Bill Iezzi: Overbrook Softball and 'Pop Pop'

"Pop Pop" will be there when Overbrook plays for the state Group 2 softball title Saturday at Toms River, according to Sam Borrelli.

Borrelli, the Rams' star pitcher-shortstop, lost her grandfether, Francis "Micky" Gregory, to a sudden heart attack a night before Overbrook played against Governer Livingston in a semifinal at Wall Township High Tuesday.

Overbrook beat the Highlanders, 10-3.

Borrelli's numner one fan, "Pop Pop" will be there in spirit Saturday, Borrelli nsaid.

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