Opening day for Lady Royals
The Ecclesia Lady Royals opened up their brand new field on March 9th against Hillsdale Freewill Baptist College.This game not only represents the first home game for the softball team, but the first time any Eccclesia sports team has competed on campus. The Lady Royals were accompanied by the Springdale Chamber of Commerce and President Oren Paris III. Head coach John Sisemore put his heart and soul into building this brand new field for softball team and Eccleisa College. Prior to the start of game one, President Paris dedicated the field to his father and founder of Ecclesia College, Oren Paris II, saying "My Dad has the best seat in the house for todays game." President Paris had the honor of throwing the first pitch on the field.
The EC Royals took a quick lead on Hillsdale beating them 12-4 in 6 innings. Leading the Royals on the mound was Tonya Villines. The Royals dropped a heartbreaker in game two losing 9-10.
EC softball field progress
The Lady Royals softball field is in its final stages of being complete. The team can not wait to get on their home field for the first time. Check back for further progess.
Sevenstar inks with Ecclesia
Brooke Sevenstar from Alma High School (AR) signed with Royals earlier this week. Sevenstar has been the catcher for Alma for the past four years. She is a great add to the 2013-2014 season. Congrats Brooke!
Marshall Signs with Royals
Jamie Marshall from Stillwell High School in Oklahoma has signed with the Ecclesia Royals. Marshall is an infielder that brings a great glove and big bat to the Royals lineup for the 2013-2014 season. Congrats Jamie for becoming a Lady Royal!
Inaugural Season is just around the corner; come watch the Ecclesia Lady Royals Softball Team
"Set the Standard"
in Spring 2013
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The Lady Royals new softball field is currently in construction on the Ecclesia campus. Check back here frequently for field updates.