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Colts, United League Still Not Toast

San Angelo Colts LogoThe owners of the indy pro San Angelo Colts (United League) are still fighting to keep the team alive as they continue to pursue a reorganization plan in bankruptcy.  To protect their interests, a number of debt holders have filed objections.  A hearing on the confirmation of the debtor’s plan is scheduled for March 4.  As you recall, the bankruptcy trustee would like to convert the Chapter 11 reorganization Continue reading

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WhiteWings Celebrate (Surviving) 20 Years

Rio Grande Valley WhiteWings LogoThe indy pro Rio Grande Valley WhiteWings (United League) are celebrating their 20th year of existence this season.  It hasn’t been easy or pretty along the way, as the Valley Morning Star points out, but the team has survived and reportedly no longer owes money to the city Harlingen (TX).  Read more here and here.

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WhiteWings Back at Harlingen Field in 2014

Rio Grande Valley WhiteWings LogoThe indy pro Rio Grande Valley WhiteWings (United League) will return to historic Harlingen Field next year as the city of Harlingen (TX) has agreed in principle to the second year of a two-year option, which went into effect last year.  Read more here.

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WhiteWings Get Reprieve?

The indy pro Rio Grande Valley WhiteWings (North American League) reportedly still owe the City of Harlingen (TX) $100,000 for outstanding electric, rent and maintanence bills for using Harlingen Field, but any talk about terminating the team’s lease has apparently been shelved for the time being.  The WhiteWings have offered up a payment plan, while the city discusses options to keep the team in town.  Read more here.

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No Winter League at Harlingen Field

There will be no winter ball this year at Harlingen Field, home of the Rio Grande Valley White Wings.  Because of the merger between the United League, Golden League, and Northern League to form the new North American League, the Texas and Arizona winter circuits under the former leagues have been combined, and all games will be played in Arizona.  Read more and view news clip here.

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