Published on April 25, 2019

Reading Hospital Softball League 'Opening Day' is May 7

Opening Day for the Reading Hospital Softball League is Tuesday, May 7 at 4:15 p.m. The game will be played at West Reading Playground and William M. Jennings, President and CEO of Reading Hospital, will throw the first pitch of the season.

"The employee softball league is a fun and healthy way to bring our hospital community together," says William M. Jennings, President and CEO. "It's a great opportunity for employees to engage and bond with each other in an active, recreational context."

A total of 22 teams have registered for the league this year. Departments participating include Radiation Oncology, Community Health, Emergency Department, Operating Room, Environmental Services, Nursing, and others. Each team consists of fifteen to twenty employees, putting the total number of players at more than 430 hospital employees. After the incredibly well-received first season, the league looks forward to another year of excitement and enthusiasm in the second season.