Bay to host softball pitching clinic

ESCANABA — The Bay College softball team will conduct a pitching clinic for girls between ages 7 and 17 in late July on campus in Escanaba.

Norse softball team pitching coach Lesley Delvaux will head instruction, according to Bay head softball coacha Heidi Charon. Delvaux, an all-state pitcher at Escanaba High School, pitched for Michigan State University from 2004-08, ranking in the Spartans’ all-time top 10 in wins, innings, complete games, shutouts and strikeouts.

The clinic for girls ages 7-10 will be held on Wednesday, July 24, and for girls 11-17 on Thursday, July 25. Sessions each day from 4 to 7 p.m. and will be held at the Bay College field at the Wells Sports Complex.

Cost is $45 per participant and each pitcher needs to supply their own catcher. Sessions are limited to 30 participants.

Registration forms are available online at and can register that way or by printing an application and mailing it to Heidi Charon, 2001 N. Lincoln Rd., Escanaba, MI 49829.