Bill Holmberg (FIBS Hall of Fame)

Bill Holmberg and Enrico Obletter, pillars of Italian baseball and softball, inducted into FIBS Hall of Fame

Enrico OBLETTER PPIn loving memory of Bill Holmberg, former national coordinator for the Italian baseball program, and Enrico Obletter, former manager of the Tokyo Olympic-bound Team Italy women’s softball squad, Federazione Italiana Baseball Softball (FIBS) President Andrea Marcon announced that the two late and great coaching legends have been inducted into the FIBS Hall of Fame.

FIBS Hall of Fame Commissioners Michele Dodde, Sabrina Del Mastio, Paola Marfoglia, and Enzo Di Gesù also unanimously voted to induct Guido Soldi, Elisabetta Martello, Mike Romano, Luigi Bellavista, Giovanni Bombacci, Marco Screti, Antonella Garofalo, and Elia Pagnoni into the FIBS Hall of Fame. Forza #Italia!

by Roberto Angotti

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