FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Palmetto Predators Competing for National Title in Cooperstown, NY
The Palmetto Predators from North Augusta have been selected to play in the Cooperstown Dreams Park and American Youth Baseball Hall of Fame Invitational Tournament during the week of July 29, 2017 in the Magical and Mythical Home of Baseball … Cooperstown, NY. In addition to competing against teams from around the country, members of the Palmetto Predators will be enshrined in the prestigious American Youth Baseball Hall of Fame.
America’s First and Foremost Youth Baseball Experience
The Cooperstown Dreams Park Experience, since 1996, offers more than baseball. This cultural and life enriching experience for team and family members will create memories to last a lifetime. Players and coaches will, like the heroes of the game before them, visit the National Baseball Hall of Fame, share hometown stories, trade pins and compete with players from around the United States for a national title. Team records and photographs will be displayed in the American Youth Baseball Hall of Fame.
The Crown Jewel of Youth Baseball
Cooperstown Dreams Park, the First and Foremost Youth Baseball Facility, has 22 professionally groomed and lighted fields. Dreams Park is situated on 150 acres and features baseball diamonds with grass infields enclosed by eight-foot-high stadium walls. Teams will spend seven days and six nights in the Baseball Village clubhouses. Teams will arrive on Saturday and depart the following Friday. All teams will be represented in the “King of Swat”, “Road Runner”, “Golden Arm”, and “Around the Horn Plus” skills competitions.
The Statue of Liberty of Youth Baseball
Cooperstown Dreams Park and the Dreams Park “Road to Cooperstown” program are where all independent travel/select and sanctioned teams are unrestricted to play baseball as it was meant to be played. The tournaments are open to athletes 12 years old and under with teams participating for a National Title. Players and coaches will come in pursuit of their dreams in the legendary home of baseball …”reaching back to the heritage of baseball when people played for the love of the game and heroes were truly that.”
The Palmetto Predators are a true representation of the CSRA!
Karter Wheat (Midland Valley), Ethan Bates (Edgefield), Suderian Harrison (McCormick), George Agner (Edgefield), Brayden Stone (North Augusta), Dylan Jones (Midland Valley), Chris Battle (Midland Valley), Dylan Miller (Edgefield), Brandon Feagin (Edgefield), Justin Acord (Aiken), Blaine Johnson (Edgefield), Joshua Knowles (Edgefield) and are coached by Eric Knowles, Kenny Miller, Derrick Bates and Gary Johnson.
The Palmetto Predators would like to thank each and every sponsor that has so graciously supported these young men on their way to making this dream become a reality. Without the support of our local communities, businesses, families and friends, we could not have made our road to Cooperstown a successful journey!!
America’s Youth: Pride of the Present, Hope for the Future
Links to Websites and Logos
Cooperstown Dreams Park
Palmetto Predators AAA Travel Ball Team