Men's Baseball Blog

Day 2: Church and Fireside

Nov 20, 2011 - Posted by Ralph R. Zobell at 7:40 pm | Updated: November 20, 2011 7:54 pm | Permalink

We got on the bus at 7:30 this morning and headed to Santo Domingo to attend church. It was great to meet more locals and mingle with them at church.

Church Meeting in San Pedro

Nov 20, 2011 - Posted by Ralph R. Zobell at 11:10 am | Updated: November 29, 2011 5:14 pm | Permalink

The team attends church in San Pedro. Coach Law did a good job when he was asked to step up and play the piano for Sacrament Meeting.

Austin Hall

Nov 20, 2011 - Posted by Ralph R. Zobell at 11:08 am | Permalink

Austin Hall hanging out with his new buddy, Mikey, after church.

Attending Church

Nov 20, 2011 - Posted by Ralph R. Zobell at 11:05 am | Permalink

The Cougars attended church this morning in San Pedro. The locals absolutely love getting to hang out with the team.

Wes Guenther

Nov 20, 2011 - Posted by Ralph R. Zobell at 11:03 am | Permalink

Wes Guenther showing a little girl from church how to win her game.

First Batting Practice

Nov 19, 2011 - Posted by Ralph R. Zobell at 7:21 pm | Permalink

The Cougars warming up in their first batting practice in the Dominican Republic.

Adam Miller

Nov 19, 2011 - Posted by Ralph R. Zobell at 7:17 pm | Updated: November 20, 2011 11:12 am | Permalink

Adam Miller with some of the many local children who came to watch today's practice in the Dominican Republic.

Coach Law and his wife, Sharon, following today's batting practice

Nov 19, 2011 - Posted by Ralph R. Zobell at 7:15 pm | Permalink

Coach Law and his wife, Sharon, following today's BP.

Poolside at the BelleVue Dominican Bay Hotel in Boca Chica

Nov 19, 2011 - Posted by Ralph R. Zobell at 3:29 pm | Updated: November 20, 2011 11:22 am | Permalink

Poolside at the BelleVue Dominican Bay Hotel in Boca Chica, Dominican Republic, l to r front row: Brock Whitney, Austin Hall, Bret Lopez, Mark Anderson, Daniel Welch, and Stephen Wells.

Day 1: The Arrival

Nov 19, 2011 - Posted by Ralph R. Zobell at 2:08 pm | Permalink

After nine hours of flight time and a three hour delay in New York, we've arrived safely in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. Despite the lack of sleep from traveling through the night, the team is very excited to be here. After grabbing a bite to eat they'll hit the practice field for a little bp. Anxious to start doing work in the DR! Photo to come soon, says Jen.