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SYLVANIA SENIOR SOFTBALL


A mens' league established January 2008.
Pacesetter Park, Sylvania,Ohio

50+ Legends League

2016 LEGEND CHAMPIONS!


Fricker's #2 defeats Roosters
to win Legends tournament

Bruce Anderson photo/JIM SCHNEIDER

LEAGUE/TOURNAMENT CHAMPS! Fricker's #2, Blue, won the Legends league title, August 18, defeating Fricker's Maroon. In the August 25 semi-finals, Fricker's Blue out-scored Fricker's Red 9-3. In the the finals, Fricker's defeated Roosters 11-10, in the bottom of the 7th, when Darren Axon singled to score Bill Trego from third. Back row, l-r, Tom Fisher, Terry Finch, Jeff Huskisson, Darren Axon, Bill Garber, Bob Ruckman. Front row, l-r, Dan Leonard, Randy Rydman, Bill Trego, Tom Rowe, Mike Keaton, Bob Hoffman. Not pictured, Glen Smille. Darren Axion led the team with a .762 BA and Tom Fisher supplied the power with 5-homeruns.

 

 

 

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ROOSTERS Matt Giles waits on a pitch from Bob Ruckman.

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THE WINNERS! SSS Board President, Bob Collins, right, presents Darron Axon with the tournament trophy. The Fricker's Blue team also won the Legends league.


58+ Masters League

CAG wins 2016 Masters League
and Tournament Championships

Bruce Anderson photo/JIM SCHNEIDER

THE WINNERS! The Citizens Advisory Group team won the 2016 Masters League, defeating Hansen State Farm 15-14 on August 9 to win the league. In the tournament semi-finals, Tuesday, August 16, CAG pounded Glass City 11-4 to face Sundown Cantina in the finals, winning 16-11 for a sweep of the Masters League and Tournament play. Back row, l-r, Bill Bray, Craig Mantey, William Green, Coach Bill Wiseman, Larry Gagin, Jon Labeau & Jeff Szenderski. Front row, l-r, Bruce Klostermeir, Bob Briggs, Jim Nickelsen, Daniel Lewis, Bill Cox and Dwaine Nemire. Labeau led the team with a .851 BA and 7-home-runs, Klostermeir hit .787 with 2-home-runs.

 

FULL DETAILS: LEAGUE FINALS > • TOURNAMENT FINALS >


Sylvania 65's team wins 2016 SPA AA
Sylvania Great Lakes NIT Tournament

League champs
The Sylvania '65's tournament team defeated the 60's AA Dayton Diamond Dawgs in two straight bracket play games to win the prestigious SPA Great Lakes Nationals, August 11- 14, at Pacesetter Park. The winners qualify for the World at Dalton, Georgia. First row: Mark Vonderembse, Ed Eckhart, George Bates, Mike Riethmiller, Dann Schlenbaker, Ron Callison, and Jim Steffes Second row: Fred Roberts, Charlie Oberlin, Dave Ashman, Granville Smith, John Strzelecki, Dick Block, Dale Knepper, and Tim Wilde

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Fricker's/SSS 70's chalk up third
tournament win at Great Lakes!

League champs photo/MARY ANN RADSCHEID

FRICKER'S NIT WINNERS! The SSS 70's AA team has been on a roll - winning their third tournament this year! The team won Thee Buckeye Classic, Barberton, Ohio, The Heart of Ohio, Columbus, Ohio and the Sylvania Great Lakes SPA Nationals, compiling a record of twelve wins and only four loses. Back row, l-r, Denny Shaffer, Jim Van Brandt, Don Dheel, Bruce Anderson, Lee Brandyberry, Jim Dunlavy, John Radscheid & Richard Block. Front row, l-r, Jerry Keefe, Don Torok, Don Lange, Dick Wachter, Dann Schlenbaker and MVP shortstop Gary Meyer, .813 BA, 14 RBI's. Not pictured: Jim Nickelsen.

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Sidelines takes third at SPA World

League champs

DALTON, GEORGIA - The Sidelines Sports Pub team took third at the SPA World tournament, Sept. 15-18. The team, at 5-0, made it to the finals, losing 12-11 to the Golden Vipers. Playing out of the losers bracket, Sidelines lost 20-17 to the Dayton Legends, finishing with a 7-2 record, good for third. Back row, l-r, Doug Meek, Scott Libbe, Jeff Huskisson, Tom Duhart, Jay Schramm, Rick Stager, Ric Hendee & Jerry Edmundson. Middle row, l-r, Gabe Barrow & Jon Labeau. Front row, l-r, Murray Dennison, John Johnson, Roger Hernandez, Bruce Klostermeier & Neal Klopping.

 

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 SSS FALL LEAGUE

2016 SSS
FALL BALL SCHEDULE
Standings, scores,
rosters & more!

2014 League Winners, Photos, Standings
 
2013 League Winners, Photos, Standings
 

   WOUNDED WARRIORS

2016 WWAST
FUND-RAISER
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2014 GAMES
PHOTO TRIBUTE

 
 LEAGUE SCHEDULES

Legends & Masters 2016 Schedules & Rosters

Legends Roster
Masters Roster
Legends Schedule
Masters Schedule

 IN THE NEWS
Perrysburg unveils 2017 Huskisson Athletic Center

2017 NEWS
Perrysburg unveils 2017 Huskisson Athletic Center
2014 NEWS
2013 NEWS
2012 NEWS
NEWS ARCHIVE

 
 AROUND THE HORN

Photographer Joel Hansen captures the great moments of SSS.
2016
2015
2014
2013
2012
2011
Archive

