07/12/2017 7:38 AM
July 12th, 2017- The annual 2017 South Florida Collegiate Baseball League All-Star Game will be held this Sunday July 16th at the Florida Atlantic University baseball stadium at 2PM. The 2017 All-Star Game will host 30 Division I, 12 Division II, 3 Division III, 15 Junior College, 6 NAIA & 2 players previously drafted by MLB teams. The players will also represent 16 U.S. States and 4 countries. Just alone in the last 4 years of play 92 South Florida Collegiate Baseball League players have been drafted by MLB teams meaning that some of the best amateur players in the country are coming to Palm Beach County for their summer collegiate home. “It’s great to know that we have such a large national and international reach for recruiting players”, said League President Vince Farfaglia. “Some of the best amateur players in the country are coming to this league and Palm Beach County for the entire summer to sharpen their skills and it’s an honor to host them.”
Batting practice for both divisions starts at 1130AM Sunday morning and the first pitch is at 2PM. The park is also pet friendly and pets are allowed on the left and right field berms.
You never know you could be watching a future major leaguer right here in the South Florida Collegiate League!