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Holly Springs Baseball Releases New Ballpark Renderings

Coastal Plain LogoPRESS RELEASE – The new Holly Springs franchise of the Coastal Plain League, one of the country’s top collegiate summer baseball leagues, along with the Town of Holly Springs, has released renderings of what the new all-sports stadium will look like. Continue reading

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Brazos Valley Bombers Grow Front Office Staff

Brazos Valley Bombers LogoPRESS RELEASE – he Brazos Valley Bombers have named Colby Street as the franchise’s new Assistant General Manager. Managing Partner Chris Clark made the announcement on behalf of the Bombers organization.  Clark added, “Colby brings a tremendous amount of experience and enthusiasm to our organization. He fits in perfectly to our plans and we couldn’t be happier to have someone of his caliber.” Continue reading

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Peninsula Pilots Named CPL Organization of the Year

Coastal Plain LogoPeninsula Pilots LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Coastal Plain League proudly announced today that the Peninsula Pilots (mosaic images provided by Ralph Wood) have been selected as the 2014 CPL Organization of the Year. Continue reading

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CPL Names Broadcaster and Scorekeeper of the Year

Coastal Plain LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Coastal Plain League proudly announced today, August 26, that Joe Vasile of the Fayetteville SwampDogs and Taylor Sherrill (pictured left and right respectively) have been named the 2014 CPL Broadcaster and Scorekeeper of the Year. This was Vasile’s first season with the SwampDogs, while Sherrill spent his second season with the Pilots this summer. Continue reading

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WCL President Talks League Issues, Looks to Improve Circuit

West Coast League LogoDennis Koho, president of the summer collegiate West Coast League, has had a full season to visit all 12 host communities and recently talked about improvements to make the circuit better, including addressing the inequality in the control of facilities and travel.  Regarding expansion, Koho said the league is still open to it but is not actively seeking new franchises.  Read more here.

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Quincy Gems Being Sold to Party Yet to be Named

Quincy Gems LogoThe Quincy Civic Center Authority has agreed to execute a purchase agreement with an undisclosed party to buy the summer collegiate Quincy Gems (Prospect League).  The authority approved the deal after emerging from a short closed session during its monthly meeting last Wednesday afternoon.  Read more here.

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Ballpark Visit ALERT: Lanphier Park/Robin Roberts Stadium (Springfield, IL)

Digital Ballparks LogoSpringfield Sliders LogoEric and Wendy Pastore from DigitalBallparks.com recently visited Lanphier Park/Robin Roberts Stadium, home of the summer collegiate Springfield Sliders (Prospect League).  Read more and view photo gallery here.

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