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Little League Baseball is in Full Swing

Fun-Go and many of his friends were excited to help kick off opening day ceremonies across the entire community. For the first time, The Swamp was home to the Hope Mills Youth Association Opening Ceremonies. Everyone was excited to hit the field that the

SwampDogs Find Dynamic Duo in Golden State

The Fayetteville SwampDogs are pleased to announce the signing of pitcher Blake Schriever and outfielder Joey Cooper from Cal State Northridge to the 2018 roster. Schriever, who grew up in Yorba Linda, California, is in his second year at Northridge. The

SwampDogs Alum Makes Major League Debut

Yesterday marked a thrilling day at The Swamp, as former SwampDog Joey Lucchesi made his Major League debut for the San Deigo Padres. The 24-year-old pitcher did not factor in to the decision, surrendering three runs on seven hits over 4.2 innings in an e

SwampDogs Welcome Familiar Face

The Fayetteville SwampDogs are pleased to announce the signing of pitcher Josh Avila for the 2018 season. Avila, a 5-11, 180 lb. junior at the University of the Cumberlands, had a brief stint at The Swamp in 2017, going 1-0 with a 1.12 ERA in three appear

SwampDogs Sign Titanic Twosome for 2018

The Fayetteville SwampDogs are thrilled to announce the signing of Dillon Brown and Jairus Richards, teammates at Cal State Fullerton, for the 2018 season. Brown is entering his sophomore season after an impressive opening act with the Titans. The 6-3, 21

College Baseball Weekend Wrap Up

Another weekend of college baseball at The Swamp is in the books. Frostburg State University returned for their second weekend, while Rutgers-Newark and The College of New Rochelle were on the schedule for their first visit to Fayetteville. In true North

Weekend Baseball at The Swamp

This weekend The Swamp hosted Frostburg State University, Penn State – Abington and Stevenson University as they kicked off their 2018 season in Fayetteville. Due to questionable weather, Frostburg State played Penn State – Abington in a doubl

Baseball at The Swamp Updated Schedule

Ladies and gentlemen, children of all ages; it’s that time of year again! It’s finally time to say the three words we’ve all been anticipating…BASEBALL IS BACK! Don’t let the weatherman talk you into staying home this weekend. They’re wrong ha

SwampDogs Host Family Gathering

Family gatherings aren’t just for the holidays. The SwampDogs got together last night with many host families to talk baseball and catch up on what’s new. Current and prospective families were invited to Kickback Jack’s to join in the fu