Tag: Robson Ranch Softball Association

The Story of RR Softball’s ‘Field of Dreams’

Rosemary “Killer” Myers-Neagli Ten years ago, the first pitch was thrown on the newly constructed RR community softball field, and today that venue has only gotten better. Before I was asked to write a short article, I had never given a moment’s thought about a softball field. Funny how we accept these facilities as just…

70+ Traveling Softball Team Declared Champions

Robson Ranch Softball Association Robson Ranch age 70+ traveling softball team recently competed in the 2022 Texas State Championship in Grapevine, Texas. They were declared Champions of the 70 AA Division. Playing six games in two days against competition all rated higher, they beat the 65 AA Division champion and eliminated three of the five…

Robson Ranch Softball’s Jerry Bennett ‘Works Magic’

Rosemary Myers-Neagli I paid $20 to play in this year’s spring co-ed softball, and I received a jersey and ball cap. This season, Robson Ranch has eight co-ed teams, three 70+ senior teams, and two traveling teams (65+ and 70+) who all require uniforms and equipment for successful play. The travel teams incur additional expenses when…

Last Call for Dean French

Dean French recently umpired his final softball game at Robson’s Field of Dreams. He holds the record for umpiring longer than anyone at the Ranch. A native of California, Dean grew up playing basketball, softball, and volleyball. From 1975 to 1988, he played for the SecoCots softball team and participated in basketball too. His college education…

Robson Ranch 65+ Traveling Softball Team

Tom Neagli and Rosemary “Killer” Myers-Neagli In this COVID state of mind, the 2021 Robson Ranch 65+ Traveling Softball Team (RR 65+) went to four tournaments around the North Texas area. This is the first time ever that they walked away as winners of not just one, but two tournament championships—Heart of Texas in Waco…

RRSA Celebrates Another Successful Season

Mike Jaensch The Robson Ranch Softball Association (RRSA) celebrated a fun and successful spring season culminating in an exciting Championship Day and picnic on June 5. Though Mother Nature did her best to squash the dreams of our diamond athletes with what seemed to be never-ending rain, RRSA prevailed after multiple rainouts with an exciting…

Banner Day at the Field of Dreams

Banner Day

Coco Ondina As you drive from the Ranch and head east, you can now see the sponsor’s banners adorning the outfield fence of the Field of Dreams. This year we have many new sponsors to complement those businesses that continue to support the Robson Ranch Softball Association. The banners were dutifully set up by a group…

Are You Ready for Some Softball?

Judy Ondina The daffodils and crocuses will be popping up from their winter hibernation soon, which is one of the first indicators that springtime is just around the corner. Also approaching is the spring season for Robson Ranch’s softball season. Seems like this season of COVID has forced us to keep our distance from others and stay…

Sign Up Now for Men’s and Women’s Softball

It’s that time of year again – let’s play ball! The spring softball season is around the corner and we are excited again to be welcoming back all three of our leagues: Co-ed league, Women’s League, and our Senior’s League (those born 1950 or earlier). Come join us for the fun, whether you want to…