Wooster Summer Baseball Inc: History

HISTORY OF WOOSTER SUMMER BASEBALL, INC.



History / Wooster Summer Baseball, Inc. 

  • Why? Organize teams for 7th, 8th, and 9th grade aged boys / Provide a feeder program for area High School baseball programs.
  • Why the new baseball fields?  Limited fields available in Wooster, Ohio.
  • Timeline  2002 - Today / Activities
    • Worked closely with Wooster Parks & Recreation to obtain land from the City of Wooster (18 acres)
    • Fundraising (Community/Business support) / Golf Outing / Steak Sales / Raffles / private donations / sticker sales / advertising on the outfield fences / In memory of a board member's father, donations help with the installation of flag poles / concession stand / tournaments / other
  • Donations  (donations / materials / labor / advertising / other)

Wooster Summer Baseball, Inc. today

  • Two baseball fields / college dimensions / dug-outs / parking for 65 cars / concession stand / scoreboards / flag pole / storage building / other

What else does Wooster Summer Baseball, Inc. provide?

  • Clinics / coaching / umpires / high school baseball games site / tournaments / college dimensions / facility rental / reunions / other

What next?

  • Lights, paved parking / continue improvements
  • Operational Costs / other

Contact

Mark Kraker / President
1704 Rosewood Drive
Wooster, Ohio 44691
Phone # 330-317-3834
Email - BuckeyeKraker@aol.com

 



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