Opening Day March 4th 2017Updated Saturday February 18, 2017 by JML.
2017 Spring Season Opening Day (20th season)
When: Saturday, March 4, 2017, 10:00am
Where: Brantley Park, Lew Brantley Field
(call your coach if you have any questions)
Opening Day Details:
VetSports will present our nation's flag and the National Anthem
League staff introductions and partner/sponsor recognition.
Special guests Kevin McDaniel (Jacksonville's ADA Coordinator and Manager of Disabled Services department), City Councilman District 10 Reginald Brown and your favorite baseball loving K9, SouthPaw.
Special presentation of our Legend Award to players that have reached our Legend Hall of Fame status.
Teams will be proudly grouped together on the field in formation. Coaches introduced along with every member of the team one by one over the PA system.
Ceremonial throwing out the first pitch will kick off our season.
Instead of the normal one inning practice game following the ceremony, we are celebrating our 20th season BBQ style!!
Everyone enjoys our Skills Competition! Players will compete in 4 categories: Throwing Accuracy, Hitting Accuracy, Catching and Home Run Derby. Competitors can earn 1st, 2nd or 3rd place in each category.
We look forward to having another great season!