Volunteer coaches and parents help install the topping on new fencing at the ball fields in Belleville. The new fence was installed in March, with a grant from the Hansen Foundation. In May, the school was selected to host the Kansas High School Class 2A softball regionals tournament for the first time. Six high School softball teams and their families came into the community to stay, eat and watch good softball. In July, the City of Belleville was picked to host the Pee Wee Assn State baseball tournament, bringing twelve teams and their families to town. This had not happened in the 50+ years of the state tournament. In April, the school board voted to add High School baseball to their sports. Softball has been a girl’s sport there for 18 years. Currently, they are working on a request to host the 2019 K-18 regional tournament for the Eastern league next summer. we had volunteer work from other ball coaches and parents.