McALLEN The fall season of the Senior Texan Slowpitch Softball League is now in progress, but the league is still seeking new individual players 55 and over of all levels of ability to play during the winter season.

The league is currently playing on Tuesday and Thursday mornings at Westside Park on Ware Road.

This is the 18th season for this popular league and organizers hope to recruit new arrivals as well as former players. The league expects to have three league divisions based on levels of ability. Winter Texans as well as permanent residents of the valley age 55 to 85 are encouraged to participate. Players are selected by a player draft and there is a nominal fee. Fall and winter play will continue until March.

The primary organizer of this league is Ed Martens, Winter Texan from Minnesota. New and former players of all levels of ability are encouraged to call Martens at 956-581-2254 for more information.