Derby Aldermen Thursday (July 17) accepted the challenge from the Ansonia Aldermen regarding a wager for Saturday’s Antique Baseball Game.
Should the Ansonia Coppermen lose, the Ansonia Board of Aldermen will be required to serve lunch at the Derby Senior Center and if the Derby Osbornedales lose, the Derby Board of Aldermen will be required to serve lunch at the Ansonia Senior Center.
“We accept the challenge from an old time rivalry and look forward to an exciting and fun time for all those involved.” Said Barbara DeGennaro, President of the Derby Board of Aldermen.
“Our seniors are already anticipating a delicious lunch to be served by the Derby Aldermen.” Said Phil Tripp, President of the Ansonia Board of Aldermen.
The match-up will take place as part of “Summerfest,” an eight-hour celebration at Nolan Field of Ansonia’s 125th anniversary.