The 7th Annual WMLL HR DERBY was held on October 15 to raise money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to fund research for a cure for blood cancers. This year’s event, featured 48 competitors & raised $1440.
2017 HR Derby Champions:
Grade School Division: Erik Pongratz (3 HR’s)
High School Division: Jake Steidl (6 HR’s)
Younger Adult Division: Michael Hull (9 HR’s)
Older Adult Division (36+): Jerry Schmitt (5 HR’s)…this age division is new in 2017!
This annual event was started by former WMLL player, Marco Mascitti & has raised over $6000 for this all-important research. Marco’s dad, Jason, a former WMLL coach and sponsor, is a double survivor having successfully battled leukemia and lymphoma. Jason, Julie, Evan and Marco Mascitti were on hand to help support the 2018 derby.
Coming in 2018… a female division!