POSTED: Monday, July 22, 2013 - 10:20am
UPDATED: Monday, July 22, 2013 - 10:23am
Longview, Texas (KETK) — The City of Longview Parks Sports Tourism will host the First Annual East Texas High School Girls Softball All Star Games on Friday, July 26, at Lear Park, 100 H.G. Mosley Pkwy.
There will be two games played between desginated East and West Teams. The first game will start at 6:30 p.m., and the second game will be played approximately 15 minutes after the first game is completed.
There are currently 27 total players, all seniors, from 16 different East Texas area high schools.
Players invited to participate in the All Star game were nominated by East Texas area coaches.
Each team can have a maximum of 15 players, the games will be seven innings and every player will have ample playing time with the two games scheduled.
The East Team will be coached by Pat Eitel of Hallsville, Lexi Commander of Elysian Fields and Jon Storment of Longview.
The West Team will be coached by Cara Fitzhenry of Pine Tree, David Carrillo of Sulphur Springs and Jay Terry of Mt. Pleasant-Chapel Hill.
For more information about the All Star Games, contact Dave Owens with the City of Longview Parks and Recreation at 903-237-1270.