The registration deadline for Merritt Minor Softball’s new season is approaching faster than a pitcher could throw, and the association is inviting all young softball players to quickly sign up for the opportunity to join one of the fastest growing sport in Merritt.
by Merritt Herald | Aug 31, 2022
Merritt was well represented nationally this month as local, Alana Pooley, excelled at the 2022 Women’s Canadian Fastpitch Championship tournament.
by Izaiah Reyes | Aug 9, 2022
Unfortunately for Merrittonian, Alana Pooley, the passion for playing softball at a very high level was still there but with no opportunities coming her way. That is, until an old coach of hers got in touch, asking her to join the Saskatoon Shock in their quest to become National Women’s Fast-pitch Champions.
by Marius Auer | Aug 8, 2022
A local Indigenous student athlete represented Merritt at the BC Summer Games in Prince George last month, with 15 year old Roland Quewezance, a Merritt Secondary School student and lifelong lacrosse player, joining up with other students from across the province for a weekend tournament.
by Izaiah Reyes | Jul 22, 2022
Central park was packed all weekend as the Merritt Minor Softball Association hosted Softball BC’s Boys Provincial Championships.
by Izaiah Reyes | Apr 29, 2022
Team Canada is once again representing the country for softball at the Pan-American Championships. The team aims to compete for gold and glory, after a long two-year layoff and leading the charge, none other than Merrittonian, John Stuart.
by Marius Auer | Apr 25, 2022
The Herald spoke with ‘Smash Fest’ organizer Clay Munro, who shared that he was excited about the event’s post-pandemic return.
by Merritt Herald | Aug 14, 2014
For seven aboriginal youth of the Nicola Valley, their participation in the 2014 North American...
by Merritt Herald | Jul 31, 2014
It’s been quite a month of July for a pair of 16-year-old Nicola Valley softball players. As...