Bend Elks to Host 2019 WCL All-Star Game
West Coast League (WCL) commissioner Rob Neyer has announced that the league’s 2019 All-Star Game will be played at Vince Genna Stadium, home of the Bend Elks on Tuesday July 23, 2019.
The 2019 WCL All-Star Game will be the 12th in the league’s history and the first hosted by Bend. Each summer the showcase event features over 40 of the WCL’s top players in the league’s annual exhibition.
“We are so excited to be hosting the 2019 West Coast League All-Star Game in Bend. This will be Bend’s first time hosting the All-Star Game and it is a great way to celebrate our 20th year as a team. Bend is a wonderful place to spend your summer and we cannot wait to bring the best West Coast League players, staff and fans here for a few days next summer,” said Kelsie Hirko of the Bend Elks.
The 2018 WCL All-Star Game took place in Port Angeles, Washington. The North Division topped the South Division 10-6 at Civic Field. Kyle Schimpf (Port Angeles) of the North and Cesar Lopez (Walla Walla) of the South were named co-MVPs. Port Angeles slugger Ron Brown from the University of Houston won the Saltwater Splashdown on July 16, the league’s annual home run derby.
Monday JULY 22ND – WCL HOME RUN DERBY!
Come out to see some of the best hitters in the West Coast League try to hit the most home runs out of the park! This FREE event will include one participant from each WCL team and the Community Home Run Derby winner. Our food and beverage options will be available. Come kick off the WCL All-Star Game with this fun, free event!
Tuesday JULY 23RD – WCL ALL-STAR GAME!
Come out for to see all the best West Coast League players at once! This North vs. South game will showcase the best WCL players and give you an opportunity to see the next best MLB players now! Plus all $2 Tuesday sales will be in effect!
Watch for more details and ticket sales announcements at http://bendelks.com