THE Philippine Blu Girls finished made it to the semifinals of the recent Asian
Women’s Softball championships held in Taiwan, with China upending Japan 2-1 for
the crown and Chinese Taipei finishing third. The Blu Girls reached the play-off
stage after beating Hong Kong and Korea but were beaten by Taipei for the third
place. According to ASAPHIL president Jean Henri Lhuillier who accompanied the team,
the Blu Girls have shown a lot of improvements in terms of speed and batting but
have to work on overall fielding accuracy and fitness.