkwood and Chenango Forks, N.Y., with the final game on Wednesday, July 31.

In other tournament play the NEP Nitros have had successes against teams from Owego, Binghamton and Harpursville, N.Y.

Members of the team are: Bridget Iveson, Brooke Marvin, Cori Glidden, Dee-Jay Decker, Emily Lawrenson, Gabby Cina, Gabrielle Glover, Hunter Vaughan, Alea Tiffany, Nicole Sherman and Taylor Bennett.

  • MaryJo Glover

    This is the nicest group of young ladies. They are the definition of
    good sportsmanship. Yeah Nitro!