Herndon Reston Youth Softball (HRYS) has elected new officers, including the appointment of Jordan Foster as the HRYS League Commissioner as the league enters a new expansion phase. Coach Foster will assume the leadership role from Coach Bob Thomas who retired as commissioner in December to facilitate league clinics and training.
Foster,a Reston native, graduated from George Mason University and has been active in softball for 15 years. She played house league for Reston Youth Softball and was a member of the Reston Redbirds travel organization. She was a four-year varsity player at South Lakes High School. She is entering her second year as SLHS' assistant junior varsity coach. She also coaches HRYS teams.
In addition to Foster’s appointment, the board elected soach Melissa Pickell as registrar and coach Chris Anderson as secretary, to replace registrar/coach Steve Wieczorek and secretary/coach Peter Young, whose terms were completed.
HRYS is a girls’ fastpitch softball league serving players ages 6 to 18 in the Herndon-Reston area.