Tag Archives: Summer Collegiate

FEMA to Withhold Dollars Over Kokomo Ballpark Dispute

Kokomo Jackrabbits LogoFEMA will withhold all hazard mitigation grants and assistance to the state of Indiana over the city of Kokomo’s continued construction of a contested baseball stadium, the agency informed state officials Wednesday.  The summer collegiate Kokomo Jackrabbits (Prospect League) are expected to begin play in the new ballpark this season.  Read more watch news report here.

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Latest Blowfish Ballpark Construction Photos Released, Lake Murray Theme-Night Jersey Revealed

Lexington County Blowfish LogoConstruction photos have been released of the new ballpark under construction in Lexington County (SC) for the summer collegiate Lexington County Blowfish (Coastal Plain League). The team has also released the jersey design for the special Lake Murray Blowfish night. Continue reading

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Sweets Leadership Program Back for Third Consecutive Year

Walla Walla Sweets  LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Walla Walla Sweets, in partnership with Walla Walla Community College are excited once again work with local elementary schools on the Sweets Leadership Program. The program, started in 2013, is a community program for 4th and 5th grade elementary school students, and will launch in schools this week. Continue reading

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CC Kings Bring Economic Impact, All-Star Game to Springfield (OH)

Champion City Kings LogoThe summer collegiate Champion City Kings (Prospect League) of Springfield (OH) had an economic impact of about $3 million in Clark County, according to local tourism officials.  The team is close to signing a four-year extension to stay at city-owned Carleton Davidson Stadium.  The Kings were recently awarded the 2016 Prospect League All-Star Game.  Read more here.

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Pippins’ Offices Moving Downtown

Yakima Valley Pippins PrimaryPRESS RELEASE – While the Yakima Valley Pippins continue to make preparations for the 2015 season, the club reached an important milestone Tuesday, by announcing that the team office is moving to downtown Yakima. Continue reading

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Kokomo Jackrabbits Unveil New Website, Announce Game Themes for Inaugural Season

Kokomo Jackrabbits LogoPRESS RELEASE – MKE Sports & Entertainment is excited to unveil the new website for the Kokomo Jackrabbits, www.KokomoJackrabbits.com. Continue reading

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Bombers Add to Front Office

Battle Creek Bombers Secondary MarkPRESS RELEASE – The Battle Creek Bombers are gearing up for their 2015 season, and recently announced multiple new additions to their front office. Luke Tanaka, Max Gun, Kaitie Bush, and Zander Atwood have all been hired on by the franchise for the 2015 campaign. Continue reading

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