Mineola softball team hosting first alumni game


The inaugural Mineola Lady Jacket alumni softball game will take place Saturday, Feb. 8 at the Lady Jackets’ softball field just northeast of Mineola Primary School at 1555 State Hwy. 564 Loop.

They will lead off at noon with registration and lunch, home run derby is at 1:30 p.m. and game time is 2 p.m.

The event will raise money to support the Mineola High School softball program.

Cost is $25 donation to compete in the game and includes lunch. There is a $5 entry fee for the home run derby. Spectating is free.

Lady Jackets head softball coach Taelor Cheshier wants everyone to “come play, watch, and enjoy themselves on a day for us to come together as a community and give our players the opportunity to hang out with and watch the girls that began and shaped our program today.”

For more information, contact Cheshier at cheshiert@mineolaisd.net or 903-574-3134.