The academic support program offered by CWSL also gives the professionals in the community the opportunity to assist "at-risk" law students by volunteering their time as mentors.
The participation of community members is not limited to a program such as the one at CWSL.
It feels great to win this for Jock (John "Jock" MacLeod)," CWSL
president and Liberty Tavern/The Elite Company manager Judy Nieves said.
Although defending champion Liberty Tavern/Elite Company is strong again this season, the CWSL
has been competitive.
CUTLINE: (1) The members of the 2012 CWSL
champion MacLeods-Legacy team are (front, from left) Kate Morris and Ann Breitenwischer; (middle, from left) Nicole Nelson, Stefanie Erickson-Murray, Enique Favreau and Cheryl Eppa; and (back, from left) Judy Nieves, Flo Parker, Jackie Erickson, Lajaun Case, Laura Newton and Janet Robinson.
The final game of the CWSL
tournament was a hit fest.
The top seed in the playoffs is CWSL
defending champion MacLeod's/Legacy, which finished the regular season with a 10-2 record.
MacLeods/Legacy, also a longtime CWSL
entry, was 2-1 entering the final playoff round and needed two victories to claim the title.
Moira Grady was the CWSL
president and Lisa McDonald was a key league organizer.
Grady applauded the efforts of two CWSL
We wanted to try something different this year," CWSL
organizer Lisa McDonald said.
Thanks to the efforts of CWSL
president Moira Grady, league treasurer Judy Nieves, assistant Lisa McDonald, and others, the long tradition of local women's softball is alive for area players.