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GWL President Still Believes in Klamath Falls Market

Great West League (Summer Collegiate) president Ken Wilson is still distraught at some of the things that happened to the Klamath Falls Gems franchise in the past, but he not giving up on the market and historic Kiger Stadium.  Read more here.

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Heat Extend Ballpark Lease with Chico State

The Chico Heat (Summer Collegiate, Great West League) have announced they will be playing baseball in Nettleton Stadium on the campus of Chico State University in Chico (CA) until 2020.  The agreement extends the former two-year agreement the Heat had with the University Foundation from 2016 – 2017.  Read more here.

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Klamath Falls to Host 2018 GWL All-Star Game

PRESS RELEASE – Historic Kiger Stadium in Klamath Falls, Oregon will be the site of the 2018 Great West League All-Star Game. “We’re excited to showcase our league’s top players in such a wonderful atmosphere,” said GWL Commissioner Ken Wilson. Continue reading

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Great West League Adds San Francisco Seals to Lineup

PRESS RELEASE – The San Francisco Seals are joining the Great West League for the 2018 season. The Seals are an established independent summer college team that plays home games at the College of Alameda. Continue reading

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Portland Pickles Join West Coast League

PRESS RELEASE – The wildly popular Portland Pickles have joined the premier summer collegiate wood-bat league west of the Mississippi – the West Coast League. The Pickles will make their WCL debut in June of 2018. Continue reading

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Great West League Adds Klamath Falls to 2018 Lineup

PRESS RELEASE – The Klamath Falls Gems are stepping up to the Great West League. “We’re thrilled that the Gems ownership recognizes the value of being in our league,” announced Great West League Commissioner Ken Wilson. Continue reading

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GWL Overall Attendance Tops First Season

PRESS RELEASE – Following a stellar inaugural season, Great West League overall attendance showed an increase in 2017. “We’re extremely happy with how are infant league is growing,” said GWL Commissioner Ken Wilson. “We had more fans attend our games this season than last.” Continue reading

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