Tag: IBL

Barnstormers sell out season tickets

Barnstormers sell out season tickets

Dave Gough- February 21, 2024

The Chatham-Kent Barnstormers baseball team hasn't even played a game yet and they've already hit a home run. The Barnstormers, who will begin their inaugural ... Read More

Say hello to new CK Barnstormers’ mascot Lefty

Say hello to new CK Barnstormers’ mascot Lefty

Dave Gough- February 11, 2024

Saturday was the grand reveal of the Chatham-Kent Barnstormers' official mascot. The mascot's name is Lefty, which the Barnstormers said embodies the spirit of their ... Read More

Barnstormers home opener set for May 18

Barnstormers home opener set for May 18

Dave Gough- January 17, 2024

Mark your calendars, the Intercounty Baseball League released their 2024 schedule on Wednesday. The Intercounty Baseball League is celebrating its 105th season in 2024, ushering ... Read More

Barnstormers sign Goodwin

Barnstormers sign Goodwin

Dave Gough- January 12, 2024

The Chatham-Kent Barnstormers have signed their fourth player for this upcoming Intercounty Baseball League season. The Barnstormers announced the signing of Sadler Goodwin from Cordova ... Read More

Barnstormers working on constructing roster

Barnstormers working on constructing roster

Dave Gough- December 1, 2023

The Chatham-Kent Barnstormers roster-building continues. The brand-new Intercounty Baseball League announced earlier this week that they are signing Miles Norman. Norman hails from Oregon. The ... Read More

Spencer Marcus signs as first Barnstormers player

Spencer Marcus signs as first Barnstormers player

Dave Gough- November 14, 2023

Chatham-Kent Barnstormers general manager Harry Muir welcomes Chatham's Spencer Marcus as the first player the team signed to their roster. Spencer Marcus checks off a ... Read More

CK Barnstormers name Dan Norman as inaugural manager

CK Barnstormers name Dan Norman as inaugural manager

CKSN Staff- July 20, 2023

Chatham-Kent’s new Intercounty Baseball League team continues to add pieces to the puzzle ahead of its inaugural season. The Barnstormers have announced Dan Norman will ... Read More

Local IBL Team Rebranded As The Chatham-Kent Barnstormers

Local IBL Team Rebranded As The Chatham-Kent Barnstormers

CKSN Staff- July 7, 2023

Following a rocky start, the municipality’s new Intercounty Baseball League team has now been dubbed the Chatham-Kent Barnstormers. The name of the team and the ... Read More

IBL Franchise Coming To Chatham-Kent

IBL Franchise Coming To Chatham-Kent

CKSN Staff- November 23, 2022

Fergie Jenkins Field in Chatham will again be home to the Western Counties Wolverines this summer. Chatham-Kent will soon be home to an Inter-County Baseball ... Read More

Fergie Jenkins Will Throw Out First Pitch At London Majors Game

Fergie Jenkins Will Throw Out First Pitch At London Majors Game

CKSN Staff- July 28, 2022

Baseball Hall of Famer and Chicago Cubs legend Fergie Jenkins will throw out the first pitch Friday at Labatt Park in London before the London ... Read More

Group Looking At Chatham To House Semi-Professional Baseball Team

Group Looking At Chatham To House Semi-Professional Baseball Team

CKSN Staff- March 28, 2022

The Intercounty Baseball League (IBL) is one of Canada's longest running and most successful baseball leagues. In the near future, an IBL expansion team could ... Read More

Podcast: ETSW Featuring Guest Ryan Harrison

Podcast: ETSW Featuring Guest Ryan Harrison

CKSN Submissions- July 5, 2020

On this episode of the Entering the Sports World podcast, host Bryce Fraser talks to Ryan Harrison. Harrison owns the Welland Jackfish baseball team, who ... Read More

Corrente Heating Up With Burlington Bandits

Corrente Heating Up With Burlington Bandits

Ian Kennedy- July 10, 2014

Chatham's Rich Corrente pitching for the IBL's Burlington Bandits - Contributed PhotoChatham's Rich Corrente is getting his chance with the Burlington Bandits of the IBL, ... Read More

From Stitches To Strikeouts, Corrente Is Back

From Stitches To Strikeouts, Corrente Is Back

Ian Kennedy- March 31, 2014

Rich Corrente pitching for the St. Catherine College Patriots - Photo by St. Catherine AthleticsFor many baseball players, a Tommy John surgery can mark the ... Read More