2018 FIRST PITCH SOCIAL & SILENT AUCTION
Saturday, February 3, 2018 / 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Join us for an evening of fun with a catered dinner, drinks and music. This community event is a great opportunity to meet the coaches, learn more about Viking Baseball and hang out with friends all while supporting the Lakeside Dugout Club. Bring friends and come on out to the auction to help us celebrate the opening of our 2018 season! Back by popular demand is our “wine pull”! Admission $25 per person/$40 per couple.
Zone of Light Studio, 1202 Zonolite Rd., NE, Atlanta, GA 30306
Questions? Carol Chilton (404) 275-1699
SCHEDULING ANNOUNCEMENTS – 2018 SEASON
January 16-19: Tryouts for all returning 10, 11 and 12th grade players and all new 11 and 12th grade players.
January 18-19: Tryouts for all 9th grade players and all new 10th grader players.
Tryouts may continue on the 20th and into the following week if necessary.
IMPORTANT NOTE: For all Varsity players, please note that two region games will be played during the second half of Spring Break. All Varsity players are expected back from Spring Break for practice at LHS at 6:00pm on Wednesday April 4, 2018. No activities for JV during Spring Break.
LAKESIDE VIKINGS GEAR STILL ON SALE!
Get new Lakeside gear for yourself, your kids and any other Lakeside fans in your life! Check out our two new fan wear sites and place your order today. Select from great new items by Under Armor, Nike, Badger and Mizuno.
1) Lakeside Baseball branded gear: https://teamlocker.squadlocker.com/#/lockers/lakeside-baseball-branded-gear
2) Lakeside Vikings branded gear: https://teamlocker.squadlocker.com/#/lockers/lakeside-vikings-branded-gear
The Lakeside Dugout Club receives a percentage of all orders as a fundraiser, so buy generously and please…PASS THIS ALONG TO FAMILY AND FRIENDS WHO NEED GREAT NEW LAKESIDE GEAR.
2018 MIDDLE SCHOOL BASEBALL ROSTERS
Congratulations and good luck to all players who were selected to join one of Lakeside’s Middle School teams for the 2018 Spring season. We hope you have a great season! Our Gold and Purple team rosters are shown below:
RAFFLE TICKET SALES
Thanks to everyone who sold raffle tickets and who purchased raffle tickets this year. The Georgia Dugout Club announced the winning tickets on Friday 11/17/2017. Please see this link for a listing of the winners (which we understand include a couple who purchased tickets from Lakeside players): http://www.gdcbaseball.org/morefpinfo.php?rid=719&page=index&catg=&titleid=
2017 LAKESIDE BASEBALL HONORS AND AWARDS
Lakeside Players Named to All Region Teams for 2017 Spring Season
We are pleased to announce that Lakeside had the following players named to the All Region teams:
First Team All Region
Second Team All Region
These awards are are voted on by the Region coaches and are based on stats from Region games only. Congratulations!
Varsity Players Recognized
Congratulations to the following players for receiving DeKalb County honors:
First Team All County
DeKalb Sr All Star team members (game scheduled for May 30 at GA State 7:00)
DeKalb Jr All Star team members (May 30 at GA State 4:00)
DeKalb All Academic Team
All County Honorable Mention
Dugout Club Election
Congratulations to to the new slate of Dugout Club board members elected at the May 8th banquet. Thank you for your service!
President – David Tansill
Vice President – Michael Garcia
Secretary – Leslie Blair
Treasurer – Mark Steele
Fundraising – Carol Chilton
If you were not able to attend the banquet, you may want to receive a copy of the 2017 Yearbook with photos of the teams and your Gwinnett Braves tickets! Each player receives two tickets to the June 10 game at Coolray Field. If you would like either a yearbook or game tickets, contact Craig Knight at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Congratulations to all those who won awards at the banquet. This year’s Varsity MVP recipient was Kiernan Acklin, and the Viking Award recipient was James Knight.