The Ascension Youth Softball Association,out of Butch Gore Park, recently elected its executive officers for the upcoming 2009 season.


Longtime president Tommy Jara stepped down after many succesful years and handed the reigns over to B.J. Romano. The meeting,which consisted of former board members and present coaches, also elected the Shawn Trabeaux as secretary and  Danielle Brooks as treasurer.


The Ascension Youth Softball Association,out of Butch Gore Park, recently elected its executive officers for the upcoming 2009 season.

Longtime president Tommy Jara stepped down after many succesful years and handed the reigns over to B.J. Romano. The meeting,which consisted of former board members and present coaches, also elected the Shawn Trabeaux as secretary and  Danielle Brooks as treasurer. 

The governing board consists of those three posistions as well as league reps for each age group at the park. There will be a coaches meeting Jan.  12, 2009 at 7 p.m. at St. Amant Park on Stringer Bridge Road to elect all league reps as well as discuss any possible rule changes.  Anyone who is interested in coaching is strongly encouraged to attend the meeting.

A.Y.S.A. offers softball, slowpitch and fastpitch, to Ascension Parish youth girls ages seven and up. The league is looking to jump start our fastpitch softball by offering a recreation league for girls ages 8-10 to go along with our already existing 12 and up program.

Anyone needing info about our league or questions vist our website at www.eteamz.com/gorepark or email aysabutchgore@yahoo.com.