U.S. Olympic Softball Team Returning To Salem

The best softball players in the world are returning to Salem next summer, as the city plays host to the US Olympic team. City officials made the announcement this morning. The likes of Rachel Garcia, Cat Osterman, and Aubree Munro will take on a team of local collegiate all stars on June 25th at Salem's Kiwanis Field before heading to Tokyo.
Softball is returning to the Olympics for the first time since 2008, and Team USA will visit Salem for the fifth time since 2001.