| Sports

Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Adamski sisters selected for showcase

TribLIVE Sports Videos

Email Newsletters

Sign up for one of our email newsletters.
Top high school sports
Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, 8:50 p.m.

Plum sisters Rachael and Hannah Adamski recently were selected to compete in the Queen of Diamonds Showcase North at Kent State University on Jan. 5 and 6.

The northern showcase is in its 19th season and is part of the Queen of Diamond's Showcase events, which are the largest fast-pitch softball showcases of their kind in the U.S.

This event continues to attract athletes from more than 20 states, as well as two Canadian provinces.

The Queen of Diamonds South in South Carolina is in its fifth season.

Both events have more than 2,000 applicants from which about 250 student-athletes are selected to attend and compete.

Those chosen are selected based on several criteria ranging from ability, potential, academics, graduation year, coaches requests and referrals.

Rachael Adamski, a sophomore at Plum, plays third base and outfield for the Mustangs junior varsity and varsity teams, and she plays travel softball in the summer for the Pittsburgh Power.

She had 24 combined at bats for the varsity and JV squads and recorded five doubles, one home run, six runs batted in and seven walks.

Hannah Adamski plays second base and outfield for Plum, and she plays summer travel ball for the Pittsburgh Predators.

The sisters also swim competitively for the Plum High School team.

Michael Love is a staff writer with Trib Total Media. He can be reached at 412-388-5825 or at

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.




Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Steelers notebook: Opportunity awaits Boykin
  2. Pirates showing interest in starting pitcher Masterson
  3. NFL notebook: Jeannette’s Pryor reportedly will sign with Browns
  4. Coal industry’s decline chokes Central Appalachian towns
  5. Despite cross-check, Pens’ Crosby expects contact in front of net
  6. Founder of Z&M Cycle Sales in Hempfield killed in Florida motorcycle crash
  7. CPR helps revive Heinz Field worker with cardiac arrest
  8. Steelers’ Roethlisberger remains in concussion protocol
  9. 2016 county budget contains no tax hike
  10. Seneca Valley boys soccer celebrates historic run
  11. Win over NA fuels Seneca Valley hockey team