NEW YORK, N.Y. (Baseball) – Sunshine State Conference Hall of Fame Class of 1997-98 Inductee Tim Wakefield was honored in New York Tuesday when he received the Brooks Robinson Community Service Award. The award is given out by the Major League Baseball Player’s Alumni Association, and was handed out at the 14th Annual Legends for Youth Dinner. Read the full story.
BOCA RATON, Fla. (Community Engagement) – Lynn’s baseball team hosted its first-ever Halloween costume intersquad game on October 31. Costumes ranged from Ron Burgundy, a popular character from Anchorman, to Luigi from the video game Mario Cart. Ari Cohen, a 10-year-old member of Team IMPACT who signed a National Letter of Intent earlier this fall, was also in attendance. Cohen dressed up as a piece of notebook paper, a costume that he had made at home. Read the full story.
TAMPA, Fla. (Community Engagement) – The University of Tampa baseball program held a ceremony for 9-year old Nathan Maxwell on Tuesday evening, as he signed with the Spartans and spent time with players and coaches. Read the full story.
BOCA RATON, Fla. (Community Engagement) – On Monday afternoon, Lynn head baseball coach Rudy Garbalosa proudly announced the signing of 10-year old Ari Cohen to a national letter of intent at a press conference surrounded by family and friends at the Lynn Baseball Field. Read the full story.
With all 40 rounds of the 2013 Major League Baseball Draft in the books, a dozen SSC players had their names called for the big leagues. Read the full story.