New collegiate baseball league has teams from Vail, Gypsum

28th June, 2015 by

By John LaConte

EDWARDS — While Arizona and Florida may be known for their spring training, come summer time, those places aren’t so pleasant for baseball.College players from warm states who are trying to keep their skills up during June and July would much rather be playing here in the mountains, but there was never a for them league in our area. It’s a paradox Joseph LaFebre was well aware of when he decided to start up the Mountain West Summer Collegiate Wood Bat Baseball League this year.Consisting of six teams based in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado, the league began in June …

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