South Jersey High School Softball All-Stars play in Carpenter Cup
The schedule and teams are set for the 2023 Softball Phillies Carpenter Cup Classic starting next week with High School All-Star Teams competing from the Tri-State region. There are 16 teams competing in this tournament that begins with two days of Pool Play on Monday, June 19th and Tuesday June 20th with the top two teams from each bracket to play in the next round of play on Day 3 scheduled for Wednesday, June 21st.
This is the 18th edition of this Softball Competition with rosters are comprised of High School Students who finished their Freshman, Sophomore, and Junior Academic years, meaning no graduating Seniors or incoming Freshmen are on these rosters. The High School Softball All-Stars comprise the Tri-Cape Team features Softball players who attend High Schools located in Atlantic, Cumberland, Cape May, Salem, Glouster, and Camden Counties.
The Tri-Cape team of High School Softball All-Stars are looking to win the Softball Phillies Carpenter Cup for the first time since 2014 while The Baseball Philies Carpenter Cup was won by the Tri-Cape Teams in 2022 and 2021. Here is the list of High School Softball Players from our area who will be playing on this year's Tri-Cape Team (Alphabetical Order):
*Courtney Chew Class of 2024 (1B/3B) Gloucester County Inst. Technology
*Laylah Collins Class of 2025 (SS/2B) Buena Regional
*Madison Dollard Class of 2024 (Pitcher) Egg Harbor Twp
*Emma Douglas Class of 2024 (Pitcher) Our Lady of Mercy
*Bella Farina Class of 2024 (First Base) Pennsville
*Ava Fisher Class of 2024 (Pitcher) St. Joes of Hammonton
*Maddie Himes Class of 2024 (1B/3B/C) Overbrook
*Cami Johnson Class of 2024 (OF/C) Buena Regional
*Liz Martin Class of 2024 (Pitcher) Cedar Creek
*Kendall Mazur Class of 2025 (OF/C) Millville
*Aubrey Miller Class of 2024 (Pitcher) Gloucester County Inst. Technology
*Tulana Mingin Class of 2024 (SS/2B) Woodstown
*Ava Paoletti Class of 2024 (1B/C/OF) Kingsway
*Taylor Sparks Class of 2024 (OF/C) Schalick
*Sofia Spatocco Class of 2025 (OF/C) Egg Harbor Twp
*Ellie Ward Class of 2024 (C/3B) Kingsway
The Tri-Cape Team is playing in Bracket B, they will be competing with Delaware North, Berks County, and Chester County teams. The games are being played at FDR Park located on Broad and Pattison in Philadelphia. For more information, visit the Phillies Carpenter Cup website here.