Please mark your calendar as Long Ball players will take on the Anderson Monarchs featuring Mo’ne Davis (the girl that pitched in the Little League World Series) and 6 of her teammates on Sunday, June 21st @ 10:00 am Southern Durham High School Baseball Field. The Monarchs will be traveling to 19 cities in 23 days following Jackie Robinson footsteps while learning about the Civil Rights movement. Durham will be there only North Carolina stop and we want to make sure they remember this stop. On Saturday, June 20th we are invited to join the Monarchs at a USA Baseball Facility for a game in Cary starting at 7:00 pm, please contact your son’s coach to let them know how many tickets you will need for that day. We are asking that you be at the USA Baseball facility by 6:15 pm to welcome the bus when they pull in the parking lot and to get your wrist band for admission. Game starts at 7:00 pm. If you don’t have a son in the program but want to go please call Ms. Pat at (919)236-3101.
The exhibition game will be played on Sunday, June 21st (Father’s Day) at 10:00 am there will be a $3 cover charge to attend for everyone except coaches. The Long Ball coaches and their immediate family only (spouse and children will be admitted for free) to show our appreciation for your time and service to our players. Please share this information with your family, friends and church families so that we can have a great turnout for this historic game. Feel free to contact any staff member if you have questions or concerns.
Durham News article.