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West Coast League Adds Gresham, Replaces Klamath Falls

West Coast League LogoPRESS RELEASE -Starting summer 2016, Gresham, Oregon will be home to the newest West Coast League baseball team. Gresham Mayor Shane Bemis, along with West Coast League President Dennis Koho, made the announcement today at Mt. Hood Community College’s Oslund Field. 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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The Future of the West Coast League

West Coast League LogoInterested in gaining more insight into the summer collegiate West Coast League?  WCL president Dennis Koho makes a few comments about league expansion and takes a bit of a Dick Radatz, Jr.-type shot at the summer collegiate Cape Cod League in a recent interview with Best Coast Baseball.  Read more here.

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New WCL Chief Has a Vision

West Coast League LogoThe new president of the summer collegiate West Coast League Dennis Koho has been on the job almost a month and a half after replacing Ken Wilson.  He recently finished his tour of every WCL ballparks and has articulated a vision.  Koho had this to say in the Wenatchee World newspaper:

“My job is fundamentally different than my predecessor’s. It’s not expansion, it’s keeping the ship running right, of course, but also primarily to enhance the brand of the West Coast League.”

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West Coast League Appoints New President

West Coast League LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Board of Directors of the West Coast League announced today the appointment of Dennis Koho as League president. Koho, an attorney in private practice in Keizer, Oregon, served as Keizer’s Mayor from 1993 to 1999 and is currently a member of the Keizer City Council. During his tenure as mayor he was instrumental in the construction of Volcanoes Continue reading

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