Two Team Italy U13 softball squads compete for the European Massimo Romeo Youth Trophy

Two Team Italy U13 softball squads compete for the European Massimo Romeo Youth Trophy
After a two-year hiatus, the U13 European Massimo Romeo Youth Trophy competition returns to Collecchio from August 10-13, 2022

After a two-year absence due to pandemic, the U13 European Massimo Romeo Youth Trophy competition continues on the diamonds of Collecchio from August 10-13, 2022. Team Italy will field two softball squads comprised of 12 active players with four reserves on each team.

Team Italy U13 softball head coach Maria Grazia Barberis will be assisted by coaches Emilia Ammirato, Chiara Romei, Morena Bertoldi, Sabrina Gabelli, Flavia Ciliberto and Gianni Gabri as well as delegation manager Gianfranco Casano.

Team Italy will face GB Cubs, Israel Sabras and Joudrs Praga Orange in the Sport Division, while in the Future Division the second Team Italy squad will compete against Seleccion Navarra, Softball Club Princ and Joudrs Praga Navy.

The athletes will report in Collechio the day prior to the start of the international competition. The players listed below with an asterisk are participating in the Little League Softball EMEA tournament from July 6-10, 2022. Should the players qualify for Little League Softball World Series, they will not be able to participate in in the U13 European Massimo Romeo Youth Trophy competition.

 Last NameFirst NameYear of BirthClub Affiliation
1*BertoBlue2009Softball Club Forlì
2BorasoAgata2009BSC Rovigo
3BrindaniGiulia2009Caronno Softball
4CagniGiada2009Bollate Softball 1969
5*CalzolariGiulia2009Pianoro Softball
6CampioniAlida2009Bollate Softball 1969
7Caravona Beatrice2009New Bologna Softball
8CauteroAngelica2009Friul'81 Softball Club
9*Cenci Sofia2010Old Parma Baseball Softball
10ColinoGiorgia2010Bollate Softball 1969
11D'AmicoElena Anastasia2009Porta Mortara Baseball Softball Novara
12*De PasqualeSofia2009Junior Parma Baseball
13Di FonzoSofia2009Saronno Softball
14FarandaRoberta2009Baseball Messina
15FediCamilla2010Fiorentina Baseball Softball
16FerraiuoloGiorgia2009Bollate Softball 1969
17*FrascaroliGiorgia2009Pianoro Softball
18MarconGioia2010Friul'81 Softball Club
19MilaniLara2009Bollate Softball 1969
20Mingrone Manuela2010Caronno Softball
21ObinoEmma2009Shardana Softball Baseball - Iglesias
22PozzarAdelaide2009Stars Ronchi Softball
23RuiAlessia2009Bollate Softball
24Sanna Alberta2010Nuoro Softball
25SansaloneRebecca2009Softball La Loggia 
26ServidioGiada2010Bollate Softball 1969
27SoldiRebecca2010Bollate Softball 1969
28*TurciCaterina2009Softball Club Forlì
1AntonelloAmbramarie2009Thunders & Dragons Castellana
2*CanaliMartina2009Junior Parma Baseball
3DriganiFrancesca Renata2009Friul'81 Softball
4*FantinatiMartina2009Softball Club Forlì
5GoddiVeronica2009Porta Mortara  BS Novara
6LiddiViola2010Sanremese Baseball Softball
7MovioRebecca2009Cervignano Baseball
8ZoccoGreta2010La Loggia Softball

Forza #Italia!

by Roberto Angotti

(Photo from the last edition of the European Massimo Romeo Youth Trophy courtesy of the EMRYT Collecchio Facebook page)