Beach girls softball team vies for Western National Championships
By Randy Angel
Under the tutelage of head coach Ruben Fuentes, Showtime, the Beach Girls Softball League 14U All-Star team posted a record of 2-2, placing 9th in the state at the California B State Championship tournament held in Lancaster.
The results qualified the team for an inaugural appearance at the USA Girls 14U Fast Pitch Western National Championships to be held July 29 – Aug. 4 in Salem, Ore.
Also qualifying was the Torrance team who posted a 3-2 record in the California B State Championship tournament.
Comprised of girls from both Hermosa and Manhattan Beach, the Beach Girls Softball League team is seeking financial support for its trip. Visit www.gofundme.com/showtime-goes-to-nationals or contact Shelby Gonosey at firstname.lastname@example.org to help.
by Randy Angel