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Daredevils Announce Players Signings

The Outer Banks Daredevils announced the signing of 4 returning players. Xavier Barriere (Dundalk CC), Dylan Harvey (Univ. of Mount Olive), James Walsh (Randolph-Macon) and Tyler Woodhouse (COA). We would like to welcome back Xavier, Dylan, James and Tyler for another summer of Daredevils Baseball.

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Daredevils announce player signings

The Daredevils announce the signing of 4 more players to the 2014 roster. Ozzie Adams, INF (Kirkwood CC), Tyler Franko, OF (Iowa Central CC), Adam Poldberg, LHP (Iowa Central CC), and Wes Glienke, RHP (Iowa Central CC). We are excited to have Ozzie, Tyler, Adam and Wes joining us for the 2014 season. Welcome to the Outer Banks Daredevils.

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Daredevils add local players to the 2014 roster

The Outer Banks Daredevils add 4 local players to the 2014 roster. Parker Kelly (UNCP), Chance DuCharme (FMU), Wes Carmichael (VWC) and Josh Brooks (ECU.c). We are excited to have Parker, Chance and Wes joining us for the upcoming season, and we are also excited to have Josh back for another summer of Daredevils baseball.

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Effective, Affordable Advertising Available

Effective, Affordable Advertising Available now with the Outer Banks Daredevils. We offer a great opportunity to gain valuable exposure for your business while supporting our home town team. Advertising with the Outer Banks Daredevils is easy, affordable and effective. The Daredevils will be playing 40 games this summer here in the Outer Banks, and our games are attended by both locals and vacationers. America’s Favorite Pastime is alive and well here in the Outer Banks, and the Outer Banks Daredevils were voted 2013 Best of the Beach for Best Family Attraction. We invite you to join our great team of advertisers. Here are some of the ways we can promote your business.

We promote your business through quality signage displayed at the ballpark

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We promote your business through full color ads in our Game Day Souvenir Program…

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We promote your business through Public Address Announcements during our games…

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We promote your business through On Site Promotional Activities, where we bring the Daredevils to you…

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We promote your business here on our website and through our social media

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Additional Benefits of Advertising with the Outer Banks Daredevils include Season Tickets you and your employees can use throughout the summer as well as helping to support your home town team.

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If you are interested in advertising with the Outer Banks Daredevils for the 2014 season, please visit our Advertising page here on our website, or call us at 252-715-3017 or email us at daredevilsobx@gmail.com and we will be glad to arrange a time to meet with you and go over all of our great promotional opportunities. Thank you for considering advertising with the Outer Banks Daredevils.

Host Families Needed

 …Host Families Needed for the 2014 season.

The Outer Banks Daredevils are once again asking our supporters to open up their homes this summer to one of our players or interns. Whether you have served as a host family in the past, or would like to become a host family for the 2014 season, there are host family opportunities available for the upcoming season. If you would like to become a host family, providing room & board to a college baseball player or one of our college interns, please email us your information at daredevilsobx@gmail.com or contact us by phone at (252) 715-3017.

Players will be arriving between May 17, 2014 and May 23, 2014 and will be departing approximately August 15, 2014.

Being a host family is a great opportunity to support the Outer Banks Daredevils while giving a college baseball player or intern the opportunity to gain valuable experience while enjoying the beautiful Outer Banks and North Carolina’s world famous southern hospitality.

2013 Best of the Beach

The Outer Banks Daredevils have been voted 2013 Best of the Beach for Best Family Attraction. The Outer Banks Daredevils, a collegiate summer baseball team, located in the beautiful Outer Banks of North Carolina, are extremely proud to have been recognized as the 2013 Best Family Attraction here in the Outer Banks. We strive to provide a great atmosphere for families to enjoy America’s favorite pastime and we want to thank all of our fans, coaches, staff, players, and our great team of business sponsors for helping us make the 2013 season a great success. We hope everyone will join us again next season as the Outer Banks Daredevils return to the field for the 2014 season and another summer of great family fun here in the beautiful Outer Banks of North Carolina.

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Thank you to all our fans and sponsors for a great season…

We wanted to say thank you to all of our fans and sponsors for their support of Daredevils baseball this season. We are happy to say our home team Daredevils were first half champions in the Tidewater Summer League, and battled the second half champion Tidewater Drillers in the rain shortened League Championship Series and after splitting the series with a win each, the League declared the Outer Banks Daredevils and the Tidewater Drillers Co-Champions for the 2013 Season. Thank you again to everyone who came out and supported the Daredevils, and thank you to all of our great sponsors, and our host families for your support. As we say goodbye to the boys of summer, we look forward to the 2014 season, and hope everyone will be back at the ballpark next summer for Outer Banks Daredevils baseball.

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Outer Banks Daredevils defeats Tidewater Drillers, 8-2

Thursday, August 8, 2013 – First Flight Baseball Complex, Kill Devil Hills, NC.

Outer Banks Daredevils pounded out 11 hits in route to an 8-2 victory over the Tidewater Drillers on Thursday at First Flight HS in Game 2 of the League Championship Series.

Outer Banks Daredevils scored four runs in the first on a solo home run by Eric Schenck-Joblinske, an RBI single by Will Miller, and a two-run double by Kevin Stein.

Eric racked up two RBIs on one hit for Outer Banks Daredevils.

Josh Vales got the win for Outer Banks Daredevils. He allowed two runs over six innings. He struck out eight, walked six and surrendered three hits.

Outer Banks Daredevils piled on three more runs in the bottom of the fourth. A bases loaded walk scored Zach Hynes to get Outer Banks Daredevils on the board in the inning. That was followed up by Conner Hall‘s single, scoring Tommy Kane and Dylan Harvey.

It didn’t take long for Tidewater Drillers to respond as it scored one run of its own in the fifth and sixth innings. Outer Banks Daredevils added another in the sixth, putting the finishing touches on their 11 hit, 8 run effort.

Teams 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Drillers 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 5 0
Daredevils 4 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 8 11 0

Congratulations to the Outer Banks Daredevils and the Tidewater Drillers, Tidewater Summer League’s Collegiate Division Co-Champions.

 

Tidewater Drillers pulls away late for 7-1 victory over Outer Banks Daredevils

Tuesday, August 6, 2013 – First Flight Baseball Complex, Kill Devil Hills, NC.

It was a tight game until Tidewater Drillers scored seven late runs for the 7-1 victory over Outer Banks Daredevils on Tuesday at First Flight HS.

Nick Faison got the win for Tidewater Drillers. He pitched two shutout innings. Nick Faison struck out one, walked one and gave up one hit.

The game was never in doubt after the seventh, as Tidewater Drillers scored two runs on a two-run single by Kurt Sinnen.

Tidewater Drillers tacked on another five runs in the eighth. A clutch error scored Jeffrey Swoope to open the scoring in the frame. That was followed up by Kyle Morrison‘s single, scoring Tyler Tharp.

Outer Banks Daredevils scored its only run of the game on an RBI double by Eric Schenck-Joblinske in the ninth inning.

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Drillers 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 0 7 10 1
Daredevils 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 6 5