SUbscriber Login | NEW SUBSCRIPTION  

Oliver proves multifaceted

  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.

But thanks to encouragement from her parents and some coaches during recreation league competition at that time, Oliver got the nod to start pitching.

“The coach on my rec team said I was the tallest player and most experienced player on the team and that I should be doing the pitching,” she said. “So I started hooking it up as a pitcher then and I’ve been doing it ever since.”

It was a good thing for that rec team, good thing for Ironwood High School and now a good thing for Louisiana Tech University.

Full text of this article is available to subscribers only. Login if you are already a subscriber. If you are not a subscriber, you can subscribe to the online version here.

Bookmark and Share