Ball Girls Deadline Extended to February 28th

January 14, 2013 4:45 AM ET

The deadline to apply to be a member of the first-ever class of East Penn Foot & Ankle Ball Girls has been extended to February 28th. The duties of the position include working on-field during every IronPigs home game as well as representing the organization in the community on various appearances. The Ball Girls will serve as ambassadors for the club both on and off the field and are expected to set a positive example to young girls that have an interest in professional sports.

The requirements for the Ball Girl position include:

  • Previous softball experience.
  • Knowledge of the game of baseball.
  • Communication skills (i.e. taken communications, broadcasting or public speaking classes).
  • Strong interpersonal skills with an outgoing personality.
  • Flexible schedule that includes the ability to work dates and times on the IronPigs schedule (nights, weekends and holidays).
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.

Interested applicants should submit a resume along with either a DVD or a link to their materials (YouTube, etc.) highlighting their softball experience and explaining the reason why the should be selected as an inaugural IronPigs Ball Girl. Please limit the video length to two minutes or less.

Please send your application to or mail to:

Lehigh Valley IronPigs


1050 IronPigs Way

Allentown, PA 18109

No phone calls please. Resumes must be received by February 28, 2013. Selected individuals will be asked to participate in a future tryout at Coca-Cola Park.

Proudly sponsored by East Penn Foot & Ankle Associates. EPFAA offers advanced, innovative, compassionate foot and ankle care for your entire family. Our doctors have extensive training in foot and ankle surgery and specialize in sports injuries, diabetic, geriatric and pediatric foot care. Dr. Teichman is the official Podiatrist of the Lehigh Valley IronPigs. We'll make your next step pain free!

To renew or order season tickets, mini plans or group tickets for the 2013 IronPigs season presented by Capital BlueCross, call (610) 841-PIGS (7447) or visit Coca-Cola Park's ticket office during normal business hours.

The Lehigh Valley IronPigs are dedicated to providing family-friendly entertainment and are the only Minor League team to offer bubbles to fans entering the AT&T Plaza and balloons for all children exiting Coca-Cola Park.

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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