Lakers’ Risner selected for softball showcase



Jordan Risner, an Indian Lake junior, has been selected to compete in the Queen of Diamonds Showcase North Jan. 4-5 at Kent State University.

Risner catches and plays first base for the Lakers. She also plays summer softball for the Northwest Ohio Lady Buckeyes 18-and-under team.

The QDSN is in its 19th season and is one of the largest fastpitch softball events in the nation. The Queens’ showcases attract over 2,000 athletes from over 30 states, as well as Canada.

To participate in the showcase, a player must be selected based on a long list of criteria, which includes ability, potential, academics and coaches’ requests/referrals.