PRESS RELEASE – The Martha’s Vineyard Sharks of the Futures Collegiate Baseball League announced that Hannah Schley, who is an owner in the team, would be the club’s president. Hannah expressed her excitement about her appointment as president of the Sharks “I could not ask for a better group of people to be working with on this exciting new team. I am thrilled to be a part of this special project. It is going to be a summer of good fun, good people, and most importantly, great baseball!”
Hannah Schley, a graduate of Pepperdine University, has been involved with baseball her entire life. Hannah’s father, Van Schley, a long time owner of minor league baseball clubs, is one of the founding members of the first modern independent league, founding the Northern League in 1993. Hannah currently holds stock in several minor league baseball teams.
Her career in the game began in 2006, as a marketing and sales intern for the legendary St. Paul Saints (American Association) in 2006. During the 2007 and 2008 seasons, Schley pursued internships for the Brockton Rox, having been involved in all aspects of the operations.