Graders, Avita staff to square off in softball game


By Andrew Carter - andrewcarter@civitasmedia.com



The Galion Graders and staff members from Avita Health System will go head-to-head in softball on Saturday as the summer baseball squad celebrates Avita Day.

The softball match-up is scheduled to begin at 3 p.m. Saturday at James D. Heddleson Field in Heise Park. Galion general manager Mike O’Leary said giveaways will be conducted all day in conjunction with the event. The Graders will face the Xenia Scouts in Great Lakes Summer Collegiate Baseball action at 7:05 p.m.

O’Leary invites the public to stay after the Graders-Scouts game for a fireworks display.

The Graders and Xenia will play again on Sunday at 7:05 p.m. Galion wraps up its inaugural season on Monday with a home game against the Grand Lake Mariners at 2:05 p.m.

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By Andrew Carter

andrewcarter@civitasmedia.com

Andrew Carter can be reached at 419-468-1117, ext. 2048. Connect with him on Twitter @ACGalionSports.

Andrew Carter can be reached at 419-468-1117, ext. 2048. Connect with him on Twitter @ACGalionSports.