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Elmhurst Girls Baseball, 1974-1975

Seeking players and coaches who were a part of the Elmhurst Girls Baseball League in 1974-75!!!

   My name is John Kovach and I am a baseball historian interested in speaking with former players/coaches from the Elmhurst Girls Baseball League. I am hoping with enough interest to create a documentary about the league.

  I have a number of photographs taken on opening day in 1974. However, none are identified :(. Would love to know who these girls are! I will be posting a few of the images I have.

  If you played or coached or had anything to do with the league, please feel free to email me at Knucksie1@aol.com

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Margie Peterson December 01, 2012 at 06:25 PM
Wow...what a blast from the past! I was 10 years old then and one of the original 4 girls that pushed to start Little League in Elmhurst. Contact me for more info...happy to help! Margie Maloney Peterson
Tricia Heuer Pearson December 04, 2012 at 03:21 AM
I too played and loved the league. I have photos if you need those. I may have movies of it too. Tricia Heuer Pearson
Tricia Heuer Pearson December 04, 2012 at 03:24 AM
The photo of the catcher is me. Tricia
John Kovach December 04, 2012 at 01:53 PM
hi Tricia~ Very cool!! I will make that note for this photograph! A group of folks who have responded so far are planning to meet this Friday from 10-noon at the Elmhurst History Museum to do some interviews....are you still in the Elmhurst area? If not, I do have some questions that I can send to you.....would also love to see any photographs and or any filmed material...that'd be awesome!! thanks!! ..john...plesae drop me an email at Knucksie@aol.com and I can add you to our email list!!
John Kovach December 04, 2012 at 03:08 PM
Let's try that email again...it's Knucksie1@aol.com :)
schmitty December 04, 2012 at 03:11 PM
Count me in, 3rd base and pitcher for Cubs and Yankees in those days.
John Kovach December 18, 2012 at 06:11 PM
Looking to contact any family members of Laura and Tricia Bach, both of whom played in the Elmhurst Girls Baseball League. They can email me (John) at Knucksie1@aol.com or by phone....574-309-3360....thx!

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