First Posted: 7/20/2008
The Back Mountain major league Sliders softball team won the playoff championship for the 2008 season by defeating the Phoenix, 10-0, in the semi-final round and slid past the Tornadoes, 5-4, in the finals to win the title. The Sliders also won the regular season championship with a record of 13-1-2. Members of the team are, from left, first row, Kirsten Frederick, Lia Giampietro, Vanessa Parsons, Kami McGee, Kelly Snyder and Victoria Fulton. Second row, John Giampietro, coach; TaliaSzatkowski, Nicole Giampietro, Samantha Missal, Sarah Smith, Marlee Nelson, Liz Digiovine and Mike Parsons, manager. Absent at the time of the photo were Caitlyn McDonnell and Sadie Trudgen.