A Fowler-based baseball team has been invited to represent the Valley on the national stage this summer.
”CD Elite” is a travel team with 10 players from Fowler, Fresno, Madera and Coarsegold ages 10 and 11. The group has only played together a few months, but they’ve already proven they’re a team to beat.
Last month, they qualified to play in the National Youth Baseball Championships in New York, it’s like the ‘World Series’ for travel teams. In the past, teams haven’t attended the championship because of the expense, but parents want to make sure every player gets the chance to go. They’re asking the community for support,
The July trip costs about $3,000 per player for travel, lodging and uniforms, For more, visit their Go Fund Me page.