The City of Marco Island Adult Softball season got underway on Nov 10 with games being played at both Winterberry Park and Tommy Barfield ball field.
This year there will be 8 teams competing every Thursday night at 6:15 and 7:30 pm.
This year’s teams are Cocomo’s, Davinci’s, Joey Pizza, Nacho Mama’s, Islander Pool, Marco Island Brewery, NeNe Kitchen and Kretch’s.
In the first week of games at TBE, Last season’s regular season champions, Cocomo’s came out in mid-season form and defeated Joey’s 15 to 7 and Davinci’s defeated Islander Pool 20 to 9.
At Winterberry, the balls were flying in two high scoring games first NeNe Kitchen clobbered newcomer Kretch’s 37 to 6 and Nacho Mama’s defeated Marco Island Brewery 23 to 18.
In Week two , at TBE Nacho Mama had two score two runs in the bottom of the 7th to defeat Kretch’s 11 to 10, Nene Kitchen handed the Brewery its second defeat 14-+ to 2. Over at WB the air must be thinner as Islander Pool fell victim to the big bats of Cocomo’s losing 34 to 2. The second game of the night saw the first tie breaker of the season as Eric Szczepanski of Davinci’s got a hit with bases loaded to score two runs for the victory over Joey’s in the bottom of the 8th inning. Davinci’s won the tie-breaker 8 to 7.
Adult Softball is played every Thursday Night at Winterberry Park and TBE Ball field at 6:15 and 7:30 come out for some exciting softball. You can see the schedule at www.citiyofmarcoisland.com in the recreation section.