The Fulton Force, established to provide local players an opportunity to play elite travel baseball, will start its summer schedule with games against the CNY All-Stars at 9 a.m. Sunday June 22 at G. Ray Bodley High School.
The remainder of the tournament schedule includes June 28-29 at the Bring the Heat Invitational in Allentown PA, a week at Cooperstown Baseball World July 11-18, the In The Net August Avenger Invitational Aug. 1-3 in Hershey PA and at the NTNLL Classic Aug. 15-17 in North Tonawanda NY.
If the team places in the top 3 at either of the invitational tournaments, it will get an automatic invitation to the National Championships played later in the summer in Pennsylvania.
The members of the 2014 Fulton Force 14U are: Dalton Babcock (Oswego), Nolan Bonnie (Fulton), Taber Carter (Hannibal), Will Caster (Fulton), Cole Cotton (Fulton), Brian DuFrane (Mexico), Austin Flemming (Fulton), Bryce Guernsey (Fulton), Noah Hardter (Oswego) and Malcolm Wettering (Fulton).
The team is coached by Randy Cotton, Larry King and Derek Thombs.
The Fulton Force has been established as an organization and plans to increase its number of participants to include other age levels starting next year.
The team will be fundraising in the next few weeks. It also have a Corn Hole Tournament/Chicken Barbecue fundraiser July 6 at Muskies and an online donation site set up at fundme.com.
Anyone who needs more information about the team or any of its fundraising events, email firstname.lastname@example.org.