Thursday November 15th, 2018

2017 USA Softball inducts 9 new members into Hall of Fame


USA Softball inducted 9 new members into the Hall of Fame in 2017

2017 USA Softball Hall of Fame Class:
Mike Candrea (Tucson, Ariz.) – Meritorious Service
 Jimmy Derrick (Douglasville, Ga.) – Umpire
 Gary Evans (Mason, Mich.) – Umpire
 Dick Gulmon (Valley City, N.D.) – Meritorious Service
 Mark Martin (Fayetteville, Ark.) – Slow Pitch Player
 Rick Minton (Cerro Gordo, Ill.) – Fast Pitch Player
 Bob Quinn (Branchville, N.J.) – Fast Pitch Player
 Willie Simpson (Oak Lawn, Ill.) – Slow Pitch Player
 Evans Telegadas (Scottsdale, Ariz.) – Fast Pitch Player

Read more about the New Members at this link to USA Softball

Here is a short video link of some of the banquet

Mark Martin (Fayetteville, Ark.) – Slow Pitch Player

Mark was best known for playing with some of the top Bell Corp teams.

He was a professional hitter and first baseman.

Thanks to Mike Macenko for the picture I swiped off of facebook.

Check out Mikes site at


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