Congratulations to the S.W. Rodgers/CP&P softball team for winning the 2017 HCCA Summer Softball League. This was the first year that SWR participated in the league. The league has been active for the past four years with Superior/Vulcan winning every year. SWR’s team put together an impressive 19-1 regular season record before moving onto the playoffs. Over the course of two weeks, SWR’s team beat a Vulcan/Superior team and an Anderson team twice to bring home the championship. Team members included: Bryan Kniceley, Andrew Byrd, Joe Swope, Austin Rodgers, Shawn Herrell, Jesse Fansler, Brandon Riley, Eddie Putnam, Chris Rodgers, Wayne Haight, T.J. Rodgers, P.J. Heflin, Evan Scott, Chad Mozingo, Hunter Ball, Michael Kniceley and Donnie Forgacs.
The HCCA’s 2017 President Cup belongs to the S.W. Rodgers/Fortiline team this year. The event took place at Lansdowne Country Club on September 15th. Team members from SWR included Kurt Rodgers and Rick Long. The members from Fortiline included Chad Mozingo and Rich Leeper.
The 2017 Eastern Invitational 1st place trophy belongs to SWR’s team this year as well. The team consisted of Joe Swope, TJ Rodgers, Kris Bishop and Andrew Byrd. The tournament was held this past July at Westfields Golf Club.
SWR entered a sporting clays competition this past fall held at Shady Grove Sporting Clays in Remington Virginia. The team which consisted of Richard (Bear) Walker, Randy (Hulk) Whiting, John Harmon, George Cline and Pat Jenkins placed third overall. John Harmon won an individual trophy for “Long Run ”. Congratulations guys!