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Red Cedar Men’s Fastpitch League going strong

Monday, July 1st, 2013

By RONN KOPP / Wisconsin Fastpitch
NAFA Vice President

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAPhoto taken in 2005, and prior to a game where Lyle Lieffring would face 13-year old Sam Hall. Hall (now 20) recently pitched in the NAFA 23-under World Series for Ramsey Financial of Bowen, Illinois and garnered all-tournament honors. Hall is now primarily an outfielder on my Orangemen team and happened to be playing on an adjoining diamond when Lieffring made his return (on June 16). As often as he could, Hall would jog on over to the other diamond to watch his hero in action. Photo courtesy of Ronn Kopp

RICE LAKE, WISC – 77-year-old Lyle Lieffring returned to the Red Cedar Men’s Fastpitch League pitcher’s circle for the first time since June 16, 2010 and his return was a successful one as his Shaun Carr Agency/Tobaggon Run Dental Oredockers downed GB Sales/Independent Sanitation and Recycling 16-2.

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