Softball Victoria Scoring Committee announced

Softball Victoria Scoring Committee announced

Following a long and in-depth application process, Softball Victoria (SV) is pleased to announce all new appointments to the Softball Victoria Scoring Committee.

Firstly, SV would like to acknowledge the extraordinary service as the outgoing Chairperson Lorraine Davies who has stepped down as Chairperson but will continue on the Scoring Committee.

Lorraine is a Life Member of Softball Victoria, Geelong Softball Association and Birralee Softball Club; and has been instrumental in the development of Victorian scorers over many years. Thank you for your dedication and service Lorraine!

Softball Victoria Life Member Mary Walkinshaw has been appointed to the role of Director of Scoring (Chairperson) following over 45 years of dedication to Victorian softball.

Current level of Scoring Accreditation: Level 4

Softball Scoring Experience:

  • Over 45 years involvement in softball as player, coach, manager, umpire, scorer.
  • Started scoring in 1992 with initial State team appointment in 2000.
  • Member of the National Scoring committee – 9 years
  • Member of the Victorian Scoring committee – currently 20 years
  • Official Statistician for Open and Under Age Nationals since 1998 = 14 Nationals

Other Scoring Committee Members

Name: Mary Walkinshaw (Director of Scoring)
Current Level: Level 4
Experience: As Above

Name: Alison Pendlebury
Current Level: Level 5
– Official Statistician at various National and International tournaments
– TSC (Tournament Chief Statistician) for the Open Men’s Nationals in Canberra in 2013
– TCS for the Schools Championships (Primary and Secondary)
– Waverley representative and Victorian State Team Scorer for 16 years
– Assisted with training courses
– Mentoring of new club scorers where needed

Name: Jim Giles
Current Level: Level 5
– Australian Team Statistician Under 19 Men’s World Championships 2014, 2018
– Official Statistician at National Championships since 1997, including TCS four times
– Victorian Team Statistician 11 times since 1998
– Coordinator of Official Statisticians, Victorian Men’s State League last three years.
– Proficient in use of iScore, SALSA, and the Softball Australia web updating processes.

Name: Ray Carter
Current Level: Level 4
– Current Scoring Committee member
– Past Victorian State Scorer
– Past official scorer at National Championships
– Qualified Scoring Course facilitator

Name: Lorraine Davies
Current Level: Level 4
– Teaching and mentoring have been a top priority to enhance our future in the area of scoring
– Actively working at Club, Association, and National levels with development of scoring issues encouraging our people to gain their accreditation for future.
– Officiated at Australian National Championships over several years.

Name: Kerryn Bell
Current Level: Level 5
– Scoring at Club, Association, State, and National level for over 20 years
– Lecturer in Level 1 & 2 accreditation levels
– International statistician for 2017 Japan Tour
– Actively scoring the current season, including the Men’s State League and the Women’s Invitational
– Part of the scoring mentoring program at the U15 Nationals in Canberra 2018.