Several Falcons Playing Summer Ball in 2008

    Team co-captain Jake Petro.
    Team co-captain Jake Petro.

    June 4, 2008

    For the second summer in a row, Air Force will be sending its top players into summer baseball programs. 16 players will be scattered across eight teams in six leagues, including recent graduates Jake Allen and Chay Derbigny, who will represent the stars and stripes as part of the U.S. Military All-Stars.

    Below is a listing of the league and teams where current and recently graduated Falcons will be playing their summer ball.

    Northwoods League

    Alexandria Beetles

    Jr. RHP Jake Petro
    So. 1B/DH Addison Gentry
    Fr. IF/OF Nathan Carter

    Coastal Plains League

    Columbia Blowfish

    (Shaw AFB, SC - Air Force base players will be stationed at)
    So. IF/OF Tyler McBride
    So. RHP Alex Truesdale

    Fayetteville Swampdogs

    (Pope AFB, NC)
    Fr. LHP Brad Pingel
    So. RHP Michael Ruvolo

    Peninsula Pilots

    (Langley AFB, VA)
    So. RHP Colin Shepherd
    Fr. RHP Matt Barattino

    Nor-Cal Semi Pro Collegiate League



    Sacramento Legends

    (Travis AFB, CA)
    So. SS K.J. Randhawa
    So. 1B/DH Matt Alexander

    West Coast Collegiate Baseball League

    Olympia Athletics

    A non-league collegiate summer baseball team affiliated with the Kitsap BlueJackets

    (McChord AFB, WA)
    Jr. RHP Casey Allen
    So. OF Ben Ausbun

    Horizon Air Summer Series

    Yuba Sutter Gold Sox

    (Beale AFB, CA)
    So. OF Daniel Walker

    U.S. Military All-Stars

    Sr. OF Chay Derbigny
    Sr. OF Jake Allen
    RHP Paul Vignola (USAFA Class of 2006)
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