The Banshees Red Fastpitch Softball 12U team, based in Horsham, were a recent finalist in the USSSA 2012 Spring Fling World Series Qualifier held in Easton, PA on April 14th and 15th. Being a finalist secures the Banshees a berth to the USSSA World Series (its second berth) to be played in Orlando, FL in July. Behind superb pitching from Marisa Browne and Emily Gillard, the “young” Banshees rode all the way to the final game before being defeated by the PA Shooting Stars Blue squad (Lititz, PA).
Team members include (front row, from left) Kayley Richard, Carly Jensen, Jessica Carey, Casey Taylor, Jordan O’Connor, and Cameron Dillon. In the second row are Brittany Hubler, Hayley Divita, Jenny Locke, Sarah Tannenbaum, Sierra Mosiniak, Emily Gillard, and Marisa Browne. In the back row are Coaches Jeff Dillon, Brian Browne, Jim Taylor, Mike Mosiniak, and Jen Carey.
Serious travel players interested in the Banshees organization at the 10-, 12-, 14-, 16- and 18-and-under levels can visit www.bansheesfastpitch.com for more information. Tryout dates for the 2013 teams will be held the first week of August.