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[7/12/2013] JWBL: South Dione signs infielder Shae Lillywhite out of Australia

by on Jul.12, 2013 @ 6:10 pm, under Women's Baseball

The JWBL announced today that South Dione signed infielder Shae Lillywhite (28) out of Australia.  She was born on January 19, 1985, bats and throws from the right side, and stands 157 centimeters tall.  She has been assigned the number thirty and is expected to join the team on the 16th.  She will be eligible to play in the upcoming Saitama Urawa Tiara Cup Tournament (July 20, 21).

Dione becomes the first team in the league to sign a foreign player.

Source: official announcement, Australian Baseball Federation Profile Page

4 comments on “[7/12/2013] JWBL: South Dione signs infielder Shae Lillywhite out of Australia

  1. B

    Glad they finally got her a team! I remember reading on the IBAF page that she signed about a month or so ago now, and was wondering why there wasn’t any news of it.

  2. simunic

    She’s an infielder. I wonder how they’ll shift it. Can’t see Atsugase and Tanaka moving. DH, I suppose.

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