Above: In the spring all-star game of the Marcus JCC men’s modified fast-pitch softball league, the National league team defeated the American league team, 11-4.
The Marcus Jewish Community Center’s modified fast-pitch softball league finished the spring season Sunday, June 19, with the championship and all-star games at Honeysuckle Park in Doraville. In the tournament finals, captain Jody Blanke’s squad beat David Weidenbaum’s team, 8-5. Three days earlier on Thursday, Weidenbaum’s team won the regular season title over Gene Benator’s team, 9-6.
The league finals came down to battles between the elder statesmen on the mound.
The JCC men’s modified fast-pitch league plays in the fall and spring. The fall season starts in late August.
June 19 Results:
Beth Tefillah 10, Temple 8
Young Israel 14, Beth Tikvah 4
Gesher L’Torah 9, Etz Chaim 4
Beth Jacob 23, Or Hadash 8
Beth Shalom 12, Sinai 2 12 *
Kol Emeth 8, Temple 2 7
Temple 2 23, B’nai Torah 2 10
DTEC 9, Beth Tikvah 2 8
League games continue Sunday, June 26 at East Roswell and Ocee Park.