Women's Fastpitch Softball Comes to Sprenger Stadium


(April 4, 2018: Avon, OH) The Lake Erie Crushers, presented by Mercy Health, announced today they are partnering with the Cleveland Comets to bring professional Women's Fast Pitch Softball to Sprenger Health Care Stadium.  The Comets, formerly known as the Akron Racers, will play six games at Sprenger Stadium in Avon, Friday August 3rd through Wednesday August 8th.


"Softball is very popular in many of Cleveland's west-side suburbs" stated Crushers Co-Owner Jacqueline Kramig. "The chance to bring the very best women's players in the world to Sprenger Stadium is very exciting, and we think the fans will really appreciate the opportunity to watch the Comets play." 


Game times will be 7:05 Friday, Saturday, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday nights.  The Sunday August 5th game will be a 2:05 start time.  Friday's game will also feature post-game fireworks and all six games will include post-game autographs by all of the Comets Players.


"We are incredibly excited to partner with the Lake Erie Crushers for the 2018 season" said Comets General Manager Steve Dunn.  "Sprenger Stadium is one of the finest venues in the state of Ohio and provides a tremendous opportunity to showcase the exceptional talent within the NPF. We look forward to our continued partnership with the Crushers and to a successful 2018 season."


Tickets for all six Cleveland Comets games at Sprenger Stadium are now available through the Lake Erie Crushers website at www.lakeeriecrushers.com


You can also purchase them at the Sprenger Stadium Box Office or by calling 440-934-3636.


The Lake Erie Crushers are located in Avon, Ohio and play in the Frontier League of independent professional baseball (www.frontierleague.com). For more information, you can contact the Crushers at 440-934-3636, visit our website at www.lakeeriecrushers.com, or email [email protected]