Date: Monday, October 1, 2012 - 12:00am One of the most popular club-level athletic programs at JCHS is softball. We snapped these pictures at one of the club's games in early October. Before the game, JCHS players and fans (left to right) Kelly Berry, Ryann Smith, Andrew Thatcher, Tim Breslin and Alexa Morin get ready to take the diamond. Opey Clark (left) and Tim Breslin warm up by tossing the ball around before the game. At orientation and related events in the fall, all JCHS students are invited to join a variety of clubs and organizations, including the Softball Club. Ally Thompson steps up to the plate! JCHS softball players Opey Clark and Brook-Lynn Velvin smile for the camera. The JCHS softball club plays against teams from other local colleges, schools and organizations across the Roanoke Valley. While our players don't have uniforms, most of them dress in JCHS shirts and other College apparel adorned with Jeff, The Blue Healer, our mascot! JCHS player Opey Clark prepares to take a swing. Opey is a resident student who lives in our residence halls at The Patrick Henry in downtown Roanoke. Two of our players take a moment to pose before taking the field. Brook-Lynn Velvin, one of the captains of our softball team, strikes a pose as she waits for the pitch. Resident students and softball aficionados Time Breslin and Alexa Morin share a smile for the camera. Tim Breslin at bat. JCHS softball player Virginia Hinton. Our catcher waits for a pitch on the field. JCHS Resident Advisor Tim Carter (left) enjoys the early autumn evening at our softball game. Plans are already underway for next year's club and games. Come out and join us for some fun on the diamond next year! Prev Next One of the most popular club-level athletic programs at JCHS is softball. We snapped these pictures at one of the club's games in early October.