Travel Team Update
The 10 and Under travel team played in three tournaments, West Seneca, Lou Gehrig and Connie Mack. Although their record was 2 - 12, they were in every game but two till the seventh inning. The girls improved with every tournament. With pride and enthusiasm, these girls never gave up till the game was over. Congratulations to our little girls with big hearts!
In tournaments, the team went 30 -12, winning two championships: the ASA Metros, and Lakers Invitational in Newark, NY. The team also competed in tournaments in Sto w, Ohio, Syracuse, NY, Aunt Rosies; Regionals in Staten Island; Lou Gehrig; and the ASA Zone Championship in Williamsport, Pa.. Team members included Alanna Atwood, Molly Babcock, Sara Colombo, Sarah Cornwall, Mary Rose Cutler, Karen Kracker, Maura Linsey, Rachel Moran, Kirsten Mosdal, Kara Sylvis, Maggie Tober and Stephanie Trebes.
Our Nationally ranked 18u team went 33 - 19 in tournament play this year, defeating some of the toughest teams in the nation. The highlight of the season may well have be en a fourth consecutive victory in the Buffalo Metro ASA tournament. By beating the very best teams in the area, our Amherst Lightning promise an exciting season for 1998.