Team Italy U19 softball manager Enrico Obletter has not seen his young and talented squad since the Azzurre Juniors won game two of a doubleheader against the Peruvian National Softball Team in Saronno on March 26, 2019. In preparation for the U19 Women's Softball World Cup from August 11-17, 2019 in Irvine, California, the Italian skipper along with coaches Andrea Longagnani and Giulio Brusa have chosen a group of potential Team Italy Junior players to see how they compete against the Saronno softball squad on May 16, 2019.
The following athletes have been selected to participate in the exhibition game: Sara Camisasca, INF (Bollate), Alessia Colonna, OF (Giovanile Collecchio), Francesca Cumero, C/INF (Stars Ronchi), Sofia Fabbian, OF (Thunders & Dragons), Silvia Gerbella, INF (Giovanile Collecchio), Noemi Giacometti, INF/OF (Thunders & Dragons), Alessia Melegari, P/INF (Giovanile Collecchio), Arianna Nicolini, INF (Saronno), Elisa Princic, C (Bussolengo), Chiara Rusconi, P (Saronno), Susanna Soldi, P/OF (Bussolengo), and Silvia Torre, C/INF (Bollate). Forza #Italia! #LetsMakeItHappen
by Roberto Angotti