OP Starz 10U Gold Division Tournament Champs!Updated Tuesday May 22, 2018 by Rick Licursi.
The 10u Orchard Park Starz (Gambacorta) travel softball team took home the Gold Championship in the 12th Annual Orchard Park Softball Tournament held on May 18th-20th. 10u OP battled in pool play on Friday and Saturday against Lancaster Heat and the Rochester Lady Lions. 10u OP came away with victories in both games, outscoring their opponents a combined 24-3, leading them to a #1 seed for Sunday’s single elimination play. In the semi-finals, 10u OP (Gambacorta) took home a 6-3 victory over the St. Mary’s Pounders from Pennsylvania on Sunday. In the hard fought game, OP used their bats (7 hits), legs (7 stolen bases), and solid pitching (3 hits allowed) to pull away in the 2nd inning. In the championship game, 10u OP (Gambacorta) started strong in the first inning, pulling out to a 4-1 lead. Consistent pitching (2 hits allowed, 10 K’s) and dominant hitting (10 hits) combined to assist 10u OP in defeating Olean Synergy 12-4 to take home the championship!
The 10u Orchard Park Starz (Gambacorta) are:
Head Coach: Al Gambacorta
Assistant Coaches: Sean Croft & Missy Musty