SBSA recruiting Bandits for summer play

The Bandits are poised to pillage 18-under girls softball this summer in Oregon.

All they need is some, well, Bandits.

Registration for the Siuslaw Baseball Softball Association team begins tonight for the travel team that competes in weekend tournaments from mid-June through mid-July around the state.

Girls ages 14 to 18 are eligible. Practices begin Monday, May 20.

Fee is $100.

Register online at or at the SBSA Softball page on Facebook.

For more information, email Tracy Aaron at or call her at 541-999-2341.


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