For Immediate Release | 11.21.21
The Cascade Collegiate League announced the release of its 2022 showcase team schedule, featuring 10 matchups against west coast league teams as part of an 18-game schedule.
featured WCL exhibition games include:
1 game versus the cowlitz black bears (6/9)
2 games versus the walla walla sweets (6/12 & 7/4)
2 games versus the springfield drifters (6/21-22)
2 games versus the bellingham bells (7/1-2)
2 games versus the yakima valley pippins (6/20 & 7/21)
1 game versus the wenatchee applesox (8/1)
The 2022 CCL regular season will kick off this june at olympic stadium in hoquiam, wa, where all six affiliates will compete on weekends in june and july.
"We are thrilled to further expand our strong relationship with west coast league affiliates and their fan bases. These organizations have long been proponents of our league - we are excited for our players to have more opportunities to compete on such a bright stage."
-CCL Commissioner, Ben Krueger
built from standout players from across all Cascade league affiliates, the CCL Showcase TEam provides an even higher level of competition with direct exposure to West Coast League general management and field staff in their home stadiums. the Cascade Collegiate League Showcase Team has promoted over 20 CCL Players to West Coast League affiliates since 2018.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q - Who manages the CCL Showcase Team?
A - The CCL Showcase Team is managed by ben Krueger (Yakima valley CC) and Managers from all CCL Affiliates.
Q - How do I make the CCL Showcase Roster?
A - The CCL Showcase Roster is selected by the ccl front office from feedback given by ccl managers. The dynamic nature of the roster allows Players to move up and down on a game-by-game basis for multiple reasons including but not limited to: Performance, pitch count, positional need(s), travel proximity, etc.
Q - How is the opening day CCL Showcase Travel Roster selected before the CCL Season has even started?
A - The Opening Day CCL Showcase Roster is selected by the ccl front office using college coaches' referrals and players' spring performance as a primary base of reference.
Q - How many players will typically travel for each team?
A - The CCL Showcase Team will generally carry 25 players, including 10 pitchers for each road trip.
Q - Is it possible to play exclusively on the cCL showcase Team?
A - Yes. The 2021 CCL Showcase Team will include CCL Showcase Only rostered players. Those interested are invited to apply using the link below.