Gary Simmons of Edgartown has been inducted into the Cape Cod Senior Softball League Hall of Fame. According to a press release, Mr. Simmons is outstanding in all areas of the game: hitting, running, throwing, and fielding. He has been one of the top players in whatever division he has played in. He has been a team manager, with championships in both the regular season and the playoffs. He is a great competitor, an encouraging teammate, a true gentleman, and a credit to the league. We are proud to induct Gary Simmons into the Hall of Fame.
Inductees into the Hall of Fame are determined by their on-the-field accomplishments. It is recognized that the league does not keep individual statistics, but the committee has knowledge and experience of their talents. In addition, sportsmanship and service to the league are important considerations. And, according to the league, a minimum of 10 years of playing time is required.