Ohio USSSA Pride remembers #8, Sophie Mazgay

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Photos were taken Sunday August 30th, 3 days prior, when Sophie played her last games.

Ohio USSSA Pride will retire the number 8 jersey for the entire organization in memory of Amanda Clearcreek High School Senior and Ohio USSSA Pride Blue third-baseman Sophie Mazgay, who was killed in a car accident on Wednesday September 2nd, 2020. Sophie was starting her 10th season playing for Coach Chris Mason and teammates Rachel Mason, Emma Burke and Keirsten Hale. She was an incredibly talented athlete and a big-hearted friend to all.

Sophie Mazgayƛ Obituary. Local news media also did an excellent job covering the tragedy including an article written by Tom Wilson The Lancaster Eagle-Gazette, an On-Air interview of Coach Chris Mason by WBNS 10 News and also On-Air with interview of organization President Danny Bay by Fox 28 Columbus.