Aldie (May 31, 2013) – The Aldie Senators open their regular Valley Baseball League season tonight, Friday, May 31 against the Front Royal Cardinals at John Champe High School. Game time is 7:30 p.m. and the gates will open at 7.
Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for senior citizens and for children 12 and under. Military personnel and veterans are admitted free. Season passes are also available and can be purchased at the gate or via the Senators website at www.aldiesenators.com.
Little League players that wear their team jerseys at any Tuesday or Wednesday night home games during the season are also admitted free.
The Senators this season will feature a roster with some players that have local connections including: Matt Malcane (OF, Seton Hill/Freedom High School), J.J. Sarty (SS, William & Mary/Woodgrove) and Kyle McCormack (P, Frostburg State/Broad Run). Matthew Reed (C, Clemson/Woodgrove) was potentially playing but is fighting an injury.
Week one’s home games are as follows:
- Friday, May 31, 7:30 PM vs. the Front Royal Cardinals
- Sunday, June 2, 6:00PM vs. the Strasburg Express
- Tuesday, June 4, 7:30 PM vs. the Winchester Royals
- Friday, June 7, 7:30 PM vs. the Charlestown Cannons
The Senators welcome back Erik Lemley as the head coach of the team. Luis Roa, will be the assistant coach. Both are assistant coaches at UVA-Wise
The club also welcomes Chris Robinson, Grant Mintz, Denton Day, Tyler Kramer, Britanny Manning and Rena Pillow to the Senators intern staff for 2013. Nick Able, Matthew Newell, Nat Rogers and Scott Schaffler will be the student volunteers for the 2013 season.
If you are interested in signing up for the Senators summer camp, please visit the Loudoun South Little League website by following the following link: http://www.loudounsouthlittleleague.org/Page.asp?n=33181&snid=dBO%40R0N6%5E&org=loudounsouthlittleleague.org
Senator summer camps will be at the John Champe High School baseball field.
The club is constantly looking for new volunteers to help during home games. If interested in volunteering, please go to Volunteer Spot by using the following link: http://www.volunteerspot.com/app?display=%2Fclient.html%23invitation%3Faccesskey%3D7783a5aa8fab253bf8a8bbdf4fab6c087744a54c%26activity%3D425595%26prompt%3Dtrue%26contribute%3Dfalse