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Play Ball As Greenwich Hosts First-Ever Cal Ripken Tourney

Greenwich is scheduled to host Connecticut’s 2016 Cal Ripken 11u District 1 All Star Tournament on July 2.
Greenwich is scheduled to host Connecticut’s 2016 Cal Ripken 11u District 1 All Star Tournament on July 2. Photo Credit: Contributed

GREENWICH, Conn. – As part of the 11U Cal Ripken District 1 All Star tournament, being held for the first time in Greenwich, the home team will take on Norwalk in a game on Saturday, July 2 at 10 a.m.

“We are thrilled to be hosting the Cal Ripken 11U All Star tournament," said Jeff Mini, Commissioner of Greenwich Cal Ripken Baseball. "It's truly an honor and a first for the Greenwich Cal Ripken program."

All games are being played at the newly renovated Banksville baseball field located at 12 Banksville Ave. Together with the Old Greenwich-Riverside Community Center and multiple volunteers, this field has been revamped and ready to host this great tournament.

“The OGRCC was committed to working together with volunteers, sponsors and the Banksville Community House to create a perfect baseball field. This is the first time that the Cal Ripken tournament has been brought to Greenwich and to the Banksville field. We are very excited to support the program," said Kirk Schubert, President of the OGRCC.

The Greenwich All Star team is led by Coach Ben Jones, Coach Brian Leidich, and Manager Joel Perez. The team includes: Trey Begasse, Javier Serra, Wyatt Gibson, Daniel Fox, Tyler Cusimano, Robert Rota, Nathan Jones, Caden Leidich, James Wallgum, John Freeman, Ben Jones, James Babb, Thomas Healey, Ryan Perez and Riley Redahan.

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