Western Mass High School Girls Break Barriers and Play on Boys’ Baseball Teams

There’s youth t-ball, then baseball, and then, for girls entering high school a choice: play softball or quit. But some women, like East Longmeadow‘s Aylee Wiess see a third option: playing baseball on the boys’ team. Carrie Saldo spoke with Aylee about her decision to continue participating in America’s favorite pastime. The Republican sportswriter Ron Chimelis joined them to offer historical context.