Dome Sweet Dome

It’s hard not getting butterflies in your stomach as you step onto the turf at Rogers Centre.

It will be up to Alberta’s coaches like Allen Cox and Les McTavish to keep them all at bay as the annual T12 tournament kicks off.

We chatted with them ahead of the showcase in Toronto.

Read More Dome Sweet Dome

1 Thru 9: Connor Green

Moving around is nothing new for Connor Green.

The Manitoba product came to Vauxhall in 2015, went down to the US for college at Pratt and Minot State and is now back in Alberta helping the Medicine Hat Mavericks pace the WMBL.

We caught up with him for another edition of “1 Thru 9.”

Read More 1 Thru 9: Connor Green

1 Thru 9: Bryce Oriold-Fraser

The ultimate baseball dream is to play for the teams you grew up watching.

Bryce Oriold-Fraser is living the WMBL version of that dream as the Lethbridge hurler is suiting up for the hometown Bulls this summer.

He’s the latest to join us for a “1 Thru 9” profile.

Read More 1 Thru 9: Bryce Oriold-Fraser

1 Thru 9: Ben Erwin

Ben Erwin might have had the best seat in the house to watch former Okotoks Dawg Greg Cullen pick apart NCAA pitching.

Entering his second season with the Lethbridge Bulls, Erwin is now hoping to turn heads on his own.

We caught up with Erwin for the latest installment of “1 Thru 9.”

Read More 1 Thru 9: Ben Erwin

Jet Setters

For Vauxhall Baseball Academy players Jaden Griffin, Damiano Palmegiani and Martin Vincelli-Simard, you just hope their suitcase-packing skills are as good as their baseball abilities.

The trio barely had a chance to return to Alberta from Florida – where they suited up for Baseball Canada’s Junior National Team (JNT) during a hectic 12-day stretch of spring training action against MLB prospects – before they were headed south again for tournament play in Las Vegas.

Vauxhall’s team name – Jets – was never more appropriate.

Read More Jet Setters