Team Italy U15 and U18 softball squads train together then play each other in Collecchio on April 25, 2022

Team Italy U15 and U18 softball squads train together then play each other in Collecchio on April 25, 2022
Collecchio hosts the Team Italy U15 and U18 softball teams for a day of training and friendly competition on Monday, April 25, 2022

The Talent Team campaign continues for U15 and U18 softball as the two youth squads engage in  morning workouts before a friendly game at 2 pm on Monday, April 25, 2022 in Collecchio.

Team Italy U15 manager Maristella Perizzolo will be assisted by coaches Stefano Filippini, Dante Di Lauro and Paolo Verrecchia as well as delegation manager Claudio Marinelli.

The following Talent Team U15 players are expected to participate:

Last NameFirst NameYear of BirthClub Affiliation
1AnselmiMirta2007Saronno Softball A. S. D.
2CesenaEleonora2007A. B. Caronno Softball A. S. D
3ColinoGiulia2008Bollate Softball 1969
4CortesiNoemi2007Softball Club Forlì A. S. D.
5FalcianiChiara2007A. S. D. Softball La Loggia
6ForlaniFederica2008U. S. Giovanile Collecchio Softball A. S. D.
7GirardiAnita2008A. S. D. Avigliana Rebels
8MilanoKylie2007New Bologna Softball A. S. D.
9MoggiSveva2007New Bologna Softball A. S. D.
10PoliniLucia2007Bollate Softball 1969
11RavasioCecilia2007Saronno Softball A. S. D.
12RussoLeila2007Bollate Softball 1969
13SilvaEmma2007Bollate Softball 1969
14SqualizzaGiulia2008Bollate Softball 1969
15VescovoGreta2007A. S. D. Baseball Softball Club Rovigo
16ZanollaElisa2007Stars Ronchi
17ZumerleVittoria2007Bussolengo Softball 2.0 A. S. D. / Vicenza Baseball Softball Club A. S. D.

Team Italy U18 manager Andrea Longagnani will be assisted by pitching coach Marco Villani in addition to coaches Simona Nava and Paola Marfoglia. A total of 14 Talent Team U18 players will participate in the training.

Last NameFirst Name PostionDate of BirthClub Affiliation
1AddariFabianaOF15/07/2005Bollate Softball 1969
2AlbertiniChiaraC15/12/2005U. S. Giovanile Collecchio A. S. D.
3BiffiAlessandraP-IF04/06/2006Bollate Softball 1969
4BinettiCaterinaIF07/01/2006Bollate Softball 1969
5Di LauroChiaraP02/10/2006Bollate Softball 1969
6FranzoniSilvia DanielaC-IF28/07/2005Bollate Softball 1969
7GaravelloLudovicaC-IF20/08/2006Bollate Softball 1969
8ManeraDeliaP14/06/2005Bollate Softball 1969
9MattaGiuliaC-IF28/03/2006New Bologna Softball
10MorettiLucreziaP-OF04/03/2005Old Parma
11NanniIlariaIF06/03/2006New Bologna Softball
12SpiottaAliceIF-OF18/10/2005Softball Club Forlì
13ZenariGiorgiaC-IF06/03/2006Bussolengo Softball 2.0
14AroldiSilviaIF-OF14/02/2005U. S. Giovanile Collecchio A. S. D.

All players are requested to report in Collecchio with the their respective club uniforms. Forza #Italia!

by Roberto Angotti

(Photo of the Team Italy U14 / U15 mixed softball squad against Czech Republic in Bollate in July 2021 by Riccardo Falciani)