Opening Day Jam With SOHO DOWN!
Join us at Chichester Park, Field # 3, for our opening day jam starring SOHO DOWN. Soho Down is a Country Rock band known for their powerful dual female and male lead vocals, sweet harmonies, scorching guitar and rock solid rhythm, with their own songs and your favorite Top 40 covers, this group keeps the crowds coming back for more! Soho Down was formed in Lorton, VA. by Jennifer Allen, Eric Shaw & Robert Bridgers. With the addition of Jessie Kohls, Mike Farris and later Gregg Park on guitar, the band started to really click! By the pen of Eric & Jennifer and a few visits to the recording studio, their Country/Rockin’ Blues sound is ready to hit the public with their first Nashville recorded EP, Available Now! on “ITunes.”
The concert begins a 6:00 P.M. and immediately follows our first ever SBL hitting contest. Sponsored by Dick’s Sporting Goods, SBL players will compete by age group for the best hitter. Prizes will be awarded during the concert intermission. The hitting contest is as follows:
- Field #5 Boys Rookie Baseball Age 7/8
- Field #4 Girls’ 8U Softball Age 7/8
- Field #5 Boys Minor Baseball Age 9/10
- Field #4 Girls’ 10U Softball Girls Age 9/10
- Field #5 Boys Major Baseball Age 11/12
- Field #4 Girls’ 12U Softball Girls Age 11/12
- Field #2 Girls’ 16U Softball Girls Age 13/14/15/16
In addition, Stafford Baseball League will be accepting donations. 50% of all donations will be forwarded to the family of Trooper Chad Dermyer of the Virginia State Police, who recently lost his life in the line of duty.
Parking for the event will be at Chichester Park, Stafford High School student lot (shuttle bus from lot to park and return), and the Stafford County Government Center – Shuttle bus to park and back. Pick up will be at the flag area at the courthouse in front of the government center.
Please join us for this opening day celebration. Don’t forget the lawn chairs, beach blankets, dancing shoes!