What was once an annual tradition may be once again. League officials have announced that the Wayne County Men's Softball League will be reviving its All Star Game this summer in Waymart.
Fans of the men’s softball scene will be happy to hear that local officials are in the process of reviving a long dormant diamond tradition.
According to organizer Kyle Barna, this year’s edition of the Waymart Benefit Softball Tournament will kick off Friday, July 13th with the Wayne County Men’s League All Star Game.
This star-studded contest will feature players from all 10 teams in a fan-friendly setting. Gametime is 7:30 p.m. at the Homer Dome.
The all star game is just one aspect of an exciting weekend in downtown Waymart. So far, 20 teams have committed to play in the tournament that will conclude on Sunday.
On the Field
Players were chosen by a vote of their peers.
The “West” team will be managed by Russell “Rusty” Gregory and is sponsored by Get It Right Tape.
The “East” squad will be skippered by Brian Gross and sponsored by Pioneer Construction.
Rosters are as follows...
•East All Stars: Justin Kromko and Kevin Kromko (The Crossroads); Drew Boandl, Justin Collins and Ken Morris (Wargo Flooring); Anthony Nicholas (Ariel View Inn); Richie Walker, Jason Hunter, Mike Pozyricki (Gravity); Ken Cook (Chet’s); Paul McDonald, Kyle Barna (Waymart Hotel).
•West All Stars: Pete Saprona, JW?Swanick, Buddy Vail, Rich Gross (Kestlers); Donnie Howell (Radio Shack); Mead Sandercock, Joel Watson, Max Van Gorder (Invisible Hunter); Pete Steffen, Kyle Schuman, Jace Williams (Joe’s Ranch House).