RUTHERFORD, N.J.– The Rutherford 14U Junior Division girls' softball all-star team recently was recognized by the mayor and council after completing a championship season.
Rutherford went a perfect 6-0 in capturing the Division 5 title. The team finished as the Section 2 runner up.
"We had a dynamic group of girls this year and a great coaching staff," Manager Brian Bagnuolo told Daily Voice. "You could put any girl in any position and they would have got the job done. This team played with heart and when their backs were against the wall they gave it everything they had and never gave up. It was a fun, loose bunch with plenty of laughs along the way."
Kevin Hebert, Anthony Finelli and Kim Beggs were part of the coaching staff.
The roster (in alphabetical order):
- Skylar Ahern;
- Gia Bagnuolo;
- Tatianna Bess;
- Madison Burke;
- Jordan Finelli;
- Madison Hebert;
- Delaney Manning;
- Regina Maslag;
- Emilia McCarthy;
- Jennifer Netelkos;
- Morgan Okula;
- Jessica Skinner;
- Gianna Suriano;
- Skylar Wazinski.
Rutherford's 10U and 12U Little League baseball teams both won District 5 and Section 2 crowns.
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