THE VILLAGES RECREATIONAL SENIOR SOFTBALL

CENTRAL FLORIDA LEAGUE TOURNAMENT- FOUR TEAMS ADVANCE TO FINAL ROUND FIRST ROUND FEATURES THREE UPSETS FIRST ROUND RESULTS: #12 SOFTBALL’S R GAME SURPRISES #5 IHOP 16-12 #11 CAREPLUS DEFEATS #6 METLIFE 17-10 #10 SAGE POINT FINANCIAL POP #7 PERKINS 23-15 #8 MULBERRY IM EDGES HARLAN INSURANCE 22-20 SECOND ROUND RESULTS: #10 SAGE POINT UPSETS #3 […]

THREE OF FOUR DIVISION LEADERS BEATEN

THE VILLAGES RECREATIONAL SENIOR SOFTBALL DIVISION 3/4 NEIGHBORHOOD LEAGUE ACTION Nov. 30, 2013- Sal Riggio LAKE SUMTER BOMBS BONITA BLUE 16-6; MOVES WITHIN TWO GAMES OF 1ST PALCE SUMMERHILL 7 RUN 7TH STOPS HEMINGWAY; MOVES WITHIN ONE GAME OF TOP SPOT GLENBROOK BLUE UPSETS LARGO 9-7; ENDS FIVE GAME SKID WITH BIG WIN BROWNWOOD EDGES […]

CAVALIERS DIVISION FOUR CHAMPS

  THE VILLAGES RECREATIONAL SENIOR SOFTBALL -Joe Sanchez   CAVALIERS WIN PENNANT #8      After beating the Pacers 14-13, Mike Thurik’s Cavaliers have claimed their eighth championship.  That is far more than any other team in Division Four history. Cavs’ #1 fan, Carol Thurik, watches intently.      The win came in dramatic fashion […]

DODGERS DRIVE TO DIVISION TWO FALL ’13 TITLE

THE VILLAGES RECREATIONAL SENIOR SOFTBALL DIVISION TWO NEWS- Terry Yanny Congratulations to Manager Bruce Forrester and the Dodgers for winning the Fall 2013 Season Title. Congratulations to Dave Pope for winning the Fall 2013 Batting Title with a .718 avg. Umpire Frank Mele and Braves catcher Bob Hoffman watch the play.   Standings through end […]

HAWKS WIN DIVISION ONE FALL 2013 TITLE

THE VILLAGES RECREATIONAL SENIOR SOFTBALL DIVISION ONE NEWS- Sal Riggio Congratulations to the Hawks, Champions of the Fall 2013 Season Roster: Manager Ralph Hollis, Leon Domsic, Rick Douden, Woody Glass, Ed Haith, Dick Kanyan, Mike Kelley, Gary Search, Tom Simmons, Jim Sullivan, Jim Welch. Winter 2014 Season Information Signups are underway for the Winter 2014 […]

THE VILLAGES RECREATIONAL SENIOR SOFTBALL DIVISION FOUR ACTION- Nov. 25, 2013- Sal Riggio THREE TEAMS VIE FOR FALL SEASON CHAMPIONSHIP; CAVALIERS, PISTONS & PACERS IN TWO GAME PLAYOFF Going into the final regular season game, there were four teams in contention. The Cavs crunched the Grizzlies 11-4, and the Pistons hammered the Hawks 17-8 while […]

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Jerry Niedzwiecki drives a hit for LaReynalda.


THE VILLAGES RECREATIONAL SENIOR SOFTBALL NEIGHBORHOOD LEAGUE- DIVISION 3/4- Nov. 23, 2013 -Sal Riggio BONITA BLUE WINNING STREAK AT SIX; ROBERT KILBER LEADS THE OFFENSE Bonita Blue (8-1) took a two game lead in the Pacific League with an 11-4 hammering of Hadley (1-8).  Robert Klber lead Bonita with three hits and three rbi’s while […]

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Bob “Scarface” Pinsonneault connects for one of his two hits for the Kings.

THE VILLAGES RECREATIONAL SENIOR SOFTBALL  DIVISION FOUR ACTION- Nov. 21, 2013- Sal Riggio  KINGS UPSET FIRST PLACE PACERS 17-9; PACERS HOLD HALF  GAME LEAD OVER THREE TEAMS The Kings (16-4) ended the Pacers (16-3) ten game winning streak with a six game winning streak of their own.  Winning pitcher Gary “High Noon” Cooper also led […]

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THE VILLAGES RECREATIONAL SENIOR SOFTBALL DIVISION TWO ACTION Nov. 20, 2013 -Terry Yanny Cubs 16 – Giants 13 Roger Scott (winning pitcher) lead the Cubs with 4 hits.  Bob Smalley, Bill Hofmeister and Reno Seculla add 3 hits each.  Reno also had an inside the park HR.  Grant Barthels had 2 doubles.  Scott Marshall and […]

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Tony Prettitore drives the ball for Babiarz.

THE VILLAGES RECREATIONAL SENIOR SOFTBALL CENTRAL FLORIDA LEAGUE ACTION- Nov. 19, 2013 -Ed Walker MULBERRY IN A MAGICAL WALK OFF WIN OVER SAGE POINT MULBERRY 13  SAGE POINT 12 Mulberry came from 6 down in the 6th to tie Sage Point and scored 1 in the bottom of the 7th on Mac Macumbee’s single for […]

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Putting and Back Pain

Putting and Back Pain

PGA pro Mark Panigoni discusses why people often break their wrists when putting and he gives options to fix the problem. Click on the video/link below to get some pointers! And for those of you interested in getting some pointers on how to swing without causing backpain, Mark will be hosting a free clinic on Thursday, […]

Sunday Night Mixed Doubles 8 Ball League Winners (October)

Billiards - HIBISCUS WINNERS

The following pictures show the winners of the Sunday Night Mixed Doubles 8 Ball League, for the session ending in Oct. 2013. The league meets each Sunday at Allamanda, Hibiscus and Canal St. Recreation Centers.Those interested in joining this league can contact Larry or Joyce Berg at 352-753-2253. Hibiscus Winners – (Left to Right) – (1st) Wendy & Bill […]