- April 04, 2014
VERO BEACH, Fla. – The prestigious U.S. Soccer National Coaches “A” License Course begins Saturday, April 5th, for a nine-day camp at Historic Dodgertown. The course will include lectures, class work and field instruction showcasing Historic Dodgertown’s diversity in hosting sport and conference center events.
This sold out camp teaches concepts toward coaching elite junior level and senior level players. Candidates are only eligible for obtaining an “A” license after holding a “B” license for a minimum of one year and meeting age requirements. This... Read more >
- April 04, 2014
Sebastian River High School to Host Vero Beach High School in Annual Scholarship Foundation Game at Historic Dodgertown
VERO BEACH, Fla. – The Sebastian River High School baseball team will play host to rival Vero Beach High School on Saturday, April 5th, to benefit the Scholarship Foundation of Indian River County. Gates will open at 6:00 p.m., with first pitch taking place at 7:00 p.m. Admission is $6, with $2 of every ticket being donated to the Scholarship Foundation of IRC.
Formerly known as Dollars for Scholars, the Scholarship Foundation of IRC is committed to serving the students of Indian River County with the dream of going to college. The Foundation awarded 96 college scholarships... Read more >
- April 02, 2014
VERO BEACH, Fla. –Young ballplayers representing teams from Florida and Georgia will begin play Friday night for the USSSA Super NIT Baseball Tournament. 83 elite travel teams from 9U to 14U will utilize the youth fields at Historic Dodgertown, North and South County Park facilities along with Lakewood Park in Ft. Pierce.
Games at Historic Dodgertown will begin Friday night at 7:30 p.m. under the lights and resume at 9 a.m. Saturday and Sunday for a full slate of games on each youth field. The 11U and 12U brackets line up to be the... Read more >
- March 19, 2014
VERO BEACH, Fla. – On March 20th, the Boys & Girls Club of Indian River County will host their 13th Annual Angel’s Dinner Benefit at Sun Aviation Hangar. This event serves to benefit area youths participating in programs throughout the school year and summer months.
During the events, Boys & Girls Club members will have an opportunity to tour Historic Dodgertown where they will be served a complimentary dinner in the renovated dining area once used by Dodger greats. Following a meet-and-greet with the Benefits’ attendees at Sun Aviation later in the evening, the... Read more >
- March 09, 2014
VERO BEACH, Fla. – Now a Founding Partner of Historic Dodgertown, Hideo Nomo has returned to visit the facility fresh off his election into the Japan Baseball Hall of Fame. Nomo partnered with former Dodgers owner Peter O’Malley, his sister Terry O’Malley Seidler and former teammate Chan Ho Park in managing Historic Dodgertown in 2012.
On January 17, 2014, Nomo became just the 3rd player to be voted into the Japan Baseball Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility, joining Sadaharu Oh and Victor Starffin. He also is the youngest player (45 and 4 months) in... Read more >
- March 03, 2014
VERO BEACH, Fla. – Sebastian River High School Baseball will be playing a number of home games at Historic Dodgertown the week of March 3rd as field repairs would not allow for play. With Historic Dodgertown entering its first week of High School and College Spring Training and field usage frequent, some creative scheduling allowed for the Sharks to host four games in five days.
“Historic Dodgertown is pleased to be able to assist Sebastian River High School while their ball field is under repair” said Vice President, Craig Callan. “We consider it a... Read more >
- February 28, 2014
VERO BEACH, Fla. – Beginning Monday, March 3rd, Historic Dodgertown will host a two-month stretch of High School and College Spring Training games presented by Musco Lighting, the official lighting partner of Historic Dodgertown. Over 130 teams from all over the United States will utilize the spring break schedule of their academic year to kick-off their baseball and softball seasons.
The slate of games during the first week will be heavily weighted with USCAA teams, a collegiate association of small colleges from all over the U.S. and Canada. Daily schedules will vary with games beginning as early... Read more >
- February 26, 2014
VERO BEACH, Fla. – Historic Dodgertown has been playing host to three international baseball clubs at once beginning Monday February 24th. The Italian national team will be training in preparation for upcoming European tournaments while a club team from Montreal, Canada and another from France bring youth teams of multiple age groups to sunny Vero Beach.
Already having hosted the SK Wyverns, a South Korean professional team, throughout January and Espoir, Arvida, a club team from Canada, Historic Dodgertown has been an international baseball hub in 2014.
Team Italy’s Historic Dodgertown roster... Read more >
- February 18, 2014
Historic Dodgertown is Hosting a Spectrum of Groups Following a Successful Presidents’ Day Tournament
VERO BEACH, Fla. – Historic Dodgertown will be abuzz with action following a successful Treasure Coast Presidents’ Day Tournament weekend that saw 59 teams from eleven states.
The first to arrive, despite a weather delay in the frigid northeast, is the Red Water Lacrosse Club from New York. They will be on campus through February 22nd training on the multi-purpose field and under the lights on Field 2 throughout the week.
Returning from their January Umpire School, Minor League Baseball is hosting their Umpire Evaluation School which is made up of top students from... Read more >
- February 14, 2014
VERO BEACH, Fla. – Historic Dodgertown will host its fourth annual Treasure Coast Presidents’ Day Challenge youth baseball tournament this weekend. The February 15-17 tournament will include 59 teams, separated into 12U, 13U, 14U, 16U and 18U age divisions.
Registration and check-in will be held on Friday, February 14, and games begin Saturday, February 15 at 8 a.m. The tournament schedule and daily results will be available at www.HistoricDodgertown.com on the Presidents’ Day Tournament page.
The tournament, sponsored by the Treasure Coast Sports Commission and Florida Sports Foundation, features a strong representation of... Read more >