The Italian Softball Season will open on May 8, 2021, with the Team Italy facing Softball All-Stars for a doubleheader.
Team Italy will face the Softball All-Stars, a team of players coming from some Italian softball clubs, in a doubleheader on Saturday, May 8, 2021.
Game 1 will start at 15 (CET), followed by the Home Run Derby followed by game two of the doubleheader.
No spectators are allowed at the venue of the event, but the full day will be live-streamed by FIBSTV.com.
Team Italy manager Federico Pizzolini will be assisted by coaches Giovanna Palermi and Julio Andres La Rosa Zequeira. The Softball All-Stars will be managed by Argenis Blanco and Indalecio Alejandre Mesa. The managerial duo will be accompanied by coach Paola Sarassi.
Team Italy Roster:
Brittany Abacherli, Anita Bartoli, Laura Bigatton, Priscilla Brandi, Ilaria Cacciamani, Elisa Cecchetti, Lara Cecchetti, Alexia Lacatena, Giulia Longhi, Virginia Mambelli, Fabrizia Marrone, and Erika Piancastelli.
Softball All-Stars Roster:
Cassady Knudsen, Stefanie Texeira, Elisa Grifagno, Yilian Tornes, Yuruby Alicart, Melany Sheldon, Francesca Rossini, Chiara Ambrosi, Beatrice Salvioni, Kelly Barnhill, Milagros Lozada, Veronica Comar, Valeria Bettinsoli, Sara Brugnoli, Aaliyah Gibson, Sara Camisasca, Silvia Torre, Elena Cavaglieri, Elisa Raviola, Mc Kenzie Catherine Barbara.