News From Terre Haute, Indiana

September 6, 2012

Team opens season with Breast Cancer Awareness Program


TERRE HAUTE — Lincoln Trail College’s Lady Statesmen softball team will celebrate its season opener against Parkland College with a Breast Cancer Awareness Program.

Former LTC player Michaela Dermanelian will throw the first pitch of the triple header that begins at noon Saturday at Robinson City Park. The 25-year-old mother who lives in Alpha, Ill., is fighting Invasive Ductal Carcinoma, stage 3 breast cancer.

T-shirts, $15, will be sold at the event. Proceeds from the day will go to Dermanelian. For more information, call 618-544-8657, ext. 1205. Also visit LTC online at, and