Matt Acker has taken over the summer collegiate Kitsap BlueJackets (West Coast League) from original owner Rick Smith and his two partners, and now the team has a new logo. Read about the ownership change here. Read about the Naval Base Kitsap here.
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Long-time owner Jim Richards recently sold the successful summer collegiate Bend Elks (West Coast League) to a group called Let’s Play Ball LLC, out of Portland. Last week, the Bend Parks and Recreation Board approved a new five-year, $1 per year lease with the new ownership to use Vince Genna Stadium. Read more and watch news report here. We’re not sure if the sale or lease agreements include the operation or use of the Bend Fieldhouse or not.
Matt Acker, a former coach of the summer collegiate Kitsap BlueJackets (West Coast League), said he’s signed a purchase agreement to buy the team from the current owners. The league must still approve the transfer. Read more here. The BlueJackets play at the ballpark at Kitsap Fairgrounds. Thanks to Brandon Sparks from OlySports.com for the heads up.
PRESS RELEASE – The Bellingham Bells are excited to announce that Stephanie Morrell has been promoted to the role of assistant general manager, effective immediately. Previously, Morrell served as the team’s marketing director. Continue reading
Baseball supporters in New Westminster (BC) are fighting to stop the Vancouver Whitecaps FC (Major League Soccer) from placing a minor soccer franchise at a retrofitted Queens Park Stadium. Read more and watch news report here. As you might recall, the summer collegiate West Coast League had explored putting a new baseball franchise at the ballpark a couple of years ago. Read more here.