September, to take on island rivals in the annual inter-insular Slowpitch Softball fixtures.
Two island sides and two JSA division title winners will head to Guernsey aiming to
wrestle back honours on the diamonds at Beau Sejour.
Jersey Softball head coach Phil Bouchard has been preparing strong squads to represent
the island as A and B teams in the Muratti fixtures, while the captains of Jackson’s
Phoenix (Div 1 winners) and Marwyn Jersey Royals (Div 2 winners) will be playing to bring
back the Upton titles.
strong competition in our two leagues this summer. This has produced a new look to the
Jersey Squads which have greater strength and depth going into this years’ fixtures. A
number of the local title winning players form part of our island squads and there is an
abundance of talent on display in all positions.”
Preparations culminated on Sunday with a closely contested head to head for the island
Over 50 JSA players, coaches, committee members and supporters will travel on
Saturday supported by sponsorship from DMS Jersey Ltd and CrazyKangaroo.com.