Over 200 youth softball teams from across Indiana, Kentucky, and Illinois, along with some from as far away as Michigan, Ohio, and Missouri, will compete at Deaconess Sports Park on North Green River Road beginning Monday, July 18th when the National Softball Association brings their Fast Pitch 'B' Softball World Series to Evansville.
On Saturday, the Mater Dei Wildcats Girls Softball Team will compete in the IHSAA Class 2A state championship game for the first time in the program's history when they face the Boone Grove Wolves out of Valparaiso, Indiana. The game will take place at Ben Davis High School in Indianapolis at 12:30 p.m. Evansville time. Fortunately, if you can't make the game, it will be carried live by Fox Sports
For the first time in the program's history, the Mater Dei Wildcats Girl's Softball will compete for a state title when they face 26-2 Boone Grove on Saturday afternoon 12:30 Evansville time at Ben Davis High School in Indianapolis for the Class 2A crown.
Even though it doesn't fell like baseball weather right now, Spring will be here before you know it, and children from all over the Tri-State will be gearing up to hit diamonds across the area. For children whose families can't afford to get their children involved, Mattingly Charities RBI Program gives them the chance to play for free.