Champions reunite

Staff Writer

Batter up! The Bad News Bears softball team, which won the Big Spring Women's Softball Association championship in 1978, gathered for a reunion Saturday. Shown left to right are Lucy Galaviz, Gloria Dominguez, Molly Canales, Inez Hines, Mary Gracia, Rose Parnell, Sylvia Rodriguez, and Tonii Rodriguez. The team dedicated the reunion to another team member, Carolyn Yeager Coatney, who passed away about three months ago. “She was looking forward to this reunion,” said Sylvia Rodriguez. Team coach Tyky Mata is also not shown.