The Inner City Baseball Classic is coming back to Greensboro for 2017(Metropolitan Junior Baseball League)

Posted by Andy Durham on March 22, 2017 at 2:41 pm under Amateur | Comments are off for this article

Greensboro, North Carolina has been selected to host the 27th Annual MJBL Inner City Classic July 14-18, 2017, returning here after successful stints in 2009 and 2010. Those earlier efforts were led by Guilford County Sports Hall of Fame member and former Mid Eastern Athletic Conference Commissioner, Ken Free Sr., who is a Greensboro resident and serves as Chairman of the Board for MJBL…The games will take place on various Greensboro Parks and Recreation fields throughout the city…

“There are two leading champions for the MJBL in our local community….Ken Free Sr. who has literally done it all in growing and developing inner-city baseball leagues, and our Greensboro Parks and Recreation Department, who place tremendous value on youth sports participation and opportunity.”
Kim Strable, President, Greensboro Sports Commission

Click On below for Carl Brower with the Greensboro Parks and Recreation Department’s Board of commissioners…

Click On below to hear from Austin Homan, Athletics Superintendent, Greensboro Parks and Recreation Department…

Click On below for Ken Free Sr., who is the Chairman of the Board for the Metropolitan Junior Baseball League/MJBL….

Click On below as Ken Free Sr. recognizes Coach JB Baynes and introduces Bill Forrester Jr., the Executive Director of the MJBL…

Click On below for a young player from Reggie Tatum’s team, as the young fellow steps up to the podium to share his thoughts on the MJBL…

Kim Strable with Greensboro Sports Commission recognizes Lacey Free for his work in the local sports community….

Kim Strable begins to close out the Press Conference for the Inner City Baseball Classic and sends the kids to the field and we will see them next…Click On below for Mr. Strable and his remarks..

Click On below to see the kids on the field at the MJBL, at Leonard Recreation Center…


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