Sunday, January 31, 2010

Dans Diamond Notes......

The West Coast Conference (WCC)has announced the results of their pre-season baseball coaches poll. USD and Pepperdine are picked one/two. The Preseason All-Conference Team is loaded with Dans alumni which include position players James Meador (USD) & Zach Walters (USD) along with pitchers AJ Griffin (USD) and Matt Bywater (Pepperdine).

The 2010 Danville Dans schedule is expected to be released the 2nd week in March.

The Dans 2010 roster will include returners Austin Green (USD), Adam Lambrix (Abiliene Christian), Ryan Livingston (Chapman University), and Donavan Drake (University of Indianapolis).

Outlaws Make Fifteen....

The Nashville Outlaws, playing at Vanderbilt, become the 15th team for 2010, making the Prospect League (CICL) the fastest growing summer league in the country.

The League will be comprised of three divisions. The East Division will include the Beckley Miners (WV), the Slippery Rock Sliders (PA), the Butler Blue Sox (PA), the NorthCoast Knights (Loraine, OH), and the Chillicothe Paints (OH).

The Dans will be in the Central Divison with the Terre Haute Rex (IN), the Richmond River Rats (IN), the Dubois County Bombers (IN), and the Nashville Outlaws (TN).

The West Division will be comprised of the Dupage Dragons (IL), the Dekalb Liners (IL), the Springfield Rifles (IL), the Hannibal Cavemen (MO), and the Quincy Gems (IL).