At a young age, Lilly Travieso became fascinated with the world of sports, specifically softball. As she began playing the sport throughout her early years in grade school, she soon realized she wanted to continue pursuing softball at higher and more competitive levels. She was eager to play the sport in college.
COMMENTARY: RON GONZALES, journo on Mexican American baseball history
Ron Gonzales writes about the meaning of baseball to the Mexican American community in the South Bay.