 
 PHOTO GALLERY

People, places and events
2016
2014
2013
2012
2011

 
 TOURNAMENT TEAMS

Sylvania Softball
TOURNAMENT TEAMS
Results, Highlights, Scores and more
2016

2014
2013
2012

 
 LEAGUE CHAMPIONS

Sylvania Senior League
2008-2016 CHAMPIONS
Photos and more!
MORE INFO
 

 
 SPA TOURNAMENTS

2017 OHIO SPA
SCHEDULE & INFO
FOR TOURNAMENTS
MORE INFO

GREAT LAKES
REGISTRATION FORM
FOR 2017 SPA NIT
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 SSS COOKOUTS
Bruce Anderson
2016 Cookout /
Home Run Derby
Photos and More

 
2014 WINNERS IN HOMERUN DERBY & SPECIAL EVENTS!
 
2013 WINNERS IN HOMERUN DERBY & SPECIAL EVENTS!
 

 Mission Statement:

While all games organized by Sylvania Senior Softball (SSS) should be played with the intent to win, the goal of SSS is to ensure to the best of its ability that the Members of SSS (i) have a positive, fun, athletic, and social experience, and (ii) compete and play in a sportsmanlike manner. It is an essential principal of SSS that all games and activities be conducted in a constructive, non-criticizing manner and to ensure that all members are treated with respect and dignity, and are provided a fair and equitable opportunity to participate.
 


 Support Our Sponsors

SPONSORS play a significant role in the success and financial stability of the Sylvania Senior Softball League. We offer team and speciality sponsorships.


FRICKER'S IN SYLVANIA
Frickers (6 Teams)
Shawn McGill , Manager
STATE FARM INSURANCE
Joel Hansen
BARROW'S JEWELERS
Gabe Barrow
HARVARD BARBER SHOP
Gary L. Meyer
STATE FARM INSURANCE
Jeff Traudt
SCHNEIDER SONS' CORP
Jim Schneider
ANDY & BARNEY'S SPORTS BAR / JO-JO's PIZZERIA
Abe Mahmoud
ROOSTERS Men's Grooming Center
Gregg Ballmer
JIM KRIEGER, Real Estate Broker
Jim Krieger
GLASS CITY INVESTIGATIONS
Christopher Gill & Jay Schramm
THE RETIREMENT GUYS
Mark Clair & Nolan Baker
GUARDIAN ANGELS
Home Health Care
SUNDOWN CANTINA
Sylvania, Ohio
CITIZEN ADVISORY GROUP
Jeffrey M. Bucher


 WEB SITE STAFF:

WEB DIRECTOR: JERRY KEEFE
Email: jerrykeefe1@Hotmail.com

WEBMASTER: GLENN MAXWELL
Nexus Enterprises, Inc.

CHIEF PHOTOGRAPHER: JOEL HANSEN
Email: 1buckfan@bex.net

CONTRIBUTING PHOTOGRAPHER: JIM SCHNEIDER
Email: shortcircuit_74@hotmail.com

STATISTICIAN: MATT EDINGER
Email: medinger2@yahoo.com

COUNSELOR: GABE BARROW
Email: gbinc1@sbcglobal.net

CONTRIBUTORS:
Jay Schramm, Jim Czerniakowski, Phil Vrzal


 

 ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS:

Greg Loeb - Bottomline Ink, SSSL Logo designed by Francis Graphics, Inc., Sylvania Parks and Recreation, Scott Stampflmeier - Sylvan Studio, Sylvania, Ohio, Ben Hurley - The Screen Printing Factory, Glenn Maxwell - Nexus Enterprises


Sylvania Senior Softball

Bruce Anderson photo/JIM SCHNEIDER

KING OF SWAT! Fricker's Tom Duhart, receives a plaque and is congratulated by Board member Rick Schmidt for hitting fourteen home runs during the Legends League regular season. Duhart is a member of the SSS Sidelines Sports Pub travel team and was named to the All-American tournament team in World Championship play at Dalton, Georgia.

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Sylvania Senior Softball

 
Sylvania Senior Softball - Around the Horn Photos

MULTI-TALENTED Jim Schneider joined the SSS league in 2008 and has been taking pictures for the website since 2005. His company, Schneider Sons' Electric, sponsors a team in the Legends League on Thursday night. He also plays tournament ball with the 55's and the 60's traveling teams.

Sylvania Senior Softball - Around the Horn Photos

ROOSTERS outfielder Rick Stager delivers with power for Greg Ballmer's team in the Legends League. Rick, the former Chief of Police for the Oregon, Ohio force is retired and plays ball in Florida in the winter. He is also a member of the 60's SSS tournament team.

Sylvania Senior Softball - Around the Horn Photos

IMPRESSIVE! Nicole Coffman asks Monty, "how can you miss a ball with a mitt that big?" Monty played "errorless" ball for the Retirement Guys in the Legends League

Sylvania Senior Softball - Around the Horn Photos

SSS President Bob Collins takes the mound for Schneider Sons' Electric team on Thursdays. Bob was re-elected to a second three year term in August 2016.

Sylvania Senior Softball - Around the Horn Photos

The 2 million dollar Huskisson Athletic Center-named after Laurie Melchior Huskisson and Jeff Huskisson who chaired the campaign to raise the funds--was dedicated March 8, 2017. The center also features the "Frickers Weight Room.

More "Around The Horn" Photos
2016 - CLICK HERE | 2015 - CLICK HERE
2014 - CLICK HERE | 2013 - CLICK HERE
2012 - CLICK HERE | 2011 - CLICK HERE
ARCHIVE - CLICK HERE