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Hot bats to face cool weather this weekend

Hot bats to face cool weather this weekend

BARTOW – More than 75 softball teams will descend on Polk County this weekend, Jan. 6 and 7, at Florida Half Century Softball takes over the Diamond Plex, Auburndale and Loyce Harpe softball complexes.

Players will range in age from 50 to 74 years-plus.

“It’s great to see all these guys on the fields,” said FHCS chairman Mike Knowles. “With approximately 190 teams across Florida, we are the largest senior softball association in America.”

Play is scheduled to be between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. daily at all sites.