Author Archives: rgoetze

Ms Pat throwing out the 1st pitch at Duke vs Georgia Tech

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Mother’s Day Dinner and Musical Explosion Scholarship Fundraiser

This event will be held on Sunday May 12, 2019. Doors open at 2:00 pm and the event starts at 3:00 pm. Come and enjoy the festivities: Praise Dancers, Mime Performers, Gospel Music and Motown Songs. Menu: Baked chicken, meatball … Continue reading

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Mandatory Coach & Volunteer Training

SafeSport mandatory training is required by MLB for all coaches and volunteers. The training courses are free online courses and there are 3 that need to be taken. Following successful completion of each course you will receive a downloadable certificate. … Continue reading

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Passing of Coach Frank Jacobs, Jr.

Coach Frank Jacobs, Jr homegoing service will be this Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 12 noon. Visitation an hour before. First Calvary Baptist Church, 1311 Morehead Ave. Durham NC 27707. You were a coach that turned boys into outstanding athletes. … Continue reading

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Pat James, MLK Activist Award for 2019

Ms Pat James, President of the Long Ball RBI program is awarded the MLK Activist Award for her dedication to inner city youths in Durham and surrounding cities for the past ten years. She has impacted over 2000 youths and … Continue reading

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National Mentoring Month Recognition for Long Ball

The Durham City Council meeting held on January 7, 2019 recognized our president, Pat James, and Long Ball RBI for mentoring Durham area youth. This was part of the National Mentoring Month Recognition activity at the council meeting. Here are some … Continue reading

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100 Men in Black Scholarship Christmas Concert, 12/8/18

Tickets here.

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Duke Blue Devil of the Week – Pat James

Link to the story here.

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Pat James nominated for Rare Life Honor, please vote here

Please vote for Ms Pat. Here’s a link to her winning story. Just click the button on the linked page to vote. Pat’s story This is from the Eagle Rare site: Each story is submitted into one of six categories: … Continue reading

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2018 Long Ball End-of-Season Banquet

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