Florence Softball League opens Wednesday


ACC tangles with Lofy Construction and Welton Construction battles Beachcomber in Florence Softball League openers Wednesday, June 19, at Miller Park.

First pitch for the adult-level league is 5:30 p.m.

League president Tim Garneau announced the nine-week schedule, which will feature Wednesday doubleheaders, or 18 games apiece for the four league teams.

There will be a home-run derby at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 20, and a tournament Saturday, Aug. 17.

Team managers are Garneau for ACC, Cody Anderson for Beachcomber, Greg Welton for Welton Construction and Sam for Lofy Construction.

Schedule:

  • June 19
    North Field: ACC vs. Lofy, 5:30 p.m.; Welton vs. ACC, 7 p.m.
    South Field: Beachcomber vs. Welton, 5:30 p.m.; Lofy vs. Beachcomber, 7 p.m.
  • June 26
    North Field: Lofy vs. ACC, 5:30 p.m.; ACC vs. Beachcomber, 7 p.m.
    South Field: Welton vs. Beachcomber, 5:30 p.m.; Lofy vs. Welton, 7 p.m.
  • July 3
    North Field: ACC vs. Welton, 5:30 p.m.; Welton vs. Lofy, 7 p.m.
    South Field: Beachcomber vs. Lofy, 5:30 p.m.; Beachcomber vs. ACC, 7 p.m.
  • July 10
    North Field: Welton vs. ACC, 5:30 p.m.; ACC vs. Lofy, 7 p.m.
    South Field: Beachcomber vs. Lofy, 5:30 p.m.; Welton vs. Beachcomber, 7 p.m.
  • July 17
    North Field: Beachcomber vs. Welton, 5:30 p.m.; ACC vs. Beachcomber, 7 p.m.
    South Field:
    Lofy vs. ACC, 5:30 p.m.; Lofy vs. Welton, 7 p.m.
  • July 20
    Home Run Derby, 10 a.m.
  • July 24
    North Field: Lofy vs. Beachcomber, 5:30 p.m.; Beachcomber vs. ACC, 7 p.m.
    South Field: ACC vs. Welton, 5:30 p.m.; Welton vs. Lofy, 7 p.m.
  • July 31
    North Field:  Welton vs. ACC, 5:30 p.m.; Welton vs. Beachcomber, 7 p.m.
    South Field: Beachcomber vs. Lofy, 5:30 p.m.; ACC vs. Lofy, 7 p.m.
  • Aug. 7
    North Field: Lofy vs. ACC, 5:30 p.m.; Lofy vs. Welton, 7 p.m.
    South Field: Beachcomber vs. Welton, 5:30 p.m.; ACC vs. Beachcomber, 7 p.m.
  • Aug. 14
    North Field: Lofy vs. Beachcomber, 5:30 p.m. Welton vs. Lofy, 7 p.m.
    South Field: ACC vs. Welton, 5:30 p.m.; Beachcomber vs. ACC, 7 p.m.
  • Aug. 17
    End of season tournament



MORE STORIES

Jesse Schutte takes mulligan on induction

Vikings golf star will defer joining Siuslaw Hall of Fame until 2020.

U.S. Senior Open fits Bob Rannow to a tee

Ocean Dunes Golf Links' PGA professional goes off at 4:41 a.m. PDT Thursday, 10:16 a.m. PDT Friday.

Beachcomber grabs early league lead at 2-0

ACC, Welton Construction each go 1-1 and Lofy Construction 0-2 on opening night.

For Sam Johnson, Vikings, it was plus-plus

Siuslaw graduate will be a first-year head coach as well as first-year math teacher at his alma mater...