As expected, the Gastonia (NC) City Council has voted to hire Pendulum Studio of Kansas City (MO) to the design the multi-purpose baseball stadium and events complex to be built just west of downtown. Read more here.
Tag Archives: Summer Collegiate
Summer collegiate baseball is coming to Spearfish next spring, as the city will host one of 10 Expedition League teams in the circuit’s debut season. Other cities being targeted for the 2018 season according to the league website are Aberdeen (SD), Pierre (SD), Rapid City (SD), Dickinson (ND), Minot (ND), Casper (WY), Gering (NE), Hastings (NE), and Brandon (MB). Read more here. Thanks to John Cerone for the heads up.
The 2017 summer collegiate baseball regular season has come to a close, and our annual summer collegiate per game average attendance ranking for each of the top 100 teams is now available.
Officials representing the new Coastal Plain (Summer Collegiate) franchise setting up shop at Luther Williams Field in Macon (GA) have announced details about season ticket packages, which include all-you-can-eat food and drinks and in-your-seat wait service. Luther Williams stadium is slated to receive as much as $2.5 million in upgrades in preparation for the new team. Read more here. As we previously posted, the possible nicknames for the team are Soul, Bacon, Hits, Heat, and Noise.
The contest to choose a name for Macon’s new baseball team is going into extra innings. A deadline of Monday, July 31, was set, but the team has given fans an extra 48 hours to chime in. The five finalists include: Macon Soul, Macon Bacon, Macon Hits, Macon Heat, and Macon Noise. Read more here. View contest here.